Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Now that you have obeyed the truth and have purified your souls to love your brothers sincerely, you must love one another intensely and with a pure heart.

New American Standard Bible

Since you have in obedience to the truth purified your souls for a sincere love of the brethren, fervently love one another from the heart,

King James Version

Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with a pure heart fervently:

Holman Bible

By obedience to the truth, having purified yourselves for sincere love of the brothers, love one another earnestly from a pure heart,

A Conservative Version

Men who have purified your souls in obedience of the truth through the Spirit for non-hypocritical brotherly love. Ye should love each other fervently from a pure heart,

American Standard Version

Seeing ye have purified your souls in your obedience to the truth unto unfeigned love of the brethren, love one another from the heart fervently:

Amplified

Since by your obedience to the Truth through the [Holy] Spirit you have purified your hearts for the sincere affection of the brethren, [see that you] love one another fervently from a pure heart.

An Understandable Version

[Since] you have purified your souls by [your] obedience to the truth [i.e., the Gospel message], which produces a genuine love for your brothers, [now] you should have this kind of fervent, heartfelt love for one another.

Anderson New Testament

Having purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit, to unfeigned love of the brethren, love one another with a pure heart fervently,

Bible in Basic English

And as you have made your souls clean, being ruled by what is true, and loving one another without deceit, see that your love is warm and from the heart:

Common New Testament

Since you have purified your souls by obedience to the truth for a sincere love of the brethren, love one another earnestly from the heart.

Daniel Mace New Testament

You that have purified your souls by the holy spirit, in obeying the gospel, which obliges you to an undisguised benevolence, let your hearts be mutually affected with the most disinterested ardour;

Darby Translation

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth to unfeigned brotherly love, love one another out of a pure heart fervently;

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Wherefore, having purified your souls by obeying the truth, through the Spirit, to unfeigned brotherly love, love one another, from a pure heart, fervently:

Godbey New Testament

Having purified your souls through obedience of the truth unto unhypocritical, brotherly love, fervently from the heart love one another with divine love:

Goodspeed New Testament

Now that by obeying the truth you have purified your souls for sincere love of the brotherhood, you must love one another intensely and heartily,

John Wesley New Testament

Having purified your souls by obeying the truth thro' the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, love one another with a pure heart fervently:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Having purified your souls in the obedience of the truth, by the Spirit, in unfeigned brotherly love, love one another with a pure heart fervently,

Julia Smith Translation

Having purified your souls in the hearing of the truth by the Spirit to unfeigned brotherly love, out of pure hearts love ye one another cordially:

King James 2000

Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto sincere love of the brethren, see that you love one another with a pure heart fervently:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for sincere brotherly love, love one another fervently from the heart,

Modern King James verseion

Purifying your souls in the obedience of the truth through the Spirit to unfeigned love of the brothers, love one another fervently out of a pure heart,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And forasmuch as ye have purified your souls through the spirit, in obeying the truth for to love brotherly without feigning, see that ye love one another with a pure heart, fervently:

Moffatt New Testament

Now that your obedience to the Truth has purified your souls for a brotherly love that is sincere, love one another heartily and steadily.

Montgomery New Testament

Now that by obedience to the truth you have purified your lives for a brotherly love without hypocrisy, you must love one another from your hearts, fervently.

NET Bible

You have purified your souls by obeying the truth in order to show sincere mutual love. So love one another earnestly from a pure heart.

New Heart English Bible

Seeing you have purified your souls in your obedience to the truth in sincere brotherly affection, love one another from a pure heart fervently:

Noyes New Testament

Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth unto unfeigned brotherly love, love one another from the heart, fervently;

Sawyer New Testament

Having purified your souls by obeying the truth to unfeigned brotherly love, love one another fervently, from the heart,

The Emphasized Bible

Having purified, your souls, by the obedience of the truth, unto unfeigned brotherly affection, from the heart, love, one another, earnestly;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth through the Spirit unto fraternal affection undissembled, love each other intensely out of a pure heart:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Now that, by your obedience to the Truth, you have purified your lives, so that there is growing up among you a genuine brotherly affection, love one another earnestly with all your hearts;

Webster

Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit to unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with a pure heart fervently:

Weymouth New Testament

Now that, through your obedience to the truth, you have purified your souls for cherishing sincere brotherly love, you must love another heartily and fervently.

Williams New Testament

Since you have purified your souls by obeying the truth, in sincere love for the brotherhood you must love one another heartily and fervently,

World English Bible

Seeing you have purified your souls in your obedience to the truth through the Spirit in sincere brotherly affection, love one another from the heart fervently:

Worrell New Testament

Having purified your souls in your obedience to the truth unto unfeigned brotherly love, love one another from the heart earnestly;

Worsley New Testament

Having therefore purified your souls by obedience to the truth, through the Spirit, to brotherly love unfeigned, love one another with a pure heart fervently:

Youngs Literal Translation

Your souls having purified in the obedience of the truth through the Spirit to brotherly love unfeigned, out of a pure heart one another love ye earnestly,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
G48
ἁγνίζω 
Hagnizo 
Usage: 7

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

ψυχή 
Psuche 
Usage: 62

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

ὑπακοή 
Hupakoe 
Usage: 15

the truth
ἀλήθεια 
Aletheia 
Usage: 87

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

the Spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

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

ἀνυπόκριτος 
Anupokritos 
Usage: 6

love of the brethren
φιλαδελφία 
Philadelphia 
Usage: 6

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

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

a pure
καθαρός 
Katharos 
Usage: 21

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Peter 1:22

Context Readings

Be Holy In All Your Conduct

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. 22 Now that you have obeyed the truth and have purified your souls to love your brothers sincerely, you must love one another intensely and with a pure heart. 23 For you have been born again, not by a seed that perishes but by one that cannot perish by the living and everlasting word of God.



