Parallel Verses

Amplified

Seeing then that the promise remains over [from past times] for some to enter that rest, and that those who formerly were given the good news about it and the opportunity, failed to appropriate it and did not enter because of disobedience,

New American Standard Bible

Therefore, since it remains for some to enter it, and those who formerly had good news preached to them failed to enter because of disobedience,

King James Version

Seeing therefore it remaineth that some must enter therein, and they to whom it was first preached entered not in because of unbelief:

Holman Bible

Since it remains for some to enter it, and those who formerly received the good news did not enter because of disobedience,

International Standard Version

Therefore, since it is still true that some will enter it, and since those who once heard the good news failed to enter it because of their disobedience,

A Conservative Version

Since therefore it remains for some to enter into it, and those who formerly had good-news did not enter because of disobedience,

American Standard Version

Seeing therefore it remaineth that some should enter thereinto, and they to whom the good tidings were before preached failed to enter in because of disobedience,

An Understandable Version

So, since it still remains for some people to enter into that rest, but those to whom the good news was previously proclaimed [See verse 2] failed to enter it because of disobedience [See 3:18]

Anderson New Testament

Since, then, it remains that some must enter into it, and they, to whom the good news was first preached, did not enter in on account of unbelief,

Bible in Basic English

So that as it is clear that some have to go in, and that the first hearers of the good news were not able to go in because they went against God's orders,

Common New Testament

Since therefore it remains for some to enter it, and those who formerly had the good news preached to them failed to enter because of disobedience,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Since there remains then a rest which some are still to enter into, for they to whom the promise was first made, did not enter in, because of their incredulity;

Darby Translation

Seeing therefore it remains that some enter into it, and those who first received the glad tidings did not enter in on account of not hearkening to the word,

Godbey New Testament

Then since it remains that some do enter into it, and those formerly having had the gospel preached unto them did not enter in on account of unbelief,

Goodspeed New Testament

Since then it is still true that somebody will be admitted to it, and those who had a gospel preached to them before were not admitted because of their disobedience,

John Wesley New Testament

and they to whom the gospel was preached before,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Seeing, therefore, it remains that some must enter therein, and those to whom it was first preached did not enter in because of disobedience;

Julia Smith Translation

Since therefore it remains for some to come into it, and they before announced of the good news came not in through unbelief:

King James 2000

Seeing therefore it remains that some must enter into it, and they to whom it was first preached entered not in because of unbelief:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Since therefore it remains [for] some to enter into it, and the ones to whom the good news was proclaimed previously did not enter because of disobedience,

Modern King James verseion

Since then it remains that some must enter into it, and since they to whom it was first preached did not enter in because of unbelief,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Seeing therefore it followeth that some must enter thereinto, and they to whom it was first preached, entered not therein for unbelief's sake.

Moffatt New Testament

Since then it is reserved for some to enter it, and since those who formerly got the good news failed to enter owing to their disobedience,

NET Bible

Therefore it remains for some to enter it, yet those to whom it was previously proclaimed did not enter because of disobedience.

New Heart English Bible

Seeing therefore it remains that some should enter therein, and they to whom the good news was before preached failed to enter in because of disobedience,

Noyes New Testament

Since then it still remaineth for some to enter into it, and they to whom the glad tidings of it were first brought did not enter in because of disobedience,

Sawyer New Testament

Since then it remains that some entered into it, and those to whom it was first preached entered not in on account of unbelief,

The Emphasized Bible

Seeing, therefore, that it is left over for, some, to enter into it, and, they who formerly had delivered to them the joyful message, entered not in by reason of obstinacy, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Forasmuch therefore as it remaineth for some to enter into it, and they who first had the gospel preached to them entered not in because of unbelief;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Since, then, there is still a promise that some shall enter upon this Rest, and since those who were first told the Good News did not enter upon it, because of their disbelief,

Webster

Seeing therefore it remaineth that some must enter into it, and they to whom it was first preached entered not because of unbelief:

