Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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;

Montgomery New Testament

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

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:

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 And I commend you to Phebe our sister -- being a ministrant of the assembly that is in Cenchrea -- 2 that ye may receive her in the Lord, as doth become saints, and may assist her in whatever matter she may have need of you -- for she also became a leader of many, and of myself.


Cross References

Acts 18:18

And Paul having remained yet a good many days, having taken leave of the brethren, was sailing to Syria -- and with him are Priscilla and Aquilas -- having shorn his head in Cenchera, for he had a vow;

2 Corinthians 3:1

Do we begin again to recommend ourselves, except we need, as some, letters of recommendation unto you, or from you?

Matthew 12:50

for whoever may do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.'

Mark 10:30

who may not receive an hundredfold now in this time, houses, and brothers, and sisters, and mothers, and children, and fields, with persecutions, and in the age that is coming, life age-during;

Luke 8:3

and Joanna wife of Chuza, steward of Herod, and Susanna, and many others, who were ministering to him from their substance.

1 Timothy 5:2

aged women as mothers, younger ones as sisters -- in all purity;

1 Timothy 5:9-10

A widow -- let her not be enrolled under sixty years of age, having been a wife of one husband,

James 2:15

and if a brother or sister may be naked, and may be destitute of the daily food,

1 Peter 1:22-23

Your souls having purified in the obedience of the truth through the Spirit to brotherly love unfeigned, out of a pure heart one another love ye earnestly,



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