Romans 8:28



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.

King James Version

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

Holman Bible

We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose.

International Standard Version

And we know that for those who love God, that is, for those who are called according to his purpose, all things are working together for good.

A Conservative Version

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, who are the called according to purpose.

American Standard Version

And we know that to them that love God all things work together for good, even to them that are called according to his purpose.

Amplified

We are assured and know that [ God being a partner in their labor] all things work together and are [fitting into a plan] for good to and for those who love God and are called according to [His] design and purpose.

An Understandable Version

And we know that God works out everything for the good of those who love Him and are called [to serve Him] in harmony with His purpose [for them].

Anderson New Testament

And we know that all things work together for good, to those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.

Bible in Basic English

And we are conscious that all things are working together for good to those who have love for God, and have been marked out by his purpose.

Common New Testament

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who are called according to his purpose.

Daniel Mace New Testament

We know too, that all things co-operate for the good of those who love God, who, pursuant to his purpose, has now called them:

Darby Translation

But we do know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to purpose.

Godbey New Testament

But we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them that are called according to his purpose.

Goodspeed New Testament

We know that in everything God works with those who love him, whom he has called in accordance with his purpose, to bring about what is good.

John Wesley New Testament

And we know, that all things work together for good, to them that love God, to them that are called according to his purpose.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And we now know that unto those who love God, all things help them unto good, to those who according to the purpose are called to be saints.

Julia Smith Translation

And we know that to them loving God, all things work together for good, to them being called according to the setting up.

King James 2000

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And we know that all [things] work together for good for those who love God, for those who are called according to [his] purpose,

Modern King James verseion

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For we know well that all things work for the best unto them that love God, which also are called of purpose.

Moffatt New Testament

We know also that those who love God, those who have been called in terms of his purpose, have his aid and interest in everything.

Montgomery New Testament

Now we know that all things continually work together for good to those who love God, to those who have been the called according to his purpose.

NET Bible

And we know that all things work together for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose,

New Heart English Bible

We know that all things work together for good for those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.

New simplified Bible

We know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.

Noyes New Testament

We know moreover that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.

Sawyer New Testament

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to [his] purpose.

The Emphasized Bible

We know, further, that, unto them who love God, God causeth all things to work together for good, - unto them who, according to purpose, are such as he hath called;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But we know that to those who love God all things work together for good, even to those who are called according to his purpose.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But we do know that God causes all things to work together for the good of those who love him-those who have received the Call in accordance with his purpose.

Webster

And we know that all things work together for good, to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

Weymouth New Testament

Now we know that for those who love God all things are working together for good--for those, I mean, whom with deliberate purpose He has called.

Williams New Testament

Yes, we know that all things go on working together for the good of those who keep on loving God, who are called in accordance with God's purpose.

World English Bible

We know that all things work together for good for those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.

Worrell New Testament

And we know that all things are working together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose;

Worsley New Testament

And we know that all things co-operate for good to them that love God, to them that are called according to his purpose;

Youngs Literal Translation

And we have known that to those loving God all things do work together for good, to those who are called according to purpose;

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

we know
εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

πᾶς 
Pas 
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
Usage: 704

συνεργέω 
sunergeo 
Usage: 5

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

G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

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

to them who are
ὤν οὖσα ὄν 
On 
being , when ... was , which is , that is , not tr ,
Usage: 128

the called
κλητός 
Kletos 
Usage: 9

κατά 
Kata 
according to , after , against , in , by , daily , as ,
Usage: 428

Images Romans 8:28

Context Readings

Nothing Can Separate Us From God's Love

27 and He who searches the hearts knows what the mind of the Spirit is, because He intercedes for the saints according to the will of God. 28 And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose. 29 For those whom He foreknew, He also predestined to become conformed to the image of His Son, so that He would be the firstborn among many brethren;



Cross References

1 Peter 5:10

After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.

Romans 8:35-39

Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?

