Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

So faith, hope, and love endure. These are the great three, and the greatest of them is love.

New American Standard Bible

But now faith, hope, love, abide these three; but the greatest of these is love.

King James Version

And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.

Holman Bible

Now these three remain:
faith, hope, and love.
But the greatest of these is love.

International Standard Version

Right now three things remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.

A Conservative Version

And now remain faith, hope, love, these three, but the greater of these is love.

American Standard Version

But now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; and the greatest of these is love.

Amplified

And now there remain: faith [abiding trust in God and His promises], hope [confident expectation of eternal salvation], love [unselfish love for others growing out of God’s love for me], these three [the choicest graces]; but the greatest of these is love.

An Understandable Version

But now [i.e., since the temporary gifts are to pass away], these three things remain: faith, hope and love; and the most important of them is love.

Anderson New Testament

And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the great est of these is love.

Bible in Basic English

But now we still have faith, hope, love, these three; and the greatest of these is love.

Common New Testament

So now faith, hope, love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and now faith, hope, social virtue, these three will all remain; but the most permanent of the three is social virtue.

Darby Translation

And now abide faith, hope, love; these three things; and the greater of these is love.

Godbey New Testament

But now abide faith, hope, divine love, these three; but the greatest of these is divine love.

John Wesley New Testament

And now abide these three, faith, hope, love; but the greatest of these is love.

Julia Smith Translation

And now remains faith, hope, love, these three; and the greater of these, love.

King James 2000

And now abides faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And now these three [things] remain: faith, hope, [and] love. But the greatest of these [is] love.

Modern King James verseion

And now faith, hope, charity, these three remain; but the greatest of these is charity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now abideth faith, hope, and love, even these three: but the chief of these is love.

Moffatt New Testament

Thus 'faith and hope and love last on, these three,' but the greatest of all is love.

Montgomery New Testament

Faith, Hope, Love endure??hese three; but the greatest of these is Love.

NET Bible

And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.

New Heart English Bible

But now faith, hope, and love remain?these three. The greatest of these is love.

Noyes New Testament

And now there abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

Sawyer New Testament

And now remain faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

The Emphasized Bible

But, now abide - faith, hope, love, - these three; but, the greatest of these, is, love.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; but the greater of these is love.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Meanwhile Faith, Hope, and Love endure-these three, but the greatest of these is Love.

Webster

And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.

Weymouth New Testament

And so there remain Faith, Hope, Love--these three; and of these the greatest is Love.

Williams New Testament

And so these three, faith, hope, and love endure, but the greatest of them is love.

World English Bible

But now faith, hope, and love remain -- these three. The greatest of these is love.

Worrell New Testament

But now abides faith, hope, love; these three; and the greatest of these is love.

Worsley New Testament

And now abideth faith, hope, love, these three graces; but the greatest of these is love.

Youngs Literal Translation

and now there doth remain faith, hope, love -- these three; and the greatest of these is love.

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

now
νυνί 
Nuni 
now
Usage: 21

μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ἐλπίς 
Elpis 
Usage: 54

G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

τρεῖς τρία 
Treis 
Usage: 51

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the greatest
μείζων 
meizon 
Usage: 19

of these
τούτων 
Touton 
Usage: 43

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 13:13

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 13:13

Images 1 Corinthians 13:13

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 13:13

Context Readings

Love, The More Excellent Way

12 For now we are looking at a dim reflection in a mirror, but then we shall see face to face. Now my knowledge is imperfect, but then I shall know as fully as God knows me. 13 So faith, hope, and love endure. These are the great three, and the greatest of them is love.


Cross References

Galatians 5:6

For in union with Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor the want of it counts for anything, but only faith acting through love.

1 Corinthians 3:14

If what a man has built on the foundation stands the test, he will have his pay.

1 Corinthians 8:1

About food that has been offered to idols, it is true, as you say, that we all have some knowledge on that matter. Knowledge gives people airs; love is what builds up character.

1 Corinthians 8:3

But if a man loves God, God is known by him.

1 Corinthians 13:1-8

I will show you a far better way. If I can speak the languages of men and even of angels, but have no love, I am only a noisy gong or a clashing cymbal.

