Parallel Verses

Amplified

God is faithful (reliable, trustworthy, and therefore ever true to His promise, and He can be depended on); by Him you were called into companionship and participation with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

God is faithful, by whom ye were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Holman Bible

God is faithful; by Him you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

International Standard Version

Faithful is the God by whom you were called into fellowship with his Son Jesus the Messiah, our Lord.

A Conservative Version

God is faithful through whom ye were called for the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

American Standard Version

God is faithful, through whom ye were called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

An Understandable Version

God is faithful [i.e., He will continue working among you] and it is through Him that you were called into the fellowship of His Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Anderson New Testament

God is faithful, by whom you have been called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Bible in Basic English

God is true, through whom you have been given a part with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

Common New Testament

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

Daniel Mace New Testament

for he, who has called you to the communication of his son Jesus Christ our Lord, will make good his promise.

Darby Translation

God is faithful, by whom ye have been called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Godbey New Testament

God is faithful, through whom you have been called unto the fellowship of His Son our Lord Jesus Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

God can be depended on, and it was he who called you to this fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

John Wesley New Testament

God is faithful, by whom ye were called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

God is faithful, by whom ye were called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Julia Smith Translation

God faithful, by whom we were called to the communion of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

King James 2000

God is faithful, by whom you were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

God [is] faithful, by whom you were called to fellowship with his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Modern King James verseion

God is faithful, by whom you were called to the fellowship of His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God is faithful, by whom ye are called unto the fellowship of his son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

Faithful is the God who called you to this fellowship with his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Montgomery New Testament

Faithful is the God by whom you were called into fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

NET Bible

God is faithful, by whom you were called into fellowship with his son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

New Heart English Bible

God is faithful, through whom you were called into the fellowship of his Son, Jesus Christ, our Lord.

Noyes New Testament

God is faithful, by whom ye were called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Sawyer New Testament

God is faithful by whom you are called into the society of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

The Emphasized Bible

Faithful, is God, through whom ye have been called into the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Faithful is God, by whom ye have been called into communion with his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Twentieth Century New Testament

God will not fail you, and it is he who called you into communion with his Son, Jesus Christ, our Lord.

Webster

God is faithful, by whom ye were called to the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Weymouth New Testament

God is ever true to His promises, and it was by Him that you were, one and all, called into fellowship with his Son Jesus Christ, our Lord.

Williams New Testament

God is entirely trustworthy, and it is He through whom you have been called into this fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

World English Bible

God is faithful, through whom you were called into the fellowship of his Son, Jesus Christ, our Lord.

Worrell New Testament

God is faithful, through Whom ye were called into the fellowship of His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.

Worsley New Testament

for God is faithful by whom ye were called into the communion of his son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Youngs Literal Translation

faithful is God, through whom ye were called to the fellowship of His Son Jesus Christ our Lord.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

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

κοινωνία 
Koinonia 
Usage: 20

of his

Usage: 0

Son
υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 1:9

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 1:9

References

Images 1 Corinthians 1:9

Context Readings

Thanksgiving For The Corinthian Believers

8 And He will establish you to the end [keep you steadfast, give you strength, and guarantee your vindication; He will be your warrant against all accusation or indictment so that you will be] guiltless and irreproachable in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah). 9 God is faithful (reliable, trustworthy, and therefore ever true to His promise, and He can be depended on); by Him you were called into companionship and participation with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. 10 But I urge and entreat you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you be in perfect harmony and full agreement in what you say, and that there be no dissensions or factions or divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in your common understanding and in your opinions and judgments.


Cross References

2 Thessalonians 3:3

Yet the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen [you] and set you on a firm foundation and guard you from the evil [one].

Isaiah 49:7

Thus says the Lord, the Redeemer of Israel, Israel's Holy One, to him whom man rejects and despises, to him whom the nations abhor, to the servant of rulers: Kings shall see you and arise; princes, and they shall prostrate themselves, because of the Lord, Who is faithful, the Holy One of Israel, Who has chosen you.

