Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But HE WHO BOASTS IS TO BOAST IN THE LORD.

King James Version

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Holman Bible

So the one who boasts must boast in the Lord.

International Standard Version

"The person who boasts should boast in the Lord."

A Conservative Version

But he who boasts should boast in Lord.

American Standard Version

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Amplified

However, let him who boasts and glories boast and glory in the Lord.

An Understandable Version

[Jer. 9:24 says], "But the person who boasts should boast about the Lord."

Anderson New Testament

But let him that boasts, boast in the Lord:

Bible in Basic English

But whoever has a desire for glory, let his glory be in the Lord.

Common New Testament

But, "Let him who boasts boast in the Lord."

Daniel Mace New Testament

but he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Darby Translation

But he that boasts, let him boast in the Lord.

Godbey New Testament

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord;

Goodspeed New Testament

But let the man who boasts, boast about the Lord.

John Wesley New Testament

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But he that glories, let him glory in the Lord.

Julia Smith Translation

But he boasting, let him boast in the Lord.

King James 2000

But he that glories, let him glory in the Lord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But "the one who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."

Modern King James verseion

But he who glories, let him glory in the Lord.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let him that rejoiceth, rejoice in the Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

However, let him who boasts boast of the Lord;

Montgomery New Testament

Meanwhile. Let him who boasts, boast in the Lord.

NET Bible

But the one who boasts must boast in the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

But "he who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."

Noyes New Testament

But "he that boasteth, let him boast in the Lord."

Sawyer New Testament

But let him that glories glory in the Lord;

The Emphasized Bible

He that boasteth, however, in the Lord, let him boast;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Twentieth Century New Testament

'Let him who boasts make his boast of the Lord.'

Webster

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

Weymouth New Testament

But "whoever boasts, let his boast be in the Lord."

Williams New Testament

"But the man who boasts must boast in the Lord.

World English Bible

But "he who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."

Worrell New Testament

But he that glories let him glory in the Lord;

Worsley New Testament

But let him, that glorieth, glory in the Lord.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he who is boasting -- in the Lord let him boast;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

καυχάομαι 
Kauchaomai 
Usage: 37

καυχάομαι 
Kauchaomai 
Usage: 37

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

Context Readings

Paul's Ministry Defended

16 so as to preach the gospel even to the regions beyond you, and not to boast in what has been accomplished in the sphere of another. 17 But HE WHO BOASTS IS TO BOAST IN THE LORD. 18 For it is not he who commends himself that is approved, but he whom the Lord commends.



Cross References

1 Corinthians 1:31

so that, just as it is written, "LET HIM WHO BOASTS, BOAST IN THE LORD."

Jeremiah 9:23-24

Thus says the LORD, "Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;

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.

Isaiah 41:16

"You will winnow them, and the wind will carry them away, And the storm will scatter them; But you will rejoice in the LORD, You will glory in the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 45:25

"In the LORD all the offspring of Israel Will be justified and will glory."

Isaiah 65:16

"Because he who is blessed in the earth Will be blessed by the God of truth; And he who swears in the earth Will swear by the God of truth; Because the former troubles are forgotten, And because they are hidden from My sight!

Jeremiah 4:2

And you will swear, 'As the LORD lives,' In truth, in justice and in righteousness; Then the nations will bless themselves in Him, And in Him they will glory."

Romans 5:11

And not only this, but we also exult in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation.

1 Corinthians 1:29

so that no man may boast before God.

Galatians 6:13-14

For those who are circumcised do not even keep the Law themselves, but they desire to have you circumcised so that they may boast in your flesh.

Philippians 3:3

for we are the true circumcision, who worship in the Spirit of God and glory in Christ Jesus and put no confidence in the flesh,

James 1:9-10

But the brother of humble circumstances is to glory in his high position;

Psalm 105:3

Glory in His holy name; Let the heart of those who seek the LORD be glad.

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