Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But clothed with good works, as is right for women who are living in the fear of God.

New American Standard Bible

but rather by means of good works, as is proper for women making a claim to godliness.

King James Version

But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.

Holman Bible

but with good works, as is proper for women who affirm that they worship God.

International Standard Version

but through good actions. This is proper for women who claim to revere God.

A Conservative Version

but (which is fitting for women professing godliness) through good works.

American Standard Version

but (which becometh women professing godliness) through good works.

Amplified

But by doing good deeds (deeds in themselves good and for the good and advantage of those contacted by them), as befits women who profess reverential fear for and devotion to God.

An Understandable Version

but with good deeds, which are [more] appropriate for women who claim to be godly.

Anderson New Testament

but with good works; since this becomes women who profess godliness.

Common New Testament

but with good deeds, as is proper for women who profess godliness.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but, as becomes women, who make a profession of religion, to be adorn'd with virtue.

Darby Translation

but, what becomes women making profession of the fear of God, by good works.

Godbey New Testament

but whatsoever becomes women professing godliness, through good works.

Goodspeed New Testament

but, as is appropriate for women who profess to be religious, with good actions.

John Wesley New Testament

But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.

Julia Smith Translation

But (what become women professing religious worship) with good works.

King James 2000

But (as becomes women professing godliness) with good works.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but with good deeds which are fitting for women who profess godliness.

Modern King James verseion

but with good works, which becomes women professing godliness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but with such as becometh women that profess the worshipping of God through good works.

Moffatt New Testament

but with good deeds (as befits women who make a religious profession).

Montgomery New Testament

but (as becomes women proclaiming godliness) with the ornament of good deeds.

NET Bible

but with good deeds, as is proper for women who profess reverence for God.

New Heart English Bible

but (which becomes women professing godliness) with good works.

Noyes New Testament

but, as becometh women professing godliness, with good works.

Sawyer New Testament

but with good works, which become women professing godliness.

The Emphasized Bible

But, which becometh women promising godliness, through means of good works.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but as becometh women professing godliness, with good works.

Twentieth Century New Testament

but--as is proper for women who profess to be religious--with good actions.

Webster

But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.

Weymouth New Testament

but--as befits women making a claim to godliness--with the ornament of good works.

Williams New Testament

but with good deeds; for this is appropriate for women who profess to be pious.

World English Bible

but (which becomes women professing godliness) with good works.

Worrell New Testament

but (which becomes women professing godliness) through good works.

Worsley New Testament

but in good works, as becometh women professing godliness.

Youngs Literal Translation

but -- which becometh women professing godly piety -- through good works.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

πρέπω 
Prepo 
Usage: 6

γυνή 
Gune 
Usage: 187

ἐπαγγέλλω 
Epaggello 
Usage: 15

θεοσέβεια 
theosebeia 
Usage: 1

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

G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

References

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Context Readings

Instructions For Women

9 And that women may be dressed in simple clothing, with a quiet and serious air; not with twisted hair and gold or jewels or robes of great price; 10 But clothed with good works, as is right for women who are living in the fear of God. 11 Let a woman quietly take the place of a learner and be under authority.



Cross References

Acts 9:36

Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, that is, Dorcas: this woman was given to good works and acts of mercy at all times.

Proverbs 31:31

Give her credit for what her hands have made: let her be praised by her works in the public place.

Acts 9:39

And Peter went with them. And when he had come, they took him into the room: and all the widows were there, weeping and putting before him the coats and clothing which Dorcas had made while she was with them.

Ephesians 2:10

For by his act we were given existence in Christ Jesus to do those good works which God before made ready for us so that we might do them.

1 Timothy 5:6-10

But she who gives herself to pleasure is dead while she is living.

Titus 2:14

Who gave himself for us, so that he might make us free from all wrongdoing, and make for himself a people clean in heart and on fire with good works.

Titus 3:8

This is a true saying; and it is my desire that you may give certain witness about these things, so that those who have had faith in God may give attention to good works. These things are good and of profit to men;

1 Peter 2:12

Being of good behaviour among the Gentiles; so that though they say now that you are evil-doers, they may see your good works and give glory to God when he comes to be their judge.

1 Peter 3:3-5

Do not let your ornaments be those of the body such as dressing of the hair, or putting on of jewels of gold or fair clothing;

2 Peter 1:6-8

And self-control to knowledge, and a quiet mind to self-control, and fear of God to a quiet mind,

2 Peter 3:11

Seeing then that all these things are coming to such an end, what sort of persons is it right for you to be, in all holy behaviour and righteousness,

Revelation 2:19

I have knowledge of your works, and your love and faith and help and strength in trouble, and that your last works are more than the first.

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