Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

By this, love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; because as He is, so also are we in this world.

King James Version

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.

Holman Bible

In this, love is perfected with us so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; for we are as He is in this world.

International Standard Version

This is how love has been perfected among us: we will have confidence on the day of judgment because, during our time in this world, we are just like him.

A Conservative Version

By this love has been fully perfected with us, so that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, because just as that man is, we also are in this world.

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

In this [union and communion with Him] love is brought to completion and attains perfection with us, that we may have confidence for the day of judgment [with assurance and boldness to face Him], because as He is, so are we in this world.

An Understandable Version

Here is what a complete love will do for us: It will give us boldness in [facing] the judgment day, because the way Jesus acts [regarding love] is the way we should act [while] in this world.

Anderson New Testament

By this 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.

Bible in Basic English

In this way love is made complete in us, so that we may be without fear on the day of judging, because as he is, so are we in this world.

Common New Testament

In this love is perfected among us, that we may have confidence for the Day of Judgment, because as he is so are we in this world.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the divine love to us will be in the highest degree, if our condition in this world be the same as was that of Christ Jesus; so that we may appear with confidence in the day of judgment.

Darby Translation

Herein has love been perfected with us that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, that even as he is, we also are in this world.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

By this, the love has been perfected in us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment; because as he is, so are we in this world.

Godbey New Testament

In this the divine love has been made perfect in us, that we may have boldness in the day of the judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.

Goodspeed New Testament

Love attains perfection in us, when we have perfect confidence about the Day of Judgment, because here in this world we are living as he lives.

John Wesley New Testament

Hereby 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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

In this the charity with us is made perfect, that we may have confidence in the day of judgment, that as he is, so are we in this world.

Julia Smith Translation

In this has love been completed with us, that we might have freedom of speech in the day of judgment: for as he is, so are we in this world.

King James 2000

In this 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.

Lexham Expanded Bible

By this love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment, because just as that one is, [so] also are we in this world.

Modern King James verseion

In this is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, that as He is, so also we are in this world.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Herein is the love perfect with us, that we should have confidence in the day of judgment; For as he is, even so are we in this world.

Moffatt New Testament

Love is complete with us when we have absolute confidence about the day of judgment, since in this world we are living as He lives.

Montgomery New Testament

In this is love made perfect with us, so that we may have cheerful confidence in the Day of Judgment, because we are living in this world as He lives.

NET Bible

By this love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment, because just as Jesus is, so also are we in this world.

New Heart English Bible

In this love has been made perfect among us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, because as he is, even so are we in this world.

Noyes New Testament

Herein hath love been perfected with us, that we have confidence in the day of judgment; because as he is, so are we in this world.

Sawyer New Testament

By this is love perfected with us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, that as he is we also are in this world.

The Emphasized Bible

Herein, hath love with us, been made perfect, - in order that, boldness, we might have in the day of judging, - in that, just as, He, is, we also, are, in this world.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

By this is his love towards us perfected, that we might have confidence at the day of judgment; because as he is, so are we in this world.

Twentieth Century New Testament

It is through this that love has attained its perfection in us, so that we may have confidence on the Day of Judgment, because what Christ is that we also are in this world.

Webster

In this 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.

Weymouth New Testament

Our love will be manifested in all its perfection by our having complete confidence on the day of the Judgement; because just what He is, we also are in the world.

Williams New Testament

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.

World English Bible

In this love has been made perfect among us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment, because as he is, even so are we in this world.

Worrell New Testament

In this has love been made perfect with us, that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; because as He is, even so are we in this world.

Worsley New Testament

Herein is love perfected with us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgement; for as He is, we also are in this world.

Youngs Literal Translation

In this made perfect hath been the love with us, that boldness we may have in the day of the judgment, because even as He is, we -- we also are in this world;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

is
τελειόω 
Teleioo 
ἐστί 
Esti 
make perfect, perfect, finish, fulfil, be perfect, consecrate
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 18
Usage: 585

μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

τελειόω 
Teleioo 
Usage: 18

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

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

παῤῥησία 
Parrhesia 
Usage: 29

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

the day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

κρίσις 
Krisis 
Usage: 21

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

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

so

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

ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
Usage: 50

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

τούτῳ 
Touto 
Usage: 68

Context Readings

God's Love Revealed

16 We have come to know and have believed the love which God has for us God is love, and the one who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him. 17 By this, love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; because as He is, so also are we in this world. 18 There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves punishment, and the one who fears is not perfected in love.


Cross References

1 John 2:5

but whoever keeps His word, in him the love of God has truly been perfected By this we know that we are in Him:

1 John 2:28

Now, little children, abide in Him, so that when He appears, we may have confidence and not shrink away from Him in shame at His coming.

1 John 4:12

No one has seen God at any time; if we love one another, God abides in us, and His love is perfected in us.

Matthew 10:15

"Truly I say to you, it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrah in the day of judgment than for that city.

Matthew 10:25

"It is enough for the disciple that he become like his teacher, and the slave like his master. If they have called the head of the house Beelzebul, how much more will they malign the members of his household!

Matthew 11:22

"Nevertheless I say to you, it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the day of judgment than for you.

Matthew 11:24

"Nevertheless I say to you that it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment, than for you."

Matthew 12:36

"But I tell you that every careless word that people speak, they shall give an accounting for it in the day of judgment.

John 15:20

"Remember the word that I said to you, 'A slave is not greater than his master ' If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you; if they kept My word, they will keep yours also.

Romans 8:29

For those whom He foreknew, He also predestined to become conformed to the image of His Son, so that He would be the firstborn among many brethren;

Hebrews 12:2-3

fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.

James 2:13

For judgment will be merciless to one who has shown no mercy; mercy triumphs over judgment.

James 2:22

You see that faith was working with his works, and as a result of the works, faith was perfected;

1 Peter 3:16-18

and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.

1 Peter 4:1-3

Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

1 Peter 4:13-14

but to the degree that you share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that also at the revelation of His glory you may rejoice with exultation.

2 Peter 2:9

then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from temptation, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment for the day of judgment,

2 Peter 3:7

But by His word the present heavens and earth are being reserved for fire, kept for the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.

1 John 3:1

See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are For this reason the world does not know us, because it did not know Him.

1 John 3:3

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

1 John 3:19-21

We will know by this that we are of the truth, and will assure our heart before Him

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