Hebrews 6:12
Good News Translation
We do not want you to become lazy, but to be like those who believe and are patient, and so receive what God has promised.

Contemporary English Version
Then you would never be lazy. You would be following the example of those who had faith and were patient until God kept his promise to them.

Douay-Rheims Bible
That you become not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience shall inherit the promises.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

That you become not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience shall inherit the promises.

ye.

Hebrews 5:11 Of whom we have much to say and hard to be intelligibly uttered: because you are become weak to hear.

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Proverbs 12:24 The hand of the valiant shall bear rule: but that which is slothful shall be under tribute.

Proverbs 13:4 The sluggard willeth, and willeth not: but the soul of them that work, shall be made fat.

Proverbs 15:19 The way of the slothful is as a hedge of thorns: the way of the just is without offence.

Proverbs 18:9 He that is loose and slack in his work, is the brother of him that wasteth his own works.

Proverbs 24:30-34 I passed by the field of the slothful man, and by the vineyard of the foolish man: . . .

Matthew 25:26 And his lord answering, said to him: Wicked and slothful servant, thou knewest that I reap where I sow not and gather where I have not strewed.

Romans 12:11 In carefulness not slothful. In spirit fervent. Serving the Lord.

2 Peter 1:10 Wherefore, brethren, labour the more, that by good works you may make sure your calling and election. For doing these things, you shall not sin at any time.

but.

Hebrews 12:1 And therefore we also having so great a cloud of witnesses over our head, laying aside every weight and sin which surrounds us, let us run by patience to the fight proposed to us:

Hebrews 13:7 Remember your prelates who have spoken the word of God to you: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation,

Songs 1:8 To my company of horsemen, in Pharao's chariots, have I likened thee, O my love.

Jeremiah 6:16 Thus saith the Lord: Stand ye on the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, which is the good way, and walk ye in it: and you shall find refreshment for your souls. And they said: We will not walk.

Romans 4:12 And he might be the father of circumcision; not to them only that are of the circumcision, but to them also that follow the steps of the faith that is in the uncircumcision of our father Abraham.

James 5:10,11 Take, my brethren, for example of suffering evil, of labour and patience, the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord. . . .

1 Peter 3:5,6 For after this manner heretofore, the holy women also who trusted in God adorned themselves, being in subjection to their own husbands: . . .

faith.

Hebrews 6:15 And so patiently enduring he obtained the promise.

Hebrews 10:36 For patience is necessary for you: that, doing the will of God, you may receive the promise.

Hebrews 11:8-16 By faith he that is called Abraham obeyed to go out into a place which he was to receive for an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing whither he went. . . .

Luke 8:15 But that on the good ground are they who in a good and perfect heart, hearing the word, keep it and bring forth fruit in patience.

Romans 2:7 To them indeed who, according to patience in good work, seek glory and honour and incorruption, eternal life:

Romans 8:25,26 But if we hope for that which we see not, we wait for it with patience. . . .

1 Thessalonians 1:3 Being mindful of the work of your faith and labour and charity: and of the enduring of the hope of our Lord Jesus Christ before God and our Father.

Revelation 13:10 He that shall lead into captivity shall go into captivity: he that shall kill by the sword must be killed by the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.

Revelation 14:12 Here is the patience of the saints, who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus.

inherit.

Hebrews 1:14 Are they not all ministering spirits, sent to minister for them who shall receive the inheritance of salvation?

Hebrews 10:36 For patience is necessary for you: that, doing the will of God, you may receive the promise.

Hebrews 11:9,17,33 By faith he abode in the land of promise, as in a strange country, dwelling in cottages, with Isaac and Jacob, the co-heirs of the same promise. . . .

Matthew 22:32 I am the God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob? He is not the God of the dead but of the living.

Luke 16:22 And it came to pass that the beggar died and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom. And the rich man also died: and he was buried in hell.

Luke 20:37,38 Now that the dead rise again, Moses also shewed at the bush, when he called the Lord: The God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob. . . .

1 John 2:25 And this is the promise which he hath promised us, life everlasting.

Revelation 14:13 And I heard a voice from heaven, saying to me: Write: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord. From henceforth now, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours. For their works follow them.

Context
A Call to Maturity
11And we desire that every one of you shew forth the same carefulness to the accomplishing of hope unto the end: 12That you become not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience shall inherit the promises. 13For God making promises to Abraham, because he had no one greater by whom he might swear, swore by himself,…
Cross References
Proverbs 2:20
For they that are upright, shall dwell in the earth; and the simple shall continue in it.

Proverbs 28:10
He that deceiveth the just in a wicked way, shall fall in his own destruction: and the upright shall possess his goods.

2 Thessalonians 1:4
So that we ourselves also glory in you in the churches of God, for your patience and faith, and in all your persecutions and tribulations: which you endure

Hebrews 1:14
Are they not all ministering spirits, sent to minister for them who shall receive the inheritance of salvation?

Hebrews 13:7
Remember your prelates who have spoken the word of God to you: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation,

James 1:3
Knowing that the trying of your faith worketh patience

Revelation 13:10
He that shall lead into captivity shall go into captivity: he that shall kill by the sword must be killed by the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.

Additional Translations
Then you will not be sluggish, but will imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.

so that you may not be sluggish, but imitators of those inheriting the promises through faith and patience.

That you be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience have been inheritors of the promises.

that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

so that you may not become half-hearted, but be imitators of those who through faith and patient endurance are now heirs to the promises.

that you won't be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience inherited the promises.

that ye may not become slothful, but followers of those who through faith and patient endurance are inheriting the promises.
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