Parallel Verses

Montgomery New Testament

I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a minister of the church at Cenchrae.

New American Standard Bible

I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea;

King James Version

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:

Holman Bible

I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae.

International Standard Version

Now I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess in the church at Cenchrea.

A Conservative Version

Now I commend to you our sister Phoebe who is a helper of the congregation at Cenchreae,

American Standard Version

I commend unto you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church that is at Cenchreae:

Amplified

Now I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess of the church at Cenchreae,

An Understandable Version

I recommend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church at Cenchrea. [Note: This was a seaport town about seven miles east of Corinth].

Anderson New Testament

I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a deaconess of the church that is in Cenchrea,

Bible in Basic English

It is my desire to say a good word for Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae:

Common New Testament

I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea,

Daniel Mace New Testament

I recommend to you Phebe our sister, who is a deaconess of the church at Kenchrea; receive her for Christ's sake,

Darby Translation

But I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is minister of the assembly which is in Cenchrea;

Godbey New Testament

I commend unto you our sister Phoebe, being a minister of the church which is in Cenchrea,

Goodspeed New Testament

I want to introduce to you our sister Phoebe, who is a helper in the church at Cenchreae.

John Wesley New Testament

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, who is a servant of the congregation which is at Cenchrea,

Julia Smith Translation

And I place with you Phebe our sister, being servant of the church in Cenchrea:

King James 2000

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, who is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is also a servant of the church in Cenchrea,

Modern King James verseion

I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I commend unto you Phoebe our sister, which is a minister of the congregation of Cenchreae,

Moffatt New Testament

Let me introduce our sister Phoebe, a deaconess of the church at Cenchreae;

NET Bible

Now I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea,

New Heart English Bible

I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is a servant of the church that is at Cenchreae,

Noyes New Testament

I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a deaconess of the church at Cenchreae;

Sawyer New Testament

AND I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a minister of the church in Cenchrea,

The Emphasized Bible

And I commend to you Phoebe our sister, - being a minister alsoof the assembly which is in Cenchreae;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

I NOW commend unto you Phoebe our sister, who is a deaconess of the church which is at Cenchrea:

Twentieth Century New Testament

I commend to your care our Sister, Phoebe, who helps in the work of the Church at Cenchreae;

Webster

I commend to you Phebe our sister, who is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:

Weymouth New Testament

Herewith I introduce our sister Phoebe to you, who is a servant of the Church at Cenchreae,

Williams New Testament

Now I introduce to you our sister Phoebe, who is a deaconess in the church at Cenchreae,

World English Bible

I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is a servant of the assembly that is at Cenchreae,

Worrell New Testament

I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the assembly which is in Cenchrea;

Worsley New Testament

I recommend to you Phebe, our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea:

Youngs Literal Translation

And I commend you to Phebe our sister -- being a ministrant of the assembly that is in Cenchrea --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
συνιστάω συνιστάνω συνίστημι 
sunistao 
Usage: 16

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

Φοίβη 
Phoibe 
Usage: 1

ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

ἀδελφή 
Adelphe 
Usage: 18

which is
ὤν οὖσα ὄν 
On 

being, when ... was, which is, that is, not tr,
which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 128
Usage: 0

διάκονος 
Diakonos 
Usage: 24

of the church
ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93

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

Context Readings

Many Personal Greetings

1 I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a minister of the church at Cenchrae. 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.


Cross References

Acts 18:18

And Paul after remaining in Corinth some time longer, took leave of the brothers, and sailed away to Syria, accompanied by Priscilla and Aquila. As Paul was under a vow, he had his head shaved at Cenchrea.

2 Corinthians 3:1

Am I beginning again to "recommend" myself? Or do I need, as some do, letters of commendation either to you or from you?

Matthew 12:50

"Behold my mother and my brothers! For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven, is my brother and sister and mother."

Mark 10:30

but shall receive a hundred times as much, now in this present world, houses, brothers, sisters, mothers, children, lands??nd persecutions with them??nd in the world to come eternal life.

Luke 8:3

and Joanna, the wife of Chuza, Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many other women, who used to minister to him out of their substance.

1 Timothy 5:2

the older women as mothers, the younger women as sisters in all purity.

1 Timothy 5:9-10

A widow, to be placed upon the list, must be not less than sixty years old, and one who has been the wife of but one husband.

James 2:15

If a brother or sister be naked and in need of daily food,

1 Peter 1:22-23

Now that by obedience to the truth you have purified your lives for a brotherly love without hypocrisy, you must love one another from your hearts, fervently.



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