Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

Do not love the world or what is in the world. If anyone loves the world, there is no love for the Father in his heart,

New American Standard Bible

Do not love the world nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

King James Version

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Holman Bible

Do not love the world or the things that belong to the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in him.

International Standard Version

Stop loving the world and the things that are in the world. If anyone persists in loving the world, the Father's love is not in him.

A Conservative Version

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

American Standard Version

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Amplified

Do not love the world [of sin that opposes God and His precepts], nor the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

An Understandable Version

You should not love the [godless] world, nor the things [i.e., the materialistic values] that are part of this [present] age. If any person loves the world, a [genuine] love for the Father is not in his heart.

Anderson New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things that are in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Bible in Basic English

Have no love for the world or for the things which are in the world. If any man has love for the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Common New Testament

Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Love not the world, nor let worldly things engage your affections. he that is worldly affected is a stranger to divine love.

Darby Translation

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one love the world, the love of the Father is not in him;

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Love not the world, neither the things which are in the world. If any one love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Godbey New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things that are in the world. If any one loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him:

John Wesley New Testament

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world: if any one love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Julia Smith Translation

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

King James 2000

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him,

Modern King James verseion

Do not love the world, nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

See that ye love not the world, nor the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the father is not in him.

Moffatt New Testament

Love not the world, nor yet what is in the world; if anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in him.

Montgomery New Testament

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

NET Bible

Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him,

New Heart English Bible

Do not love the world, neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the Father's love is not in him.

Noyes New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one loveth the world, the love of the Father is not in him;

Sawyer New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;

The Emphasized Bible

Be not loving the world, nor yet the things that are in the world: if anyone be loving the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Love not the world, neither the things which are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do not love the world or what the world can offer. When any one loves the world, there is no love for the Father in him;

Webster

Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man loveth the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Weymouth New Testament

Do not love the world, nor the things in the world. If any one loves the world, there is no love in his heart for the Father.

Williams New Testament

Stop loving the world, or the things that are in the world. If anyone persists in loving the world, there is no love for the Father in his heart,

World English Bible

Don't love the world, neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the Father's love isn't in him.

Worrell New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;

Worsley New Testament

Love not the world, nor the things that are in the world; for if any one love the world to excess, the love of the Father is not in him.

Youngs Literal Translation

Love not ye the world, nor the things in the world; if any one doth love the world, the love of the Father is not in him,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

not
μή 
me 
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 493
Usage: 1032

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109
Usage: 109
Usage: 109

μηδέ 
mede 
neither, nor, not, nor yet, not once, no not, not so much as
Usage: 31

the things

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

that are in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

If
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

the love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

of
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

in
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 2:15

Images 1 John 2:15

Prayers for 1 John 2:15

Context Readings

Do Not Love The World

14 I write to you, fathers, because you know him who has existed from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and God's message is always in your hearts, and you have been victorious over the evil one. 15 Do not love the world or what is in the world. If anyone loves the world, there is no love for the Father in his heart, 16 for all that there is in the world, the things that our physical nature and our eyes crave, and the proud display of life??hese do not come from the Father, but from the world;


Cross References

James 4:4

You renegades! Do you not know that the friendship of the world means enmity with God? So whoever wishes to be the world's friend declares himself God's enemy.

Romans 12:2

You must not adopt the customs of this world but by your new attitude of mind be transformed so that you can find out what God's will is??hat is good, pleasing, and perfect.

Matthew 6:24

No slave can belong to two masters, for he will either hate one and love the other, or stand by one and make light of the other. You cannot serve God and money.

John 15:19

If you belonged to the world, the world would love what was its own. But it is because you do not belong to the world, but I have selected you from the world, that the world hates you.

Galatians 1:10

Is that appealing to men's weaknesses, or to God? Is that trying to suit men? If I were still doing that, I would be no slave of Christ.

1 Timothy 6:10

For love of money is the root of all the evils, and in their eagerness to get rich, some men wander away from the faith and pierce themselves to the heart with many a pang.

1 John 3:17

But if someone who is rich sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how can he have any love for God in his heart?

1 John 4:5

They are children of the world; that is why they speak as the world directs, and the world listens to them.

Luke 16:13

No servant can belong to two masters, for he will either hate one and love the other, or he will stand by one and make light of the other. You cannot serve God and money!"

Ephesians 2:2

in the midst of which you once lived under the control of the present age of the world, and the master-spirit of the air, who is still at work among the disobedient.

Colossians 3:1-2

If, then, you have been raised to life with Christ, set your hearts on the things that are where Christ is, above, seated at God's right hand.

1 John 5:4-5

for every child of God is victorious over the world. Our faith is the victory that has triumphed over the world.

1 John 5:10

Whoever believes in the Son of God possesses that testimony in his heart. Anyone who will not believe God has made him a liar, for he has refused to believe the testimony that God has borne to his Son.

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