2 Thessalonians

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2 Thessalonians 3:17

“The salutation of Paul with mine own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The salutation of Paul, with mine owne hand, which is the token in euery Epistle: so I write.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand, and this is a distinguishing mark in every letter; this is the way I write.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.
- American Standard Version (1901)

These words of love to you at the end are in my writing, Paul's writing, and this is the mark of every letter from me.
- Basic English Bible

The salutation by the hand of me, Paul, which is [the] mark in every letter; so I write.
- Darby Bible

The salutation of Paul with my own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.
- Webster's Bible

I Paul add the greeting with my own hand, which is the credential in every letter of mine.
- Weymouth Bible

The greeting of me, Paul, with my own hand, which is the sign in every letter: this is how I write.
- World English Bible

My salutacioun bi the hoond of Poul; which signe in ech epistle Y write thus.
- Wycliffe Bible

The salutation by the hand of me, Paul, which is a sign in every letter; thus I write;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 2 Thessalonians 3:17


2Th 3:17 With mine own hand. Here he adds the salutation in his own handwriting. The Epistle thus far had been written by one to whom he dictated, as was his custom, but he now adds his autograph. Which is the token of every epistle. This autograph was proof of the genuineness. Their attention is perhaps called to this on account of a spurious epistle (2Th 2:2).

Discussion for 2 Thessalonians 3

  • 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
  • Tim George for verse 2
    For all men have not the faith. The preaching of the gospel brings division . Some will believe and place their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, while others will not. These are called unreasonable and wicked men. .
  • Adamu Oliver
    we have to be praying that,let God continue to keep us from "all " evil and temptations,trials and persecutions because we are now in the last of the last days

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