Hebrews 13:7

“Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken unto you the word of God: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Remember them which haue the rule ouer you, who haue spoken vnto you the word of God, whose faith follow, considering the end of their conuersation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Remember them that had the rule over you, men that spake unto you the word of God; and considering the issue of their life, imitate their faith.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Keep in mind those who were over you, and who gave you the word of God; seeing the outcome of their way of life, let your faith be like theirs.
- Basic English Bible

Remember your leaders who have spoken to you the word of God; and considering the issue of their conversation, imitate their faith.
- Darby Bible

Remember them who have the rule over you, who have spoken to you the word of God: whose faith follow, considering the end of their manner of life.
- Webster's Bible

Remember your former leaders--it was they who brought you God's Message. Bear in mind how they ended their lives, and imitate their faith.
- Weymouth Bible

Remember your leaders, men who spoke to you the word of God, and considering the results of their conduct, imitate their faith.
- World English Bible

Haue ye mynde of youre souereyns, that han spokun to you the word of God; of whiche `biholde ye the goyng out of lyuynge, and sue ye the feith of hem,
- Wycliffe Bible

Be mindful of those leading you, who did speak to you the word of God, whose faith -- considering the issue of the behaviour -- be imitating,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 13:7


13:7 Remember them - Who are now with God, considering the happy end of their conversation on earth.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 13:7


Heb 13:7 Remember them which have the rule over you. "Remember them that had the rule over you" (Revised Version). As the past tense is used, the rulers named, it is thought, were dead. At the date of this epistle, James the brother of John, and "James the brother of our Lord", both so closely connected with the Jerusalem church, had suffered martyrdom. The last named, whose martyrdom is recorded by Josephus, was put to death in A.D. 63. Whose faith follow. Imitate it.

Discussion for Hebrews 13

  • BSP
    Verse 7 encourages us to remember those taking the lead over us. We want to especially keep them in our prayers.
  • BSP
    Verse 4 shows that God feels very strongly about people having sex outside of marriage or committing adultery. He will judge those who do such things.
  • Charles fiorucci
    hello mike from 1yr ago please repent and turn to the lord jesus christ
    alone fro your salvation he is a friend that sticks closer than a brother
    please do not give up on life job was a godly man but he was tested
    by god he lost everything his children and all his comforts of home
    daniel shadrach meshack and abindego i could go on repent and
    turn to jesus christ alone your only hope.
  • Willie miller
    Thanks
  • Alloh paul ashie for verse 14
    We should not base all our hope here on earth..... If in this world we have no hope of Christ then we are of all men most miserable. Heaven is our home, don't forget. Grace be with all that call upon the name of God out of a pure heart.
  • Johannes Botha for verse 5
    I agree and accept this truth thank You Lord for guiding me to this Scripture let me not forget it in Jesus name i pray amen

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