2 Thessalonians 1:11

“Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Thessalonians 1:11

Wherefore also we pray alwayes for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfill all the good pleasure of his goodnesse, and the worke of faith with power:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To this end also we pray for you always, that our God will count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire for goodness and the work of faith with power,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

To which end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfil every desire of goodness and `every' work of faith, with power;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this reason, you are ever in our prayers, that you may seem to our God such as may have a part in his purpose and that by his power he will make all his good purpose, and the work of faith, complete;
- Basic English Bible

To which end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of the calling, and fulfil all [the] good pleasure of [his] goodness and [the] work of faith with power,
- Darby Bible

Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfill all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:
- Webster's Bible

It is with this view also that we continually pray to our God for you, asking that He will count you worthy of His call, and by His mighty power fully gratify your every desire for what is truly good and make your work of faith complete;
- Weymouth Bible

To this end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire of goodness and work of faith, with power;
- World English Bible

In which thing also we preien euere more for you, that oure God make you worthi to his cleping, and fille al the wille of his goodnesse, and the werk of feith in vertu;
- Wycliffe Bible

for which also we do pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of the calling, and may fulfil all the good pleasure of goodness, and the work of the faith in power,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Thessalonians 1:11

Wesley's Notes for 2 Thessalonians 1:11


1:11 All the good pleasure of his goodness - Which is no less than perfect holiness.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Thessalonians 1:11


2Th 1:11 Wherefore also we pray always for you. In view of this glorious judgment, he prays that they may stand and be counted worthy. Of [this] calling. The Christian calling. Fulfil all the good pleasure of [his] goodness. The idea is "Perfect in you the love of goodness and the work of faith".

Discussion for 2 Thessalonians 1:11

  • James Davis on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    I have a question of where the old testament gives full description of the city of our Father (heaven)
  • What does the son of man mean?
  • Edward Elliott on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    God only hears the prayers of people asking for salvation and those who have already received Jesus as their Saviour.
  • The Prayer of the Destitute - in Reply on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    Psalms 102:17

    17 He will regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise their prayer.

    18 This shall be written for the generation to come: and the people which shall be created shall praise the LORD.

    19 For he hath looked down from the height of his sanctuary; from heaven did the LORD behold the earth;

    20 To hear the groaning of the prisoner; to loose those that are appointed to death;

    21 To declare the name of the LORD in Zion, and his praise in Jerusalem;

    In Matthew 6, there is a passage on unforgiveness against others, that prevents the Lord from acting on OUR petitions, or prayers.

    Mishael: thank God that everyone has a chance to get things right with God.
  • Debbie Shirk on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    Hello, are you a Reformed Faith Christian following Pastor John MacArthur? Justin Peters? Sproul?

    Would you suggest a prayer I could send to my childhood friend who is hospitalized w COVID and now has blood clots in her lungs and legs?

    ...And please would you also pray for her?

    Thank you.
  • Steven Spencer - in Reply on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    Yes Debbie we will pray for her
  • Ishmael dzitiro on 2 Thessalonians 1:11
    Let the will of the Lord be done!


 

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