GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
Now, dear children, live in Christ. Then, when he appears we will have confidence, and when he comes we won't turn from him in shame.
King James Bible
And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.
Darby Bible Translation
And now, children, abide in him, that if he be manifested we may have boldness, and not be put to shame from before him at his coming.
World English Bible
Now, little children, remain in him, that when he appears, we may have boldness, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.
Young's Literal Translation
And now, little children, remain in him, that when he may be manifested, we may have boldness, and may not be ashamed before him, in his presence;
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The Son of Man will come with his angels in his Father's glory. Then he will pay back each person based on what that person has done.
I can guarantee this truth: Some people who are standing here will not die until they see the Son of Man coming in his kingdom."
If people are ashamed of me and what I say in this unfaithful and sinful generation, the Son of Man will be ashamed of those people when he comes with the holy angels in his Father's glory."
The day when the Son of Man is revealed will be like that.
We can go to God with bold confidence through faith in Christ.
Christ is your life. When he appears, then you, too, will appear with him in glory.
1 Thessalonians 2:19
Who is our hope, joy, or prize that we can brag about in the presence of our Lord Jesus when he comes? Isn't it you?
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