Parallel Verses

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.

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

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 the precious blood of the Messiah, like that of a lamb without blemish or defect. 20 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. 21 Through him you believe in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope might be in God.


Cross References

Ephesians 1:4

just as he chose us in the Messiah before the creation of the universe to be holy and blameless in his presence. In love

Colossians 1:26

This secret was hidden throughout the ages and generations but has now been revealed to his saints,

Hebrews 9:26

Then he would have had to suffer repeatedly since the creation of the world. But now, at the end of the ages, he has appeared once for all to remove sin by his sacrifice.

2 Timothy 1:9-10

He saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our own accomplishments, but according to his own purpose and the grace that was given to us in the Messiah Jesus before time began.

Titus 1:2-3

which is based on the hope of eternal life that God, who cannot lie, promised before the world began.

Hebrews 1:2

has in these last days spoken to us by a Son whom he appointed to be the heir of everything and through whom he also made the universe.

Revelation 13:8

All those who had become settled down and at home, living on the earth, will worship it, everyone whose name had not been written in the Book of Life belonging to the lamb that had been slaughtered since the foundation of the world.

Genesis 3:15

"I'll place hostility between you and the woman, between your offspring and her offspring. He'll strike you on the head, and you'll strike him on the heel."

Proverbs 8:23

From eternity I was appointed, from the beginning, from before there was land.

Micah 5:2

"As for you, Bethlehem of Ephrathah, even though you remain least among the clans of Judah, nevertheless, the one who rules in Israel for me will emerge from you. His existence has been from antiquity, even from eternity.

Acts 3:25-26

You are the descendants of the prophets and the heirs of the covenant that God made with your ancestors when he told Abraham, "Through your descendant all the families of the earth will be blessed.'

Romans 3:25

whom God offered as a place where atonement by the Messiah's blood would occur through faith. He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because he had waited patiently to deal with sins committed in the past.

Romans 16:25-26

Now to the one who is able to strengthen you with my gospel and the message that I preach about Jesus, the Messiah, by revealing the secret that was kept hidden from long ago

Galatians 4:4

But when the appropriate time had come, God sent his Son, born by a woman, born under the Law,

Ephesians 1:10

to usher in the fullness of the times and to bring together in the Messiah all things in heaven and on earth.

Ephesians 3:9

and help everyone see how this secret that has been at work was hidden for ages by God, who created all things.

Ephesians 3:11

in keeping with the eternal purpose that God carried out through the Messiah Jesus our Lord,

1 John 1:2

This life was revealed to us, and we have seen it and testify about it. We declare to you this eternal life that was with the Father and was revealed to us.

1 John 3:5

You know that the Messiah was revealed to take away sins, and there is not any sin in him.

1 John 3:8

The person who practices sin belongs to the evil one, because the Devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason that the Son of God was revealed was to destroy what the Devil has been doing.

1 John 4:9-10

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.

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