Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

My loved ones, if God had such love for us, it is right for us to have love for one another.

New American Standard Bible

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

King James Version

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Holman Bible

Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also must love one another.

International Standard Version

Dear friends, if this is the way God loved us, we must also love one another.

A Conservative Version

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also are obligated to love each other.

American Standard Version

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Amplified

Beloved, if God so loved us [in this incredible way], we also ought to love one another.

An Understandable Version

Loved ones, if God loved us that much, we should also love one another.

Anderson New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Common New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Daniel Mace New Testament

beloved, if God so loved us, we ought to love one another.

Darby Translation

Beloved, if God has so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Beloved, if God so loved us, we, also, ought to love one another.

Godbey New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us with divine love, we ought also to love one another with divine love.

Goodspeed New Testament

Dear friends, if God has loved us so, we ought to love one another.

John Wesley New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Julia Smith Translation

Dearly beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

King James 2000

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.

Modern King James verseion

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Dearly beloved, if God so loved us, then we ought also to love one another.

Moffatt New Testament

Beloved, if God had such love for us, we ought to love one another.

Montgomery New Testament

If God so loved us, beloved, we also ought to love one another.

NET Bible

Dear friends, if God so loved us, then we also ought to love one another.

New Heart English Bible

Beloved, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.

Noyes New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Sawyer New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

The Emphasized Bible

Beloved! If, in this way, God, loved us, we also, ought to love, one another.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Dear friends, since God loved us thus, we, surely, ought to love one another.

Webster

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Weymouth New Testament

Dear friends, if God has so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Williams New Testament

Dearly beloved, if God has loved us so, we ought to love one another too.

World English Bible

Beloved, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.

Worrell New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Worsley New Testament

Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.

Youngs Literal Translation

Beloved, if thus did God love us, we also ought one another to love;

Interlinear

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

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

so
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

us
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

we
ἡμεῖς 
hemeis 
we, us, we ourselves
Usage: 120

ὀφείλω ὀφειλέω 
Opheilo 
ought, owe, be bound, be duty, be a debtor, be guilty, be indebted,
Usage: 24


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

to love
G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 4:11

Devotionals containing 1 John 4:11

Images 1 John 4:11

Prayers for 1 John 4:11

Context Readings

God's Love Revealed

10 And this is love, not that we had love for God, but that he had love for us, and sent his Son to be an offering for our sins. 11 My loved ones, if God had such love for us, it is right for us to have love for one another. 12 No man has ever seen God: if we have love for one another, God is in us and his love is made complete in us:


Cross References

Matthew 18:32-33

Then his lord sent for him and said, You evil servant; I made you free of all that debt, because of your request to me:

Luke 10:37

And he said, The one who had mercy on him. And Jesus said, Go and do the same.

John 13:34

I give you a new law: Have love one for another; even as I have had love for you, so are you to have love one for another.

John 15:12-13

This is the law I give you: Have love one for another, even as I have love for you.

2 Corinthians 8:8-9

I am not giving you an order, but using the ready mind of others as a test of the quality of your love.

Ephesians 4:31-2

Let all bitter, sharp and angry feeling, and noise, and evil words, be put away from you, with all unkind acts;

Colossians 3:13

Being gentle to one another and having forgiveness for one another, if anyone has done wrong to his brother, even as the Lord had forgiveness for you:

1 John 3:16-17

In this we see what love is, because he gave his life for us; and it is right for us to give our lives for the brothers.

1 John 3:23

And this is his law, that we have faith in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love for one another, even as he said to us.

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