Hebrews 6:10

“For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For God is not vnrighteous, to forget your worke and labour of loue, which yee haue shewed toward his Name, in that yee haue ministred to the Saints, and doe minister.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For God is not unjust so as to forget your work and the love which you have shown toward His name, in having ministered and in still ministering to the saints.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for God is not unrighteous to forget your work and the love which ye showed toward his name, in that ye ministered unto the saints, and still do minister.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.
- Basic English Bible

For God [is] not unrighteous to forget your work, and the love which ye have shewn to his name, having ministered to the saints, and [still] ministering.
- Darby Bible

For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labor of love, which ye have shown towards his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.
- Webster's Bible

For God is not unjust so that He is unmindful of your labour and of the love which you have manifested towards Himself in having rendered services to His people and in still rendering them.
- Weymouth Bible

For God is not unrighteous, so as to forget your work and the labor of love which you showed toward his name, in that you served the saints, and still do serve them.
- World English Bible

For God is not vniust, that he foryete youre werk and loue, whiche ye han schewid in his name; for ye han mynystrid to seyntis, `and mynistren.
- Wycliffe Bible

for God is not unrighteous to forget your work, and the labour of the love, that ye shewed to His name, having ministered to the saints and ministering;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 6:10


6:10 For - Ye give plain proof of your faith and love, which the righteous God will surely reward.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 6:10


Heb 6:10 For God [is] not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love. Though the Hebrew Christians had not advanced in knowledge (Heb 5:12), yet they had shown the fruits of the love of Christ in ministering to the saints.

Discussion for Hebrews 6:10

  • MockingBird for verse 10
    God is not unrighteous to forget my work and labor of love toward His name. All things are open and naked to the eyes of whom we have to do. God knows the intent of my heart wether my labor is for my own profit or for His. Which puts a fear of God in me to make sure I am doing all for the Glory of God. I will have to give an account for all I do. Good and bad !!!
  • I love B.J. Manuel 's comments below.... well said and so true. God does not forget and He will reward in due season if we faint not.
  • MockingBird for verse 10
    I ma not to expect a return of good that I have done from the one that I showed a kindness to. God is my rewarder of them that diligently seek him. He will reward every man me according to his work . God is not unrighteous to forget my work and labor of love from my heart. if done from a outward show you got your reward !!!!
  • God will always reward us. We just have to wait on his perfect timing and don 't give up or lose hope. He always stands by his Word.
  • Frank Dumenya for verse 10
    this shows that your work or labour in Christ is never in vain for God is not unrighteous to forget our sweat and love in his name because our end is the glory of the Lord
  • Deborah for verse 10
    God remembers every act of love done in His name.Jesus looks on the heart and knows the intentions of the heart. He will never leave or forsake us.