Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child'serveth a father,'so he served with me in furtherance of the gospel.

New American Standard Bible

But you know of his proven worth, that he served with me in the furtherance of the gospel like a child serving his father.

King James Version

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a son with the father, he hath served with me in the gospel.

Holman Bible

But you know his proven character, because he has served with me in the gospel ministry like a son with a father.

International Standard Version

But you know his proven worth how like a son with his father he served with me in the gospel.

A Conservative Version

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child to a father, he served with me for the good-news.

Amplified

But you know of Timothy’s tested worth and his proven character, that he has served with me to advance the gospel like a son serving with his father.

An Understandable Version

But you people know about his proven reliability, how he served with me in advancing [the work of] the Gospel just like a son working with his father.

Anderson New Testament

But you know his approved character, that as a son with a father he has served with me in the gospel.

Bible in Basic English

But his quality is clear to you; how, as a child is to its father, so he was a help to me in the work of the good news.

Common New Testament

But you know that he has proved his worth, because as a son with his father he has served with me in the work of the gospel.

Daniel Mace New Testament

you know he has stood the test, and has serv'd with me in the gospel, as a son serves with his father.

Darby Translation

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child a father, he has served with me in the work of the glad tidings.

Godbey New Testament

But you know his integrity, that, as a child a father, he served along with me in the gospel.

Goodspeed New Testament

But you know his character, and how like a son helping his father he has worked like a slave with me in preaching the good news.

John Wesley New Testament

But ye know the proof of him, that as a son with his father, he hath served with me in the gospel.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye know his proof, that, as a child to a father, he served with me in the good news.

King James 2000

But you know the proof of him, that, as a son with the father, he has served with me in the gospel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you know his proven character, that like a child with a father he served with me for the gospel.

Modern King James verseion

But you know the proof of him, that, as a son with the father, he has served with me in the gospel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye know the proof of him, how that as a son with the father, so with me bestowed he his labour upon the gospel.

Moffatt New Testament

But you know how he has stood the test, how he has served with me in the gospel, like a son helping his father.

Montgomery New Testament

And you know Timothy's worth, how he has shared my servitude in furtherance of the gospel, like a son helping his father.

NET Bible

But you know his qualifications, that like a son working with his father, he served with me in advancing the gospel.

New Heart English Bible

But you know the proof of him, that, as a child serves a father, so he served with me in furtherance of the Good News.

Noyes New Testament

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a son serves a father, he served with me for the gospel.

Sawyer New Testament

But you know his tried virtue, that as a son with a father he has served with me in the gospel.

The Emphasized Bible

But, of the proof of him, be taking note, - that, as child, with father, with me, hath he done service for the glad-message;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But ye have known the trial of him, that, as a son with a father, he hath served with me in the gospel.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But you know what Timothy has proved himself to be, and how, like a child working for his father, he worked hard with me in spreading the Good News.

Webster

But ye know the proof of him, that as a son with the father, he hath served with me in the gospel.

Weymouth New Testament

But you know Timothy's approved worth--how, like a child working with his father, he has served with me in furtherance of the Good News.

Williams New Testament

But you know his tested character, how like a son in fellowship with his father he has toiled with me like a slave in preaching the good news.

World English Bible

But you know the proof of him, that, as a child serves a father, so he served with me in furtherance of the Good News.

Worrell New Testament

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child with a father, he served with me in furtherance of the Gospel.

Worsley New Testament

But ye know the proof I have had of him, that as son with a father he served with me in the gospel.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the proof of him ye know, that as a child serveth a father, with me he did serve in regard to the good news;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ye know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

the proof
δοκιμή 
Dokime 
Usage: 7

of him

Usage: 0

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

a son
τέκνον 
Teknon 
Usage: 69

with the father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

δουλεύω 
Douleuo 
serve, be in bondage, do service
Usage: 20

with
σύν 
sun 
Usage: 120

me
ἐμοί 
Emoi 
me, I, mine, my, 9
Usage: 58

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

Images Philippians 2:22

Prayers for Philippians 2:22

Context Readings

Timothy's Proven Character

21 For they all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ. 22 But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child'serveth a father,'so he served with me in furtherance of the gospel. 23 Him therefore I hope to send forthwith, so soon as I shall see how it will go with me:


Cross References

1 Corinthians 4:17

For this cause have I sent unto you Timothy, who is my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, who shall put you in remembrance of my ways which are in Christ, even as I teach everywhere in every church.

1 Timothy 1:2

unto Timothy, my true child in faith: Grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Corinthians 2:9

For to this end also did I write, that I might know the proof of you, whether ye are obedient in all things.

2 Timothy 1:2

to Timothy, my beloved child: Grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

Acts 16:3-12

Him would Paul have to go forth with him; and he took and circumcised him because of the Jews that were in those parts: for they all knew that his father was a Greek.

2 Corinthians 8:8

I speak not by way of commandment, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.

2 Corinthians 8:22

and we have sent with them our brother, whom we have many times proved earnest in many things, but now much more earnest, by reason of the great confidence which he hath in you.

2 Corinthians 8:24

Show ye therefore unto them in the face of the churches the proof of your love, and of our glorying on your behalf.

Philippians 2:20

For I have no man likeminded, who will care truly for your state.

1 Timothy 1:18

This charge I commit unto thee, my child Timothy, according to the prophecies which led the way to thee, that by them thou mayest war the good warfare;

2 Timothy 3:10

But thou didst follow my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, longsuffering, love, patience,

Titus 1:4

to Titus, my true child after a common faith: Grace and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Saviour.

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