King James Bible

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1:1  Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, unto the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, to the assembly of Thessalonians in God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ:
1:2  Grace unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Grace to you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ!
1:3  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; We ought to give thanks to God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because increase greatly doth your faith, and abound doth the love of each one of you all, to one another;
1:4  So that we ourselves glory in you in the churches of God for your patience and faith in all your persecutions and tribulations that ye endure: so that we ourselves do glory in you in the assemblies of God, for your endurance and faith in all your persecutions and tribulations that ye bear;
1:5  Which is a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer: a token of the righteous judgment of God, for your being counted worthy of the reign of God, for which also ye suffer,
1:6  Seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you; since `it is' a righteous thing with God to give back to those troubling you -- trouble,
1:7  And to you who are troubled rest with us, when the Lord Jesus shall be revealed from heaven with his mighty angels, and to you who are troubled -- rest with us in the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven, with messengers of his power,
1:8  In flaming fire taking vengeance on them that know not God, and that obey not the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ: in flaming fire, giving vengeance to those not knowing God, and to those not obeying the good news of our Lord Jesus Christ;
1:9  Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power; who shall suffer justice -- destruction age-during -- from the face of the Lord, and from the glory of his strength,
1:10  When he shall come to be glorified in his saints, and to be admired in all them that believe (because our testimony among you was believed) in that day. when He may come to be glorified in his saints, and to be wondered at in all those believing -- because our testimony was believed among you -- in that day;
1:11  Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power: for which also we do pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of the calling, and may fulfil all the good pleasure of goodness, and the work of the faith in power,
1:12  That the name of our Lord Jesus Christ may be glorified in you, and ye in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ. that the name of our Lord Jesus Christ may be glorified in you, and ye in him, according to the grace of our God and Lord Jesus Christ.
2:1  Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him, And we ask you, brethren, in regard to the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ, and of our gathering together unto him,
2:2  That ye be not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled, neither by spirit, nor by word, nor by letter as from us, as that the day of Christ is at hand. that ye be not quickly shaken in mind, nor be troubled, neither through spirit, neither through word, neither through letters as through us, as that the day of Christ hath arrived;
2:3  Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition; let not any one deceive you in any manner, because -- if the falling away may not come first, and the man of sin be revealed -- the son of the destruction,
2:4  Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is God. who is opposing and is raising himself up above all called God or worshipped, so that he in the sanctuary of God as God hath sat down, shewing himself off that he is God -- `the day doth not come'.
2:5  Remember ye not, that, when I was yet with you, I told you these things? Do ye not remember that, being yet with you, these things I said to you?
2:6  And now ye know what withholdeth that he might be revealed in his time. and now, what is keeping down ye have known, for his being revealed in his own time,
2:7  For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way. for the secret of the lawlessness doth already work, only he who is keeping down now `will hinder' -- till he may be out of the way,
2:8  And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming: and then shall be revealed the Lawless One, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the manifestation of his presence,

 

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