Even as I please all [men] in all [things,] not seeking mine own profit, but the [profit] of many, that they may be saved.
they might be saved
Be ye followers of me, even as I also [am] of Christ.
Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and keep the ordinances, as I delivered [them] to you.
you have been reminded
But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.
it works internally
But now hath God set the members every one of them in the body, as it hath pleased him.
For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.
I will recognize
I am recognized
Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but [they are commanded] to be under obedience, as also saith the law.
But God giveth it a body as it hath pleased him, and to every seed his own body.
And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.
For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.
As also ye have acknowledged us in part, that we are your rejoicing, even as ye also [are] ours in the day of the Lord Jesus.
Therefore seeing we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we faint not;
And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, I will dwell in them, and walk in [them;] and I will be their God, and they shall be my people.
I will walk around in
And [this they did,] not as we hoped, but first gave their own selves to the Lord, and unto us by the will of God.
Insomuch that we desired Titus, that as he had begun, so he would also finish in you the same grace also.
he might subsequently complete
As it is written, He that [had gathered] much had nothing over; and he that [had gathered] little had no lack.
it has been written
Yet have I sent the brethren, lest our boasting of you should be in vain in this behalf; that, as I said, ye may be ready:
Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, [so let him give;] not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.
(As it is written, He hath dispersed abroad; he hath given to the poor: his righteousness remaineth for ever.
it has been written
to working class people
Do ye look on things after the outward appearance? If any man trust to himself that he is Christ's, let him of himself think this again, that, as he [is] Christ's, even so [are] we Christ's.
But what I do, that I will do, that I may cut off occasion from them which desire occasion; that wherein they glory, they may be found even as we.
they might be found
But contrariwise, when they saw that the gospel of the uncircumcision was committed unto me, as [the gospel] of the circumcision [was] unto Peter;
I have been entrusted
Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.
he was considered
Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told [you] in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
they will sharehold
According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
wholly in the eye
How that by revelation he made known unto me the mystery; (as I wrote afore in few words,
[There is] one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling;
This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
I call to witness
If so be that ye have heard him, and have been taught by him, as the truth is in Jesus:
you were taught
And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.
And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour.
you walk around
But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not be once named among you, as becometh saints;
it may be named
Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;
For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church:
Even as it is meet for me to think this of you all, because I have you in my heart; inasmuch as both in my bonds, and in the defence and confirmation of the gospel, ye all are partakers of my grace.
Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling.
Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample.
Which is come unto you, as [it is] in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit, as [it doth] also in you, since the day ye heard [of it,] and knew the grace of God in truth:
As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;
of fellow worker
Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.
having been built upon
you were taught
Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also [do] ye.
For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake.
to achieved fullness
But even after that we had suffered before, and were shamefully entreated, as ye know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to speak unto you the gospel of God with much contention.
But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the gospel, even so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, which trieth our hearts.
we have been positively assessed
to be entrusted
For neither at any time used we flattering words, as ye know, nor a cloke of covetousness; God [is] witness:
For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received [it] not [as] the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe.
he works internally
For ye, brethren, became followers of the churches of God which in Judaea are in Christ Jesus: for ye also have suffered like things of your own countrymen, even as they [have] of the Jews:
For verily, when we were with you, we told you before that we should suffer tribulation; even as it came to pass, and ye know.
we were foretelling
Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort [you] by the Lord Jesus, that as ye have received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, [so] ye would abound more and more.
you may abound
That no [man] go beyond and defraud his brother in [any] matter: because that the Lord [is] the avenger of all such, as we also have forewarned you and testified.
we called to witness throughout
And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do.
We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because that your faith groweth exceedingly, and the charity of every one of you all toward each other aboundeth;
Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have [free] course, and be glorified, even as [it is] with you:
he may be "glorified"
As I besought thee to abide still at Ephesus, when I went into Macedonia, that thou mightest charge some that they teach no other doctrine,
to continue to stay
you might relay
to teach something else
Wherefore (as the Holy Ghost saith, To day if ye will hear his voice,
For we which have believed do enter into rest, as he said, As I have sworn in my wrath, if they shall enter into my rest: although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.
they will enter
of the things becoming
Again, he limiteth a certain day, saying in David, To day, after so long a time; as it is said, To day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts.
And by reason hereof he ought, as for the people, so also for himself, to offer for sins.
As he saith also in another [place,] Thou [art] a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.
Who serve unto the example and shadow of heavenly things, as Moses was admonished of God when he was about to make the tabernacle: for, See, saith he, [that] thou make all things according to the pattern shewed to thee in the mount.
to subsequently complete
Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some [is;] but exhorting [one another:] and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.
Therefore sprang there even of one, and him as good as dead, [so many] as the stars of the sky in multitude, and as the sand which is by the sea shore innumerable.
they were born
of having been made dead
As every man hath received the gift, [even so] minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
Knowing that shortly I must put off [this] my tabernacle, even as our Lord Jesus Christ hath shewed me.
And account [that] the longsuffering of our Lord [is] salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also according to the wisdom given unto him hath written unto you;
He that saith he abideth in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked.
he walked around
Little children, it is the last time: and as ye have heard that antichrist shall come, even now are there many antichrists; whereby we know that it is the last time.
they have become
But the anointing which ye have received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you: but as the same anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie, and even as it hath taught you, ye shall abide in him.
Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.
it was made conspicuous
he might be made conspicuous
And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.
Not as Cain, [who] was of that wicked one, and slew his brother. And wherefore slew he him? Because his own works were evil, and his brother's righteous.
And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment.
we might believe
Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.
it has been fully completed
I rejoiced greatly that I found of thy children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment from the Father.
And this is love, that we walk after his commandments. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the beginning, ye should walk in it.
we may walk around
you may walk around
Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.
For I rejoiced greatly, when the brethren came and testified of the truth that is in thee, even as thou walkest in the truth.
you walk around