1 Thessalonians 2:17

King James Bible - kjv

But we, brethren, being taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, endeavoured the more abundantly to see your face with great desire.

american standard version - asv

But we, brethren, being bereaved of you for a short season, in presence not in heart, endeavored the more exceedingly to see your face with great desire:

Douay-Rheims Bible - drb

But we, brethren, being taken away from you for a short time, in sight, not in heart, have hastened the more abundantly to see your face with great desire.

Darby Bible Translation -dbt

But we, brethren, having been bereaved of you and separated for a little moment in person, not in heart, have used more abundant diligence to see your face with much desire;

Webster Bible Translation - wbt

But we, brethren, being taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, endeavored the more abundantly to see your face with great desire.

Young's Literal Translation - ylt

And we, brethren, having been taken from you for the space of an hour ; in presence, not in heart ; did hasten the more abundantly to see your face in much desire,

American King James Version - akjv

But we, brothers, being taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, endeavored the more abundantly to see your face with great desire.

Weymouth New Testament - WNT

But we, brethren, having been for a short time separated from you in bodily presence, though not in heart, endeavoured all the more earnestly, with intense longing, to see you face to face.

English Revised Version - ERV

But we, brethren, being bereaved of you for a short season, in presence, not in heart, endeavoured the more exceedingly to see your face with great desire:

World English Bible - WEB

But we, brothers, being bereaved of you for a short season, in presence, not in heart, tried even harder to see your face with great desire,