1 Thessalonians

King James Version (KJV)

King James Bible KJV

1 Thessalonians 5:11

“Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore, comfort your selues together, and edifie one another, euen as also ye doe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore exhort one another, and build each other up, even as also ye do.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So then, go on comforting and building up one another, as you have been doing.
- Basic English Bible

Wherefore encourage one another, and build up each one the other, even as also ye do.
- Darby Bible

Wherefore, comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore encourage one another, and let each one help to strengthen his friend, as in fact you do.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore exhort one another, and build each other up, even as you also do.
- World English Bible

For which thing comforte ye togidere, and edefie ye ech other, as ye doon.
- Wycliffe Bible

wherefore, comfort ye one another, and build ye up, one the one, as also ye do.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 5:11

1Th 5:11 Wherefore comfort yourselves together. This assurance is ground for comfort, and especially for comfort for mourners. Edify one another. "Build each other up" (Revised Version); strengthen each other.

Discussion for 1 Thessalonians 5

  • BSP
    Verse 20 reminds us that we should take prophecies very seriously and not despise them.
  • BSP
    We should give thanks for everything as verse 18 shows.
  • Pearl
    I praise him for the peace and joy he has given me. He is my rock annd Lord.
  • MockingBird
    There is an appointment for the ungodly , which is the wrath of God : there is an appointment for the Godly ,those that are in Christ Jesus , salvation . God's people are not appointed to wrath . I obtain salvation through my Lord Jesus Christ !!!
  • Carol Karam
    I think that forgiveness and salvation is there for the asking, HE welcomes us with open arms, we just have to ask and accept.
  • Lenora
    I wish that this chapter was read to all the brenthen as asked in verse 27, but even more that the real saints of God would began to be doers and not just hearers alone. My biggest struggle has been with those who proclaim the name of Christ. Therefore making the pursue of Christ harder than it should be.

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