James 5:8

“Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Be yee also patient; stablish your hearts: for the comming of the Lorde draweth nigh.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You too be patient; strengthen your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Be ye also patient; establish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord is at hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be as calm in your waiting; let your hearts be strong: because the coming of the Lord is near.
- Basic English Bible

*Ye* also have patience: stablish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is drawn nigh.
- Darby Bible

Be ye also patient; establish your hearts; for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh.
- Webster's Bible

So you also must be patient: keeping up your courage; for the Coming of the Lord is now close at hand.
- Weymouth Bible

You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand.
- World English Bible

And be ye pacient, and conferme ye youre hertis, for the comyng of the Lord schal neiye.
- Wycliffe Bible

be patient, ye also; establish your hearts, because the presence of the Lord hath drawn nigh;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for James 5:8


5:8 Stablish your hearts - In faith and patience. For the coming of the Lord - To destroy Jerusalem. Is nigh - And so is his last coming to the eye of a believer.


People's Bible Notes for James 5:8


Jas 5:8 Be ye also patient. Wait, like the husbandmen for your harvest of joy. The coming of the Lord draweth nigh. The relief which the Lord's coming will bring is near. See PNT "Jas 5:7".

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