Philemon 1:21
Strong's Lexicon
Confident of
Πεποιθὼς (Pepoithōs)
Verb - Perfect Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3982: A primary verb; to convince; by analogy, to pacify or conciliate; reflexively or passively, to assent, to rely.

your
σου (sou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 2nd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

obedience,
ὑπακοῇ (hypakoē)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 5218: Obedience, submissiveness, compliance. From hupakouo; attentive hearkening, i.e. compliance or submission.

I write
ἔγραψά (egrapsa)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1125: A primary verb; to 'grave', especially to write; figuratively, to describe.

to you,
σοι (soi)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative 2nd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

knowing
εἰδὼς (eidōs)
Verb - Perfect Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 1492: To know, remember, appreciate.

that
ὅτι (hoti)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 3754: Neuter of hostis as conjunction; demonstrative, that; causative, because.

you will do
ποιήσεις (poiēseis)
Verb - Future Indicative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 4160: (a) I make, manufacture, construct, (b) I do, act, cause. Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do.

even
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2532: And, even, also, namely.

more
ὑπὲρ (hyper)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 5228: Gen: in behalf of; acc: above.

than
(ha)
Personal / Relative Pronoun - Accusative Neuter Plural
Strong's Greek 3739: Who, which, what, that.

I ask.
λέγω (legō)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Since I am confident of your obedience, I am writing to you, knowing that you will do even more than I say.

New American Standard Bible
Having confidence in your obedience, I write to you, since I know that you will do even more than what I say.

King James Bible
Having confidence in thy obedience I wrote unto thee, knowing that thou wilt also do more than I say.
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Confident of your obedience, I write to you, knowing that you will do even more than I ask.

New Living Translation
I am confident as I write this letter that you will do what I ask and even more!

English Standard Version
Confident of your obedience, I write to you, knowing that you will do even more than I say.

New American Standard Bible
Having confidence in your obedience, I write to you, since I know that you will do even more than what I say.

King James Bible
Having confidence in thy obedience I wrote unto thee, knowing that thou wilt also do more than I say.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Since I am confident of your obedience, I am writing to you, knowing that you will do even more than I say.

International Standard Version
Confident of your obedience, I am writing to you because I know that you will do even more than I ask.

NET Bible
Since I was confident that you would obey, I wrote to you, because I knew that you would do even more than what I am asking you to do.

American Standard Version
Having confidence in thine obedience I write unto thee, knowing that thou wilt do even beyond what I say.

English Revised Version
Having confidence in thine obedience I write unto thee, knowing that thou wilt do even beyond what I say.

Young's Literal Translation
having been confident in thy obedience I did write to thee, having known that also above what I may say thou wilt do;






Cross References
Romans 2:19
And art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of them which are in darkness,

2 Corinthians 2:3
And I wrote this same unto you, lest, when I came, I should have sorrow from them of whom I ought to rejoice; having confidence in you all, that my joy is the joy of you all.

Philemon 1:1
Paul, a prisoner of Jesus Christ, and Timothy our brother, unto Philemon our dearly beloved, and fellowlabourer,

Philemon 1:20
Yea, brother, let me have joy of thee in the Lord: refresh my bowels in the Lord.

Philemon 1:19
I Paul have written it with mine own hand, I will repay it: albeit I do not say to thee how thou owest unto me even thine own self besides.

Philemon 1:18
If he hath wronged thee, or oweth thee ought, put that on mine account;

Philemon 1:22
But withal prepare me also a lodging: for I trust that through your prayers I shall be given unto you.

Philemon 1:23
There salute thee Epaphras, my fellowprisoner in Christ Jesus;

Philemon 1:24
Marcus, Aristarchus, Demas, Lucas, my fellowlabourers.
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