Parallel Verses

Amplified

Pattern yourselves after me [follow my example], as I imitate and follow Christ (the Messiah).

New American Standard Bible

Be imitators of me, just as I also am of Christ.

King James Version

Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Holman Bible

11 1 Imitate me, as I also imitate Christ.

International Standard Version

Imitate me, as I do the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

Become ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.

American Standard Version

Be ye imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

An Understandable Version

You people should imitate me, just as I imitate Christ.

Anderson New Testament

Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.

Bible in Basic English

So take me for your example, even as I take Christ for mine.

Common New Testament

Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Imitate herein my example as I do that of Christ.

Darby Translation

Be my imitators, even as I also am of Christ.

Godbey New Testament

Be ye imitators of me, as I also am of Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must follow my example in this, as I am following Christ's.

John Wesley New Testament

Be ye followers of me, as I also am of Christ.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be ye imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

Be ye imitators of me, as I also of Christ.

King James 2000

Be followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Become imitators of me, just as I also [am] of Christ.

Modern King James verseion

Be imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Follow me as I do Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

Copy me, as I copy Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

Be imitators of me, as I am an imitator of Christ.

NET Bible

Be imitators of me, just as I also am of Christ.

New Heart English Bible

Be imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Noyes New Testament

Follow my example, as I do that of Christ.

Sawyer New Testament

Be followers of me as I also am of Christ.

The Emphasized Bible

Become imitators of me, - even as, I also, am of Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

BE ye imitators of me, as I am of Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Imitate me, as I myself imitate Christ.

Webster

Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

Be imitators of me, in so far as I in turn am an imitator of Christ.

Williams New Testament

You must follow my example, just as I myself am following Christ's.

World English Bible

Be imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Worrell New Testament

Become imitators of me, even as I also am of Christ.

Worsley New Testament

Be ye then imitators of me, as I also am of Christ.

Youngs Literal Translation

Followers of me become ye, as I also am of Christ.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
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

μιμητής 
Mimetes 
Usage: 7

of me
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

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

I also
κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

References

Context Readings

Concerning Head Coverings In Worship

1 Pattern yourselves after me [follow my example], as I imitate and follow Christ (the Messiah). 2 I appreciate and commend you because you always remember me in everything and keep firm possession of the traditions (the substance of my instructions), just as I have [verbally] passed them on to you.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 4:16

So I urge and implore you, be imitators of me.

Philippians 3:17

Brethren, together follow my example and observe those who live after the pattern we have set for you.

Ephesians 5:1-2

Therefore be imitators of God [copy Him and follow His example], as well-beloved children [imitate their father].

Philippians 2:4-5

Let each of you esteem and look upon and be concerned for not [merely] his own interests, but also each for the interests of others.

1 Thessalonians 1:6

And you [set yourselves to] become imitators of us and [through us] of the Lord Himself, for you welcomed our message in [spite of] much persecution, with joy [inspired] by the Holy Spirit;

2 Thessalonians 3:9

[It was] not because we do not have a right [to such support], but [we wished] to make ourselves an example for you to follow.

Hebrews 6:12

In order that you may not grow disinterested and become [spiritual] sluggards, but imitators, behaving as do those who through faith ( by their leaning of the entire personality on God in Christ in absolute trust and confidence in His power, wisdom, and goodness) and by practice of patient endurance and waiting are [now] inheriting the promises.

Romans 15:2-3

Let each one of us make it a practice to please (make happy) his neighbor for his good and for his true welfare, to edify him [to strengthen him and build him up spiritually].

1 Corinthians 10:33

Just as I myself strive to please [to accommodate myself to the opinions, desires, and interests of others, adapting myself to] all men in everything I do, not aiming at or considering my own profit and advantage, but that of the many in order that they may be saved.

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