Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

And everyone who has this hope in him tries to make himself as pure as He is.

New American Standard Bible

And everyone who has this hope fixed on Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.

King James Version

And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.

Holman Bible

And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself just as He is pure.

International Standard Version

And everyone who has this hope based on him keeps himself pure, just as the Messiah is pure.

A Conservative Version

And every man who has this hope in him purifies himself, just as that man is pure.

American Standard Version

And every one that hath this hope'set on him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.

Amplified

And everyone who has this hope [confidently placed] in Him purifies himself, just as He is pure (holy, undefiled, guiltless).

An Understandable Version

And every person who has set his hope on this [i.e., of being like Jesus], will live [as] purely [as possible], just as He [i.e., Jesus Himself] is pure.

Anderson New Testament

And every one that has this hope in Him purifies himself, even as He is pure.

Bible in Basic English

And everyone who has this hope in him makes himself holy, even as he is holy.

Common New Testament

And everyone who has this hope in him purifies himself, just as he is pure.

Daniel Mace New Testament

he that hath such an expectation should purify himself, even as he is pure.

Darby Translation

And every one that has this hope in him purifies himself, even as he is pure.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And every one who has this hope in him purifies himself, even as He is pure.

Godbey New Testament

Indeed every one having this hope on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.

Goodspeed New Testament

And everyone who possesses this hope in him tries to make himself as pure as he is.

John Wesley New Testament

And every one that hath this hope in him, purifieth himself even as he is pure.

Julia Smith Translation

And every one having this hope in him purifies himself, as he himself is pure.

King James 2000

And every man that has this hope in him purifies himself, even as he is pure.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And everyone who has this hope in him purifies himself, just as that one is pure.

Modern King James verseion

And everyone who has this hope on him purifies himself, even as that One is pure.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And every man that hath this hope in him, purgeth himself, even as he is pure.

Moffatt New Testament

And everyone who rests this hope on him, purifies himself as he is pure.

Montgomery New Testament

And every one who is holding this hope in him is purifying himself, even as he is pure.

NET Bible

And everyone who has this hope focused on him purifies himself, just as Jesus is pure).

New Heart English Bible

Everyone who has this hope set on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.

Noyes New Testament

And every one that hath this hope in Him purifieth himself, even as He is pure.

Sawyer New Testament

And every one that has this hope in him purifies himself, as he is pure.

The Emphasized Bible

And, whosoever hath this hope on him, is purifying himself, just as, He, is pure.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And every one who hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And every one who has this hope with regard to Christ tries to make himself pure--as Christ is pure.

Webster

And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.

Weymouth New Testament

And every man who has this hope fixed on Him, purifies himself so as to be as pure as He is.

World English Bible

Everyone who has this hope set on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.

Worrell New Testament

And every one that has this hope on Him purifies himself, even as He is pure.

Worsley New Testament

And every one, that hath this hope in Him, purifieth himself, even as He is pure.

Youngs Literal Translation

and every one who is having this hope on him, doth purify himself, even as he is pure.

Interlinear

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

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

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

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

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

ἐλπίς 
Elpis 
Usage: 54

in
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

him

Usage: 0

G48
ἁγνίζω 
Hagnizo 
Usage: 7

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

even as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

he
ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 3:3

Devotionals containing 1 John 3:3

Images 1 John 3:3

Context Readings

Children Of God

2 Dearly beloved, we are now God's children, but what we are going to be has not been unveiled. We know that if it is unveiled, we shall be like Him, because we shall see Him as He is. 3 And everyone who has this hope in him tries to make himself as pure as He is. 4 Everyone who commits sin commits lawlessness; sin is lawlessness.



Cross References

2 Corinthians 7:1

So, since we have such promises as these, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from everything that defiles our bodies and spirits, and in reverence to God carry on our consecration to completeness.

2 Peter 3:14

Therefore, dearly beloved, since you are expecting this, be in earnest to be found by Him without a blot, without reproach, and at peace.

Hebrews 6:18

so that by these two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to prove false, we who have taken refuge with Him may have encouragement strong enough to make us seize upon the hope that lies ahead of us.

Matthew 5:48

So you, my followers, ought to be perfect, as your heavenly Father is."

Luke 6:36

Continue to be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.

Acts 15:9

and in this way He put no difference between us and them, because He cleansed their hearts by faith.

Romans 5:4-5

and endurance, tested character, and tested character, hope,

Romans 15:12

And again Isaiah says: "The noted Son of Jesse will come, even He who rises to rule the heathen; on Him the heathen will set their hope."

Colossians 1:5

because of your hope of what is laid up for you in heaven. Long ago you heard of this hope through the message of the good news

2 Thessalonians 2:16

May our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and graciously given us encouragement that is eternal, and a hope that is well-founded,

Titus 3:7

so that we might come into right standing with God through His unmerited favor and become heirs of eternal life in accordance with our hope.

Hebrews 7:26

For we needed such a High Priest, holy, innocent, unstained, far removed from sinful men, and elevated far above the very heavens,

Hebrews 12:14

Continue to live in peace with everybody and strive for that consecration without which no one can see the Lord.

2 Peter 1:4

It is through these that He has given us His precious and glorious promises, so that through them, after you have escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of evil desires, you may come to share in the divine nature.

1 John 2:6

Whoever claims, "I am always in union with Him," ought to live as He lived.

1 John 4:17

Our love attains perfection through our having perfect confidence about the day of judgment, because here in this world we are living as He did.

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