Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

We love because he loved us first.

New American Standard Bible

We love, because He first loved us.

King James Version

We love him, because he first loved us.

Holman Bible

We love because He first loved us.

International Standard Version

We love because God first loved us.

A Conservative Version

We love him, because he first loved us.

American Standard Version

We love, because he first loved us.

Amplified

We love, because He first loved us.

An Understandable Version

We love [God and others] because God has first loved us.

Anderson New Testament

We love him, because he first loved us.

Bible in Basic English

We have the power of loving, because he first had love for us.

Common New Testament

We love because he first loved us.

Daniel Mace New Testament

let us love him; since he first loved us.

Darby Translation

We love because he has first loved us.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

We love him, because he first loved us.

Godbey New Testament

Let us love with divine love, because he himself first loved us with divine love.

John Wesley New Testament

He that feareth is not made perfect in love. We love him, because he first loved us.

Julia Smith Translation

We should love him, for he first loved us.

King James 2000

We love him, because he first loved us.

Lexham Expanded Bible

We love, because he first loved us.

Modern King James verseion

We love Him because He first loved us.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We love him, because he loved us first.

Moffatt New Testament

We love, because He loved us first.

Montgomery New Testament

We love because He loved us first.

NET Bible

We love because he loved us first.

New Heart English Bible

We love, because he first loved us.

Noyes New Testament

We love, because he first loved us.

Sawyer New Testament

We love, because he first loved us.

The Emphasized Bible

We, love, because, he, first loved us: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

We love him, because he first loved us.

Twentieth Century New Testament

We love, because God first loved us.

Webster

We love him, because he first loved us.

Weymouth New Testament

We love because God first loved us.

Williams New Testament

We love, because He loved us first.

World English Bible

We love him, because he first loved us.

Worrell New Testament

We love, because He first loved us.

Worsley New Testament

We love Him, because He first loved us. If any one say,

Youngs Literal Translation

we -- we love him, because He -- He first loved us;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
We
ἡμεῖς 
hemeis 
we, us, we ourselves
Usage: 120

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

him

Usage: 0

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

he

Usage: 0

πρῶτος 
Protos 
Usage: 67

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 4:19

Word Count of 38 Translations in 1 John 4:19

Images 1 John 4:19

Prayers for 1 John 4:19

Context Readings

God's Love Revealed

18 There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear. For fear suggests punishment and no one who feels fear has attained perfect love. 19 We love because he loved us first. 20 If anyone says, "I love God," and yet hates his brother, he is a liar; for whoever does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen.


Cross References

1 John 4:10

The love consists not in our having loved God, but in his loving us and sending his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.

Luke 7:47

Therefore, I tell you, her sins, many as they are, are forgiven, for she has loved me so much. But the man with little to be forgiven loves me but little."

John 3:16

For God loved the world so much that he gave his only Son, so that no one who believes in him should be lost, but that they should all have eternal life.

Galatians 5:22

But what the Spirit produces is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

John 15:16

It was not you who chose me, it is I that have chosen you, and appointed you to go and bear fruit??ruit that shall be lasting, so that the Father may grant you whatever you ask him for as my followers.

2 Corinthians 5:14-15

It is Christ's love that controls me, for I have become convinced that as one has died for all, all have died,

Ephesians 2:3-5

We all lived among them once, indulging our physical cravings and obeying the impulses of our lower nature and its thoughts, and by nature we were doomed to God's wrath like other men.

Titus 3:3-5

For we ourselves were once without understanding, disobedient, deluded, enslaved to all kinds of passions and pleasures. Our minds were full of malice and envy. Men hated us and we hated one another.

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