Parallel Verses

John Wesley New Testament

What if God, being willing to shew his wrath, and to make his power known, yet endured with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted for destruction?

New American Standard Bible

What if God, although willing to demonstrate His wrath and to make His power known, endured with much patience vessels of wrath prepared for destruction?

King James Version

What if God, willing to shew his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much longsuffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction:

Holman Bible

And what if God, desiring to display His wrath and to make His power known, endured with much patience objects of wrath ready for destruction?

International Standard Version

Now if God wants to demonstrate his wrath and reveal his power, can't he be extremely patient with the objects of his wrath that are made for destruction?

A Conservative Version

And if God, wanting to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much longsuffering vessels of wrath prepared for destruction,

American Standard Version

What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much longsuffering vessels of wrath fitted unto destruction:

Amplified

What if God, although willing to show His [terrible] wrath and to make His power known, has tolerated with great patience the objects of His wrath [which are] prepared for destruction?

An Understandable Version

What if God [did] patiently put up with people who deserved His wrath and [who were] ready for destruction, even though He was willing to demonstrate His wrath and power?

Anderson New Testament

What, then, if God, intending to show his wrath, and to make his power known, yet, in much long-suffering bore with the vessels of wrath fitted for destruction:

Bible in Basic English

What if God, desiring to let his wrath and his power be seen, for a long time put up with the vessels of wrath which were ready for destruction:

Common New Testament

What if God, choosing to show his wrath and to make his power known, endured with much patience the vessels of wrath prepared for destruction,

Daniel Mace New Testament

if the divine Being has patiently bore with those objects of his displeasure, that had been working out their own destruction, why may he not reveal himself to make them feel his vindictive power,

Darby Translation

And if God, minded to shew his wrath and to make his power known, endured with much long-suffering vessels of wrath fitted for destruction;

Godbey New Testament

But if God, wishing to show forth his indignation and make his power known, endured with much longsuffering the vessels of indignation having been perfected unto destruction:

Goodspeed New Testament

Then what if God, though he wanted to display his anger and show his power, has shown great patience toward the objects of his anger, already ripe for destruction,

Julia Smith Translation

And if God, willing anger to be shown, and his power to be made known, endured in much long suffering the vessels of anger put in proper order for destruction:

King James 2000

What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much longsuffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [what] if God, wanting to demonstrate his wrath and to make known his power, endured with much patience vessels of wrath prepared for destruction?

Modern King James verseion

What if God, willing to show His wrath and to make His power known, endured with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Even so, God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, suffered with long patience the vessels of wrath, ordained to damnation,

Moffatt New Testament

What if God, though desirous to display his anger and show his might, has tolerated most patiently the objects of his anger, ripe and ready to be destroyed?

Montgomery New Testament

But what if God, while intending to show forth his wrath, and to make known his power, yet endured, with much long-suffering, vessels of wrath, fitted to destruction?

NET Bible

But what if God, willing to demonstrate his wrath and to make known his power, has endured with much patience the objects of wrath prepared for destruction?

New Heart English Bible

What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much patience vessels of wrath made for destruction,

Noyes New Testament

What if God endured with much patience vessels of wrath fitted for destruction, purposing to manifest his wrath and to make known his power;

Sawyer New Testament

But if God wishing to show his wrath and to make known his power endured with much long suffering vessels of wrath fitted for destruction,

The Emphasized Bible

And, if God - wishing to shew his anger and to make known his power - bare, in much patience, with vessels of anger already fitted for destruction,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But what if God, willing to display his wrath, and to make known what is possible with him, hath borne with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted for perdition:

Twentieth Century New Testament

And what if God, intending to reveal his displeasure and make his power known, bore most patiently with the objects of his displeasure, though they were fit only to be destroyed,

Webster

What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction:

Weymouth New Testament

And what if God, while choosing to make manifest the terrors of His anger and to show what is possible with Him, has yet borne with long-forbearing patience with the subjects of His anger who stand ready for destruction,

Williams New Testament

And what if God, though wishing to display His anger and make known His power, yet, has most patiently borne with the objects of His anger, already ripe for destruction,

World English Bible

What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much patience vessels of wrath made for destruction,

Worrell New Testament

And what if God, willing to show forth His wrath and to make known His power, endured with much long-suffering vessels of wrath fitted for destruction;

Worsley New Testament

And what if God, though resolved to shew his displeasure at last, and to make known his power, yet bore with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction?

Youngs Literal Translation

And if God, willing to shew the wrath and to make known His power, did endure, in much long suffering, vessels of wrath fitted for destruction,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
What if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would, will/would have, desire, desirous, list, to will,
Usage: 136

to shew
ἐνδείκνυμι 
Endeiknumi 
show, show forth, do, vr show
Usage: 11

ὀργή 
Orge 
Usage: 35

and

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

to make
γνωρίζω 
Gnorizo 
Usage: 21

his

Usage: 0

δυνατός 
Dunatos 
Usage: 26

γνωρίζω 
Gnorizo 
Usage: 21

φέρω 
Phero 
Usage: 45

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

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

μακροθυμία 
Makrothumia 
Usage: 14

the vessels
σκεῦος 
Skeuos 
Usage: 17

of wrath
ὀργή 
Orge 
Usage: 35

καταρτίζω 
Katartizo 
Usage: 11

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

Context Readings

God's Anger And Mercy

21 Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour? 22 What if God, being willing to shew his wrath, and to make his power known, yet endured with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted for destruction? 23 And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, whom he had before prepared for glory?



Cross References

1 Peter 2:8

And a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence, to them who stumble, not believing the word, whereunto also they were appointed.

Jude 1:4

For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were of old described before with regard to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness, and denying our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21-22

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21-12

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:21

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Matthew 23:31-33

Wherefore ye testify against yourselves, that ye are the sons of them who killed the prophets.

Romans 1:18

For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven, against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who detain the truth in unrighteousness.

Romans 2:4-5

Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness, and forbearance, and long suffering, not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?

Romans 9:17

Moreover the scripture saith to Pharoah, For this very thing have I raised thee up, that I may shew my power in thee, and that my name may be declared through all the earth.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

Forbidding us to speak to the Gentiles, that they may be saved, to fill up their sins always: but wrath is come upon them to the uttermost.

1 Thessalonians 5:9

For God hath not appointed us to wrath,

2 Timothy 2:20

But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and silver, but also of wood and of stone; and some to honour, some to dishonour.

1 Peter 3:20

Who some time disbelieved, when the long-suffering of God waited in the Days of Noah, while the ark was preparing, wherein few, that is, eight persons were saved through the water:

2 Peter 2:3

And through covetousness will they with feigned speeches make merchandize of you, whose judgment now of a long time lingereth not, and their destruction slumbereth not.

2 Peter 2:9

The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptation, and to reserve the unrighteous to the day of judgment to be punished.

2 Peter 3:8-9

But, beloved, be not ye ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

2 Peter 3:15

And account the long-suffering of our Lord salvation, as our beloved brother Paul also, according to the wisdom given him, hath written to you:

Revelation 6:9-11

And when he opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of them that had been slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which they held.

Revelation 6:16-17

And said to the mountains and to the rocks, Fall on us, and cover us from the face of him that sitteth on the throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb.

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