1 Thessalonians 5:4

“But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that that day should overtake you as a thief.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Thessalonians 5:4

But ye, brethren, are not in darkenesse, that that day should ouertake you as a thiefe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But you, brethren, are not in darkness, that the day would overtake you like a thief;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that that day should overtake you as a thief:
- American Standard Version (1901)

But you, my brothers, are not in the dark, for that day to overtake you like a thief:
- Basic English Bible

But *ye*, brethren, are not in darkness, that the day should overtake you as a thief:
- Darby Bible

But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that that day should overtake you as a thief.
- Webster's Bible

But you, brethren, are not in darkness, that daylight should surprise you like a thief;
- Weymouth Bible

But you, brothers, aren't in darkness, that the day should overtake you like a thief.
- World English Bible

But, britheren, ye ben not in derknessis, that the ilke dai as a theef catche you.
- Wycliffe Bible

and ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that the day may catch you as a thief;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Thessalonians 5:4

Wesley's Notes for 1 Thessalonians 5:4


5:4 Ye are not in darkness - Sleeping secure in sin.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Thessalonians 5:4


1Th 5:4 Ye, brethren, are not in darkness. The Christian has been fully instructed, is a child of the light, and knows that he must always be ready. He follows the Light of the World (Joh 8:12 9:5).

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