Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.

King James Version

In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Holman Bible

God’s love was revealed among us in this way: God sent His One and Only Son into the world so that we might live through Him.

International Standard Version

This is how God's love was revealed among us: God sent his unique Son into the world so that we might live through him.

A Conservative Version

By this the love of God was made known in us, because God sent his Son, the only begotten, into the world so that we might live through him.

American Standard Version

Herein was the love of God manifested in us, that God hath sent his only begotten Son into the world that we might live through him.

Amplified

By this the love of God was displayed in us, in that God has sent His [One and] only begotten Son [the One who is truly unique, the only One of His kind] into the world so that we might live through Him.

An Understandable Version

Here is the way God's love for us was demonstrated; He sent His one and only Son into the world so that we could have [spiritual] life through Him.

Anderson New Testament

In this the love of God was manifested toward us, that God sent his only-begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Bible in Basic English

And the love of God was made clear to us when he sent his only Son into the world so that we might have life through him.

Common New Testament

In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

by this was the love of God displayed towards us, in that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we might live thro' him.

Darby Translation

Herein as to us has been manifested the love of God, that God has sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

By this the love of God was manifested to us, that God sent forth his Son, the only begotten, into the world, that we might live through him.

Godbey New Testament

In this the divine love of God has been made manifest in us, because God has sent his only begotten Son into the world that we may live through him.

Goodspeed New Testament

God's love for us has been revealed in this way??hat God has sent his only Son into the world, to let us have life through him.

John Wesley New Testament

Hereby was manifested the love of God toward us, because God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Julia Smith Translation

In this was the love of God manifested in us, that God has sent his only born Son into the world, that we might live by him.

King James 2000

In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God sent his one and only Son into the world in order that we may live through him.

Modern King James verseion

In this the love of God was revealed in us, because God sent His only begotten Son into the world that we might live through Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Herein appeared the love of God to us ward, because that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we should live through him.

Moffatt New Testament

This is how the love of God has appeared for us, by God sending his only Son into the world, so that by him we might live.

Montgomery New Testament

In this was the love of God clearly shown toward us, by his sending his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him.

NET Bible

By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God has sent his one and only Son into the world so that we may live through him.

New Heart English Bible

By this God's love was revealed in us, that God has sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.

Noyes New Testament

In this was manifested the love of God in regard to us, that God hath sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we may live through him.

Sawyer New Testament

The love of God was manifested to us in this; that God has sent his only Son into the world that we may live through him.

The Emphasized Bible

Herein, hath the love of God in us, been made manifest, that, his only-begotten Son, God sent into the world, in order that we might live through him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

By this was the love of God manifested to us, that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might have life by him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The love of God was revealed to us by his sending his only Son into the world, that we might find Life through him.

Webster

In this was manifested the love of God towards us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.

Weymouth New Testament

God's love for us has been manifested in that He has sent His only Son into the world so that we may have Life through Him.

Williams New Testament

This is the way God's love for us has been shown, namely, God has sent His only Son into the world that we through Him might have life.

World English Bible

By this God's love was revealed in us, that God has sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.

Worrell New Testament

In this was manifested the love of God in us, that God hath sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we may live through Him.

Worsley New Testament

In this was the love of God manifested towards us, that God sent his only-begotten Son into the world, that we might live through Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

In this was manifested the love of God in us, because His Son -- the only begotten -- hath God sent to the world, that we may live through him;

Interlinear

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

τούτῳ 
Touto 
Usage: 68

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

the love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

us
ἡμῖν 
hemin 
us, we, our, for us
Usage: 160

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

his

Usage: 0

μονογενής 
Monogenes 
Usage: 7

Son
υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

we might live
ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

Devotionals

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Context Readings

God's Love Revealed

8 He that does not love does not know God, for God is charity. 9 By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him. 10 In this does the charity consist, not because we had loved God, but because he loved us and has sent his Son to be the reconciliation for our sins.


Cross References

John 3:16

For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

1 John 4:10

In this does the charity consist, not because we had loved God, but because he loved us and has sent his Son to be the reconciliation for our sins.

1 John 5:11

And this is the witness, that God has given eternal life to us, and this life is in his Son.

Psalm 2:7

I will declare the decree; the LORD hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; this day I have begotten thee.

John 6:51

I AM the living bread which came down from heaven; if anyone eats of this bread, they shall live for ever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.

John 6:57

As the living Father has sent me, and I live by the Father, so he that eats me, he shall also live by me.

John 10:10

The thief comes not but for to steal and to kill and to destroy the sheep; I am come that they might have life and that they might have it in abundance.

Mark 12:6

Having yet therefore one son, his wellbeloved, he sent him also last unto them, saying, They will reverence my son.

Luke 4:18

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me because he has anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he has sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those that are broken,

John 1:14-18

And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father), full of grace and truth.

John 3:18

He that believes on him is not condemned, but he that does not believe is condemned already because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.

John 5:23

that everyone should honour the Son, even as they honour the Father. He that does not honour the Son does not honour the Father who has sent him.

John 6:29

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe in him whom he has sent.

John 8:29

And he that sent me is with me: the Father has not left me alone, for I always do those things that please him.

John 8:42

Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would surely love me, for I proceeded forth and came from God; neither did I come of myself, but he sent me.

John 10:28-30

and I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall anyone pluck them out of my hand.

John 11:25-26

Jesus said unto her, I AM the resurrection and the life; he that believes in me, though he is dead, yet shall he live;

John 14:6

Jesus said unto him, I AM the way, the truth, and the life; no one comes unto the Father, but by me.

Romans 5:8-10

But God increased the price of his charity toward us in that while we were yet sinners the Christ died for us.

Romans 8:32

He that did not spare his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not also give us all things with him?

Colossians 3:3-4

For ye are dead and your life is hid with the Christ in God.

Hebrews 1:5

For unto which of the angels did he say at any time, Thou art my Son, this day I have begotten thee? And again, I will be to him a Father, and he shall be to me a Son?

1 John 3:16

In this we have known the charity of God because he laid down his life for us; we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

1 John 4:16

And we have known and believed the charity that God has in us. God is charity, and he that abides in charity abides in God, and God in him.

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