Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Little children, let no man beguile you; He that worketh righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

New American Standard Bible

Little children, make sure no one deceives you; the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as He is righteous;

King James Version

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Holman Bible

Little children, let no one deceive you! The one who does what is right is righteous, just as He is righteous.

International Standard Version

Little children, don't let anyone deceive you. The person who practices righteousness is righteous, just as the Messiah is righteous.

A Conservative Version

Little children, let no man lead you astray. He who is doing righteousness is righteous, just as that man is righteous.

American Standard Version

My little children, let no man lead you astray: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous:

Amplified

Little children (believers, dear ones), do not let anyone lead you astray. The one who practices righteousness [the one who strives to live a consistently honorable life—in private as well as in public—and to conform to God’s precepts] is righteous, just as He is righteous.

An Understandable Version

Little children [i.e., dear ones], do not allow anyone to lead you astray [from the truth]; the person who continues to do what is right is [considered by God as] righteous, even as Christ is righteous.

Anderson New Testament

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

Bible in Basic English

My little children, let no man take you out of the true way: he who does righteousness is upright, even as he is upright;

Common New Testament

Little children, let no one deceive you. He who does right is righteous, just as he is righteous.

Daniel Mace New Testament

dear children, let no man deceive you: only he that acts justly is just, as he is just.

Darby Translation

Children, let no man lead you astray; he that practises righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

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

Godbey New Testament

Little children, let no one deceive you. The one doing righteousness is righteous, as he is righteous.

Goodspeed New Testament

Dear children, let no one mislead you; whoever acts uprightly is upright, just as he is upright.

John Wesley New Testament

Beloved children, let no one deceive you. He that practiseth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Julia Smith Translation

Little children, let none deceive you: he doing justice is just, as he is just.

King James 2000

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that does righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Little children, let no one deceive you: the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as that one is righteous.

Modern King James verseion

Little children, let no one deceive you. He who does righteousness is righteous, even as that One is righteous.

Moffatt New Testament

Let no one deceive you, my dear children: he who practises righteousness is just, as He is just;

Montgomery New Testament

My children, let no one deceive you; he who is working righteousness is righteous, just as he is righteous.

NET Bible

Little children, let no one deceive you: The one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as Jesus is righteous.

New Heart English Bible

Little children, let no one lead you astray. He who does righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Noyes New Testament

My children, let no one deceive you; he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Sawyer New Testament

Little children, let no one deceive you. He that does righteousness is righteous, as he is righteous;

The Emphasized Bible

Dear children! Let, no one, lead you astray! He that is doing righteousness, is, righteous, just as, He, is righteous:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

My dear children, let no man deceive you: he who doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous:

Twentieth Century New Testament

My Children, do not let any one mislead you. He who lives righteously is righteous--as Christ is righteous.

Webster

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Weymouth New Testament

Dear children, let no one lead you astray. The man who acts righteously is righteous, just as He is righteous.

Williams New Testament

Dear children, avoid letting anyone lead you astray. Whoever practices doing right is upright, just as He is upright.

World English Bible

Little children, let no one lead you astray. He who does righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Worrell New Testament

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

Worsley New Testament

Little children, let no one deceive you: he that practiseth righteousness is righteous, even as He is righteous:

Youngs Literal Translation

Little children, let no one lead you astray; he who is doing the righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τεκνίον 
Teknion 
Usage: 8

let
πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive, err, go astray, seduce, wander, be out of the way
Usage: 25

no man
μηδείς μηδεμία μηδέν 
medeis 
no man, nothing, no, none, not, anything,
Usage: 79

πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive, err, go astray, seduce, wander, be out of the way
Usage: 25

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

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

δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

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

References

Context Readings

Children Of God

6 All that abide in him, sin not: And all that sin hath not seen him, neither hath known him. 7 Little children, let no man beguile you; He that worketh righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous. 8 He that committeth sin is of the devil: for the devil sinneth since the beginning. But for this cause appeared the son of God, even to destroy the works of the devil.



Cross References

1 John 2:29

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

Romans 2:13

For before God they are not righteous which hear the law: but the doers of the law shall be justified.

1 John 2:1

My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye should sin not: if, though, any man sin, yet we have an Advocate with the father, even Jesus Christ, which is righteous.

1 John 2:26

These things have I written unto you, as concerning them that deceive you.

1 Peter 1:15-16

But as he which called you is holy, even so be ye holy in all manner of conversation,

Psalm 45:7

Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; wherefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.

Psalm 72:1-7

{Of Solomon} Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son.

Psalm 106:3

Blessed are they that always keep judgment, and do righteousness.

Ezekiel 18:5-9

If a man be godly, and do the thing that is equal and right,

Matthew 5:20

For I say unto you, Except your righteousness exceed the righteousness of the Scribes and Pharisees, ye cannot enter into the kingdom of heaven.

Luke 1:75

all the days of our life, in such holiness and righteousness that are accept before him.

Acts 10:35

but in all people, he that feareth him and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.

Romans 2:6-8

which will reward every man according to his deeds,

Romans 6:16-18

Remember ye not how that to whomsoever ye commit yourselves as servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey: whether it be of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?

1 Corinthians 6:9

Do ye not remember how that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived. For neither fornicators, neither worshippers of images, neither whoremongers, neither weaklings, neither abusers of themselves with mankind,

Galatians 6:7-8

Be not deceived, God is not mocked. For whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he reap.

Ephesians 5:6

Let no man deceive you with vain words. For through such things cometh the wrath of God upon the children of unbelief.

Ephesians 5:9

For the fruit of the spirit is, in all goodness, righteousness, and truth.

Philippians 1:11

filled with the fruits of righteousness, which fruits come by Jesus Christ unto the glory and laud of God.

Hebrews 1:8

But unto the son he saith, "God, thy seat shall be forever, and ever. The sceptre of thy kingdom is a right sceptre.

Hebrews 7:2

to whom also Abraham gave tithes of all things - first is, by interpretation, king of righteousness, after that he is king of Salem, that is to say king of peace,

James 1:22

And see that ye be doers of the word and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves with sophistry.

James 2:19

Believest thou that there is one God? Thou doest well. The devils also believe and tremble.

1 Peter 2:24

which his own self bare our sins in his body on the tree, that we should be delivered from sin and should live in righteousness. By whose stripes ye were healed.

1 John 3:3

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

James 5:1-3

Go to now, ye rich men. Weep, and howl on your wretchedness that shall come upon you.

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