John 3:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him.

King James Version

For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.

Holman Bible

For God did not send His Son into the world that He might condemn the world, but that the world might be saved through Him.

International Standard Version

Because God sent the Son into the world, not to condemn the world, but that the world would be saved through him.

A Conservative Version

For God sent the Son into the world not that he might condemn the world, but that the world might be saved through him.

American Standard Version

For God sent not the Son into the world to judge the world; but that the world should be saved through him.

Amplified

For God did not send the Son into the world in order to judge (to reject, to condemn, to pass sentence on) the world, but that the world might find salvation and be made safe and sound through Him.

An Understandable Version

For God did not send His Son into the world to be its judge [i.e., to condemn it], but [rather] so that the people of the world could be saved [from condemnation] though Him.

Anderson New Testament

For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world, through him, might be saved.

Bible in Basic English

God did not send his Son into the world to be judge of the world; he sent him so that the world might have salvation through him.

Common New Testament

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through him might be saved.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for God sent not his son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.

Darby Translation

For God has not sent his Son into the world that he may judge the world, but that the world may be saved through him.

Godbey New Testament

For God sent not His Son into the world that He may condemn the world; but that the world through Him may be saved.

Goodspeed New Testament

For God did not send his Son into the world to pass judgment upon the world, but that through him the world might be saved.

John Wesley New Testament

For God sent not his Son into the world, to condemn the world, but that the world might be saved thro' him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through him might be saved.

Julia Smith Translation

For God sent not his Son into the world that he judge the world; but that the world might be saved through him.

King James 2000

For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For God did not send his Son into the world in order that he should judge the world, but in order that the world should be saved through him.

Modern King James verseion

For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but so that the world might be saved through Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God sent not his son into the world, to condemn the world: But that the world, through him, might be saved.

Moffatt New Testament

God did not send his Son into the world to pass sentence on it, but to save the world by him.

Montgomery New Testament

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through him might be saved.

NET Bible

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world should be saved through him.

New Heart English Bible

For God did not send his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world should be saved through him.

New simplified Bible

God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world. Instead the world should be saved through him.

Noyes New Testament

For God sent not the Son into the world to condemn the world, but that through him the world might be saved.

Sawyer New Testament

For God sent not his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world through him might be saved.

The Emphasized Bible

For God, sent not, his Son into the world, that he might judge the world, but, that the world might be saved through him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world by him might be saved.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world might be saved through him.

Webster

For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through him may be saved.

Weymouth New Testament

For God did not send His Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him.

Williams New Testament

For God sent His Son into the world, not to pass sentence on it, but that the world through Him might be saved.

World English Bible

For God didn't send his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world should be saved through him.

Worrell New Testament

for God sent not His Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world may be saved through Him.

Worsley New Testament

for God sent not his son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world might be saved by Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

For God did not send His Son to the world that he may judge the world, but that the world may be saved through him;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
Usage: 825

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

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

his

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

Son
υἱός 
Huios 
sona , Son of Man Trans TDNT :
Usage: 213

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

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109
Usage: 109
Usage: 109

to
ἵνα 
Hina 
that , to ,
Usage: 472

κρίνω 
Krino 
judge , determine , condemn , go to law , call in question , esteem ,
Usage: 84

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

ἵνα 
Hina 
that , to ,
Usage: 472

διά 
Dia 
by , through , with , for , for ... sake , therefore , for this cause , because ,
Usage: 527

him

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

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Context Readings

God's Love For The World

16 "For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life. 17 "For God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him. 18 "He who believes in Him is not judged; he who does not believe has been judged already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.


Cross References

1 John 4:14

We have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son to be the Savior of the world.

John 6:57

"As the living Father sent Me, and I live because of the Father, so he who eats Me, he also will live because of Me.

Luke 19:10

"For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost."

John 5:45

"Do not think that I will accuse you before the Father; the one who accuses you is Moses, in whom you have set your hope.

John 6:29

Jesus answered and said to them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He has sent."

John 10:36

do you say of Him, whom the Father sanctified and sent into the world, 'You are blaspheming,' because I said, 'I am the Son of God'?

John 11:42

"I knew that You always hear Me; but because of the people standing around I said it, so that they may believe that You sent Me."

John 20:21

So Jesus said to them again, "Peace be with you; as the Father has sent Me, I also send you."

Isaiah 45:21-23

"Declare and set forth your case; Indeed, let them consult together Who has announced this from of old? Who has long since declared it? Is it not I, the LORD? And there is no other God besides Me, A righteous God and a Savior; There is none except Me.

Isaiah 49:6-7

He says, "It is too small a thing that You should be My Servant To raise up the tribes of Jacob and to restore the preserved ones of Israel; I will also make You a light of the nations So that My salvation may reach to the end of the earth."

Isaiah 53:10-12

But the LORD was pleased To crush Him, putting Him to grief; If He would render Himself as a guilt offering, He will see His offspring, He will prolong His days, And the good pleasure of the LORD will prosper in His hand.

Zechariah 9:9

Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout in triumph, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; He is just and endowed with salvation, Humble, and mounted on a donkey, Even on a colt, the foal of a donkey.

Matthew 1:23

"BEHOLD, THE VIRGIN SHALL BE WITH CHILD AND SHALL BEAR A SON, AND THEY SHALL CALL HIS NAME IMMANUEL," which translated means, "GOD WITH US."

Matthew 18:10

"See that you do not despise one of these little ones, for I say to you that their angels in heaven continually see the face of My Father who is in heaven.

Luke 2:10-11

But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;

Luke 9:56

for the Son of Man did not come to destroy men's lives, but to save them."] And they went on to another village.

John 1:29

The next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!

John 5:36

"But the testimony which I have is greater than the testimony of John; for the works which the Father has given Me to accomplish--the very works that I do--testify about Me, that the Father has sent Me.

John 5:38

"You do not have His word abiding in you, for you do not believe Him whom He sent.

John 6:40

"For this is the will of My Father, that everyone who beholds the Son and believes in Him will have eternal life, and I Myself will raise him up on the last day."

John 7:29

"I know Him, because I am from Him, and He sent Me."

John 8:15-16

"You judge according to the flesh; I am not judging anyone.

John 8:42

Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love Me, for I proceeded forth and have come from God, for I have not even come on My own initiative, but He sent Me.

John 12:47-48

"If anyone hears My sayings and does not keep them, I do not judge him; for I did not come to judge the world, but to save the world.

John 17:3

"This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent.

John 17:8

for the words which You gave Me I have given to them; and they received them and truly understood that I came forth from You, and they believed that You sent Me.

John 17:21

that they may all be one; even as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me.

1 Timothy 2:5-6

For there is one God, and one mediator also between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,

1 John 2:2

and He Himself is the propitiation for our sins; and not for ours only, but also for those of the whole world.

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