2 Corinthians 3:16



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

King James Version

Nevertheless when it shall turn to the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.

International Standard Version

But whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.

A Conservative Version

But whenever it turns to Lord, the veil is removed.

American Standard Version

But whensoever it shall turn to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Amplified

But whenever a person turns [in repentance] to the Lord, the veil is stripped off and taken away.

An Understandable Version

But whenever a person [i.e., the Jews] turn to the Lord, the veil is removed [i.e., so they can understand the meaning of God's promises to them through Christ].

Anderson New Testament

but whenever their heart shall turn to the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.

Bible in Basic English

But when it is turned to the Lord, the veil will be taken away.

Common New Testament

But whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but when their mind shall turn to the Lord, that veil too shall be taken away.

Darby Translation

But when it shall turn to the Lord, the veil is taken away.)

Godbey New Testament

but when they may turn to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Goodspeed New Testament

but "whenever a man turns to the Lord, the veil is removed."

Holman Bible

but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.

John Wesley New Testament

Nevertheless when it shall turn to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Nevertheless when they convert to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.)

Julia Smith Translation

And whenever it turn to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

King James 2000

Nevertheless when one shall turn to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but whenever one turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.

Modern King James verseion

But whenever it turns to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless when they turn to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

Moffatt New Testament

though whenever they turn to the Lord, the veil is removed.

Montgomery New Testament

but when their heart turns to our Lord the veil is stripped away.

NET Bible

but when one turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.

New Heart English Bible

But whenever one turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

New simplified Bible

When one turns to God, the veil is taken away.

Noyes New Testament

but whenever it turneth to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Sawyer New Testament

but when they turn to the Lord the vail is taken away.

The Emphasized Bible

Howbeit, whensoever he turneth unto the Lord, he taketh off the veil:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Nevertheless, when Israel shall turn unto the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

Twentieth Century New Testament

'Yet, whenever a man turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.'

Webster

Nevertheless, when it shall turn to the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.

Weymouth New Testament

But whenever the heart of the nation shall have returned to the Lord, the veil will be withdrawn.

Williams New Testament

but whenever anybody turns to the Lord, the veil is removed,

World English Bible

But whenever one turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Worrell New Testament

But, whensoever it shall return to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

Worsley New Testament

Though when it turneth unto the Lord, the veil is taken off:

Youngs Literal Translation

and whenever they may turn unto the Lord, the vail is taken away.

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

ἡνίκα 
henika 
Usage: 2

ἐπιστρέφω 
Epistrepho 
Usage: 29

to
πρός 
Pros 
unto , to , with , for , against , among , at , not tr , , vr to
Usage: 412

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Lord , lord , master , sir , Sir ,
Usage: 643

the vail
κάλυμα 
Kaluma 
Usage: 4

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Corinthians 3:16

Context Readings

New Covenant Ministry

15 But to this day whenever Moses is read, a veil lies over their heart; 16 but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away. 17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.



Cross References

Exodus 34:34

But whenever Moses went in before the LORD to speak with Him, he would take off the veil until he came out; and whenever he came out and spoke to the sons of Israel what he had been commanded,

Isaiah 25:7

And on this mountain He will swallow up the covering which is over all peoples, Even the veil which is stretched over all nations.

Romans 11:23

And they also, if they do not continue in their unbelief, will be grafted in, for God is able to graft them in again.

Deuteronomy 4:30

"When you are in distress and all these things have come upon you, in the latter days you will return to the LORD your God and listen to His voice.

Deuteronomy 30:10

if you obey the LORD your God to keep His commandments and His statutes which are written in this book of the law, if you turn to the LORD your God with all your heart and soul.

Isaiah 29:18

On that day the deaf will hear words of a book, And out of their gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind will see.

Isaiah 54:13

"All your sons will be taught of the LORD; And the well-being of your sons will be great.

Jeremiah 31:34

"They will not teach again, each man his neighbor and each man his brother, saying, 'Know the LORD,' for they will all know Me, from the least of them to the greatest of them," declares the LORD, "for I will forgive their iniquity, and their sin I will remember no more."

Lamentations 3:40

Let us examine and probe our ways, And let us return to the LORD.

Hosea 3:4-5

For the sons of Israel will remain for many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or sacred pillar and without ephod or household idols.

John 6:45-46

"It is written in the prophets, 'AND THEY SHALL ALL BE TAUGHT OF GOD.' Everyone who has heard and learned from the Father, comes to Me.

Romans 11:25-27

For I do not want you, brethren, to be uninformed of this mystery--so that you will not be wise in your own estimation--that a partial hardening has happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in;

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