Parallel Verses

Amplified

Show respect for all men [treat them honorably]. Love the brotherhood (the Christian fraternity of which Christ is the Head). Reverence God. Honor the emperor.

New American Standard Bible

Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

King James Version

Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

Holman Bible

Honor everyone. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the Emperor.

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

Respect all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Respect the king.

American Standard Version

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

An Understandable Version

Show [proper] respect for everyone. Love your [Christian] brothers [and sisters]. Have an awe-inspiring respect for God. Show honor to the king.

Anderson New Testament

Honor all men; love the brotherhood; reverence God; honor the king.

Bible in Basic English

Have respect for all, loving the brothers, fearing God, honouring the king.

Common New Testament

Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

Daniel Mace New Testament

of God. Be respectful to all, love your brethren, fear God, and honour the king.

Darby Translation

Shew honour to all, love the brotherhood, fear God, honour the king.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Treat all men with respect: love the brotherhood: fear God: honor the king.

Godbey New Testament

Honor all people; love the brotherhood with divine love; fear God; honor the king.

Goodspeed New Testament

Treat everyone with respect. Love the brotherhood, be reverent to God, respect the emperor.

John Wesley New Testament

Honour all men, Love the brotherhood, Fear God,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

Julia Smith Translation

Honour all. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

King James 2000

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Honor all [people], love the community of believers, fear God, honor the king.

Modern King James verseion

Honor all. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

See that ye honour all men. Love brotherly fellowship, fear God, and honour the King.

Moffatt New Testament

Do honour to all, love the brotherhood, reverence God, honour the emperor.

Montgomery New Testament

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Reverence God. Honor the Emperor.

NET Bible

Honor all people, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the king.

New Heart English Bible

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Noyes New Testament

Honor all men; love the brotherhood; fear God; honor the king.

Sawyer New Testament

Honor all men, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

The Emphasized Bible

Unto all men, give honour, unto the brotherhood, shew love, unto God, give reverence, the king, hold in honour.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Show honour to every one, Love the Brotherhood, 'revere God, honour the emperor.'

Webster

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Weymouth New Testament

Honour every one. Love the brotherhood, fear God, honour the Emperor.

Williams New Testament

Show honor to everyone. Practice love for the brotherhood; practice reverence to God and honor to the Emperor.

World English Bible

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Worrell New Testament

Honor all men; love the brotherhood; fear God; honor the king.

Worsley New Testament

Give due honor to all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

Youngs Literal Translation

to all give ye honour; the brotherhood love ye; God fear ye; the king honour ye.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τιμάω 
Timao 
τιμάω 
Timao 
Usage: 7
Usage: 7

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

G81
ἀδελφότης 
Adelphotes 
Usage: 2

φοβέω 
Phobeo 
fear, be afraid, be afraid of, reverence,
Usage: 68

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

Images 1 Peter 2:17

Prayers for 1 Peter 2:17

Context Readings

A Call To Good Works

16 [Live] as free people, [yet] without employing your freedom as a pretext for wickedness; but [live at all times] as servants of God. 17 Show respect for all men [treat them honorably]. Love the brotherhood (the Christian fraternity of which Christ is the Head). Reverence God. Honor the emperor. 18 [You who are] household servants, be submissive to your masters with all [proper] respect, not only to those who are kind and considerate and reasonable, but also to those who are surly (overbearing, unjust, and crooked).



Cross References

Romans 13:7

Render to all men their dues. [Pay] taxes to whom taxes are due, revenue to whom revenue is due, respect to whom respect is due, and honor to whom honor is due.

Proverbs 24:21

My son, [reverently] fear the Lord and the king, and do not associate with those who are given to change [of allegiance, and are revolutionary],

Romans 12:10

Love one another with brotherly affection [as members of one family], giving precedence and showing honor to one another.

1 Samuel 15:30

Saul said, I have sinned; yet honor me now, I pray you, before the elders of my people and before Israel, and return with me, that I may worship the Lord your God.

Matthew 22:21

They said, Caesar's. Then He said to them, Pay therefore to Caesar the things that are due to Caesar, and pay to God the things that are due to God.

Hebrews 13:1

Let love for your fellow believers continue and be a fixed practice with you [never let it fail].

1 Peter 1:22

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.

Genesis 20:11

And Abraham said, Because I thought, Surely there is no reverence or fear of God at all in this place, and they will slay me because of my wife.

Genesis 22:12

And He said, Do not lay your hand on the lad or do anything to him; for now I know that you fear and revere God, since you have not held back from Me or begrudged giving Me your son, your only son.

Genesis 42:18

And Joseph said to them on the third day, Do this and live! I reverence and fear God.

Exodus 20:12

Regard (treat with honor, due obedience, and courtesy) your father and mother, that your days may be long in the land the Lord your God gives you.

Leviticus 19:32

You shall rise up before the hoary head and honor the face of the old man and [reverently] fear your God. I am the Lord.

1 Chronicles 29:20

And David said to all the assembly, Now adore (praise and thank) the Lord your God! And all the assembly blessed the Lord, the God of their fathers, and bowed down and did obeisance to the Lord and to the king [as His earthly representative].

Psalm 111:10

The reverent fear and worship of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom and skill [the preceding and the first essential, the prerequisite and the alphabet]; a good understanding, wisdom, and meaning have all those who do [the will of the Lord]. Their praise of Him endures forever.

Proverbs 1:7

The reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord is the beginning and the principal and choice part of knowledge [its starting point and its essence]; but fools despise skillful and godly Wisdom, instruction, and discipline.

Proverbs 23:17

Let not your heart envy sinners, but continue in the reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord all the day long.

Ecclesiastes 8:2

I counsel you to keep the king's command, and that in regard to the oath of God [by which you swore to him loyalty].

Zechariah 11:14

Then I broke into pieces my other staff, Bands or Union, indicating that I was annulling the brotherhood between Judah and Israel.

John 13:35

By this shall all [men] know that you are My disciples, if you love one another [if you keep on showing love among yourselves].

2 Corinthians 7:1

Therefore, since these [great] promises are ours, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from everything that contaminates and defiles body and spirit, and bring [our] consecration to completeness in the [reverential] fear of God.

Ephesians 5:21

Be subject to one another out of reverence for Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

Philippians 2:3

Do nothing from factional motives [through contentiousness, strife, selfishness, or for unworthy ends] or prompted by conceit and empty arrogance. Instead, in the true spirit of humility (lowliness of mind) let each regard the others as better than and superior to himself [thinking more highly of one another than you do of yourselves].

1 Timothy 6:1

Let all who are under the yoke as bond servants esteem their own [personal] masters worthy of honor and fullest respect, so that the name of God and the teaching [about Him] may not be brought into disrepute and blasphemed.

1 Peter 5:5

Likewise, you who are younger and of lesser rank, be subject to the elders (the ministers and spiritual guides of the church) -- "[giving them due respect and yielding to their counsel]. Clothe (apron) yourselves, all of you, with humility [as the garb of a servant, so that its covering cannot possibly be stripped from you, with freedom from pride and arrogance] toward one another. For God sets Himself against the proud (the insolent, the overbearing, the disdainful, the presumptuous, the boastful) -- "[and He opposes, frustrates, and defeats them], but gives grace (favor, blessing) to the humble.

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