Parallel Verses

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

If you know that he is righteous, you know that every one who works righteousness, has been begotten by him.

New American Standard Bible

If you know that He is righteous, you know that everyone also who practices righteousness is born of Him.

King James Version

If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.

Holman Bible

If you know that He is righteous, you know this as well: Everyone who does what is right has been born of Him.

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International Standard Version

Since you know that he is righteous, you also know that everyone who practices righteousness has been fathered by God.

A Conservative Version

If ye know that he is righteous, know ye that every man doing righteousness has been begotten of him.

American Standard Version

If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one also that doeth righteousness is begotten of him.

Amplified

If you know that He is absolutely righteous, you know [for certain] that everyone who practices righteousness [doing what is right and conforming to God’s will] has been born of Him.

An Understandable Version

If you know that Christ is [truly] righteous [verse 1], then you should also know that everyone who does what is right has been [spiritually] conceived [and eventually born] by God [See 5:18].

Anderson New Testament

If you know that he is righteous, you know that every one that works righteousness has been begotten by him.

Bible in Basic English

If you have knowledge that he is upright, it is clear to you that everyone who does righteousness is his offspring.

Common New Testament

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who does right is born of him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

since you know that God is the source of virtue, you know that every one who has virtue, derives it from him.

Darby Translation

If ye know that he is righteous, know that every one who practises righteousness is begotten of him.

Godbey New Testament

If you may know that he is righteous, know that every one doing righteousness has been born of him.

Goodspeed New Testament

If you know that he is upright, you may be sure that everyone who acts uprightly is his child.

John Wesley New Testament

If ye know, that he is righteous, ye know that every one who doth righteousness is born of him.

Julia Smith Translation

If ye know that he is just, ye know that every one doing justice has been born of him.

King James 2000

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone that does righteousness is born of him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness has been fathered by him.

Modern King James verseion

If you know that He is righteous, you know that everyone who does righteousness has been born of Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If ye know that he is righteous, know also that all that work righteousness, are born of him.

Moffatt New Testament

As you know he is just, be sure that everyone who practises righteousness is born of him.

Montgomery New Testament

If you know that he is righteous you know also that every one who habitually practices righteousness has been born of him.

NET Bible

If you know that he is righteous, you also know that everyone who practices righteousness has been fathered by him.

New Heart English Bible

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone also who practices righteousness is born of him.

Noyes New Testament

If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one also that doeth righteousness hath been born of him.

Sawyer New Testament

If you know that he is righteous, you know that every one who does righteousness has been born of him.

The Emphasized Bible

If ye know that he is, righteous, ye perceive that - whosoever doeth righteousness, of him, hath been born.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

If ye know that he is righteous, know that every one who practises righteousness is born of him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Knowing him to be righteous, you realize that every one who lives righteously has received the new Life from him.

Webster

If ye know that he is righteous ye know that every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.

Weymouth New Testament

Since you know that He is righteous, be assured also that the man who habitually acts righteously is a child of His.

Williams New Testament

If you know that He is upright, you must know that everyone who practices uprightness is born of Him.

World English Bible

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness is born of him.

Worrell New Testament

If ye know that He is righteous, ye know that every one that does righteousness has been begotten of Him.

Worsley New Testament

If ye know that He is righteous, ye know that every one, who practiseth righteousness, is born of Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

if ye know that he is righteous, know ye that every one doing the righteousness, of him hath been begotten.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

ye know
εἴδω 
Eido 
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 519
Usage: 147

ὅτι 
Hoti 
ὅτι 
Hoti 

Usage: 764
Usage: 764
Usage: 0

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

δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

is born
γεννάω 
Gennao 
Usage: 84

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

Context Readings

Children Of God

28 And now, little children, abide in him, that when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and may not be put to shame by him, at his coming. 29 If you know that he is righteous, you know that every one who works righteousness, has been begotten by him.



Cross References

1 John 3:7

Little children, let no one deceive you: he who works righteousness, is righteous, even as He is righteous.

1 John 5:1

Every one who believes that Jesus is the Christ, has been begotten by God; and every one who loves the begetter, loves also the begotten by him.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7-18

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7-5

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7-14

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7-9

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 John 4:7

Beloved, let us love one another; for love is from God: and every one who loves, has been begotten by God, and knows God.

1 Peter 1:23

having been regenerated, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, through the word of the living God, which remains.

1 Peter 3:18

For even Christ once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God; being put to death, indeed, in the flesh, but made alive by the Spirit.

2 Peter 1:4

On account of which, the greatest and most precious promises are freely given to us, that by these we might be made partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world, through lust.

1 John 2:1

My little children, these things I write to you, that you may not sin. Yet if any one has sinned, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the Just One.

1 John 3:5

Moreover, you know that he was manifested that he might take away our sins-and in him is no sin.

1 John 3:9-10

Whoever has been begotten by God, does not work sin; because his seed abides in him; and he can not sin, because he has been begotten by God.

1 John 5:4

because, every one that is begotten by God, overcomes the world. And this is the victory which overcomes the world, even our faith.

1 John 5:18

We know that whoever has been begotten by God, does not sin; but he who is begotten by God, guards himself, and the wicked on does not lay hold on him.

3 John 1:11

Beloved, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. He who does good, is of God; but he who does evil, has not seen God.

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