Weymouth New Testament

Since, then, it is still true that some will be admitted to that rest, and that because of disobedience those who formerly had Good News proclaimed to them were not admitted,

Williams New Testament

Since then it still remains that some are being admitted to it and that those who first had the good news told to them were not admitted because of disobedience,

World English Bible

Seeing therefore it remains that some should enter therein, and they to whom the good news was before preached failed to enter in because of disobedience,

Worrell New Testament

Since, therefore, it remains for some to enter into it, and those to whom the Gospel was formerly proclaimed entered not in because of unbelief,

Worsley New Testament

Seeing therefore it remaineth that some are to enter into it, and they to whom it was at first offered did not enter because of their unbelief,

Youngs Literal Translation

since then, it remaineth for certain to enter into it, and those who did first hear good news entered not in because of unbelief --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐπεί 
Epei 
Usage: 26

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ἀπολείπω 
Apoleipo 
Usage: 6

εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

they to whom it was
εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

πρότερον 
Proteron 
Usage: 9

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

in
εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

because of
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Rest That Remains For The People Of God

5 And [they forfeited their part in it, for] in this [passage] He said, They shall not enter My rest. 6 Seeing then that the promise remains over [from past times] for some to enter that rest, and that those who formerly were given the good news about it and the opportunity, failed to appropriate it and did not enter because of disobedience, 7 Again He sets a definite day, [a new] Today, [and gives another opportunity of securing that rest] saying through David after so long a time in the words already quoted, Today, if you would hear His voice and when you hear it, do not harden your hearts.


Cross References

Hebrews 3:18-19

And to whom did He swear that they should not enter His rest, but to those who disobeyed [who had not listened to His word and who refused to be compliant or be persuaded]?

Numbers 14:12

I will smite them with the pestilence and disinherit them, and will make of you [Moses] a nation greater and mightier than they.

Numbers 14:31

But your little ones whom you said would be a prey, them will I bring in and they shall know the land which you have despised and rejected.

Isaiah 65:15

And you will leave your name to My chosen [to those who will use it] for a curse; and the Lord God will slay you, but He will call His servants by another name [as much greater than the former name as the name Israel was greater than the name Jacob].

Matthew 21:43

I tell you, for this reason the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people who will produce the fruits of it.

Matthew 22:9-10

So go to the thoroughfares where they leave the city [where the main roads and those from the country end] and invite to the wedding feast as many as you find.

Luke 14:21-24

So the servant came and reported these [answers] to his master. Then the master of the house said in wrath to his servant, Go quickly into the great streets and the small streets of the city and bring in here the poor and the disabled and the blind and the lame.

Acts 13:46-47

And Paul and Barnabas spoke out plainly and boldly, saying, It was necessary that God's message [concerning salvation through Christ] should be spoken to you first. But since you thrust it from you, you pass this judgment on yourselves that you are unworthy of eternal life and out of your own mouth you will be judged. [Now] behold, we turn to the Gentiles (the heathen).

Acts 28:28

So let it be understood by you then that [this message of] the salvation of God has been sent to the Gentiles, and they will listen [to it]!

1 Corinthians 7:29

I mean, brethren, the appointed time has been winding down and it has grown very short. From now on, let even those who have wives be as if they had none,

Galatians 3:8

And the Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify (declare righteous, put in right standing with Himself) the Gentiles in consequence of faith, proclaimed the Gospel [foretelling the glad tidings of a Savior long beforehand] to Abraham in the promise, saying, In you shall all the nations [of the earth] be blessed.

Hebrews 4:2

For indeed we have had the glad tidings [Gospel of God] proclaimed to us just as truly as they [the Israelites of old did when the good news of deliverance from bondage came to them]; but the message they heard did not benefit them, because it was not mixed with faith (with the leaning of the entire personality on God in absolute trust and confidence in His power, wisdom, and goodness) by those who heard it; neither were they united in faith with the ones [Joshua and Caleb] who heard (did believe).

Hebrews 4:9

So then, there is still awaiting a full and complete Sabbath-rest reserved for the [true] people of God;

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