Parallel Bible results for 1 Thessalonians 5

New International Version

New International Version

1 Thessalonians 5

NIV 1 Now, brothers, about times and dates we do not need to write to you, NIV 1 Now, brothers, about times and dates we do not need to write to you, NIV 2 for you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. NIV 2 for you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. NIV 3 While people are saying, "Peace and safety," destruction will come on them suddenly, as labor pains on a pregnant woman, and they will not escape. NIV 3 While people are saying, "Peace and safety," destruction will come on them suddenly, as labor pains on a pregnant woman, and they will not escape. NIV 4 But you, brothers, are not in darkness so that this day should surprise you like a thief. NIV 4 But you, brothers, are not in darkness so that this day should surprise you like a thief. NIV 5 You are all sons of the light and sons of the day. We do not belong to the night or to the darkness. NIV 5 You are all sons of the light and sons of the day. We do not belong to the night or to the darkness. NIV 6 So then, let us not be like others, who are asleep, but let us be alert and self-controlled. NIV 6 So then, let us not be like others, who are asleep, but let us be alert and self-controlled. NIV 7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk, get drunk at night. NIV 7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk, get drunk at night. NIV 8 But since we belong to the day, let us be self-controlled, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet. NIV 8 But since we belong to the day, let us be self-controlled, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet. NIV 9 For God did not appoint us to suffer wrath but to receive salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 9 For God did not appoint us to suffer wrath but to receive salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 10 He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him. NIV 10 He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him. NIV 11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. NIV 11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. NIV 12 Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who work hard among you, who are over you in the Lord and who admonish you. NIV 12 Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who work hard among you, who are over you in the Lord and who admonish you. NIV 13 Hold them in the highest regard in love because of their work. Live in peace with each other. NIV 13 Hold them in the highest regard in love because of their work. Live in peace with each other. NIV 14 And we urge you, brothers, warn those who are idle, encourage the timid, help the weak, be patient with everyone. NIV 14 And we urge you, brothers, warn those who are idle, encourage the timid, help the weak, be patient with everyone. NIV 15 Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind to each other and to everyone else. NIV 15 Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind to each other and to everyone else. NIV 16 Be joyful always; NIV 16 Be joyful always; NIV 17 pray continually; NIV 17 pray continually; NIV 18 give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. NIV 18 give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. NIV 19 Do not put out the Spirit's fire; NIV 19 Do not put out the Spirit's fire; NIV 20 do not treat prophecies with contempt. NIV 20 do not treat prophecies with contempt. NIV 21 Test everything. Hold on to the good. NIV 21 Test everything. Hold on to the good. NIV 22 Avoid every kind of evil. NIV 22 Avoid every kind of evil. NIV 23 May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 23 May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 24 The one who calls you is faithful and he will do it. NIV 24 The one who calls you is faithful and he will do it. NIV 25 Brothers, pray for us. NIV 25 Brothers, pray for us. NIV 26 Greet all the brothers with a holy kiss. NIV 26 Greet all the brothers with a holy kiss. NIV 27 I charge you before the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers. NIV 27 I charge you before the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers. NIV 28 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. NIV 28 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.