Hebrews 13:22

“And I beseech you brethren, suffer the word of exhortation, for I haue written a letter vnto you in few words.”

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Other Translations

And I beseech you, brethren, suffer the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter unto you in few words.
- King James Version

But I urge you, brethren, bear with this word of exhortation, for I have written to you briefly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But I exhort you, brethren, bear with the word of exhortation, for I have written unto you in few words.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But, brothers, take kindly the words which I have said for your profit; for I have not sent you a long letter.
- Basic English Bible

But I beseech you, brethren, bear the word of exhortation, for it is but in few words that I have written to you.
- Darby Bible

And I beseech you, brethren, suffer the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter to you in few words.
- Webster's Bible

Bear with me, brethren, when I thus exhort you; for, in fact, it is but a short letter that I have written to you.
- Weymouth Bible

But I exhort you, brothers, endure the word of exhortation, for I have written to you in few words.
- World English Bible

And, britheren, Y preie you, that ye suffre a word of solace; for bi ful fewe thingis Y haue writun to you.
- Wycliffe Bible

And I entreat you, brethren, suffer the word of the exhortation, for also through few words I have written to you.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 13:22


13:22 Suffer the word of exhortation - Addressed to you in this letter, which, though longer than my usual letters, is yet contained in few words, considering the copiousness of the subject.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 13:22


Heb 13:22 Suffer the word of exhortation. Though the epistle in part is argumentative, even the argument is used to point the exhortation. For I have written a letter unto you in a few words. Few with what might be said on such great themes.

Discussion for Hebrews 13

  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 13:9 be not carried about with diverse and strange doctrines for it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace not with meats which have not profited them that have been occupied therein JOHN 7:18 HE THAT SPEAKETH OF HIMSELF SEEKETH HIS OWN GLORY BUT HE THAT SEEKETH THE GLORY OF HIM THAT SENT HIM THE SAME IS TRUE AND NO UNRIGHTEOUSNESS IS IN HIM
  • BSP
    Verse 2~We are encouraged to show hospitality to others. The Greek work that is translated hospitality means "kindness to strangers". We can display this kindness when offering help to those that we don't know and to refugees.
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 13:12 wherefore JESUS also that HE might sanctify the people with HIS own blood suffered without the gate ACTS 20:28 take heed therefore unto yourselves and to all the flock over the which the holy spirit hath made you overseers to feed the church of GOD which HE hath purchased with HIS own blood JOHN 17:17 SANCTIFY THEM THROUGH THY TRUTH THY WORD IS TRUTH
  • David Johnson
    Hebrews 13:5 This is a great verse and statement made in God's Word for new testament believers. It also is a verse that needs little interpretation. It says what it means and means what it says. Its a promise to ever believer as well as a command concerning our speech and manner of life.
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS13:12wherefore JESUS also that HE might sanctify the people with HIS own blood suffered without the gate EPHESIANS5:25husabands love your wives even as CHRIST also loved the church and gave himself for it5:26that HE might sanctify it with the washing of water by the word 1 COR 1:30 but of HIM are you in CHRIST JESUS who of GOD is made unto us wisdom and righteousness and sanctification....
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 13:9 be not carried about with diverse and strange doctrines for it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace not with meats which have not profited them TITUS 2:11 for the grace of GOD that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men --2:12-- teaching us that denying ungodliness and worldly lusts we should live soberly righteously and godly in this present world

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