Revelation 3:19

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As many as I loue, I rebuke and chasten, be zealous therefore, and repent.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As many as I love, I reprove and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.
- American Standard Version (1901)

To all those who are dear to me, I give sharp words and punishment: then with all your heart have sorrow for your evil ways.
- Basic English Bible

I rebuke and discipline as many as I love; be zealous therefore and repent.
- Darby Bible

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.
- Webster's Bible

All whom I hold dear, I reprove and chastise; therefore be in earnest and repent.
- Weymouth Bible

As many as I love, I reprove and chasten. Be zealous therefore, and repent.
- World English Bible

Y repreue, and chastise whom Y loue; therfor sue thou goode men, and do penaunce.
- Wycliffe Bible

`As many as I love, I do convict and chasten; be zealous, then, and reform;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Revelation 3:19


3:19 Whomsoever I love - Even thee, thou poor Laodicean! O how much has his unwearied love to do! I rebuke - For what is past. And chasten - That they may amend for the time to come.


People's Bible Notes for Revelation 3:19


Re 3:19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. See Heb 12:5,16.

Discussion for Revelation 3

  • A disciple
    Stevish; There is no end of [so-called] recommended Bibles and Bible Teachers. But what says the Holy Spirit in the Scriptures? "The anointing that we have from Him abides in us, and we have NO NEED that anyone teach us..." God puts teachers in the Assembly; Yes, of course! but the Word also says, that He gives understanding to the simple; and if any lack wisdom, let him ask from God who gives...
  • Bruce
    Stevish: The Chain Reference is a great Bible. So much information. I love that Bible.
  • MrStevish
    I am looking forward into studying this chapter with my Thompson KJV chain reference bible after I finish studying the first two chapters.
  • A disciple
    Insight; the example that the Lord uses, of "like a thief in the night," is simply just that! When he sees the world sleeping carelessly and completely unprepared for what's coming... Like a thief in the night, He will break in on them and their world will be shattered and destroyed. The warning is obvious, that we keep awake spiritually, and not be lulled to sleep by the enchantments of the world
  • Insight777
    All things belong to God the creator
  • A disciple
    "I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead." Judgment BEGINS at the house of God: unlike what is so popularly taught among the many who wish to avoid the cross, and the scorn and persecution of the world. Revelation starts with the Lord's convictings and warnings to the Christians to live ready and to walk in truth, with the view toward the things coming on the world.

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