1 Thessalonians 5:14
Textus Receptus (Stephanus 1550)
King James Bible (Oxford 1769)
Textus Receptus Support:
apparently a primary word; all any: every the whole
a. each, every, any, all, the whole, everyone, all things, everything
a. some of all types ... "the whole world has gone after him" Did all the world go afterChrist? "then went all Judea, and were baptized of him in Jordan."Was all Judea, or all Jerusalem, baptized in Jordan? "Ye are of God,little children", and the whole world lieth in the wicked one". Doesthe whole world there mean everybody? The words "world" and "all" areused in some seven or eight senses in Scripture, and it is veryrarely the "all" means all persons, taken individually. The words aregenerally used to signify that Christ has redeemed some of all sorts-- some Jews, some Gentiles, some rich, some poor, and has notrestricted His redemption to either Jew or Gentile ...
of the New Testament 1889
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.