Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

New American Standard Bible

And if it is with difficulty that the righteous is saved, what will become of the godless man and the sinner?

King James Version

And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Holman Bible

And if a righteous person is saved with difficulty,
what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?

International Standard Version

"If it is hard for the righteous person to be saved, what will happen to the ungodly and sinful person?"

A Conservative Version

And if the righteous man is scarcely saved, where will the irreverent and sinful man appear?

American Standard Version

And if the righteous is scarcely saved, where shall the ungodly and sinner appear?

Amplified

And if it is difficult for the righteous to be saved, what will become of the godless and the sinner?

An Understandable Version

And if people who are trying to do right [i.e., Christians] are saved through [suffering] such difficulties, where will the ungodly and sinful person end up, [if not in hell]?

Anderson New Testament

And if the righteous man is hardly saved, where shall the ungodly man and the sinner appear?

Bible in Basic English

And if it is hard for even the good man to get salvation, what chance has the man without religion or the sinner?

Common New Testament

And "if it is hard for the righteous to be saved, what will become of the godless man and the sinner?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

if the virtuous escape with difficulty, what will become of impious transgressors?

Darby Translation

And if the righteous is difficultly saved, where shall the impious and the sinner appear?

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And, if the righteous with difficulty escape, where will the ungodly and the sinner appear!

Godbey New Testament

And if the righteous is scarcely saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Goodspeed New Testament

If it is hard for the upright man to be saved, what will become of the godless and sinful?

John Wesley New Testament

And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Julia Smith Translation

And if the just one with difficulty be saved, where shall the irreligious and sinful appear

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if the righteous are saved with difficulty, {what will become of the ungodly and the sinner}?

Modern King James verseion

And if the righteous one is scarcely saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And if the righteous scarcely be saved: where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Moffatt New Testament

If the just man is scarcely saved, what will become of the impious and sinful?

Montgomery New Testament

If the righteous man is scarcely saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

NET Bible

And if the righteous are barely saved, what will become of the ungodly and sinners?

New Heart English Bible

"If it is hard for the righteous to be saved, what will happen to the ungodly and the sinner?"

Noyes New Testament

and "if the righteous scarcely is saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?"

Sawyer New Testament

And if the righteous man is scarcely saved, where will the ungodly and the sinner appear?

The Emphasized Bible

And, if, the righteous man, is, with difficulty, saved, where then shall, the ungodly and sinful man, appear?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And if the righteous man is hardly saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Twentieth Century New Testament

If 'a good man is saved only with difficulty, what will become of the godless and the sinful?'

Webster

And if the righteous is scarcely saved, where will the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Weymouth New Testament

And if it is difficult even for a righteous man to be saved, what will become of irreligious men and sinners?

Williams New Testament

And if it is hard for the upright man to be saved, what will become of the godless and sinful?

World English Bible

"If it is hard for the righteous to be saved, what will happen to the ungodly and the sinner?"

Worrell New Testament

And, if the righteous, with difficulty, is saved, where shall the ungodly and sinner appear?

Worsley New Testament

And if the righteous be saved with difficulty, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

Youngs Literal Translation

And if the righteous man is scarcely saved, the ungodly and sinner -- where shall he appear?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

the righteous
δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

μόλις 
Molis 
Usage: 6

be saved
σώζω 
Sozo 
Usage: 79

ποῦ 
Pou 
Usage: 32

φαίνω 
Phaino 
Usage: 22

the ungodly
ἀσεβής 
Asebes 
Usage: 9

and

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

the sinner
ἁμαρτωλός 
Hamartolos 
Usage: 31

Context Readings

Sharing The Sufferings Of Christ

17 For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begins with us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God? 18 And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear? 19 Therefore let them that suffer according to the will of God commit the keeping of their souls to him in well doing, as unto a faithful Creator.


Cross References

Proverbs 11:31

Behold, the righteous shall be recompensed on the earth: much more the wicked and the sinner.

Luke 23:31

For if they do these things with a green tree, what shall be done with the dry?

Genesis 13:13

But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.

1 Samuel 15:18

And the LORD sent you on a journey, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they are consumed.

Psalm 1:4-5

The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind drives away.

Jeremiah 25:29

For, lo, I begin to bring evil on the city which is called by my name, and should you be utterly unpunished? You shall not be unpunished: for I will call for a sword upon all the inhabitants of the earth, says the LORD of hosts.

Ezekiel 18:24

But when the righteous turns away from his righteousness, and commits iniquity, and does according to all the abominations that the wicked man does, shall he live? All his righteousness that he has done shall not be remembered: in his trespass that he has trespassed, and in his sin that he has sinned, in them shall he die.

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will test them as gold is tested: they shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, They are my people: and they shall say, The LORD is my God.

Matthew 24:22-24

And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.

Mark 13:20-22

And except the Lord had shortened those days, no flesh would be saved: but for the elect's sake, whom he has chosen, he has shortened the days.

Luke 15:1

Then drew near unto him all the tax collectors and sinners to hear him.

Acts 14:22

Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.

Acts 27:24

Saying, Fear not, Paul; you must be brought before Caesar: and, lo, God has given you all them that sail with you.

Acts 27:31

Paul said to the centurion and to the soldiers, Except these abide in the ship, you cannot be saved.

Acts 27:42-44

And the soldiers' plan was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

Romans 1:18

For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness;

Romans 5:6

For when we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly.

Romans 5:8

But God commends his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.

1 Corinthians 10:12

Therefore let him that thinks he stands take heed lest he fall.

Hebrews 4:1

Let us therefore fear, lest, although a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.

Hebrews 10:38-39

Now the just shall live by faith: but if any man draw back, my soul shall have no pleasure in him.

1 Peter 5:8

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour:

2 Peter 2:5-6

And spared not the ancient world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly;

2 Peter 3:7

But the heavens and the earth, which now are, by the same word are kept in store, reserved unto fire against the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.

Jude 1:15

To execute judgment upon all, and to convict all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against him.

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