Parallel Verses

Worrell New Testament

Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He Who is in you, than he that is in the world.

New American Standard Bible

You are from God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.

King James Version

Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Holman Bible

You are from God, little children, and you have conquered them, because the One who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.

International Standard Version

Little children, you belong to God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.

A Conservative Version

Ye are of God, little children, and ye have overcome them, because greater is he in you than he in the world.

American Standard Version

Ye are of God, my little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you than he that is in the world.

Amplified

Little children, you are of God [you belong to Him] and have [already] defeated and overcome them [the agents of the antichrist], because He Who lives in you is greater (mightier) than he who is in the world.

An Understandable Version

[But], you people are [followers] of God, little children [i.e., dear ones], and you have overcome them [i.e., these false teachers] because He who is in your lives [i.e., the Holy Spirit, See 3:24] is greater [i.e., more powerful] than he who is in [i.e., dominates] the world [i.e., Satan. See II Cor. 4:4].

Anderson New Testament

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because he that is in you, is greater than he that is in the world.

Bible in Basic English

You are of God, my little children, and you have overcome them because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

Common New Testament

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

Daniel Mace New Testament

ye are of God, my dear children, and you have overcome them: because he that is in you, is superior to him that is in the world.

Darby Translation

Ye are of God, children, and have overcome them, because greater is he that is in you than he that is in the world.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because he is greater, who is with you, than he who is with the world.

Godbey New Testament

You are of God, little children, and you have conquered them; because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

Goodspeed New Testament

You are children of God, dear children, and you have been victorious over these men, for he who is in our hearts is greater than he who is in the world.

John Wesley New Testament

Ye are of God, beloved children, and have overcome them; because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye are of God, little children, and have conquered them: for greater is he in you, than he in the world.

King James 2000

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You are from God, little children, and have conquered them, because the one [who is] in you is greater than the one [who is] in the world.

Modern King James verseion

You are of God, little children, and you have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Little children, ye are of God, and have overcome them: for greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Moffatt New Testament

My dear children, you belong to God, and you have conquered all such, for He who is within you is greater than he who is in the world.

Montgomery New Testament

My little children, you are of God and have conquered them; because he that is within you is greater than he that is in the world.

NET Bible

You are from God, little children, and have conquered them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.

New Heart English Bible

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is he who is in you than he who is in the world.

Noyes New Testament

Ye are of God, my children, and have overcome them; because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Sawyer New Testament

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because greater is he that is in you than he that is in the world.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye, are, of God, dear children, and have overcome them; because, greater, is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Ye are of God, my dear children, and have overcome them; because he that is in you is greater than he that is in the world.

Twentieth Century New Testament

You, my Children, come from God, and you have successfully resisted such men as these, because he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

Webster

Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Weymouth New Testament

As for you, dear children, you are God's children, and have successfully resisted them; for greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.

Williams New Testament

You are children of God, dear children, and you have conquered these men, because He who is in our hearts is greater than he who is in the world.

World English Bible

You are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is he who is in you than he who is in the world.

Worsley New Testament

Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He, that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Youngs Literal Translation

Ye -- of God ye are, little children, and ye have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you, than he who is in the world.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

are
ἐστέ 
Este 
are, be, is, belong to, have been, not tr
Usage: 53

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

τεκνίον 
Teknion 
Usage: 8

and

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

νικάω 
Nikao 
Usage: 17


Usage: 0

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

μείζων 
meizon 
Usage: 19

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


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

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

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

he that

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 John 4:4

Images 1 John 4:4

Prayers for 1 John 4:4

Context Readings

How To Recognize The Spirit Of God

3 and every spirit that confesses not Jesus is not of God; and this is the spirit of the Anti-Christ, of which ye have heard that it is coming, and now it is in the world already. 4 Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He Who is in you, than he that is in the world. 5 They are of the world; for this cause they speak of the world, and the world hears them.


Cross References

John 12:31

Now is the judgment of this world: now will the Prince of this world be cast out;

Romans 8:31

What, then, shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?

1 John 4:16

And we have known and believed the love which God hath in us. God is love, and he that abides in love abides in God, and God abideth in him.

1 John 5:19

We know that we are of God, and the whole world is lying in the evil one.

Romans 8:37

Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him Who loved us.

1 Corinthians 2:12

And we received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit Who is of God; that we may know the things freely given us by God.

Ephesians 6:10

Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of His might.

1 John 2:13

I write to you, fathers, because ye have known Him Who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because ye have conquered the evil one. I wrote to you, little children, because ye have known the Father.

1 John 4:6

We are of God; he that knows God hears us; he that is not of God hears us not: from this we know the spirit of truth and the spirit of error.

Revelation 12:11

and they overcame him because of the blood of the Lamb, and because of the word of their testimony, and they loved not their soul, even to death.

John 10:28-30

and I give to them eternal life; and they shall never perish, nor shall any one snatch them out of My hand.

John 14:17-23

the Spirit of truth, Whom the world cannot receive, because it beholds Him not, neither knows Him: ye know Him, because He abideth with you, and will be in you.

John 14:30

I will no more speak much with you; for the Prince of the world is coming, and he has nothing in Me;

John 16:11

and respecting judgment, because the ruler of this world has been judged.

John 17:23

I in them, and Thou in Me, that they may be perfected into one; that the world may know that Thou didst send Me, and lovedst them, even as Thou didst love Me.

Romans 8:10-11

And, if Christ is in you, the body is dead because of sin; but the spirit is life because of righteousness.

1 Corinthians 6:13

Foods are for the stomach, and the stomach for foods; but God will bring to nought both this and these. But the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body;

2 Corinthians 4:4

in whom the god of this world blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the Gospel of the glory of Christ, Who is the image of God, should not shine upon them.

2 Corinthians 6:16

And what agreement has a temple of God with idols? for we are a temple of the living God, as God said, "I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be My people."

Ephesians 2:2

in which ye once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the authority of the air, the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience;

Ephesians 3:17

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that ye, having been rooted and grounded in love,

Ephesians 6:12-13

because to us the struggle is not against blood and flesh, but against the principalities, against the authorities, against the world-rulers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.

1 John 3:9-10

Whosoever has been begotten of God sins not; because His seed abides in him, and he cannot sin because he has been begotten of God.

1 John 3:24

And he that keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him; and in this we know that He abideth in us, by the Spirit Whom He gave to us.

1 John 4:13

In this we know that we abide in Him, and He in us, because He hath given us of His Spirit.

1 John 5:4

because all that has been begotten of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that overcomes the world, our faith.

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