Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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.

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.

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 In this is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son as the atoning sacrifice for our sins. 11 Beloved, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another. 12 No one has seen God at any time. If we love one another, God remains in us, and his love has been perfected in us.


Cross References

Matthew 18:32-33

Then his lord called him in, and said to him, 'You wicked servant! I forgave you all that debt, because you begged me.

Luke 10:37

He said, "He who showed mercy on him." Then Jesus said to him, "Go and do likewise."

John 13:34

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, just like I have loved you; that you also love one another.

John 15:12-13

"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you.

2 Corinthians 8:8-9

I speak not by way of commandment, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.

Ephesians 4:31-2

Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, outcry, and slander, be put away from you, with all malice.

Colossians 3:13

bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, if any man has a complaint against any; even as Christ forgave you, so you also do.

1 John 3:16-17

By this we know love, because he laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.

1 John 3:23

This is his commandment, that we should believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and love one another, even as he commanded.

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