Philippians 3:20

“For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For our conuersation is in heauen, from whence also we looke for the Sauiour, the Lord Iesus Christ:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For our citizenship is in heaven; whence also we wait for a Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
- American Standard Version (1901)

For our country is in heaven; from where the Saviour for whom we are waiting will come, even the Lord Jesus Christ:
- Basic English Bible

for *our* commonwealth has its existence in [the] heavens, from which also we await the Lord Jesus Christ [as] Saviour,
- Darby Bible

For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ:
- Webster's Bible

We, however, are free citizens of Heaven, and we are waiting with longing expectation for the coming from Heaven of a Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ,
- Weymouth Bible

For our citizenship is in heaven, from where we also wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
- World English Bible

But oure lyuyng is in heuenes; fro whennus also we abiden the sauyour oure Lord Jhesu Crist,
- Wycliffe Bible

For our citizenship is in the heavens, whence also a Saviour we await -- the Lord Jesus Christ --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 3:20


3:20 Our conversation - The Greek word is of a very extenslve meaning: our citizenship, our thoughts, our affections, are already in heaven.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 3:20


Php 3:20 For our conversation is in heaven. "Our citizenship", as in the Revised Version. We are citizens of heaven itself, our country, from which we are now absent, and which we are seeking. Hence we ought to mind heavenly things. There our Lord dwells, and from thence he will come.

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