Parallel Verses

Montgomery New Testament

Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold in honor men like him;

New American Standard Bible

Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard;

King James Version

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:

Holman Bible

Therefore, welcome him in the Lord with all joy and hold men like him in honor,

International Standard Version

So joyfully welcome him in the Lord and make sure you honor such people highly,

A Conservative Version

Receive him therefore in Lord with all gladness, and hold such men esteemed.

American Standard Version

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy; and hold such in honor:

Amplified

Welcome him [home] then in the Lord with all joy, and honor and highly appreciate men like him,

An Understandable Version

So, you should welcome him in [the fellowship of] the Lord with great joy, and regard such people with honor,

Anderson New Testament

Receive him, therefore, in the Lord with all joy, and regard such as worthy of honor;

Bible in Basic English

So take him to your hearts in the Lord with all joy, and give honour to such as he is:

Common New Testament

So receive him in the Lord with all joy; and honor men like him,

Daniel Mace New Testament

receive him then in the Lord with all alacrity, and let such be the objects of your esteem:

Darby Translation

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honour;

Godbey New Testament

Then receive him in the Lord with all joy, and have such in honor:

Goodspeed New Testament

So give him a hearty Christian welcome, and value men like him very highly,

John Wesley New Testament

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness, and honour such.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness and esteem such

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore receive him in the Lord with all joy; and hold such esteemed.

King James 2000

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in honor:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore welcome him in the Lord with all joy, and consider such [people] highly honored,

Modern King James verseion

Therefore receive him in the Lord with all gladness, and hold such in honor,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness, and make much of such:

Moffatt New Testament

Give him a welcome in the Lord, then, with your hearts full of joy. Value men like that,

NET Bible

So welcome him in the Lord with great joy, and honor people like him,

New Heart English Bible

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honor,

Noyes New Testament

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness, and hold such in honor;

Sawyer New Testament

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and have such in estimation,

The Emphasized Bible

Be giving him welcome, therefore, in the Lord, with all joy; and, such as he, in honour, be holding, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and honourably treat those that are such:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Give him, then, the heartiest of Christian welcomes, and hold such men in great honour.

Webster

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:

Weymouth New Testament

Receive him therefore with heartfelt Christian joy, and hold in honour men like him;

Williams New Testament

So give him a hearty Christian welcome and hold in honor men like him,

World English Bible

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honor,

Worrell New Testament

Receive him, therefore, in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honor;

Worsley New Testament

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and have such in high esteem:

Youngs Literal Translation

receive him, therefore, in the Lord, with all joy, and hold such in honour,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
προσδέχομαι 
Prosdechomai 
Usage: 13


Usage: 0

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

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

χαρά 
Chara 
Usage: 44

and

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

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

τοιοῦτος 
Toioutos 
Usage: 51

Devotionals

Devotionals about Philippians 2:29

Images Philippians 2:29

Prayers for Philippians 2:29

Context Readings

Epaphroditus' Mission

28 Therefore I have been the more eager to send him, in order that you may rejoice in seeing him again, and that I may have one sorrow less. 29 Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold in honor men like him; 30 for it was through the work of the Lord that he came near to death; for he hazarded his very life to supply what was lacking in the help you sent me.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 16:18

They refresh my spirit as they do yours. So cultivate the acquaintance of such men.

Romans 16:2

I beg you to give her a Christian welcome, as the saints should; and to assist her in any matter in which she may have need of you. For she herself has been made an overseer to many people, including myself.

1 Timothy 5:17

Let the elders who fill their offices well, be held worthy of twofold honor; especially those who have the task of preaching and teaching.

1 Thessalonians 5:12

I entreat you, brothers, to acknowledge those who are toiling among you and are your leaders in the Lord, and give you counsel.

Matthew 10:40-41

"Whoever receives you is receiving me, and he who receives me is receiving Him who sent me.

Luke 2:10-11

"Have no fear, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be for all the people.

Luke 9:5

"If any one will not receive you, shake off the dust from your feet as you leave this town, as a testimony against them."

John 13:20

In solemn truth I tell you, he who receives any one that I send is receiving me; and he who receives me is receiving Him who sent me."

Acts 2:46

Day after day they continued stedfastly with one accord in the Temple; and breaking bread together in their own homes, they continued to eat their food with gladness and an undivided heart,

Acts 8:8

There began to be great joy in that city.

Acts 28:10

These loaded us with many honors and, when at last we set sail, they put on board such things as we needed.

Romans 10:15

And how can men preach unless they are sent? As it is written, How beautiful are the feet of those who bring a glad gospel.

1 Corinthians 16:10

If Timothy come, see to it that he is among you without trepidation; for he is doing the Lord's work, as I am, so let no one disparage him.

2 Corinthians 7:2

Make room for me in your hearts! I have wronged no man, I have ruined no man, I have defrauded no man.

2 Corinthians 10:18

For a man is proved worthy, not by his self-commendation, but when he is commended by the Lord.

Ephesians 4:9-12

Now surely this "he ascended" implies that he also descended into the lower part of the earth.

Colossians 4:10

Aristarchus, my fellow prisoner, salutes you, and Marcus, the cousin of Barnabas (about whom you received instructions; if he comes to you, make him welcome), and Jesus surnamed Justas.

Hebrews 13:17

Obey your leaders and submit to them; for they are keeping watch over your souls, as those who must give account; that they may do thus with joy and not with lamentation, for this would be unprofitable to you.

3 John 1:10

Do them when I come I will recall to mind the deeds which he is doing, prating against me with wicked words. Not satisfied with that, he refuses to receive the brothers, forbids those that would receive them, and excommunicates them from the church.



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