Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

But anyone who loves God is known by him.

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.

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 one loves God truly [ with affectionate reverence, prompt obedience, and grateful recognition of His blessing], he is known by God [ recognized as worthy of His intimacy and love, and he is owned by Him].

An Understandable Version

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

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,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

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 really knows something, he has not yet learned it as he ought to know it. 3 But anyone who loves God is known by him. 4 Now concerning eating food offered to idols: We know that no idol is real in this world and that there is only one God.


Cross References

Galatians 4:9

But now that you know God, or rather have been known by God, how can you turn back again to those powerless and bankrupt basic principles? Why do you want to become their slaves all over again?

Exodus 33:12

Moses told the LORD, "Look, you have told me, "Bring up this people,' but you haven't let me know whom you will send with me. Yet you have said, "I know you by name,' and also, "You have found favor in my sight.'

Exodus 33:17

The LORD told Moses, "I'll do the very thing that you have said, because you have found favor in my sight and I know you by name."

Psalm 1:6

For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will be destroyed.

Nahum 1:7

The LORD is good a refuge in troubled times. He knows those who are confiding in him.

Romans 11:2

God has not rejected his people whom he chose long ago. Do you not know what the Scripture says in the story about Elijah, when he pleads with God against Israel?

2 Timothy 2:19

However, God's solid foundation still stands. It has this inscription on it: "The Lord knows those who belong to him," and "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord must turn away from evil."

Psalm 17:3

When you probe my heart, and examine me at night; when you refine me, you will find nothing wrong, for I have determined that I will not transgress with my mouth.

Psalm 139:1-2

LORD, you have examined me; you have known me.

Jeremiah 1:5

"I knew you before I formed you in the womb; I set you apart for me before you were born; I appointed you to be a prophet to the nations."

Matthew 7:23

Then I will tell them plainly, "I never knew you. Get away from me, you who practice evil!'"

John 10:14

I'm the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me,

John 21:17

Jesus told him, "Take care of my sheep." He asked him a third time, "Simon, son of John, do you love me?" Peter was deeply hurt that he had asked him a third time, "Do you love me?" So he told him, "Lord, you know everything. You know that I love you!"

Romans 8:28-29

And we know that for those who love God, that is, for those who are called according to his purpose, all things are working together for good.

1 Corinthians 2:9

But as it is written, "No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has imagined the things that God has prepared for those who love him."

James 1:12

How blessed is the man who endures temptation! When he has passed the test, he will receive the victor's crown of life that God has promised to those who keep on loving him.

James 2:5

Listen, my dear brothers! God has chosen the poor in the world to become rich in faith and to be heirs of the kingdom that he promised to those who keep on loving him, has he not?

1 Peter 1:8

Though you have not seen him, you love him. And even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy,

1 John 4:19

We love because God first loved us.

1 John 5:2-3

This is how we know that we love God's children: we love God and keep his commandments.

Revelation 2:9

"I know your suffering and your poverty though you are rich and the slander committed by those who claim to be Jews but are not. They are the synagogue of Satan.

Revelation 2:13

"I know where you live. Satan's throne is there. Yet you hold on to my name and have not denied your faith in me, even in the days of Antipas, my faithful witness, who was killed in your presence, where Satan lives.

Revelation 2:19

"I know what you've been doing your love, faithfulness, service, and endurance and that your last actions are greater than the first.

Revelation 3:8-9

"I know what you've been doing. Look! I have put in front of you an open door that no one can shut. You have only a little strength, but you have obeyed my word and have not denied my name.

Revelation 3:15-16

"I know your actions, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

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