2 Thessalonians

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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

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

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

  • Word
    Bruce. Comfort Is because Paul had a bunch of mourners worried about where their loved ones had gone when they had departed. Paul letting them know that as Christ had rose from the dead their loved one also had rose and when Christ returns their love ones will also return. Air here is spirit breath of life, spiritual bodies. Clouds is as the race Paul spoke of crowd.All changed one time 7th Trump.
  • Word
    1 Thess 4 is where are the dead and they are returning with Christ 7th trump and we can't proceed them. Why? Because they are with Him coming here to set up His Kingdom and when He returns to Jerusalem which is the gathering place for all those worshipping a fake Christ that is instead of Christ which is to say antichrist the land will be flattened, hail stones fire. But we who wait will be fine.
  • Clemestine Martin
    The word is unto the church to encourage them to stand with each other's and that God will revenge his people. Also to the unbelievers to get it right.
  • Bruce
    word: For the Lord Himself shall descend from heaven with a shout,with the voice of the Archangel,with the trump of God:and the dead in Christ shall rise first: then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the Clouds to meet the Lord in the air:so shall we ever be with the Lord.Wherefore comfort one another with these words. 1Thessalonians 4:16-18. "Fly away"Rapture
  • Irene123
    Vs. 7-9; this is AFTER the 1,000 yr. reign, when this present earth and all those who refused Jesus are cast into the lake of fire - FOREVER. 'Hell' is now; the Lake of Fire is what even hell is going to be cast into, Rev. 20:14
  • Irene123
    To Brianna 10 mos. ago - quote, "The question then is: when?" unquote. Acts 1:7

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