New International Version
So then, welcome him in the Lord with great joy, and honor people like him,
King James Bible
Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:
Darby Bible Translation
Receive him therefore in [the] Lord with all joy, and hold such in honour;
World English Bible
Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honor,
Young's Literal Translation
receive him, therefore, in the Lord, with all joy, and hold such in honour,
Philippians 2:29 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Receive him therefore in the Lord - For the Lord's sake receive him, and as the Lord's servant; and hold such zealous, disinterested, and holy preachers in reputation - honor those whom ye perceive God hath honored.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Matthew 10:40,41 He that receives you receives me, and he that receives me receives him that sent me...
Luke 9:5 And whoever will not receive you, when you go out of that city, shake off the very dust from your feet for a testimony against them.
John 13:20 Truly, truly, I say to you, He that receives whomsoever I send receives me; and he that receives me receives him that sent me.
Romans 16:2 That you receive her in the Lord, as becomes saints, and that you assist her in whatever business she has need of you...
1 Corinthians 16:10 Now if Timotheus come, see that he may be with you without fear: for he works the work of the Lord, as I also do.
2 Corinthians 7:2 Receive us; we have wronged no man, we have corrupted no man, we have defrauded no man.
Colossians 4:10 Aristarchus my fellow prisoner salutes you, and Marcus, sister's son to Barnabas, (touching whom you received commandments...
3 John 1:10 Why, if I come, I will remember his deeds which he does, prating against us with malicious words: and not content therewith...
Isaiah 52:7 How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of him that brings good tidings, that publishes peace; that brings good tidings of good...
Luke 2:10,11 And the angel said to them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people...
Acts 2:46 And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house...
Acts 8:8 And there was great joy in that city.
Romans 10:15 And how shall they preach, except they be sent? as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace...
Ephesians 4:9-12 (Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth...
2 Corinthians 10:18 For not he that commends himself is approved, but whom the Lord commends.
1 Thessalonians 5:12 And we beseech you, brothers, to know them which labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
Hebrews 13:17 Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves: for they watch for your souls, as they that must give account...
hold such in reputation. or, honour such.
Acts 28:10 Who also honored us with many honors; and when we departed, they laded us with such things as were necessary.
1 Corinthians 16:18 For they have refreshed my spirit and yours: therefore acknowledge you them that are such.
1 Timothy 5:17 Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially they who labor in the word and doctrine.
LibraryNotes on the Second Century
Page 94. Line 9. The Book of ---- The reference here is to the apocryphal Wisdom of Solomon xiii. 1-5. Page 104. Med. 33. As originally written this Meditation commenced thus: Whether the sufferings of an. Angel would have been meritorious or no I will not dispute: but'---- And the following sentence, which comes after the first, has also been crossedout: So that it was an honour and no injury to be called to it: And so great an honour that it was an ornament to God himself, and an honour even to …
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations
July 11. "For it is God which Worketh in You" (Phil. Ii. 13).
"For it is God which worketh in you" (Phil. ii. 13). A day with Jesus. Let us seek its plan and direction from Him. Let us take His highest thought and will for us in it. Let us look to Him for our desires, ideals, expectations in it. Then shall it bring to us exceeding abundantly above all that we can ask or think. Let Him be our Guide and Way. Let us not so much be thinking even of His plan and way as of Him as the Personal Guide of every moment, on whom we constantly depend to lead our every step. …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
Copies of Jesus
'Do all things without murmurings and disputings; 15. That ye may be blameless and harmless, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye are seen as lights in the world, 16. Holding forth the word of life.'--PHIL. ii. 14-16 (R.V.). We are told by some superfine modern moralists, that to regard one's own salvation as the great work of our lives is a kind of selfishness, and no doubt there may be a colour of truth in the charge. At least the meaning …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Paul and Timothy
'But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy shortly unto you, that I also may be of good comfort, when I know your state. 20. For I have no man like-minded, who will care truly for your state. 21. For they all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ. 22. But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child serveth a father, so he served with me in furtherance of the gospel. 23. Him therefore I hope to send forthwith, so soon as I shall see how it will go with me: 24. But I trust in the Lord that …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture