Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

But if anyone loves God, that person is known by God.

New American Standard Bible

but if anyone loves God, he is known by Him.

King James Version

But if any man love God, the same is known of him.

Holman Bible

But if anyone loves God, he is known by Him.

International Standard Version

But anyone who loves God is known by him.

A Conservative Version

But if any man loves God, this man is known by him.

American Standard Version

but if any man loveth God, the same is known by him.

Amplified

But if anyone loves God [with awe-filled reverence, obedience and gratitude], he is known by Him [as His very own and is greatly loved].

Anderson New Testament

but if any one loves God, he is taught by him).

Bible in Basic English

But if anyone has love for God, God has knowledge of him.

Common New Testament

But if anyone loves God, he is known by him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but if a man love God, the same is taught by him.

Darby Translation

But if any one love God, he is known of him):

Godbey New Testament

but if any one loves God he is known of him.

Goodspeed New Testament

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

John Wesley New Testament

But if any one love God, he is known by him. I say, as to the eating of things sacrificed to idols,

Julia Smith Translation

And if any one love God, the same is known of him.)

King James 2000

But if any man loves God, the same is known by him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But if anyone loves God, this one is known by him.

Modern King James verseion

But if any one loves God, he has been known of him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But if any man love God, the same is known of him.

Moffatt New Testament

but if anyone loves God, he is known by Him.

Montgomery New Testament

but if a man loves God, he is known by him.

NET Bible

But if someone loves God, he is known by God.

New Heart English Bible

But if anyone loves God, the same is known by him.

Noyes New Testament

but if any one love God, the same is known by Him.

Sawyer New Testament

but if any one loves God, this [man] is known by him.

The Emphasized Bible

But, if anyone loveth God, the same, is known of him -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But if any man love God, the same is known of him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

On the other hand, if a man loves God, he is known by God.

Webster

But if any man loveth God, the same is known by him.

Weymouth New Testament

but if any one loves God, that man is known by God.

Williams New Testament

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

World English Bible

But if anyone loves God, the same is known by him.

Worrell New Testament

but, if anyone loves God, the same has been known by Him:

Worsley New Testament

But if any man love God, he is owned by Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and if any one doth love God, this one hath been known by Him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

the same
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

is known
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

of
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 8:3

References

Context Readings

Concerning Food Sacrificed To Idols

2 If anyone thinks he knows something, he [really] does not know as much as he ought to. 3 But if anyone loves God, that person is known by God. 4 Now concerning [the matter of] eating foods [once] offered as sacrifices to idols, we know that an idol is [really] nothing in the world [at all], and that there is only one God.


Cross References

Galatians 4:9

But now that you have come to know God [as your Father], or rather, to be known by Him [as His children], how can you turn back again to the weak, cheap, elementary teachings [of the law of Moses], to which you [seem to] desire to become enslaved?

Galatians 4:9

But now that you have come to know God [as your Father], or rather, to be known by Him [as His children], how can you turn back again to the weak, cheap, elementary teachings [of the law of Moses], to which you [seem to] desire to become enslaved?

Galatians 4:9

But now that you have come to know God [as your Father], or rather, to be known by Him [as His children], how can you turn back again to the weak, cheap, elementary teachings [of the law of Moses], to which you [seem to] desire to become enslaved?

Galatians 4:9

But now that you have come to know God [as your Father], or rather, to be known by Him [as His children], how can you turn back again to the weak, cheap, elementary teachings [of the law of Moses], to which you [seem to] desire to become enslaved?

Galatians 4:9

But now that you have come to know God [as your Father], or rather, to be known by Him [as His children], how can you turn back again to the weak, cheap, elementary teachings [of the law of Moses], to which you [seem to] desire to become enslaved?

Romans 11:2

God did not reject His people whom He knew previously. Or, do you not know what the Scriptures say in the passage where Elijah pleads with God against Israel?

2 Timothy 2:19

However, the solid foundation of God stands firm. [Note: This probably refers to the church. See I Tim. 3:15]. It is sealed with these words [i.e., certifying God's ownership and a commitment to Him]: "The Lord knows those who are His people," [See Num. 16:5], and "Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord should stop practicing wickedness." [See Isa. 36:13].

2 Timothy 2:19

However, the solid foundation of God stands firm. [Note: This probably refers to the church. See I Tim. 3:15]. It is sealed with these words [i.e., certifying God's ownership and a commitment to Him]: "The Lord knows those who are His people," [See Num. 16:5], and "Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord should stop practicing wickedness." [See Isa. 36:13].

2 Timothy 2:19-2

However, the solid foundation of God stands firm. [Note: This probably refers to the church. See I Tim. 3:15]. It is sealed with these words [i.e., certifying God's ownership and a commitment to Him]: "The Lord knows those who are His people," [See Num. 16:5], and "Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord should stop practicing wickedness." [See Isa. 36:13].

2 Timothy 2:19

However, the solid foundation of God stands firm. [Note: This probably refers to the church. See I Tim. 3:15]. It is sealed with these words [i.e., certifying God's ownership and a commitment to Him]: "The Lord knows those who are His people," [See Num. 16:5], and "Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord should stop practicing wickedness." [See Isa. 36:13].

Matthew 7:23

And then I will declare to them, 'I never acknowledged you [as my people]; go away from me, you people who have done sinful things.'

John 10:14

I am the good shepherd and I know my sheep [intimately], and they know me [that way],

John 21:17

Then Jesus asked him a third time, "Simon, son of John, do you [truly] love me?" Peter was sad because Jesus had asked him a third time, "Do you [even] love me?" So, he said to Jesus, "Lord, you know all things. You [surely] know that I love you." Jesus replied to him, "[Then] feed my sheep.

Romans 8:28-29

And we know that God works out everything for the good of those who love Him and are called [to serve Him] in harmony with His purpose [for them].

1 Corinthians 2:9

But as it is written [Isa. 64:4], "The things which no eye saw or ear heard, and which did not [even] enter the mind of men, is what God has prepared for those who love Him."

James 1:12

The person who perseveres under trials is blessed, because when he has been approved by God, he will receive the crown of [never ending] life, which God has promised to those who love Him.

James 2:5

Listen, my dearly loved brothers; did not God choose those who are poor in the eyes of the world to be wealthy in faith and to inherit the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

1 Peter 1:8

Although you have not seen Jesus, you [still] love Him and believe in Him, and this causes you to have an indescribable, glorious joy.

1 John 4:19

We love [God and others] because God has first loved us.

1 John 5:2-3

This is [one] way we know that we love God's [spiritually reborn] children: [It is] when we love God and obey what He commands us to do.

Revelation 2:9

I know [about] your suffering and your poverty (but you are [really] rich), and the slander of those who say they are Jews, though they [really] are not, but are a synagogue of Satan [i.e., they claimed to be an assembly of God's people, but in reality were serving Satan].

Revelation 2:13

I know where you are living; [it is] where Satan's throne is. And [I know] that you are holding on firmly to my name, and did not deny [your] faith in me, even in the days of my faithful witness Antipas [Note: The Greek word here for witness is "martyr"], who was killed there where you are, where Satan lives.

Revelation 2:19

I know about your deeds, your love, your faith, your service and your endurance, and that your most recent deeds are more numerous than when you first began [your Christian lives].

Revelation 3:8-9

I know about your deeds. (See, I have placed before you an open door, which no one can close). [Note: This probably refers to their being assured of some unspecified opportunity]. [I know] that you have [only] a little bit of strength, but [in spite of that] you have obeyed my word and did not deny my name.

Revelation 3:15-16

I know about your deeds, that you are neither [spiritually] cold nor hot. I wish you were [either] cold or hot.

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