Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

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

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 Marvel not, my brethren, if the world hate you. 14 We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother abideth in death. 15 Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him.


Cross References

John 5:24

Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

John 13:35

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.

1 John 5:2

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

Matthew 25:40

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

John 15:12

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

1 Thessalonians 4:9

But as touching brotherly love ye need not that I write unto you: for ye yourselves are taught of God to love one another.

Proverbs 21:16

The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead.

Luke 15:24

For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found. And they began to be merry.

Luke 15:32

It was meet that we should make merry, and be glad: for this thy brother was dead, and is alive again; and was lost, and is 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 house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,

Ephesians 1:15

Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus, and love unto all the saints,

Ephesians 2:1

And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins;

Ephesians 2:5

Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;)

Colossians 1:4

Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love which ye have to all the saints,

Hebrews 6:10-11

For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.

Hebrews 13:1

Let brotherly love continue.

1 Peter 1:22

Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with a pure heart fervently:

1 Peter 3:8

Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous:

2 Peter 1:7

And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.

1 John 2:3

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

1 John 2:9-11

He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now.

1 John 3:23

And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment.

1 John 4:7-8

Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God.

1 John 4:12

No man hath seen God at any time. If we love one another, God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfected in us.

1 John 4:20-21

If a man say, I love God, and hateth his brother, he is a liar: for he that loveth not his brother whom he hath seen, how can he love God whom he hath not seen?

1 John 5:13

These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.

1 John 5:19-20

And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lieth in wickedness.

Psalm 16:3

But to the saints that are in the earth, and to the excellent, in whom is all my delight.

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