Parallel Verses

Godbey New Testament

it does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but it rejoices in the truth;

New American Standard Bible

does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

King James Version

Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Holman Bible

Love finds no joy in unrighteousness
but rejoices in the truth.

International Standard Version

is never glad with sin; she's always glad to side with truth, and pleased that truth will win.

A Conservative Version

does not rejoice in wrong but rejoices in the truth,

American Standard Version

rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth with the truth;

Amplified

It does not rejoice at injustice, but rejoices with the truth [when right and truth prevail].

An Understandable Version

[Love] is not glad about the evil [that people do], but is glad about the truth [i.e., the good in their lives].

Anderson New Testament

rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

Bible in Basic English

It takes no pleasure in wrongdoing, but has joy in what is true;

Common New Testament

it does not rejoice in evil, but rejoices with the truth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

it does not countenance injustice, but smiles upon virtue;

Darby Translation

does not rejoice at iniquity but rejoices with the truth,

Goodspeed New Testament

It is not happy over injustice, it is only happy with truth.

John Wesley New Testament

Covereth all things,

Julia Smith Translation

Rejoices not at injustice, and rejoices with the truth;

King James 2000

Rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

Lexham Expanded Bible

[it] does not rejoice at unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth,

Modern King James verseion

Charity does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices in the truth,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

rejoiceth not in iniquity: but rejoiceth in the truth,

Moffatt New Testament

love is never glad when others go wrong, love is gladdened by goodness,

Montgomery New Testament

but rejoices when the truth rejoices.

NET Bible

It is not glad about injustice, but rejoices in the truth.

New Heart English Bible

does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

Noyes New Testament

rejoiceth not at iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth,

Sawyer New Testament

rejoices not in wickedness, but rejoices in the truth;

The Emphasized Bible

Rejoiceth not over unrighteousness, but rejoiceth in sympathy with truth, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Love never rejoices at evil, but rejoices in the triumph of Truth;

Webster

Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Weymouth New Testament

She finds no pleasure in injustice done to others, but joyfully sides with the truth.

Williams New Testament

Is never glad when wrong is done, but always glad when truth prevails;

World English Bible

doesn't rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

Worrell New Testament

rejoices not at unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

Worsley New Testament

suspecteth no evil, rejoiceth not at injustice, but rejoiceth in the truth:

Youngs Literal Translation

rejoiceth not over the unrighteousness, and rejoiceth with the truth;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60

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

in
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

G93
ἀδικία 
Adikia 
Usage: 20

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

συγχαίρω 
Sugchairo 
rejoice with, rejoice in
Usage: 5

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 13:6

References

Fausets

Watsons

Images 1 Corinthians 13:6

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 13:6

Context Readings

Love, The More Excellent Way

5 does not behave itself uncomely, seeks not its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil; 6 it does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but it rejoices in the truth; 7 it bears all things, it believes all things, it hopes all things, it endures all things.


Cross References

2 John 1:4

I rejoice exceedingly because I have found some of thy children walking about in truth, as we received commandment from the Father.

Romans 1:32

who, knowing the rightfulness of God, that those who do such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but they even delight in those who are doing them.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-33

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-21

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

in order that they may all be condemned who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in unrighteousness.

Luke 19:41-42

And when He drew near, seeing the city He wept over it,

Luke 22:5

And they rejoiced, and promised to give him money.

Romans 12:9

Let love be free from hypocrisy. Abhorring the evil, cleaving to the good:

2 Corinthians 7:9-16

now I rejoice, not because you grieved, but because you grieved unto repentance: for you grieved toward God, in order that you may receive damage by us in nothing.

Philippians 1:4

always in all my prayer with joy making supplication,

Philippians 1:18

For what is it? moreover that in every place, whether in pretext or in truth, Christ is proclaimed; and I rejoice in this, yes, and I will rejoice.

Philippians 2:17-18

But if indeed I am poured out for a sacrifice and an offering for your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice along with you all;

Philippians 3:18

For many walk about, of whom I frequently spoke to you, and now I speak even weeping, the enemies of the cross of Christ:

1 Thessalonians 3:6-10

But Timothy, having already come to us from you, and proclaimed to us the good news of your faith and your divine love, and that you always have a good mention of us, longing to see us, as we do to see you;

3 John 1:3-4

I rejoice exceedingly, the brethren coming and witnessing to thy truth, as thou art walking about in truth.

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