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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
I presse toward the marke, for the price of the high calling of God in Christ Iesus.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
I press on toward the goal unto the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)
I go forward to the mark, even the reward of the high purpose of God in Christ Jesus.
- Basic English Bible
I pursue, [looking] towards [the] goal, for the prize of the calling on high of God in Christ Jesus.
- Darby Bible
I press towards the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
- Webster's Bible
with my eyes fixed on the goal I push on to secure the prize of God's heavenward call in Christ Jesus.
- Weymouth Bible
I press on toward the goal for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
- World English Bible
and pursue to the ordeyned mede of the hiy clepyng of God in Crist Jhesu.
- Wycliffe Bible
to the mark I pursue for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
- Youngs Literal Bible
3:14 Forgetting the things that are behind - Even that part of the race which is already run. And reaching forth unto - Literally, stretched out over the things that are before - Pursuing with the whole bent and vigour of my soul, perfect holiness and eternal glory. In Christ Jesus - The author and finisher of every good thing.
Php 3:14 I press on toward the mark. His eye is upon the goal and he presses through every difficulty to reach it. For the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. This is the prize offered to those in the high calling of the saints in Christ. A crown was bestowed in an earthly race when the goal was reached. This prize is "the resurrection from the dead" (Php 3:11) and an eternal crown.
Bongani Mzayiya (from SA)'s comment on 2015-08-28 22:02:05:
in this passage of scripture the apostle is reminding not focus on our past our yesterdays but to cling on firmly on what God has already provided in future that eternal glory that God has promised to all who will endure in faith to the end
MockingBird's comment on 2015-02-26 05:49:00:
To press means to pursue after. The high calling of God I believe is the love walk and faith walk. To be in the word of God daily. It is such a Joy to serve my Lord. He is always there to help me and give me the strength and confidence to keep on keeping on .Praise God forever more !!!!! Walk with God : Walk with God : Walk with God :
Tee's comment on 2013-11-21 05:50:12:
We are called to live an extra ordinary kind of life, high in deeds and in all the walks of our lives. To live a life that only those with Jesus Christ can live for the glory of God the Father. This life, we have to pursue through obedience in the Word of God - The Word that brings the light to the path we have to follow.
Martha's comment on 2013-03-07 02:50:11:
What the bible said is true.
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