1 Thessalonians 2:19

“For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? Are not even ye in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ at his coming?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For what is our hope, or ioy, or crowne of reioycing? Are not euen ye in the presence of our Lord Iesus Christ at his comming?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For who is our hope or joy or crown of exultation? Is it not even you, in the presence of our Lord Jesus at His coming?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of glorying? Are not even ye, before our Lord Jesus at his coming?
- American Standard Version (1901)

For what is our hope or joy or crown of glory? Are not even you, before our Lord Jesus, at his coming?
- Basic English Bible

For what [is] our hope, or joy, or crown of boasting? [are] not *ye* also before our Lord Jesus at his coming?
- Darby Bible

For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? Are not even ye in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ at his coming?
- Webster's Bible

For what is our hope or joy, or the crown of which we boast? Is it not you yourselves in the presence of our Lord Jesus at His Coming?
- Weymouth Bible

For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? Isn't it even you, before our Lord Jesus at his coming?
- World English Bible

For whi what is oure hope, or ioye, or coroun of glorie? Whether ye ben not bifore oure Lord Jhesu Crist in his comyng?
- Wycliffe Bible

for what [is] our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? are not even ye before our Lord Jesus Christ in his presence?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Thessalonians 2:19


2:19 Ye also - As well as our other children.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 2:19


1Th 2:19 Or crown of rejoicing. As the victor in the games could point to his crown as the proof of his powers, so Paul could point to the Gentile churches as the proof of ministry. At his coming. Paul took pride in the thought how great a work the Lord at his coming would behold which he had wrought in the gospel.

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