Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament1 Thessalonians 4:12
- That ye may walk honestly (ina peripathte eusxhmonwv).
- Present subjunctive (linear action). Old adverb from eusxhmwn (eu, sxhma, Latin habitus, graceful figure), becomingly, decently. In N.T. only here and Romans 13:13. This idea includes honest financial transactions, but a good deal more. People outside the churches have a right to watch the conduct of professing Christians in business, domestic life, social life, politics.