1 Thessalonians 3:1

English Standard Version

1 Therefore when we could bear it no longer, we were willing to be left behind at Athens alone, (Ac17:15)

New International Version

1 So when we could stand it no longer, we thought it best to be left by ourselves in Athens.

New Int. Readers Version

1 We couldn't wait any longer. So we thought it was best to be left by ourselves in Athens.

King James Version

1 Wherefore when we could no longer forbear, we thought it good to be left at Athens alone;