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1 Thessalonians 4:10

    1 Thessalonians 4:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And indeed ye do it toward all the brethren which are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that ye increase more and more;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And indeed you do it toward all the brothers which are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brothers, that you increase more and more;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    for indeed ye do it toward all the brethren that are in all Macedonia. But we exhort you, brethren, that ye abound more and more;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And, truly, you are lovers of all the brothers in Macedonia; but it is our desire that your love may be increased still more;

    Webster's Revision

    for indeed ye do it toward all the brethren that are in all Macedonia. But we exhort you, brethren, that ye abound more and more;

    World English Bible

    for indeed you do it toward all the brothers who are in all Macedonia. But we exhort you, brothers, that you abound more and more;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    for indeed ye do it toward all the brethren which are in all Macedonia. But we exhort you, brethren, that ye abound more and more;

    Definitions for 1 Thessalonians 4:10

    Beseech - To call upon; appeal; beg.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Thessalonians 4:10

    Ye do it toward all the brethren - Ye not only love one another at Thessalonica, but ye love all the brethren in Macedonia; ye consider them all as children of the same Father; and that all the Churches which are in Christ make one great and glorious body, of which he is the head.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Thessalonians 4:10

    And indeed ye do it - See the notes on 1 Thessalonians 1:7.

    But we beseech you, brethren, that ye increase more and more - See the notes at 1 Thessalonians 3:12. Here, as elsewhere, the apostle makes the fact that they deserved commendation for what they had done, a stimulus to arouse them to still higher attainments. Bloomfield.