2 Thessalonians 3:1-5 ESV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
  Search
English Standard Version (ESV) New International Version (NIV)
1 Finally, brothers,pray for us, that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored, as happened among you, 1 Finally, brothers, pray for us that the message of the Lord may spread rapidly and be honored, just as it was with you.
2 and that we may be delivered from wicked and evil men. For not all have faith. 2 And pray that we may be delivered from wicked and evil men, for not everyone has faith.
3 But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one. 3 But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
4 And we have confidence in the Lord about you, that you are doing and will do the things that we command. 4 We have confidence in the Lord that you are doing and will continue to do the things we command.
5 May the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God and to the steadfastness of Christ. 5 May the Lord direct your hearts into God's love and Christ's perseverance.