Philemon 1:7

“For we have great joy and consolation in thy love, because the bowels of the saints are refreshed by thee, brother.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For wee haue great ioy and consolation in thy loue, because the bowels of the Saints are refreshed by thee, brother.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For I have come to have much joy and comfort in your love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you, brother.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I had much joy and comfort in thy love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through thee, brother.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I had great joy and comfort in your love, because the hearts of the saints have been made strong again through you, brother.
- Basic English Bible

For we have great thankfulness and encouragement through thy love, because the bowels of the saints are refreshed by thee, brother.
- Darby Bible

For we have great joy and consolation in thy love, because the bowels of the saints are refreshed by thee, brother.
- Webster's Bible

For I have found great joy and comfort in your love, because the hearts of God's people have been, and are, refreshed through you, my brother.
- Weymouth Bible

For we have much joy and comfort in your love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you, brother.
- World English Bible

And Y hadde greet ioye and coumfort in thi charite, for the entrailis of hooli men restiden bi thee, brother.
- Wycliffe Bible

for we have much joy and comfort in thy love, because the bowels of the saints have been refreshed through thee, brother.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philemon 1:7


1:7 The saints - To whom Philemon's house was open, #Phm 2|.


People's Bible Notes for Philemon 1:7


Phm 1:7 We have much joy and consolation in thy love. Alluding to the time when news came to him of the state of the church at Colosse and of Philemon's active Christian life. The news was brought, no doubt, by Epaphras (Col 1:7).

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