1 Thessalonians

1 Thessalonians 5:23-24

23 Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you completely; and may your whole spirit, soul, and body be preserved blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. 24 He who calls you is faithful, who also will do it.



May God Himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through.
May the God of peace Himself sanctify you through and through, separate you from profane and vulgar things, make you pure and whole and undamaged—consecrated to Him—set apart for His purpose.

May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
May your spirit and soul and body be kept complete and be found blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.



Rejoice always.
Rejoice always and delight in your faith.

Pray continually.
Be unceasing and persistent in prayer.

Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
In every situation, no matter what the circumstances, be thankful and continually give thanks to God; for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus.