Jude 1:20

“But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Ghost,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But yee beloued, building vp your selues on your most holy faith, praying in the holy Ghost,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
- American Standard Version (1901)

But you, my loved ones, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, and making prayers in the Holy Spirit,
- Basic English Bible

But *ye*, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
- Darby Bible

But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying by the Holy Spirit,
- Webster's Bible

But you, my dearly-loved friends, building yourselves up on the basis of your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit,
- Weymouth Bible

But you, beloved, keep building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit.
- World English Bible

But ye, moost dere britheren, aboue bilde you silf on youre moost hooli feith, and preye ye in the Hooli Goost,
- Wycliffe Bible

And ye, beloved, on your most holy faith building yourselves up, in the Holy Spirit praying,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jude 1:20


1:20 But ye, beloved, not separating, but building yourselves up in your most holy faith - Than which none can be more holy in itself, or more conducive to the most refined and exalted holiness. Praying through the Holy Spirit - Who alone is able to build you up, as he alone laid the foundation. In this and the following verse St. Jude mentions the Father, Son, and Spirit, together with faith, love, and hope.


People's Bible Notes for Jude 1:20


Jude 1:20 Building up yourselves on your most holy faith. Instead of separating from the faith. Praying by the Holy Spirit. See PNT "Eph 6:18".

Discussion for Jude 1

  • A disciple
    I think I should correct something from my last post. In Genesis 4:25-26 was mentioned when "men began to call on the Name of the LORD;" or more accurately, "When men began to call themselves by the Name of the LORD." As the birth of Seth was pronounced by his parents as being to replace Abel whom Cain murdered; and so the new beginning of the sacred line of sons of God. Cain chose to be heathen.
  • A disciple
    Mr. Gibson (cont.); Looking at the places in Scripture where the term, "sons of God" is used: it is never used for the devil or any damned evil spirit; but for them to whom the Word of God has come! to MEN OF FAITH! In Job, it does not say that Satan was a son of God, but that he came in among them when THEY came to present themselves to the LORD. Gen. 4:25-26 was the beginning of the sons of God.
  • A disciple
    K Patrick Gibson; In Revelation it is described as the dragon dragging 1/3 of his angels with him, when he was cast out of heaven. Jesus said that He saw Satan like lightning fall from heaven. In Isaiah 14 we are shown what his perversion and sin was in lusting after God's throne and glory. Genesis 6 is NOT about demons but apostate men with whom the Spirit strove against their lusts of the flesh.
  • K Patrick Gibson
    "Help"
    Anyone...... Gen.6:1-4 and Jude:1-6.....can it be said that we are reffering to angels from Heaven coming down to earth ???????
  • Fred
    Pauline, God will always be with you. Stay strong and choose to stay away from ungodly situations. You know God will give you the strength to straighten out your life. Praying for you
  • BSP
    Verse 21: This shows the responsibility that each of us has to personally keep ourselves in God's love by obeying his commandments and striving to imitate God.

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