Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

Holman Bible

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."

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.

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

it shall turn
ἐπιστρέφω 
Epistrepho 
Usage: 29

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

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

the vail
κάλυμα 
Kaluma 
Usage: 4

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Corinthians 3:16

Context Readings

New Covenant Ministry

15 Yet even to this day, when Moses is read, a veil covers their hearts. 16 But whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed. 17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Lord's Spirit is, there is freedom.



Cross References

Exodus 34:34

and then whenever Moses would come in the LORD's presence to speak with him, he would remove the veil until he left the LORD's presence. When he went out, he would tell the Israelis what he had been commanded.

Isaiah 25:7

And on this mountain, he will swallow up the burial shroud that enfolds all nations, the veil that is spread over all nations

Romans 11:23

If the Jews do not persist in their unbelief, they will be grafted in again, because God is able to graft them in.

Deuteronomy 4:30

In your distress, when all these things happen to you in days to come and you return to the LORD your God, then you will hear his voice.

Deuteronomy 30:10

if you obey him and keep his commands and statutes that are written in this Book of the Law, and if you return to him with all your heart and soul.

Isaiah 29:18

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

Isaiah 54:13

Then all your children will be taught by the LORD, and great will be your children's prosperity.

Jeremiah 31:34

No longer will a person teach his neighbor or his relative: "Know the LORD.' Instead, they'll all know me, from the least to the greatest of them," declares the LORD. "Indeed, I'll forgive their iniquity, and I'll remember their sin no more."

Lamentations 3:40

Let us examine our lifestyles, putting them to the test, and turn back to the LORD.

Hosea 3:4-5

Likewise, the people of Israel will dwell a long time without a king, without a prince, without sacrifice, without sacred pillars, and with neither ephod nor teraphim.

John 6:45-46

It is written in the Prophets, "And all of them will be taught by God.' Everyone who has listened to the Father and has learned anything comes to me.

Romans 11:25-27

For I want to let you know about this secret, brothers, so that you will not claim to be wiser than you are: Stubbornness has come to part of Israel until the full number of the gentiles comes to faith.

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