1 Thessalonians 3:7
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English Standard Version
for this reason, brothers, in all our distress and affliction we have been comforted about you through your faith.

King James Bible
Therefore, brethren, we were comforted over you in all our affliction and distress by your faith:

American Standard Version
for this cause, brethren, we were comforted over you in all our distress and affliction through your faith:

Douay-Rheims Bible
Therefore we were comforted, brethren, in you, in all our necessity and tribulation, by your faith,

English Revised Version
for this cause, brethren, we were comforted over you in all our distress and affliction through your faith:

Webster's Bible Translation
Therefore, brethren, by your faith we were comforted over you in all our affliction and distress:

Weymouth New Testament
for this reason in our distress and trouble we have been comforted about you, brethren, by your faith.

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Vincent's Word Studies

Affliction (ἀνάγκῃ)

Rev. distress. The derivation from ἄγξειν to press tightly, to choke (Lightfoot, Ellicott) is doubtful. In the sense of urgency, distress, seldom in Class. See 1 Corinthians 7:26; 2 Corinthians 6:4; 2 Corinthians 12:10; Luke 21:23.

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we were.

1 Thessalonians 3:8,9 For now we live, if you stand fast in the Lord...

2 Corinthians 1:4 Who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble...

2 Corinthians 7:6,7,13 Nevertheless God, that comforts those that are cast down, comforted us by the coming of Titus...

2 John 1:4 I rejoiced greatly that I found of your children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment from the Father.

in all.

Acts 17:4-10 And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude...

1 Corinthians 4:9-13 For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to death: for we are made a spectacle to the world...

2 Corinthians 11:23-28 Are they ministers of Christ? (I speak as a fool) I am more; in labors more abundant, in stripes above measure...

2 Timothy 3:10-12 But you have fully known my doctrine, manner of life, purpose, faith, long-suffering, charity, patience...

Cross References
1 Thessalonians 3:6
But now that Timothy has come to us from you, and has brought us the good news of your faith and love and reported that you always remember us kindly and long to see us, as we long to see you--

1 Thessalonians 3:8
For now we live, if you are standing fast in the Lord.

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