Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Be ye also patient. Establish your hearts, because the coming of the Lord has approached.

New American Standard Bible

You too be patient; strengthen your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.

King James Version

Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.

Holman Bible

You also must be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the Lord’s coming is near.

International Standard Version

You, too, must be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the coming of the Lord is near.

American Standard Version

Be ye also patient; establish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord is at hand.

Amplified

You too, be patient; strengthen your hearts [keep them energized and firmly committed to God], because the coming of the Lord is near.

An Understandable Version

[So], you people should be patient also; strengthen your hearts because the Lord's coming is near [Note: This may refer to the destruction of Jerusalem in AD 70, or to Christ's final coming and judgment].

Anderson New Testament

Be you also patient, establish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draws near.

Bible in Basic English

Be as calm in your waiting; let your hearts be strong: because the coming of the Lord is near.

Common New Testament

You too be patient; strengthen your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.

Daniel Mace New Testament

be you equally patient, and exercise your fortitude, for the advent of the Lord is nigh.

Darby Translation

Ye also have patience: stablish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is drawn nigh.

Godbey New Testament

you also suffer long; establish your hearts; because the coming of the Lord is nigh.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must have patience too; you must keep up your courage, for the coming of the Lord is close at hand.

John Wesley New Testament

Be ye also patient, stablish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord is nigh.

Julia Smith Translation

Be longsuffering, ye also; make your hearts firm: for the arrival of the Lord has drawn near.

King James 2000

Be also patient; establish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draws near.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You also be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the coming of the Lord is near.

Modern King James verseion

You also be patient, establish your hearts, for the coming of your Lord draws near.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be ye also patient therefore, and settle your hearts, for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.

Moffatt New Testament

have patience yourselves, strengthen your hearts, for the arrival of the Lord is at hand.

Montgomery New Testament

So you also must be patient. Stablish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord is at hand!

NET Bible

You also be patient and strengthen your hearts, for the Lord's return is near.

New Heart English Bible

You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.

Noyes New Testament

Be ye also patient, establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.

Sawyer New Testament

Do you also have long patience, confirm your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand.

The Emphasized Bible

Be, ye also, patient, Stablish your hearts, because, the Presence of the Lord, hath drawn near.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord is at hand.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And you must be patient also, and not be discouraged; for the Lord's Coming is near.

Webster

Be ye also patient; establish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.

Weymouth New Testament

So you also must be patient: keeping up your courage; for the Coming of the Lord is now close at hand.

Williams New Testament

You must be patient, too; you must put iron into your hearts, because the coming of the Lord is close at hand.

World English Bible

You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand.

Worrell New Testament

Be ye also patient; establish your hearts, because the coming of the Lord has drawn near.

Worsley New Testament

Be ye also patient, establish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord is near.

Youngs Literal Translation

be patient, ye also; establish your hearts, because the presence of the Lord hath drawn nigh;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Be
μακροθυμέω 
Makrothumeo 
Usage: 7

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120


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

μακροθυμέω 
Makrothumeo 
Usage: 7

στηρίζω 
Sterizo 
Usage: 10

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the coming
παρουσία 
Parousia 
Usage: 21

of the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Context Readings

Exhortation To Patience

7 Be patient therefore, brothers, until the coming of the Lord. Behold, the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient for it, until it receives the early and latter rain. 8 Be ye also patient. Establish your hearts, because the coming of the Lord has approached. 9 Do not grumble, brothers, against each other, so that ye not be judged. Behold, the judge stands before the doors.


Cross References

1 Peter 4:7

But the end of all things has approached. Therefore be serious, and be sober for the prayers.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for LORD. Be strong, and let thy heart take courage. Yea, wait thou for LORD.

Psalm 37:7

Rest in LORD, and wait patiently for him. Fret not thyself because of him who prospers in his way, because of the man who brings wicked devices to pass.

Psalm 40:1-3

I waited patiently for LORD, and he inclined to me, and heard my cry.

Psalm 130:5

I wait for LORD. My soul waits, and in his word do I hope,

Philippians 4:5

Let your meekness be known to all men. The Lord is near.

Genesis 49:18

I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.

Lamentations 3:25-26

LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him.

Micah 7:7

But as for me, I will look to LORD. I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me.

Habakkuk 2:3

For the vision is yet for the appointed time, and it hastens toward the end, and shall not lay. Though it tarry, wait for it, because it will surely come. It will not delay.

Romans 8:25

But if we hope for what we do not see, we wait through patience.

Romans 13:11-12

And this, knowing the time, that the hour is now for us to awake out of sleep. For our salvation is now nearer than when we believed.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

and to await his Son from the heavens whom he raised from the dead--Jesus--who rescues us from the coming wrath.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

in order to establish your hearts unblameable in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all his sanctified.

2 Thessalonians 3:5

And may the Lord direct your hearts for the love of God, and for the steadfastness of the Christ.

Hebrews 10:25-37

Not forsaking the assembling together of ourselves, as is the habit of some, but exhorting, and so much the more as long as ye see the day approaching.

James 5:9

Do not grumble, brothers, against each other, so that ye not be judged. Behold, the judge stands before the doors.

Revelation 22:20

He who testifies these things says, Yea, I come quickly. Truly. Yea, come, Lord Jesus!

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

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