1 Thessalonians 3:3

“That no man should be moved by these afflictions: for yourselves know that we are appointed thereunto.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That no man should be mooued by these afflictions: for your selues know that we are appointed therunto.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so that no one would be disturbed by these afflictions; for you yourselves know that we have been destined for this.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that no man be moved by these afflictions; for yourselves know that hereunto we are appointed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that no man might be moved by these troubles; because you see that these things are part of God's purpose for us.
- Basic English Bible

that no one might be moved by these afflictions. (For yourselves know that we are set for this;
- Darby Bible

That no man should be moved by these afflictions: for yourselves know that we are appointed to it.
- Webster's Bible

that none of you might be unnerved by your present trials: for you yourselves know that they are our appointed lot.
- Weymouth Bible

that no one be moved by these afflictions. For you know that we are appointed to this task.
- World English Bible

that no man be mouyd in these tribulaciouns. For ye silf witen, that in this this thing we ben set.
- Wycliffe Bible

that no one be moved in these tribulations, for yourselves have known that for this we are set,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Thessalonians 3:3


3:3 We are appointed hereto - Are in every respect laid in a fit posture for it, by the very design and contrivance of God himself for the trial and increase of our faith and all other graces. He gives riches to the world; but stores up his treasure of wholesome afflictions for his children.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 3:3


1Th 3:3 That no man should be moved by these afflictions. Timothy was sent to prevent any one being moved from Christ by the opposition and persecutions suffered. For yourselves know. Know that it is the lot of God's people to suffer persecution.

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