Romans 8:28

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.

1 John 1:3

What we have seen and [ourselves] heard, we are also telling you, so that you too may realize and enjoy fellowship as partners and partakers with us. And [this] fellowship that we have [which is a distinguishing mark of Christians] is with the Father and with His Son Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

Deuteronomy 7:9

Know, recognize, and understand therefore that the Lord your God, He is God, the faithful God, Who keeps covenant and steadfast love and mercy with those who love Him and keep His commandments, to a thousand generations,

1 Corinthians 10:13

For no temptation (no trial regarded as enticing to sin), [no matter how it comes or where it leads] has overtaken you and laid hold on you that is not common to man [that is, no temptation or trial has come to you that is beyond human resistance and that is not adjusted and adapted and belonging to human experience, and such as man can bear]. But God is faithful [to His Word and to His compassionate nature], and He [can be trusted] not to let you be tempted and tried and assayed beyond your ability and strength of resistance and power to endure, but with the temptation He will [always] also provide the way out (the means of escape to a landing place), that you may be capable and strong and powerful to bear up under it patiently.

Galatians 2:20

I have been crucified with Christ [in Him I have shared His crucifixion]; it is no longer I who live, but Christ (the Messiah) lives in me; and the life I now live in the body I live by faith in (by adherence to and reliance on and complete trust in) the Son of God, Who loved me and gave Himself up for me.

Numbers 23:19

God is not a man, that He should tell or act a lie, neither the son of man, that He should feel repentance or compunction [for what He has promised]. Has He said and shall He not do it? Or has He spoken and shall He not make it good?

Deuteronomy 32:4

He is the Rock, His work is perfect, for all His ways are law and justice. A God of faithfulness without breach or deviation, just and right is He.

Psalm 100:5

For the Lord is good; His mercy and loving-kindness are everlasting, His faithfulness and truth endure to all generations.

Isaiah 25:1

O Lord, You are my God; I will exalt You, I will praise Your name, for You have done wonderful things, even purposes planned of old [and fulfilled] in faithfulness and truth.

Lamentations 3:22-23

It is because of the Lord's mercy and loving-kindness that we are not consumed, because His [tender] compassions fail not.

John 15:4-5

Dwell in Me, and I will dwell in you. [Live in Me, and I will live in you.] Just as no branch can bear fruit of itself without abiding in (being vitally united to) the vine, neither can you bear fruit unless you abide in Me.

1 John 4:13

By this we come to know (perceive, recognize, and understand) that we abide (live and remain) in Him and He in us: because He has given (imparted) to us of His [Holy] Spirit.

Psalm 89:33-35

Nevertheless, My loving-kindness will I not break off from him, nor allow My faithfulness to fail [to lie and be false to him].

Isaiah 11:5

And righteousness shall be the girdle of His waist and faithfulness the girdle of His loins.

Matthew 24:35

Sky and earth will pass away, but My words will not pass away.

John 17:21

That they all may be one, [just] as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be one in Us, so that the world may believe and be convinced that You have sent Me.

Romans 8:30

And those whom He thus foreordained, He also called; and those whom He called, He also justified (acquitted, made righteous, putting them into right standing with Himself). And those whom He justified, He also glorified [raising them to a heavenly dignity and condition or state of being].

Romans 9:24

Even including ourselves whom He has called, not only from among the Jews but also from among the Gentiles (heathen)?

Romans 11:17

But if some of the branches were broken off, while you, a wild olive shoot, were grafted in among them to share the richness [of the root and sap] of the olive tree,

1 Corinthians 1:30

But it is from Him that you have your life in Christ Jesus, Whom God made our Wisdom from God, [revealed to us a knowledge of the divine plan of salvation previously hidden, manifesting itself as] our Righteousness [thus making us upright and putting us in right standing with God], and our Consecration [making us pure and holy], and our Redemption [providing our ransom from eternal penalty for sin].