Cross References

Hebrews 13:1

Let brotherly love continue.

James 4:8

Come close to God, and he will come close to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.

John 13:34-35

I'm giving you a new commandment"to love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.

Romans 2:8

but wrath and fury for those who in their selfish pride refuse to believe the truth and practice wickedness instead.

Romans 12:9-10

Your love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.

1 Timothy 1:5

The goal of this instruction is love that flows from a pure heart, from a clear conscience, and from a sincere faith.

1 Peter 2:17

Honor everyone. Keep on loving the community of believers, fearing God, and honoring the king.

1 Peter 3:8

Finally, all of you must live in harmony, be sympathetic, love as brothers, and be compassionate and humble.

John 15:3

You are already clean because of what I've spoken to you.

John 15:17

I am giving you these commandments so that you may love one another."

John 17:17

"Sanctify them by the truth. Your word is truth.

John 17:19

It is for their sakes that I sanctify myself, so that they, too, may be sanctified by the truth.

Acts 6:7

So the word of God continued to spread, and the number of disciples in Jerusalem continued to grow rapidly. Even a large number of priests became obedient to the faith.

Acts 15:9

He made no distinction between them and us, because of their faith-cleansed hearts.

Romans 1:5

Through him we received grace and a commission as an apostle to bring about faithful obedience among all the gentiles for the sake of his name.

Romans 6:16-17

Don't you know that when you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one you obey either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?

Romans 8:13

For if you live according to human nature, you are going to die, but if by the Spirit you continuously put to death the activities of the body, you will live.

2 Corinthians 6:6

with purity, knowledge, patience, and kindness; with the Holy Spirit, genuine love,

Galatians 3:1

You foolish Galatians! Who put you under a spell? Was not Jesus the Messiah clearly portrayed before your very eyes as having been crucified?

Galatians 5:5

Through the Spirit by faith we confidently await the fulfillment of our righteous hope,

Galatians 5:7

You were running the race beautifully. Who cut in on you and stopped you from obeying the truth?

Ephesians 4:3

Do your best to maintain the unity of the Spirit by means of the bond of peace.

Philippians 1:9

And this is my prayer, that your love will keep on growing more and more with full knowledge and insight,

1 Thessalonians 3:12

May the Lord greatly increase your love for each other and for all people, just as we love you.

1 Thessalonians 4:8-9

Therefore, whoever rejects this instruction is not rejecting human authority but God, who gives you his Holy Spirit.

2 Thessalonians 1:3

Brothers, at all times we are obligated to thank God for you. It is right to do this because your faith is growing all the time and the love every one of you has for each other is increasing.

2 Thessalonians 2:13

At all times we are obligated to thank God for you, brothers who are loved by the Lord, because God chose you to be the first fruits for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and through faith in the truth.

1 Timothy 1:3

When I was on my way to Macedonia, I urged you to stay in Ephesus so that you could instruct certain people to stop teaching false doctrine

1 Timothy 4:12

Do not let anyone look down on you because you are young, but be an example for other believers in your speech, behavior, love, faithfulness, and purity.

1 Timothy 5:2

older women like mothers, and younger women like sisters, with absolute purity.

2 Timothy 1:14

With the help of the Holy Spirit who lives in us, protect the good treasure that has been entrusted to you.

Hebrews 5:9

and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him,

Hebrews 6:10

For God is not so unjust as to forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have ministered to the saints and continue to minister to them.

Hebrews 9:14

how much more will the blood of the Messiah, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself unblemished to God, cleanse our consciences from dead actions so that we may serve the living God!

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going.

James 2:15-16

Suppose a brother or sister does not have any clothes or daily food

1 Peter 3:1

In a similar way, you wives must submit yourselves to your husbands so that, even if some of them refuse to obey the word, they may be won over without a word through your conduct as wives

1 Peter 4:8

Above all, continue to love each other deeply, because love covers a multitude of sins.

1 Peter 4:17

For the time has come for judgment to begin with the household of God. And if it begins with us, what will be the outcome for those who refuse to obey the gospel of God?

2 Peter 1:7

your godliness with brotherly kindness, and your brotherly kindness with love.

1 John 3:11

This is the message that you have heard from the beginning: We should love one another.

1 John 3:14-19

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love one another. The person who does not love remains spiritually dead.

1 John 3:23

And this is his commandment: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus the Messiah, and to love one another as he commanded us.

1 John 4:7

Dear friends, let us continuously love one another, because love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born from God and knows God.

1 John 4:12

No one has ever seen God. If we love one another, God lives in us, and his love is perfected in us.

1 John 4:20-2

Whoever says, "I love God," but hates his brother is a liar. The one who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love the God whom he has not seen.

Revelation 2:4

However, I have this against you: You have abandoned the love you had at first.

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