1 Thessalonians 3:10

“Night and day praying exceedingly that we might see your face, and might perfect that which is lacking in your faith?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Night & day praying exceedingly that we might see your face, and might perfect that which is lacking in your faith?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

as we night and day keep praying most earnestly that we may see your face, and may complete what is lacking in your faith?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

night and day praying exceedingly that we may see your face, and may perfect that which is lacking in your faith?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Night and day requesting God again and again that we may see your face and make your faith complete.
- Basic English Bible

night and day beseeching exceedingly to the end that we may see your face, and perfect what is lacking in your faith?
- Darby Bible

Night and day praying exceedingly that we may see your face, and may perfect that which is lacking in your faith?
- Webster's Bible

while night and day, with intense earnestness, we pray that we may see your faces, and may bring to perfection whatever may be still lacking in your faith?
- Weymouth Bible

night and day praying exceedingly that we may see your face, and may perfect that which is lacking in your faith?
- World English Bible

nyyt and dai more plenteuousli preiynge, that we se youre face, and fulfille tho thingis that failen to youre feith.
- Wycliffe Bible

night and day exceedingly beseeching, that we might see your face, and perfect the things lacking in your faith.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Thessalonians 3:10


3:10 And perfect that which is wanting in your faith - So St. Paul did not know that they who are once upon the rock no longer need to be taught by man.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 3:10


1Th 3:10 Night and day praying exceedingly. An expression of his intense longing to see again a band of young converts so tenderly endeared to him. And may perfect that which is lacking in your faith. Instruct them more fully in knowledge and duty. So recently heathen, they needed a wise teacher very much.

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