1 Thessalonians 2:1

“For yourselves, brethren, know our entrance in unto you, that it was not in vain:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For your selues, brethren, knowe our entrance in vnto you, that it was not in vaine.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For you yourselves know, brethren, that our coming to you was not in vain,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For yourselves, brethren, know our entering in unto you, that it hath not been found vain:
- American Standard Version (1901)

For you yourselves, brothers, are conscious that our coming among you was not without effect:
- Basic English Bible

For ye know yourselves, brethren, our entering in which [we had] to you, that it has not been in vain;
- Darby Bible

For yourselves, brethren, know our entrance to you, that it was not in vain:
- Webster's Bible

For you yourselves, brethren, know that our visit to you did not fail of its purpose.
- Weymouth Bible

For you yourselves know, brothers, our visit to you wasn't in vain,
- World English Bible

For, britheren, ye witen oure entre to you, for it was not veyn;
- Wycliffe Bible

For yourselves have known, brethren, our entrance in unto you, that it did not become vain,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Wesley's Notes for 1 Thessalonians 2:1


2:1 What was proposed, #1Thess 1:5|,6, is now more largely treated of: concerning Paul and his fellowlabourers, #1Th 2:1 |- 12; concerning the Thessalonians, #1Th 2:13 |- 16.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 2:1


1Th 2:1 Paul's Ministry at Thessalonica SUMMARY OF I THESSALONIANS 2: How the Gospel Was Brought to Thessalonica. The Manner of Paul's Preaching. His Manner of Life. His Exhortation. Their Persecutions. His Desire to Return to Comfort Them. Our entrance in unto you, that it was not in vain. The existence of the flourishing church, where none had before existed, was proof of that fact.

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