Parallel Verses

King James Version

Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.

New American Standard Bible

Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."

Holman Bible

Do not be deceived: “Bad company corrupts good morals.”

International Standard Version

Stop being deceived: "Wicked friends lead to evil ends."

A Conservative Version

Be not led astray. Evil associations corrupt good habits.

American Standard Version

Be not deceived: Evil companionships corrupt good morals.

Amplified

Do not be so deceived and misled! Evil companionships (communion, associations) corrupt and deprave good manners and morals and character.

An Understandable Version

Do not be fooled; bad company ruins good moral behavior.

Anderson New Testament

Be not deceived: Evil communications corrupt good manners.

Bible in Basic English

Do not be tricked by false words: evil company does damage to good behaviour.

Common New Testament

Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."

Daniel Mace New Testament

be not deceived : "vicious conversation corrupts good morals."

Darby Translation

Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.

Godbey New Testament

Be not deceived: Evil communications corrupt good manners.

Goodspeed New Testament

Do not be misled. Bad company ruins character.

John Wesley New Testament

Be not deceived. Evil communications corrupt good manners.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be not deceived: evil companions corrupt good character.

Julia Smith Translation

Be not deceived: evil intercourses corrupt good habits.

King James 2000

Be not deceived: evil companions corrupt good morals.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do not be deceived! "Bad company corrupts good morals."

Modern King James verseion

Do not be deceived; evil companionships corrupt good habits.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be not deceived: malicious speakings corrupt good manners.

Moffatt New Testament

Make no mistake about this: 'bad company is the ruin of good character.'

Montgomery New Testament

Do not deceive yourselves. Evil companions ruin good morals.

NET Bible

Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."

New Heart English Bible

Do not be deceived. "Evil companionships corrupt good morals."

Noyes New Testament

Be not deceived; "evil communications corrupt good manners."

Sawyer New Testament

Be not deceived; evil companionships corrupt good morals.

The Emphasized Bible

Be not deceiving yourselves, - evil communications corrupt gentle manners: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Be not deceived: evil conversations corrupt good manners.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do not be deceived. 'Good character is marred by evil company.'

Webster

Be not deceived: Evil communications corrupt good manners.

Weymouth New Testament

Do not deceive yourselves: "Evil companionships corrupt good morals."

Williams New Testament

Do not be so misled: "Evil companionships corrupt good character."

World English Bible

Don't be deceived! "Evil companionships corrupt good morals."

Worrell New Testament

Be not deceived; evil companionships corrupt good morals.

Worsley New Testament

Be not deceived, bad conversations corrupt good morals.

Youngs Literal Translation

Be not led astray; evil communications corrupt good manners;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Be
πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive, err, go astray, seduce, wander, be out of the way
Usage: 25

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive, err, go astray, seduce, wander, be out of the way
Usage: 25

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

ὁμιλία 
Homilia 
Usage: 1

φθείρω 
Phtheiro 
Usage: 8

χρηστός 
Chrestos 
Usage: 4

Context Readings

Concerning The Resurrection Of The Dead

32 If after the manner of men I have fought with beasts at Ephesus, what advantageth it me, if the dead rise not? let us eat and drink; for to morrow we die. 33 Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners. 34 Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.



Cross References

Proverbs 13:20

He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.

Matthew 24:4

And Jesus answered and said unto them, Take heed that no man deceive you.

1 Corinthians 6:9

Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,

Proverbs 9:6

Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.

Matthew 24:11

And many false prophets shall rise, and shall deceive many.

Matthew 24:24

For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.

1 Corinthians 5:6

Your glorying is not good. Know ye not that a little leaven leaveneth the whole lump?

Galatians 6:7

Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.

Ephesians 5:6

Let no man deceive you with vain words: for because of these things cometh the wrath of God upon the children of disobedience.

2 Thessalonians 2:10

And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.

2 Timothy 2:16-18

But shun profane and vain babblings: for they will increase unto more ungodliness.

Hebrews 12:15

Looking diligently lest any man fail of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and thereby many be defiled;

2 Peter 2:2

And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of.

2 Peter 2:18-20

For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that were clean escaped from them who live in error.

Revelation 12:9

And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world: he was cast out into the earth, and his angels were cast out with him.

Revelation 13:8-14

And all that dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world.

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