2 Thessalonians 3:1

“Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Finally, brethren, pray for vs, that the word of the Lord may haue free course, and be glorified, euen as it is with you:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Finally, brethren, pray for us that the word of the Lord will spread rapidly and be glorified, just as {it did} also with you;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run and be glorified, even as also `it is' with you;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the rest, my brothers, let there be prayer for us that the word of the Lord may go forward with increasing glory, even as it does with you;
- Basic English Bible

For the rest, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run and be glorified, even as also with you;
- Darby Bible

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you;
- Webster's Bible

Finally, brethren, pray for us, asking that the Lord's Message may be spread rapidly and its glory be displayed, as it was displayed among you;
- Weymouth Bible

Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may spread rapidly and be glorified, even as also with you;
- World English Bible

Britheren, fro hennus forward preye ye for vs, that the word of God renne, and be clarified, as it is anentis you;
- Wycliffe Bible

As to the rest, pray ye, brethren, concerning us, that the word of the Lord may run and may be glorified, as also with you,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Thessalonians 3:1


3:1 May run - Go on swiftly, without any interruption. And be glorified - Acknowledged as divine, and bring forth much fruit.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Thessalonians 3:1


2Th 3:1 Closing Admonitions SUMMARY OF II THESSALONIANS 3: A Request for Prayer. A Command to Withdraw from the Disorderly. An Admonition to the Idle. The Salutation with His Own Hand. Pray for us. How often Paul makes this request in his letters! Compare 1Th 5:25 Eph 6:19 Col 4:3. That the word of the Lord. He asks no prayers for his own ease, or worldly prosperity, but that he may be helped in his work of the gospel. Have [free] course. Not be hindered by opposition which might prevent success. When in bonds he rejoiced that the word of the Lord was "not bound" (2Ti 2:9). Be glorified. By its powers to save. See Ac 13:48.

Discussion for 2 Thessalonians 3

  • Word
    Jim wait for true Christ hail stones won't hit you or the burning fire, God is a consuming fire, standing next to a worshipper of antichrist that fire won't hurt but will be a warm feeling of love going through you. When the vials are poured and the wrath of God hits has nothing to do with those who waited for the true Christ. They heard the message that came from the elect delivered up an waited.
  • Word
    Jim 1st tribulation is for all of us and it's a test for everyone and how some people can think they are somehow better than the elect who will stand against the false messiah and others who say they don't have to be in the tribulation is ignorance. We are all changed at the 7th trump and Christ comes here to set up His Kingdom.Listen to the two witnesses and those delivered up Holy Spirit speaks
  • Word
    I won't be troubled in mind at what is said because that day of tribulation won't come until there is a great falling away and that man of sin is revealed the devil who will stand in Jerusalem claiming he is God and I will take heed and I won't leave the field of work and chase after a false Christ when they say Christ is in the desert or in the chambers. Wait, hail stones an fire 7th trump. Wait!
  • Bruce
    Jim:We're in the tribulation. 2Timothy3:12 and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution. Acts14:22--we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God. Mark13:24 But in those days after the tribulation the sun shall be darkened,--. Those who are called John6:44, forgiving 1John 1:9, Baptized with fire Matthew3:11, Will be changed 2Corinthians 5:17.YOU WILL KNOW!
  • Irene123
    To Jim - I've seen a couple of your statements; you are right on, so KEEP ON. God bless your convictions.
    Acts2:38
  • Word
    Jim there is going to be a lot of sad faces coming out of those 1 world churches after worshipping the false messiah at the 7th trump a shamed and not able to look in the face of the true Christ but they will say but Lord we preached in your name and we healed in your name and Christ will say, I don't know you. Not excepted at the wedding because they didn't seek real truth thinking just believe.

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