Parallel Verses

King James Version

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God.

New American Standard Bible

Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have confidence before God;

Holman Bible

Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn [us] we have confidence before God,

International Standard Version

Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence in the presence of God.

A Conservative Version

Beloved, if our heart should not condemn us, we have confidence toward God,

American Standard Version

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have boldness toward God;

Amplified

And, beloved, if our consciences (our hearts) do not accuse us [if they do not make us feel guilty and condemn us], we have confidence (complete assurance and boldness) before God,

An Understandable Version

Loved ones, if our hearts do not condemn us [i.e., because we are showing love by helping the needy], we can have boldness before God [in prayer for our own needs];

Anderson New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence to ward God,

Bible in Basic English

My loved ones, if our heart does not say that we have done wrong, we have no fear before him;

Common New Testament

Beloved, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God;

Daniel Mace New Testament

beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we may securely confide in God.

Darby Translation

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have boldness towards God,

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Beloved, if our heart do not condemn us, we have confidence with God.

Godbey New Testament

Beloved, if our heart may not condemn us, we have boldness toward God:

Goodspeed New Testament

Dear friends, if our consciences do not condemn us, we approach God with confidence,

John Wesley New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, then we have confidence in God;

Julia Smith Translation

Dearly beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have freedom of speech towards God.

King James 2000

Beloved, if our heart condemns us not, then have we confidence toward God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Dear friends, if our heart does not condemn [us], we have confidence before God,

Modern King James verseion

Beloved, if our heart does not accuse us, we have confidence toward God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Dearly beloved, if our hearts condemn us not, then have we trust to God ward;

Moffatt New Testament

If our heart does not condemn us, beloved, then we have confidence in approaching God,

Montgomery New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence toward God,

NET Bible

Dear friends, if our conscience does not condemn us, we have confidence in the presence of God,

New Heart English Bible

Beloved, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God;

Noyes New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence toward God;

Sawyer New Testament

Beloved, if our minds do not condemn us, we have boldness before God,

The Emphasized Bible

Beloved! if our heart be not condemning us, boldness, have we, towards God;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence towards God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Dear friends, if our conscience does not condemn us, then we approach God with confidence,

Webster

Beloved, if our heart doth not condemn us, then have we confidence towards God.

Weymouth New Testament

Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have perfect confidence towards God;

Williams New Testament

Dearly beloved, if our consciences do not condemn us, we come with perfect confidence to God,

World English Bible

Beloved, if our hearts don't condemn us, we have boldness toward God;

Worrell New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence toward God;

Worsley New Testament

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence towards God:

Youngs Literal Translation

Beloved, if our heart may not condemn us, we have boldness toward God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
G27
ἀγαπητός 
Agapetos 
Usage: 60

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

καταγινώσκω 
Kataginosko 
Usage: 3

us
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

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

then have we
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

παῤῥησία 
Parrhesia 
Usage: 29

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

References

Context Readings

Courage Before God

20 For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things. 21 Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. 22 And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.



Cross References

Job 22:26

For then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty, and shalt lift up thy face unto God.

1 Corinthians 4:4

For I know nothing by myself; yet am I not hereby justified: but he that judgeth me is the Lord.

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world, and more abundantly to you-ward.

Hebrews 4:16

Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.

1 John 2:28

And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.

1 John 5:14

And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:

Job 27:6

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

Psalm 7:3-5

O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

Psalm 101:2

I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O when wilt thou come unto me? I will walk within my house with a perfect heart.

1 Timothy 2:8

I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.

Hebrews 10:22

Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.

1 John 4:17

Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.

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