1 Peter 3:10 For, "THE ONE WHO DESIRES LIFE, TO LOVE AND SEE GOOD DAYS, MUST KEEP HIS TONGUE FROM EVIL AND HIS LIPS FROM SPEAKING DECEIT.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For, "THE ONE WHO DESIRES LIFE, TO LOVE AND SEE GOOD DAYS, MUST KEEP HIS TONGUE FROM EVIL AND HIS LIPS FROM SPEAKING DECEIT.

King James Version

For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

Holman Bible

For the one who wants to love life and to see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit,

International Standard Version

"For the person who wants to love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit.

A Conservative Version

For he who wants to love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips not to speak deceit.

American Standard Version

For, He that would love life, And see good days, Let him refrain his tongue from evil, And his lips that they speak no guile:

Amplified

For let him who wants to enjoy life and see good days [good -- "whether apparent or not] keep his tongue free from evil and his lips from guile (treachery, deceit).

An Understandable Version

For [Psalm 39:12 says], "The person who loves [his] life and wants to have happy days, should avoid saying anything bad or deceptive.

Anderson New Testament

For he that will love life, and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile:

Bible in Basic English

For it is said, Let the man who has a love of life, desiring to see good days, keep his tongue from evil and his lips from words of deceit:

Common New Testament

For, "He who would love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit.

Daniel Mace New Testament

" He that desires to live in prosperity, must restrain his tongue from detraction, and his lips from uttering falsehood:

Darby Translation

For he that will love life and see good days, let him cause his tongue to cease from evil and his lips that they speak no guile.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

"For he who is desirous to enjoy life, and to see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit.

Godbey New Testament

For let the one wishing to love life, and to see good days, cease his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile:

Goodspeed New Testament

For "Let him who would enjoy life And see happy days, Keep his tongue from evil, And his lips from uttering deceit.

John Wesley New Testament

For he that loveth life and desireth to see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips, that they speak no guile:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For he that desires to love life and see the good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil and his lips that they speak no guile;

Julia Smith Translation

For he wishing to love life, and to see good days, let him cause his tongue to cease from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit:

King James 2000

For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

Lexham Expanded Bible

For "The one who wants to love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and [his] lips must not speak deceit.

Modern King James verseion

For he that wants to love life and to see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If any man long after life, and loveth to see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips, that they speak not guile:

Moffatt New Testament

he who would love Life and enjoy good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking guile:

Montgomery New Testament

He who would love life and enjoy happy days, Let him keep his tongue from evil, And his lips from speaking guile;

NET Bible

For the one who wants to love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from uttering deceit.

New Heart English Bible

For, "He who would love life, and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit.

Noyes New Testament

"For he that would love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile;

Sawyer New Testament

For he that will love life and see good days, let him withhold his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit,

The Emphasized Bible

For, he that desireth to love, life, and to see good days, Let him cause his tongue to cease from mischief, and lips, that they speak not deceit;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

"For he that would love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile.

Twentieth Century New Testament

'He who would enjoy life And see happy days-- let him keep his tongue from evil And his lips from deceitful words,

Webster

For he that will love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

Weymouth New Testament

For "He who wishes to be well-satisfied with life and see happy days-- let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from deceitful words;

Williams New Testament

For "Whoever wants to enjoy life and see delightful days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit.

World English Bible

For, "He who would love life, and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit.

Worrell New Testament

For, "He who wishes to love life, and to see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking guile;

Worsley New Testament

"For he that would desire life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile;

Youngs Literal Translation

for 'he who is willing to love life, and to see good days, let him guard his tongue from evil, and his lips -- not to speak guile;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

he that will
θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would, will/would have, desire, desirous, list, to will,
Usage: 136

ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

παύω 
Pauo 
Usage: 15




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

γλῶσσα 
Glossa 
Usage: 48

ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

χεῖλος 
Cheilos 
Usage: 5

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

no
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

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Context Readings

Called To Inherit A Blessing

9 not returning evil for evil or insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing. 10 For, "THE ONE WHO DESIRES LIFE, TO LOVE AND SEE GOOD DAYS, MUST KEEP HIS TONGUE FROM EVIL AND HIS LIPS FROM SPEAKING DECEIT. 11 "HE MUST TURN AWAY FROM EVIL AND DO GOOD; HE MUST SEEK PEACE AND PURSUE IT.


Cross References

Psalm 34:12-16

Who is the man who desires life And loves length of days that he may see good?

Proverbs 3:2

For length of days and years of life And peace they will add to you.

Proverbs 3:18

She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her, And happy are all who hold her fast.

Proverbs 4:22

For they are life to those who find them And health to all their body.

Proverbs 8:35

"For he who finds me finds life And obtains favor from the LORD.

James 1:26

If anyone thinks himself to be religious, and yet does not bridle his tongue but deceives his own heart, this man's religion is worthless.

Deuteronomy 32:47

"For it is not an idle word for you; indeed it is your life And by this word you will prolong your days in the land, which you are about to cross the Jordan to possess."

Job 2:4

Satan answered the LORD and said, "Skin for skin! Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

Job 7:7-8

"Remember that my life is but breath; My eye will not again see good.

Job 9:25

"Now my days are swifter than a runner; They flee away, they see no good.

Job 33:28

'He has redeemed my soul from going to the pit, And my life shall see the light.'

Psalm 27:13

I would have despaired unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the LORD In the land of the living.

Psalm 49:19

He shall go to the generation of his fathers; They will never see the light.

Psalm 106:5

That I may see the prosperity of Your chosen ones, That I may rejoice in the gladness of Your nation, That I may glory with Your inheritance.

Ecclesiastes 2:3

I explored with my mind how to stimulate my body with wine while my mind was guiding me wisely, and how to take hold of folly, until I could see what good there is for the sons of men to do under heaven the few years of their lives.

Matthew 13:16-17

"But blessed are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear.

Matthew 19:17

And He said to him, "Why are you asking Me about what is good? There is only One who is good; but if you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments."

Mark 8:35

"For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel's will save it.

John 1:47

Jesus saw Nathanael coming to Him, and said of him, "Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom there is no deceit!"

John 12:25

"He who loves his life loses it, and he who hates his life in this world will keep it to life eternal.

James 3:1-10

Let not many of you become teachers, my brethren, knowing that as such we will incur a stricter judgment.

1 Peter 2:1

Therefore, putting aside all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander,

1 Peter 2:22

WHO COMMITTED NO SIN, NOR WAS ANY DECEIT FOUND IN HIS MOUTH;

Revelation 14:5

And no lie was found in their mouth; they are blameless.



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