Ephesians 4:32



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.

King James Version

And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Holman Bible

And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ.

International Standard Version

And be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another just as God has forgiven you in the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

And become good toward each other, compassionate, forgiving each other, even as also God in Christ forgave us.

American Standard Version

and be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, even as God also in Christ forgave you.

Amplified

And become useful and helpful and kind to one another, tenderhearted (compassionate, understanding, loving-hearted), forgiving one another [readily and freely], as God in Christ forgave you.

An Understandable Version

and be kind and compassionate toward one another, forgiving each other, just as God also forgave you [because of your fellowship] in Christ.

Anderson New Testament

and be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, as God in Christ has forgiven you.

Bible in Basic English

And be kind to one another, full of pity, having forgiveness for one another, even as God in Christ had forgiveness for you.

Common New Testament

Be kind and tenderhearted to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

be mutually kind, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Darby Translation

and be to one another kind, compassionate, forgiving one another, so as God also in Christ has forgiven you.

Godbey New Testament

But be ye kind toward one another, merciful, forgiving one another, as indeed God in Christ forgave you.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must be kind to one another, you must be tender-hearted, and forgive one another just as God through Christ has forgiven you.

John Wesley New Testament

And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted; forgiving one another; as God also for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another even as God has forgiven you in Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

And be ye kind one to another, having good bowels, favoring each other, as also God in Christ Jesus favored you.

King James 2000

And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Become kind toward one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as also God in Christ has forgiven you.

Modern King James verseion

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be ye courteous one to another, and merciful, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake forgave you.

Moffatt New Testament

be kind to each other, be tender-hearted, be generous to each other as God has been generous to you in Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

and be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ has forgiven you.

NET Bible

Instead, be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as God in Christ also forgave you.

New Heart English Bible

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, just as God also in Christ forgave you.

New simplified Bible

You should be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, even as God also forgave you through (by means of) Christ.

Noyes New Testament

and be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you.

Sawyer New Testament

But be kind one to another, merciful, giving one to another, as God also in Christ gave to you.

The Emphasized Bible

And be ye gracious one to another, tenderly affectionate, in favour forgiving one another - even as, God also, in Christ, hath in favour forgiven you;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but be ye kind one to another, full of sensibility, forgiving mutually, even as God in Christ hath forgiven you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, ready to forgive one another, just as God, in Christ, forgave you.

Webster

And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Weymouth New Testament

On the contrary learn to be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, just as God in Christ has also forgiven you.

Williams New Testament

You must practice being kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has graciously forgiven you.

World English Bible

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, just as God also in Christ forgave you.

Worrell New Testament

and become kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God also in Christ forgave you.

Worsley New Testament

tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgiveth you.

Youngs Literal Translation

and become one to another kind, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, according as also God in Christ did forgive you.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

be ye
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be , come to pass , be made , be done , come , become , God forbid , arise , have , be fulfilled , be married to , be preferred , not tr , , vr done
Usage: 531

χρηστός 
Chrestos 
Usage: 4

one
ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

to
εἰς 
Eis 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
Usage: 1267

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

εὔσπλαγχνος 
Eusplagchnos 
Usage: 2

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249


and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as , even as , according as , when , according to , how , as well as
Usage: 141

God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

for
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

Context Readings

Old Behavior, New Behavior, And Motivation

31 Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. 32 Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.


Cross References

Colossians 3:12-13

So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;

2 Corinthians 2:10

But one whom you forgive anything, I forgive also; for indeed what I have forgiven, if I have forgiven anything, I did it for your sakes in the presence of Christ,

Matthew 6:12

'And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.

Matthew 6:14-15

"For if you forgive others for their transgressions, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

Mark 11:25

"Whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father who is in heaven will also forgive you your transgressions.

Luke 6:37

"Do not judge, and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon, and you will be pardoned.

Romans 12:20-21

"BUT IF YOUR ENEMY IS HUNGRY, FEED HIM, AND IF HE IS THIRSTY, GIVE HIM A DRINK; FOR IN SO DOING YOU WILL HEAP BURNING COALS ON HIS HEAD."

1 Corinthians 13:4

Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant,

2 Corinthians 2:7

so that on the contrary you should rather forgive and comfort him, otherwise such a one might be overwhelmed by excessive sorrow.

Ephesians 5:1

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children;

1 Peter 3:8-9

To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;

1 John 1:9

If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Genesis 50:17-18

'Thus you shall say to Joseph, "Please forgive, I beg you, the transgression of your brothers and their sin, for they did you wrong."' And now, please forgive the transgression of the servants of the God of your father." And Joseph wept when they spoke to him.

Ruth 2:20

Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, "May he be blessed of the LORD who has not withdrawn his kindness to the living and to the dead." Again Naomi said to her, "The man is our relative, he is one of our closest relatives."

Psalm 112:4-5

Light arises in the darkness for the upright; He is gracious and compassionate and righteous.

Psalm 112:9

He has given freely to the poor, His righteousness endures forever; His horn will be exalted in honor.

Psalm 145:9

The LORD is good to all, And His mercies are over all His works.

Proverbs 12:10

A righteous man has regard for the life of his animal, But even the compassion of the wicked is cruel.

Proverbs 19:22

What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar.

Isaiah 57:1

The righteous man perishes, and no man takes it to heart; And devout men are taken away, while no one understands For the righteous man is taken away from evil,

Matthew 18:21-35

Then Peter came and said to Him, "Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times?"

Luke 1:78

Because of the tender mercy of our God, With which the Sunrise from on high will visit us,

Luke 6:35

"But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return; and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High; for He Himself is kind to ungrateful and evil men.

Luke 11:4

'And forgive us our sins, For we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation.'"

Luke 17:4

"And if he sins against you seven times a day, and returns to you seven times, saying, 'I repent,' forgive him."

Acts 28:2

The natives showed us extraordinary kindness; for because of the rain that had set in and because of the cold, they kindled a fire and received us all.

Romans 12:10

Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor;

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in patience, in kindness, in the Holy Spirit, in genuine love,

James 5:11

We count those blessed who endured You have heard of the endurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord's dealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.

2 Peter 1:7

and in your godliness, brotherly kindness, and in your brotherly kindness, love.

1 John 2:12

I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven you for His name's sake.



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