1 Thessalonians

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1 Thessalonians 1:7

“So that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So that ye were ensamples to all that beleeue in Macedonia and Achaia.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

so that ye became an ensample to all that believe in Macedonia and in Achaia.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that you became an example to all those who have faith in Christ in Macedonia and Achaia.
- Basic English Bible

so that ye became models to all that believe in Macedonia and in Achaia:
- Darby Bible

So that ye were examples to all that believe, in Macedonia and Achaia.
- Webster's Bible

so that you became a pattern to all the believers throughout Macedonia and Greece.
- Weymouth Bible

so that you became an example to all who believe in Macedonia and in Achaia.
- World English Bible

so that ye ben maad ensaumple to alle men that bileuen, in Macedonye and in Acaie.
- Wycliffe Bible

so that ye became patterns to all those believing in Macedonia and Achaia,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 1:7


1Th 1:7 So that ye were ensamples to all that believe. Their earnestness was such that they were worthy of imitation by all who had become Christian. In Macedonia. The great Roman province, of which Thessalonica was the capital, lying north of the Aegean Sea. And Achaia. The Roman province of which Corinth was the capital. It embraced most of Greece.

Discussion for 1 Thessalonians 1

  • Steve morrow
    1 timothy 1:9 knowing this that the law is not made for a righteous man but for the lawless and disobedient for the ungodly and for sinners for unholy and profane for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers for manslayers 10 for whoremongers for them that defile themselves with mankind for menstealers for liars for perjured persons and if there be any other thing that is contrary to sound doctrine 11 ACCORDING TO THE GLORIOUS GOSPEL OF THE BLESSED GOD WHICH WAS COMMITTED TO MY TRUST-------ACTS 20:24 BUT NONE OF THESE THINGS MOVE ME NEITHER COUNT I MY LIFE DEAR UNTO MYSELF SO THAT I MIGHT FINISH MY COURSE WITH JOY AND THE MINISTRY WHICH I HAVE RECEIVED OF THE LORD JESUS TO TESTIFY THE GOSPEL OF THE GRACE OF GOD
  • Norma
    GOD is the Same ....yesterday...today and forever.. The HOLY GHOST WHICH WAS SENT TO BELIEVERS IN THE UPPER ROOM....WAS THE SAME SPIRIT JESUS...SAID...ITS EXPEDITE THAT I GO A WAY....FOR IF I GO AWAY...THE COMFORTER CAN NOT COME...THEY WERE INSTRUCTED YO GO TO JERUSALEM.... AND TARRY...OR WAIT.......UNTIL THEY BE INDUED...OR FILLED WITH POWER FROM ON HIGH.......THIS POWER IS....IS THE INDWELLING POWER OF GOD....THAT SAVES....SEALS...US UNTO REDEMPTION...DAY THIS POWER LEADS ...GUIDES....BY FAITH... POWER TO DO THE WILL IF GOD...THATS THE POWER THESSALONIANS 1:5 IS EXPLAINING IT IS FOR EVERY BELIEVER...WITHOUT THE SPIRIT OF CHRIST....WE ARE NOT HIS....
  • Pastor lawrence pounda
    These men of God had a burning message of God pouring out to the lost but sorely rejected and persecuted were they till we can hear Paul's soul searching heart define his and their own intent for preaching so earnestly under the de rest of persecution. The warfare become evident they were not wrestling with flesh and blood but with spiritual wickness in places which had the unbelievers carnal.
  • Nkosana
    Praise God for his work of faith and labour of love and also what his son has done BY delivering us from the wrath to come. Let us love each other In God being thankful to God for everything, meditating on that which is good, praying and wishing each other Godly grace and peace as we are Gods true representatives and as such we must turn to God from our idols. We must serve the living and true God
  • Wayne
    As we wait for the arrival of Christ Jesus we are delivered from the wrath to come!!!
  • Joseph clever
    As I read this scripture, I realize that the apostles speaking at that time had me in mind

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