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The most popular Bible verses from 1 Thessalonians 1

Found 10 Verses

1 Thessalonians 1:4

Bible Rank: 1,401
For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you NIV
[O] brethren beloved by God, we recognize and know that He has selected (chosen) you AMP
Knowing, brethren beloved, your election of God. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:6

Bible Rank: 2,056
You became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you welcomed the message in the midst of severe suffering with the joy given by the Holy Spirit. NIV
And you [set yourselves to] become imitators of us and [through us] of the Lord Himself, for you welcomed our message in [spite of] much persecution, with joy [inspired] by the Holy Spirit AMP
And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:7

Bible Rank: 2,443
And so you became a model to all the believers in Macedonia and Achaia. NIV
So that you [thus] became a pattern to all the believers (those who adhere to, trust in, and rely on Christ Jesus) in Macedonia and Achaia (most of Greece). AMP
So that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:1

Bible Rank: 14,186
Paul, Silas and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace and peace to you. NIV
PAUL, SILVANUS (Silas), and Timothy, to the assembly (church) of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah): Grace (spiritual blessing and divine favor) to you and [heart] peace. AMP
Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, unto the church of the Thessalonians which is in God the Father and in the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:10

Bible Rank: 15,254
And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead – Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath. NIV
And [how you] look forward to and await the coming of His Son from heaven, Whom He raised from the dead--Jesus, Who personally rescues and delivers us out of and from the wrath [bringing punishment] which is coming [upon the impenitent] and draws us to Himself [investing us with all the privileges and rewards of the new life in Christ, the Messiah]. AMP
And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:9

Bible Rank: 16,017
For they themselves report what happened when we visited you. They tell how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God NIV
For they themselves volunteer testimony concerning us, telling what an entrance we had among you, and how you turned to God from [your] idols to serve a God Who is alive and true and genuine AMP
For they themselves shew of us what manner of entering in we had unto you, and how ye turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God; KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:5

Bible Rank: 16,080
Because our gospel came to you not simply with words but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and deep conviction. You know how we lived among you for your sake. NIV
For our [preaching of the] glad tidings (the Gospel) came to you not only in word, but also in [its own inherent] power and in the Holy Spirit and with great conviction and absolute certainty [on our part]. You know what kind of men we proved [ourselves] to be among you for your good. AMP
For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:2

Bible Rank: 16,475
We always thank God for all of you and continually mention you in our prayers. NIV
We are ever giving thanks to God for all of you, continually mentioning [you when engaged] in our prayers AMP
We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers; KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:8

Bible Rank: 17,799
The Lord's message rang out from you not only in Macedonia and Achaia – your faith in God has become known everywhere. Therefore we do not need to say anything about it, NIV
For not only has the Word concerning and from the Lord resounded forth from you unmistakably in Macedonia and Achaia, but everywhere the report has gone forth of your faith in God [of your leaning of your whole personality on Him in complete trust and confidence in His power, wisdom, and goodness]. So we [find that we] never need to tell people anything [further about it]. AMP
For from you sounded out the word of the Lord not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every place your faith to God-ward is spread abroad; so that we need not to speak any thing. KJV

1 Thessalonians 1:3

Bible Rank: 18,461
We remember before our God and Father your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, and your endurance inspired by hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV
Recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith and service motivated by love and unwavering hope in [the return of] our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah). [I Thess. 1:10.] AMP
Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father; KJV