1 Corinthians 10:16

The cup of blessing [of wine at the Lord's Supper] upon which we ask [God's] blessing, does it not mean [that in drinking it] we participate in and share a fellowship (a communion) in the blood of Christ (the Messiah)? The bread which we break, does it not mean [that in eating it] we participate in and share a fellowship (a communion) in the body of Christ?

2 Corinthians 1:18

As surely as God is trustworthy and faithful and means what He says, our speech and message to you have not been Yes [that might mean] No.

Galatians 1:15

But when He, Who had chosen and set me apart [even] before I was born and had called me by His grace (His undeserved favor and blessing), saw fit and was pleased

Ephesians 2:20-22

You are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets with Christ Jesus Himself the chief Cornerstone.

Ephesians 3:6

[It is this:] that the Gentiles are now to be fellow heirs [with the Jews], members of the same body and joint partakers [sharing] in the same divine promise in Christ through [their acceptance of] the glad tidings (the Gospel).

Colossians 1:24

[Even] now I rejoice in the midst of my sufferings on your behalf. And in my own person I am making up whatever is still lacking and remains to be completed [ on our part] of Christ's afflictions, for the sake of His body, which is the church.

1 Thessalonians 2:12

To live lives worthy of God, Who calls you into His own kingdom and the glorious blessedness [ into which true believers will enter after Christ's return].

1 Thessalonians 5:23-24

And may the God of peace Himself sanctify you through and through [separate you from profane things, make you pure and wholly consecrated to God]; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved sound and complete [and found] blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

2 Thessalonians 2:14

[It was] to this end that He called you through our Gospel, so that you may obtain and share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

2 Timothy 1:9

[For it is He] Who delivered and saved us and called us with a calling in itself holy and leading to holiness [to a life of consecration, a vocation of holiness]; [He did it] not because of anything of merit that we have done, but because of and to further His own purpose and grace (unmerited favor) which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began [eternal ages ago].

Titus 1:2

[Resting] in the hope of eternal life, [life] which the ever truthful God Who cannot deceive promised before the world or the ages of time began.

Hebrews 2:17

So it is evident that it was essential that He be made like His brethren in every respect, in order that He might become a merciful (sympathetic) and faithful High Priest in the things related to God, to make atonement and propitiation for the people's sins.

Hebrews 3:1

So then, brethren, consecrated and set apart for God, who share in the heavenly calling, [thoughtfully and attentively] consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest Whom we confessed [as ours when we embraced the Christian faith].

Hebrews 3:14

For we have become fellows with Christ (the Messiah) and share in all He has for us, if only we hold our first newborn confidence and original assured expectation [in virtue of which we are believers] firm and unshaken to the end.

Hebrews 6:18

This was so that, by two unchangeable things [His promise and His oath] in which it is impossible for God ever to prove false or deceive us, we who have fled [to Him] for refuge might have mighty indwelling strength and strong encouragement to grasp and hold fast the hope appointed for us and set before [us].

Hebrews 10:23

So let us seize and hold fast and retain without wavering the hope we cherish and confess and our acknowledgement of it, for He Who promised is reliable (sure) and faithful to His word.

Hebrews 11:11

Because of faith also Sarah herself received physical power to conceive a child, even when she was long past the age for it, because she considered [God] Who had given her the promise to be reliable and trustworthy and true to His word.

1 Peter 5:10

And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace [Who imparts all blessing and favor], Who has called you to His [own] eternal glory in Christ Jesus, will Himself complete and make you what you ought to be, establish and ground you securely, and strengthen, and settle you.

1 John 1:7

But if we [really] are living and walking in the Light, as He [Himself] is in the Light, we have [true, unbroken] fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ His Son cleanses (removes) us from all sin and guilt [keeps us cleansed from sin in all its forms and manifestations].

Revelation 19:11

After that I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse [appeared]! The One Who was riding it is called Faithful (Trustworthy, Loyal, Incorruptible, Steady) and True, and He passes judgment and wages war in righteousness (holiness, justice, and uprightness).

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