2 Thessalonians

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2 Thessalonians 3:1

“Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Finally, brethren, pray for vs, that the word of the Lord may haue free course, and be glorified, euen as it is with you:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Finally, brethren, pray for us that the word of the Lord will spread rapidly and be glorified, just as {it did} also with you;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run and be glorified, even as also `it is' with you;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the rest, my brothers, let there be prayer for us that the word of the Lord may go forward with increasing glory, even as it does with you;
- Basic English Bible

For the rest, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run and be glorified, even as also with you;
- Darby Bible

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you;
- Webster's Bible

Finally, brethren, pray for us, asking that the Lord's Message may be spread rapidly and its glory be displayed, as it was displayed among you;
- Weymouth Bible

Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may spread rapidly and be glorified, even as also with you;
- World English Bible

Britheren, fro hennus forward preye ye for vs, that the word of God renne, and be clarified, as it is anentis you;
- Wycliffe Bible

As to the rest, pray ye, brethren, concerning us, that the word of the Lord may run and may be glorified, as also with you,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Thessalonians 3:1


3:1 May run - Go on swiftly, without any interruption. And be glorified - Acknowledged as divine, and bring forth much fruit.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Thessalonians 3:1


2Th 3:1 Closing Admonitions SUMMARY OF II THESSALONIANS 3: A Request for Prayer. A Command to Withdraw from the Disorderly. An Admonition to the Idle. The Salutation with His Own Hand. Pray for us. How often Paul makes this request in his letters! Compare 1Th 5:25 Eph 6:19 Col 4:3. That the word of the Lord. He asks no prayers for his own ease, or worldly prosperity, but that he may be helped in his work of the gospel. Have [free] course. Not be hindered by opposition which might prevent success. When in bonds he rejoiced that the word of the Lord was "not bound" (2Ti 2:9). Be glorified. By its powers to save. See Ac 13:48.

Discussion for 2 Thessalonians 3

  • Lu2677
    Verse 2 is saying wicked men do not have faith. Ephesians 2:8 "By Grace you are saved, through faith; though not of yourself, it is the gift of God." Faith is given the moment a person is saved. It is only through faith that a person is able to believe in Jesus, and believe on him.

  • BSP
    Verse 2 shows that not all men have faith. This is something that has to be developed.
  • Anonymous for verse 6
    Obey them that have rule over you...Also, submit yourself to the ordinance of man for the Lord 's sake
  • Anonymous for verse 3
    His faithfulness is TRUE, SURE, is forever more...
  • Anonymous for verse 3
    The faithfulness is TRUE, SURE, is forever more...
  • Charles Stevenson
    It a very good chapter

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