2 Corinthians 13:11

“Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Finally, brethren, farewell: Bee perfect, bee of good comfort, bee of one minde, liue in peace, and the God of loue and peace shalbe with you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Finally, brethren, rejoice, be made complete, be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfected; be comforted; be of the same mind; live in peace: and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let this be my last word, brothers; be glad; be complete; be comforted; be of the same mind; be at peace with one another: and the God of love and peace will be with you.
- Basic English Bible

For the rest, brethren, rejoice; be perfected; be encouraged; be of one mind; be at peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
- Darby Bible

Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.
- Webster's Bible

Finally, brethren, be joyful, secure perfection of character, take courage, be of one mind, live in peace. And then God who gives love and peace will be with you.
- Weymouth Bible

Finally, brothers, rejoice. Be perfected, be comforted, be of the same mind, live in peace, and the God of love and peace will be with you.
- World English Bible

Britheren, `hennus forward ioye ye, be ye perfit, excite ye; vndurstonde ye the same thing; haue ye pees, and God of pees and of loue schal be with you.
- Wycliffe Bible

Henceforth, brethren, rejoice; be made perfect, be comforted, be of the same mind, be at peace, and the God of the love and peace shall be with you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 13:11


13:11 Be perfect - Aspire to the highest degree of holiness. Be of good comfort - Filled with divine consolation. Be of one mind - Desire, labour, pray for it, to the utmost degree that is possible.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 13:11


2Co 13:11 Finally, brethren, farewell. This verse contains a parting admonition.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 13

  • Steve morrow
    2 CORINTHIANS 13:7 now I pray to GOD that you do no evil not that we should appear approved --- but that you should do that which is honest --- though we be as reprobates
    --13:8-- for we can do nothing against the truth but for the truth JAMES 3:14 but if you have bitter envying and strife in your hearts glory not and --- lie not against the truth
  • Steve morrow
    --WHAT TO SAY-- ACTS 5:29 THEN PETER AND THE OTHER APOSTLES ANSWERED AND SAID WE OUGHT TO OBEY GOD RATHER THAN MEN *** JOHN 7:17 IF ANY MAN WILL DO HIS WILL HE SHALL KNOW OF THE DOCTRINE WHETHER IT BE OF GOD OR WHETHER I SPEAK OF MYSELF --7:18-- HE THAT SPEAKETH OF HIMSELF --- SEEKETH HIS OWN GLORY --- BUT HE THAT SEEKETH HIS GLORY THAT SENT HIM THE SAME IS TRUE AND NO UNRIGHTEOUSNESS IS IN HIM
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 1:10 NOW I BESEECH YOU BRETHREN BY THE NAME OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST THAT --- YOU ALL SPEAK THE SAME THING --- AND THAT THERE BE NO DIVISIONS AMONG YOU BUT THAT YOU BE PERFECTLY JOINED TOGETHER IN THE SAME MIND AND IN THE SAME JUDGEMENT *** ACTS 5:20 GO STAND AND SPEAK IN THE TEMPLE TO THE PEOPLE ALL THE WORDS OF THIS LIFE
  • A disciple
    Dear Brother Steve Morrow; You always post the Scriptures; and we know that there's nothing that can be said or done against the Word. But many; whether through ignorance or misteaching, or through hatred, hostility, opposition and contradiction; put forth everything conceivable INSTEAD OF CHRIST and His Glad Tidings. The LORD grant us good judgment what to say and how to say it as the Lord sees!
  • Steve morrow
    O LORD MY GOD I AM GREATLY SADDENED THAT THE TRUTH CONTINUES TO BE ERSED AND YET MUCH OPINION ; PHILOSOPHY
  • Ray321
    Titus 1:16 They profess that they know God but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate. We will know them by there fruits.

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