Genesis 50:20

"As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good in order to bring about this present result, to preserve many people alive.

Romans 8:30

and these whom He predestined, He also called; and these whom He called, He also justified; and these whom He justified, He also glorified.

James 1:12

Blessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.

Galatians 1:15

But when God, who had set me apart even from my mother's womb and called me through His grace, was pleased

Revelation 3:19

'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.

1 Corinthians 1:9

God is faithful, through whom you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

Ephesians 3:11

This was in accordance with the eternal purpose which He carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,

2 Timothy 1:9

who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was granted us in Christ Jesus from all eternity,

Deuteronomy 6:5

"You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might.

Exodus 20:6

but showing lovingkindness to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments.

Deuteronomy 8:2-3

"You shall remember all the way which the LORD your God has led you in the wilderness these forty years, that He might humble you, testing you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless, the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are His," and, "Everyone who names the name of the Lord is to abstain from wickedness."

1 John 4:19

We love, because He first loved us.

Deuteronomy 8:16

"In the wilderness He fed you manna which your fathers did not know, that He might humble you and that He might test you, to do good for you in the end.

Nehemiah 1:5

I said, "I beseech You, O LORD God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who preserves the covenant and lovingkindness for those who love Him and keep His commandments,

Psalm 46:1-2

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.

Romans 5:3-5

And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance;

Psalm 69:36

The descendants of His servants will inherit it, And those who love His name will dwell in it.

Mark 12:30

AND YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH.'

1 Corinthians 2:9

but just as it is written, "THINGS WHICH EYE HAS NOT SEEN AND EAR HAS NOT HEARD, AND which HAVE NOT ENTERED THE HEART OF MAN, ALL THAT GOD HAS PREPARED FOR THOSE WHO LOVE HIM."

James 1:3-4

knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.

Jeremiah 51:29

So the land quakes and writhes, For the purposes of the LORD against Babylon stand, To make the land of Babylon A desolation without inhabitants.

Zechariah 13:9

"And I will bring the third part through the fire, Refine them as silver is refined, And test them as gold is tested They will call on My name, And I will answer them; I will say, 'They are My people,' And they will say, 'The LORD is my God.'"

Acts 13:48

When the Gentiles heard this, they began rejoicing and glorifying the word of the Lord; and as many as had been appointed to eternal life believed.

Romans 1:6-7

among whom you also are the called of Jesus Christ;

Romans 9:11

for though the twins were not yet born and had not done anything good or bad, so that God's purpose according to His choice would stand, not because of works but because of Him who calls,

Romans 9:23-24

And He did so to make known the riches of His glory upon vessels of mercy, which He prepared beforehand for glory,

2 Corinthians 5:1

For we know that if the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

Ephesians 1:9-11

He made known to us the mystery of His will, according to His kind intention which He purposed in Him

1 Thessalonians 5:9

For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

2 Thessalonians 2:13-14

But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God has chosen you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.

James 2:5

Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

1 Peter 1:7-8

so that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;

1 John 4:10

In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.

1 John 5:2-3

By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and observe His commandments.

Jeremiah 24:5-7

"Thus says the LORD God of Israel, 'Like these good figs, so I will regard as good the captives of Judah, whom I have sent out of this place into the land of the Chaldeans.

2 Corinthians 4:15-17

For all things are for your sakes, so that the grace which is spreading to more and more people may cause the giving of thanks to abound to the glory of God.

Galatians 5:8

This persuasion did not come from Him who calls you.

Philippians 1:19-23

for I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayers and the provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ,

2 Thessalonians 1:5-7

This is a plain indication of God's righteous judgment so that you will be considered worthy of the kingdom of God, for which indeed you are suffering.

Hebrews 12:6-12

FOR THOSE WHOM THE LORD LOVES HE DISCIPLINES, AND HE SCOURGES EVERY SON WHOM HE RECEIVES."



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