Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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.

A Conservative Version

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

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.

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 Therefore be longsuffering, brethren, even to the arrival of the Lord. Behold, the farmer awaits the precious fruit of the earth, being longsuffering for it, even till he should receive the early and late rain. 8 Be longsuffering, ye also; make your hearts firm: for the arrival of the Lord has drawn near. 9 Groan not against one another, brethren, that ye be not condemned: behold, the judge stands before the door.


Cross References

1 Peter 4:7

And the end of all has drawn near: be ye therefore of sound mind, and live abstemiously in prayers.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for Jehovah: be strong, and thy heart shall be strengthened: and wait for Jehovah.

Psalm 37:7

Be silent to Jehovah and wait for him: thou shalt not be angry at him prospering his way, at the man doing wickednesses.

Psalm 40:1-3

To the overseer: of David chanting. Waiting, I waited for Jehovah, and he will incline to me, and he will hear my cry.

Psalm 130:5

I waited for Jehovah, my soul waited, and I hoped for his word

Philippians 4:5

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

Genesis 49:18

I waited for thy deliverance, Jehovah.

Lamentations 3:25-26

Good Jehovah to those waiting for him, to the soul that will seek him.

Micah 7:7

I will look about for Jehovah, I will wait for God my deliverer; my God will hear me.

Habakkuk 2:3

For yet the vision for the appointment, and it shall breathe to the end, and it shall not lie: if it shall delay, wait for it; for coming, it will come; and it shall not delay.

Romans 8:25

And if what we see not, we hope for, by patience we wait.

Romans 13:11-12

And this, knowing the time, that already the hour ye should be awakened out of sleep: for now our salvation nearer than when we believed.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

And to wait for his Son from the heavens, whom be raised from the dead, Jesus, saving us from coming wrath.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

To make your hearts firm, complete in holiness before God, and our Father, in the arrival of our Lord Jesus Christ with all his holy ones.

2 Thessalonians 3:5

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Hebrews 10:25-37

Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the custom to some; but beseeching: and by so much the more, inasmuch as ye see the day drawing near.

James 5:9

Groan not against one another, brethren, that ye be not condemned: behold, the judge stands before the door.

Revelation 22:20

He testifying says, Yes, I come swiftly. Amen. Yes, come, Lord Jesus.

Galatians 5:22

And the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faith,

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