Parallel Verses

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.

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 or cherish the world or the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for 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:

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,

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Love not the world neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the charity 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.

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,

Verse Picture

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 have written unto you, fathers, because you have known him who is from the beginning. I have written unto you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and you have overcome the wicked one. 15 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. 16 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.


Cross References

James 4:4

You adulterers and adulteresses, know you not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.

Romans 12:2

And be not conformed to this world: but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.

Matthew 6:24

No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.

John 15:19

If you were of the world, the world would love its own: but because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.

Galatians 1:10

For do I now seek the favor of men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.

1 Timothy 6:10

For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.

1 John 3:17

But whoever has this world's goods, and sees his brother have need, and shuts up his heart of compassion from him, how dwells the love of God in him?

1 John 4:5

They are of the world: therefore they speak of the world, and the world hears them.

Luke 16:13

No servant can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.

Ephesians 2:2

In which in time past you walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now works in the children of disobedience:

Colossians 3:1-2

If you then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sits on the right hand of God.

1 John 5:4-5

For whoever is born of God overcomes the world: and this is the victory that overcomes the world, even our faith.

1 John 5:10

He that believes on the Son of God has the witness in himself: he that believes not God has made him a liar; because he believes not the witness that God gave of his Son.

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