Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

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

Godbey New Testament

it does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but it rejoices in the 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 It is not rude. It does not insist on its rights. It does not become angry. It is not resentful. 6 It is not happy over injustice, it is only happy with truth. 7 It will bear anything, believe anything, hope for anything, endure anything.


Cross References

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.

Romans 1:32

They know God's decree that those who act in this way deserve to die, yet they not only do it, but applaud any who do.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-33

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-21

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

2 Thessalonians 2:12

so that all who have refused to believe the truth but have preferred disobedience may be condemned.

Luke 19:41-42

As he approached the city and saw it, he wept over it,

Luke 22:5

And they were delighted and agreed to pay him for it.

Romans 12:9

Your love must be genuine. You must hate what is wrong, and hold to what is right.

2 Corinthians 7:9-16

I am glad of it now; not because you had your feelings hurt, but because having them hurt led you to repent, for you took it as God meant you to do, so that you should not lose anything at all through me.

Philippians 1:4

and always whenever I pray for you all I do it with joy,

Philippians 1:18

But what difference does it make? All that matters is that, in one way or another, from false motives or honest ones, Christ is being made known; I am glad of that. Yes, and I expect to be glad,

Philippians 2:17-18

Even if my life is to be poured out as a libation as you offer your faith in a service of sacrifice to God, I am glad to have it so, and I congratulate you upon it,

Philippians 3:18

For there are many who live, as I have often told you, and tell you now with tears, like enemies of the cross of Christ.

1 Thessalonians 3:6-10

But now that Timothy has just come back to me from you, and brought me good news of your faith and love, and told me how kindly you think of me and that you long to see me just as much as I long to see you,

3 John 1:3-4

For it makes me exceedingly happy to have some brothers come and testify to the truth of your life, for you are guided by truth.

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