1 Corinthians 14:1

You must pursue love, while you are cultivating the spiritual endowments, and especially inspired preaching.

1 Corinthians 16:14

Do everything with love.

2 Corinthians 5:10

For we must all appear in our true characters before the tribunal of the Christ, each to be repaid with good or evil for the life he has lived in the body.

2 Corinthians 5:15

and he died for all that those who live might no longer live for themselves, but for him who died for them and rose again.

Galatians 5:13-22

For you, brothers, have been called to freedom; only do not make your freedom an excuse for the physical, but in love be slaves to one another.

Philippians 1:9

And it is my prayer that your love may grow richer and richer in knowledge and perfect insight,

Colossians 1:5

and for the hope of what is stored up for you in heaven. You first heard of it long ago when the true message of the gospel

Colossians 1:27

to whom God has chosen to make known among the heathen how glorious this mystery of Christ in you, the promise of glorification, really is.

Colossians 3:14

And over all these put on love, which completes them and fastens them all together.

1 Thessalonians 5:8

but we who belong to the day must be composed, wearing faith and love for a coat of mail, and helmeted with the hope of salvation.

1 Timothy 1:5

The aim of your instruction must be love that springs from a pure heart and from a good conscience and from a sincere faith.

2 Timothy 1:7

For the Spirit God has given us is a spirit not of timidity but of power, love, and self-discipline.

Hebrews 6:11

But we want each of you to exhibit this same earnestness to the very end with regard to your confidence in your hope,

Hebrews 6:19

This hope is like an anchor for our souls. It reaches up secure and strong into the sanctuary behind the heavenly curtain,

Hebrews 10:35

You must not lose your courage, for it will be richly rewarded,

Hebrews 10:39-7

But we will not draw back and perish, but we will have faith and save our souls.

1 Peter 1:21

for the sake of you who through him trust in God, who raised him from the dead and showed him honor; and so your faith and hope rest on God.

1 John 2:10

Whoever loves his brother is always in the light and puts no hindrance in anyone's way.

1 John 2:14

I write to you, fathers, because you know him who has existed from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and God's message is always in your hearts, and you have been victorious over the evil one.

1 John 2:24

Keep what you have heard from the beginning in your hearts; then you will always be in union with the Son and the Father.

1 John 3:3

And everyone who possesses this hope in him tries to make himself as pure as he is.

1 John 3:9

No one who is a child of God commits sin, for God's nature remains in his heart, and he cannot sin, because he is a child of God.

1 John 4:7-18

Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God, and everyone who loves is a child of God and knows God.

1 John 5:1-5

Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is a child of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves those who are his children.

2 John 1:4-6

It makes me exceedingly happy to find that some of your children are guided by truth, just as we have been commanded to be by the Father.

2 John 1:4

It makes me exceedingly happy to find that some of your children are guided by truth, just as we have been commanded to be by the Father.

2 John 1:4

It makes me exceedingly happy to find that some of your children are guided by truth, just as we have been commanded to be by the Father.

2 John 1:4

It makes me exceedingly happy to find that some of your children are guided by truth, just as we have been commanded to be by the Father.

2 John 1:4-26

It makes me exceedingly happy to find that some of your children are guided by truth, just as we have been commanded to be by the Father.

Mark 12:29-31

Jesus answered, "The first one is, 'Hear, Israel! The Lord our God is one lord,

Luke 8:13-15

The ones on the rock are those who receive the message joyfully when they first hear it, but it takes no real root. They believe for a little while, and then in the time of trial they draw back.

Luke 10:27

He answered, " 'You must love the Lord your God with your whole heart, your whole soul, your whole strength, and your whole mind,' and 'your neighbor as you do yourself.' "

Luke 22:32

but I have prayed that your own faith may not fail. And afterward you yourself must turn and strengthen your brothers."

Romans 5:4-5

and endurance, character, and character, hope,

Romans 8:24-25

It was in this hope that we were saved. But a hope that can be seen is not a hope, for who hopes for what he sees?

Romans 15:13

May God, the source of hope, fill you with perfect happiness and peace in your faith, so that you may have overflowing hope through the power of the holy Spirit.

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