Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For He was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has appeared in these last times for the sake of you

King James Version

Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you,

Holman Bible

He was chosen before the foundation of the world but was revealed at the end of the times for you

International Standard Version

On the one hand, he was foreknown before the creation of the world, but on the other hand, he was revealed at the end of time for your sake.

A Conservative Version

who was indeed foreknown before the foundation of the world, but was manifested in the last times because of you.

American Standard Version

who was foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but was manifested at the end of times for your sake,

Amplified

It is true that He was chosen and foreordained (destined and foreknown for it) before the foundation of the world, but He was brought out to public view (made manifest) in these last days (at the end of the times) for the sake of you.

An Understandable Version

For Christ was previously known [by God, even] before the world was created, yet was not fully revealed for your benefit until [these] final times.

Anderson New Testament

who was indeed foreordained before the foundation of the world, but manifested in these last times for you,

Bible in Basic English

Who was marked out by God before the making of the world, but was caused to be seen in these last times for you,

Common New Testament

He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed in these last times for your sake.

Daniel Mace New Testament

who was destin'd before the creation of the world, tho' 'tis of late only that he has appear'd, upon your account:

Darby Translation

foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but who has been manifested at the end of times for your sakes,

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

predetermined, indeed, before the foundation of the world, but manifested in these last times for you;

Godbey New Testament

foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but having been made manifest at the last of the times for the sake of you,

Goodspeed New Testament

who was predestined for this before the foundation of the world, but was revealed only at the end of the ages,

John Wesley New Testament

Who verily was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but was manifested in these last times for you,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

already ordained from before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for love of you,

Julia Smith Translation

Known truly before the foundation of the world, and made manifest in the last times for you,

King James 2000

Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you,

Lexham Expanded Bible

who was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has been revealed in these last times for you

Modern King James verseion

indeed having been foreknown before the foundation of the world, but revealed in the last times for you,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which was ordained before the world was made: but was declared in the last times for your sakes.

Moffatt New Testament

He was predestined before the foundation of the world and has appeared at the end of the ages for your sake;

Montgomery New Testament

He was indeed foreknown before the foundation of the world, but was manifested at the end of the times for your sake.

NET Bible

He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was manifested in these last times for your sake.

New Heart English Bible

who was foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but was revealed in these last times for your sake,

Noyes New Testament

who was foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but manifested in these last times for you,

Sawyer New Testament

who was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but made manifest in these last times for you,

The Emphasized Bible

Foreknown, indeed, before the foundation of the world, but made manifest at a last stage of the times, for the sake of you

Thomas Haweis New Testament

who was indeed predestined before the foundation of the world, but manifested in these last times for us,

Twentieth Century New Testament

Destined for this before the beginning of the world, he has been revealed in these last days for your sakes,

Webster

Who verily was fore-ordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifested in these last times for you,

Weymouth New Testament

He was pre-destined indeed to this work, even before the creation of the world, but has been plainly manifested in these last days for the sake of you who, through Him,

Williams New Testament

who was foreordained for it before the foundation of the world but was brought out to public view at the end of the ages, for the sake of you

World English Bible

who was foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of times for your sake,

Worrell New Testament

foreknown, indeed, from a founding of a world, but manifested in the end of the times for you,

Worsley New Testament

who was indeed appointed before the foundation of the world, but manifested in these last times, for your sakes,

Youngs Literal Translation

foreknown, indeed, before the foundation of the world, and manifested in the last times because of you,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
μέν 
men 
indeed, verily, truly, not tr,
Usage: 63

προγινώσκω 
Proginosko 
Usage: 5

πρό 
Pro 
before, above, above ... ago, or ever
Usage: 34

καταβολή 
Katabole 
Usage: 8

of the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

in
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

ἔσχατος 
Eschatos 
Usage: 24

χρόνος 
Chronos 
Usage: 41

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Peter 1:20

Devotionals containing 1 Peter 1:20

Images 1 Peter 1:20

Prayers for 1 Peter 1:20

Context Readings

Be Holy In All Your Conduct

19 but with precious blood, as of a lamb unblemished and spotless, the blood of Christ. 20 For He was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has appeared in these last times for the sake of you 21 who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.


Cross References

Ephesians 1:4

just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we would be holy and blameless before Him In love

Colossians 1:26

that is, the mystery which has been hidden from the past ages and generations, but has now been manifested to His saints,

Hebrews 9:26

Otherwise, He would have needed to suffer often since the foundation of the world; but now once at the consummation of the ages He has been manifested to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.

2 Timothy 1:9-10

who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was granted us in Christ Jesus from all eternity,

Titus 1:2-3

in the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised long ages ago,

Hebrews 1:2

in these last days has spoken to us in His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the world.

Revelation 13:8

All who dwell on the earth will worship him, everyone whose name has not been written from the foundation of the world in the book of life of the Lamb who has been slain.

Genesis 3:15

And I will put enmity Between you and the woman, And between your seed and her seed; He shall bruise you on the head, And you shall bruise him on the heel."

Proverbs 8:23

"From everlasting I was established, From the beginning, from the earliest times of the earth.

Micah 5:2

"But as for you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Too little to be among the clans of Judah, From you One will go forth for Me to be ruler in Israel His goings forth are from long ago, From the days of eternity."

Acts 3:25-26

"It is you who are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'AND IN YOUR SEED ALL THE FAMILIES OF THE EARTH SHALL BE BLESSED.'

Romans 3:25

whom God displayed publicly as a propitiation in His blood through faith This was to demonstrate His righteousness, because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed;

Romans 16:25-26

Now to Him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which has been kept secret for long ages past,

Galatians 4:4

But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,

Ephesians 1:10

with a view to an administration suitable to the fullness of the times, that is, the summing up of all things in Christ, things in the heavens and things on the earth. In Him

Ephesians 3:9

and to bring to light what is the administration of the mystery which for ages has been hidden in God who created all things;

Ephesians 3:11

This was in accordance with the eternal purpose which He carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,

1 John 1:2

and the life was manifested, and we have seen and testify and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was manifested to us--

1 John 3:5

You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.

1 John 3:8

the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil has sinned from the beginning The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil.

1 John 4:9-10

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.

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