2 Thessalonians 3:17
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English Standard Version
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. This is the sign of genuineness in every letter of mine; it is the way I write.

King James Bible
The salutation of Paul with mine own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.

American Standard Version
The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The salutation of Paul with my own hand; which is the sign in every epistle. So I write.

English Revised Version
The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.

Webster's Bible Translation
The salutation of Paul with my own hand, which is the token in every epistle: so I write.

Weymouth New Testament
I Paul add the greeting with my own hand, which is the credential in every letter of mine.

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Vincent's Word Studies

The salutation of Paul with mine own hand (ἀσπασμὸς τῇ ἐμῇ χειρὶ Παύλου)

Rev. properly, "the salutation of me Paul." The genitive of me is contained, according to a familiar Greek idiom, in the possessive pronoun my. Paul had apparently been employing an amanuensis.

In every epistle

Comp. 1 Corinthians 16:21; Colossians 4:18.

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with.

1 Corinthians 16:21 The salutation of me Paul with my own hand.

Colossians 4:18 The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

the token. See on ch.

2 Thessalonians 1:5 Which is a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God, that you may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God...

Joshua 2:12 Now therefore, I pray you, swear to me by the LORD, since I have showed you kindness...

1 Samuel 17:18 And carry these ten cheeses to the captain of their thousand, and look how your brothers fare, and take their pledge.

Cross References
Romans 16:22
I Tertius, who wrote this letter, greet you in the Lord.

1 Corinthians 16:21
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand.

2 Thessalonians 2:2
not to be quickly shaken in mind or alarmed, either by a spirit or a spoken word, or a letter seeming to be from us, to the effect that the day of the Lord has come.

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