Parallel Verses

Amplified

And this is what He Himself has promised us -- "the life, the eternal [life].

New American Standard Bible

This is the promise which He Himself made to us: eternal life.

King James Version

And this is the promise that he hath promised us, even eternal life.

Holman Bible

And this is the promise that He Himself made to us: eternal life.

International Standard Version

The message that the Son himself declared to us is eternal life.

A Conservative Version

And this is the promise that he promised us: the eternal life.

American Standard Version

And this is the promise which he promised us, even the life eternal.

An Understandable Version

And this is the promise which Christ [or, "God"] has given to us: [It is] never ending life. [Note: This passage may mean that God promised us "the Eternal Life," that is, Christ, See John 3:16].

Anderson New Testament

And this is the promise which he has promised us, even eternal life.

Bible in Basic English

And this is the hope which he gave you, even eternal life.

Common New Testament

And this is what he has promised useternal life.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and this is the reward that he hath promised us, even eternal life.

Darby Translation

And this is the promise which he has promised us, life eternal.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

and this is the promise which he has promised to us, even eternal life.

Godbey New Testament

This is the message which he proclaimed unto you, eternal life.

Goodspeed New Testament

And what he himself has promised us is eternal life.

John Wesley New Testament

And this is the promise which he hath promised us, eternal life.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And this is the promise that he has promised us, even eternal life.

Julia Smith Translation

And this is the promise which he promised us, eternal life.

King James 2000

And this is the promise that he has promised us, even eternal life.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And this is the promise which he himself promised us: eternal life.

Modern King James verseion

And this is the promise that He has promised us: everlasting life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And this is the promise that he hath promised us, even eternal life.

Moffatt New Testament

Now this is what he has promised you, eternal life.

Montgomery New Testament

And this is the promise which he has promised to us even life eternal.

NET Bible

Now this is the promise that he himself made to us: eternal life.

New Heart English Bible

This is the promise which he promised us, the eternal life.

Noyes New Testament

And this is the promise which he himself promised us, even the life everlasting.

Sawyer New Testament

And this is the promise which he promised us, the eternal life.

The Emphasized Bible

And, this, is the promise, which he hath promised unto us, - The age-abiding life.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And this is the promise which he hath promised to us, even life eternal.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And this is what he himself promised us--The Immortal Life!

Webster

And this is the promise that he hath promised us, even eternal life.

Weymouth New Testament

And this is the promise which He Himself has given us--the Life of the Ages.

Williams New Testament

And the very thing that He Himself has promised us is eternal life.

World English Bible

This is the promise which he promised us, the eternal life.

Worrell New Testament

And this is the promise which He Himself promised us, the eternal life.

Worsley New Testament

And this is the promise which He hath promised us, even eternal life.

Youngs Literal Translation

and this is the promise that He did promise us -- the life the age-during.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

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

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

the promise
ἐπαγγελία 
Epaggelia 
Usage: 51

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

he

Usage: 0

ἐπαγγέλλω 
Epaggello 
Usage: 15

us
ἡμῖν 
hemin 
us, we, our, for us
Usage: 160

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

References

Context Readings

Departure Of The False Teachers

24 As for you, keep in your hearts what you have heard from the beginning. If what you heard from the first dwells and remains in you, then you will dwell in the Son and in the Father [always]. 25 And this is what He Himself has promised us -- "the life, the eternal [life]. 26 I write this to you with reference to those who would deceive you [seduce and lead you astray].



Cross References

1 John 1:2

And the Life [ an aspect of His being] was revealed (made manifest, demonstrated), and we saw [as eyewitnesses] and are testifying to and declare to you the Life, the eternal Life [ in Him] Who already existed with the Father and Who [actually] was made visible (was revealed) to us [His followers].

Daniel 12:2

And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake: some to everlasting life and some to shame and everlasting contempt and abhorrence.

Luke 18:30

Who will not receive in return many times more in this world and, in the coming age, eternal life.

John 5:39

You search and investigate and pore over the Scriptures diligently, because you suppose and trust that you have eternal life through them. And these [very Scriptures] testify about Me!

John 6:27

Stop toiling and doing and producing for the food that perishes and decomposes [in the using], but strive and work and produce rather for the [lasting] food which endures [continually] unto life eternal; the Son of Man will give (furnish) you that, for God the Father has authorized and certified Him and put His seal of endorsement upon Him.

John 6:47

I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, he who believes in Me [who adheres to, trusts in, relies on, and has faith in Me] has (now possesses) eternal life.

John 6:54

He who feeds on My flesh and drinks My blood has (possesses now) eternal life, and I will raise him up [from the dead] on the last day.

John 6:68

Simon Peter answered, Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words (the message) of eternal life.

John 10:28

And I give them eternal life, and they shall never lose it or perish throughout the ages. [To all eternity they shall never by any means be destroyed.] And no one is able to snatch them out of My hand.

John 12:50

And I know that His commandment is (means) eternal life. So whatever I speak, I am saying [exactly] what My Father has told Me to say and in accordance with His instructions.

John 17:2-3

[Just as] You have granted Him power and authority over all flesh (all humankind), [now glorify Him] so that He may give eternal life to all whom You have given Him.

Romans 2:7

To those who by patient persistence in well-doing [ springing from piety] seek [unseen but sure] glory and honor and [ the eternal blessedness of] immortality, He will give eternal life.

Romans 5:21

So that, [just] as sin has reigned in death, [so] grace (His unearned and undeserved favor) might reign also through righteousness (right standing with God) which issues in eternal life through Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) our Lord.

Romans 6:23

For the wages which sin pays is death, but the [bountiful] free gift of God is eternal life through (in union with) Jesus Christ our Lord.

Galatians 6:8

For he who sows to his own flesh (lower nature, sensuality) will from the flesh reap decay and ruin and destruction, but he who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.

1 Timothy 1:16

But I obtained mercy for the reason that in me, as the foremost [of sinners], Jesus Christ might show forth and display all His perfect long-suffering and patience for an example to [encourage] those who would thereafter believe on Him for [the gaining of] eternal life.

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight of the faith; lay hold of the eternal life to which you were summoned and [for which] you confessed the good confession [of faith] before many witnesses.

1 Timothy 6:19

In this way laying up for themselves [the riches that endure forever as] a good foundation for the future, so that they may grasp that which is life indeed.

Titus 1:2

[Resting] in the hope of eternal life, [life] which the ever truthful God Who cannot deceive promised before the world or the ages of time began.

Titus 3:7

[And He did it in order] that we might be justified by His grace (by His favor, wholly undeserved), [that we might be acknowledged and counted as conformed to the divine will in purpose, thought, and action], and that we might become heirs of eternal life according to [our] hope.

1 John 5:11-13

And this is that testimony (that evidence): God gave us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.

1 John 5:20

And we [have seen and] know [positively] that the Son of God has [actually] come to this world and has given us understanding and insight [progressively] to perceive (recognize) and come to know better and more clearly Him Who is true; and we are in Him Who is true -- "in His Son Jesus Christ (the Messiah). This [Man] is the true God and Life eternal.

Jude 1:21

Guard and keep yourselves in the love of God; expect and patiently wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) -- "[which will bring you] unto life eternal.

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