Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love his brother abides in death.

New American Standard Bible

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love abides in death.

King James Version

We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother abideth in death.

Holman Bible

We know that we have passed from death to life because we love our brothers. The one who does not love remains in death.

International Standard Version

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love one another. The person who does not love remains spiritually dead.

A Conservative Version

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brothers. He who is not loving the brother abides in death.

American Standard Version

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not abideth in death.

Amplified

We know that we have passed over out of death into Life by the fact that we love the brethren (our fellow Christians). He who does not love abides (remains, is held and kept continually) in [spiritual] death.

An Understandable Version

[For] we [can] know that we have passed out of [the realm of spiritual] death and into [spiritual] life, because we [show] love for the brothers [and sisters]. The person who does not love [them] continues to be [spiritually] dead.

Anderson New Testament

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren: he that loves not his brother, abides in death.

Bible in Basic English

We are conscious that we have come out of death into life because of our love for the brothers. He who has no love is still in death.

Common New Testament

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love abides in death.

Daniel Mace New Testament

as for us, we know, that we have passed from a state of death to that of life, because we love our brethren: he that does not love his brother, is in a destructive state.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

We know that we have passed away from death to life, because we love the brethren. He who loves not his brother, abides in death.

Godbey New Testament

We know that we have passed out of the death into the life, because we love the brethren with divine love; the one loving not with divine love, abides in the death.

Goodspeed New Testament

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love our brothers. Anyone who does not love is still in death.

John Wesley New Testament

We know, that we are passed from death to life, because we love the brethren: he that loveth not his brother abideth in death.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

We know that we are passed from death unto life, in that we love the brethren. He that does not love his brother abides in death.

Julia Smith Translation

We know that we have passed from death to life, for we love the brethren. He not loving the brother remains in death.

King James 2000

We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loves not his brother abides in death.

Lexham Expanded Bible

We know that we have passed over from death to life because we love the brothers. The one who does not love remains in death.

Modern King James verseion

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brothers. He who does not love his brother abides in death.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We know that we are translated from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother, abideth in death.

Moffatt New Testament

We know we have crossed from death to life, because we love the brotherhood; he who has no love [for his brother] remains in death.

Montgomery New Testament

We know that we have migrated, out of death into life, because we love our brothers. He who has no love is abiding in death.

NET Bible

We know that we have crossed over from death to life because we love our fellow Christians. The one who does not love remains in death.

New Heart English Bible

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brothers. He who does not love remains in death.

Noyes New Testament

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren; he that loveth not abideth in death.

Sawyer New Testament

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brothers; he that loves not, continues in death.

The Emphasized Bible

We, know, that we have passed over out of death into life, because we love the brethren: he that loveth not, abideth in death.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

We know that we are passed out of [a state of] death into life, because we love the brethren: he that loveth not his brother abideth in death.

Twentieth Century New Testament

We know that we have passed out of Death into Life, because we love our Brothers. The man who does not love remains in a state of Death.

Webster

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother, abideth in death.

Weymouth New Testament

As for us, we know that we have already passed out of death into Life--because we love our brother men. He who is destitute of love continues dead.

Williams New Testament

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love our brothers. Whoever does not continue to love continues still in death.

World English Bible

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brothers. He who doesn't love his brother remains in death.

Worrell New Testament

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He that loves not abides in death.

Worsley New Testament

since we know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren: he, that loveth not his brother, remaineth in death.

Youngs Literal Translation

we -- we have known that we have passed out of the death to the life, because we love the brethren; he who is not loving the brother doth remain in the death.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
We
ἡμεῖς 
hemeis 
we, us, we ourselves
Usage: 120

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

μεταβαίνω 
metabaino 
Usage: 8

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

θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

we love
G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

the brethren
G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

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

G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 3:14

Images 1 John 3:14

Prayers for 1 John 3:14

Context Readings

God Is Love, So Love One Another

13 Do not wonder, brethren, if the world hate you. 14 We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love his brother abides in death. 15 Every one that hates his brother is a murderer, and ye know that no murderer has eternal life abiding in him.


Cross References

John 5:24

Verily, verily, I say unto you, that he that hears my word, and believes him that has sent me, has life eternal, and does not come into judgment, but is passed out of death into life.

John 13:35

By this shall all know that ye are disciples of mine, if ye have love amongst yourselves.

1 John 5:2

Hereby know we that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep his commandments.

Matthew 25:40

And the King answering shall say to them, Verily, I say to you, Inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it to me.

John 15:12

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

1 Thessalonians 4:9

Now concerning brotherly love ye have no need that we should write to you, for ye yourselves are taught of God to love one another.

Proverbs 21:16

The man that wandereth out of the way of wisdom shall abide in the congregation of the dead.

Luke 15:24

for this my son was dead and has come to life, was lost and has been found. And they began to make merry.

Luke 15:32

But it was right to make merry and rejoice, because this thy brother was dead and has come to life again, and was lost and has been found.

John 15:17

These things I command you, that ye love one another.

2 Corinthians 5:1

For we know that if our earthly tabernacle house be destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, fidelity,

Ephesians 1:15

Wherefore I also, having heard of the faith in the Lord Jesus which is in you, and the love which ye have towards all the saints,

Ephesians 2:1

and you, being dead in your offences and sins --

Ephesians 2:5

(we too being dead in offences,) has quickened us with the Christ, (ye are saved by grace,)

Colossians 1:4

having heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and the love which ye have towards all the saints,

Hebrews 6:10-11

For God is not unrighteous to forget your work, and the love which ye have shewn to his name, having ministered to the saints, and still ministering.

Hebrews 13:1

Let brotherly love abide.

1 Peter 1:22

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth to unfeigned brotherly love, love one another out of a pure heart fervently;

1 Peter 3:8

Finally, be all of one mind, sympathising, full of brotherly love, tender hearted, humble minded;

2 Peter 1:7

in godliness brotherly love, in brotherly love love:

1 John 2:3

And hereby we know that we know him, if we keep his commandments.

1 John 2:9-11

He who says he is in the light, and hates his brother, is in the darkness until now.

1 John 3:23

And this is his commandment, that we believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and that we love one another, even as he has given us commandment.

1 John 4:7-8

Beloved, let us love one another; because love is of God, and every one that loves has been begotten of God, and knows God.

1 John 4:12

No one has seen God at any time: if we love one another, God abides in us, and his love is perfected in us.

1 John 4:20-21

If any one say, I love God, and hate his brother, he is a liar: for he that loves not his brother whom he has seen, how can he love God whom he has not seen?

1 John 5:13

These things have I written to you that ye may know that ye have eternal life who believe on the name of the Son of God.

1 John 5:19-20

We know that we are of God, and the whole world lies in the wicked one.

Psalm 16:3

To the saints that are on the earth, and to the excellent thou hast said, In them is all my delight.

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