New Living Translation
In his justice he will pay back those who persecute you.
King James Bible
Seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you;
Darby Bible Translation
if at least it is a righteous thing with God to render tribulation to those that trouble you,
World English Bible
Since it is a righteous thing with God to repay affliction to those who afflict you,
Young's Literal Translation
since it is a righteous thing with God to give back to those troubling you -- trouble,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:6 It is a righteous thing with God - (However men may judge) to transfer the pressure from you to them. And it is remarkable that about this time, at the passover, the Jews raising a tumult, a great number (some say thirty thousand) of them were slain. St. Paul seems to allude to this beginning of sorrows, 1Th 2:16, which did not end but with their destruction.
LibraryMeditations for the Morning.
1. Almighty God can, in the resurrection, as easily raise up thy body out of the grave, from the sleep of death, as he hath this morning wakened thee in thy bed, out of the sleep of nature. At the dawning of which resurrection day, Christ shall come to be glorified in his saints; and every one of the bodies of the thousands of his saints, being fashioned like unto his glorious body, shall shine as bright as the sun (2 Thess. i. 10; Jude, ver. 14; Phil. iii. 21; Luke ix. 31;) all the angels shining …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
Of the Practice of Piety in Holy Feasting.
How the Forward and the Faint-Hearted are to be Admonished.
Perfect in Parts, Imperfect in Degrees.
But if you are careful to obey him, following all my instructions, then I will be an enemy to your enemies, and I will oppose those who oppose you.
I said to myself, "In due season God will judge everyone, both good and bad, for all their deeds."
"Send out a call for archers to come to Babylon. Surround the city so none can escape. Do to her as she has done to others, for she has defied the LORD, the Holy One of Israel.
But if you do what is wrong, you will be paid back for the wrong you have done. For God has no favorites.
For God is not unjust. He will not forget how hard you have worked for him and how you have shown your love to him by caring for other believers, as you still do.
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