Parallel Bible results for 1 Thessalonians 5:13-23

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1 Thessalonians 5:13-23

NLT 13 Think highly of them and give them your wholehearted love because of their work. And remember to live peaceably with each other. NIV 13 Hold them in the highest regard in love because of their work. Live in peace with each other. NLT 14 Brothers and sisters, we urge you to warn those who are lazy. Encourage those who are timid. Take tender care of those who are 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. NLT 15 See that no one pays back evil for evil, but always try to do good 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. NLT 16 Always be joyful. NIV 16 Be joyful always; NLT 17 Keep on praying. NIV 17 pray continually; NLT 18 No matter what happens, always be thankful, for this is God's will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. NIV 18 give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. NLT 19 Do not stifle the Holy Spirit. NIV 19 Do not put out the Spirit's fire; NLT 20 Do not scoff at prophecies, NIV 20 do not treat prophecies with contempt. NLT 21 but test everything that is said. Hold on to what is good. NIV 21 Test everything. Hold on to the good. NLT 22 Keep away from every kind of evil. NIV 22 Avoid every kind of evil. NLT 23 Now may the God of peace make you holy in every way, and may your whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless until that day when our Lord Jesus Christ comes again. 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.