Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of the Christ, so that each man may receive back about the things that he did through the body, whether good or bad.

New American Standard Bible

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be recompensed for his deeds in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

King James Version

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.

Holman Bible

For we must all appear before the tribunal of Christ, so that each may be repaid for what he has done in the body, whether good or worthless.

International Standard Version

For all of us must appear before the judgment seat of the Messiah, so that each of us may receive what he deserves for what he has done in his body, whether good or worthless.

American Standard Version

For we must all be made manifest before the judgment-seat of Christ; that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he hath done, whether it be good or bad.

Amplified

For we [believers will be called to account and] must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be repaid for what has been done in the body, whether good or bad [that is, each will be held responsible for his actions, purposes, goals, motives—the use or misuse of his time, opportunities and abilities].

An Understandable Version

For we must all appear in front of the judgment bar of Christ, so that each one of us may receive what is due him for what he had done while in his [physical] body [i.e., on earth], whether it be good or bad.

Anderson New Testament

For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of Christ, that each may receive his reward for the things done in his body, according to what he has done, whether good or evil.

Bible in Basic English

For we all have to come before Christ to be judged; so that every one of us may get his reward for the things done in the body, good or bad.

Common New Testament

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for we must all appear before the tribunal of Christ; that every one may receive the retribution, according as his actions in the body were either good or evil.

Darby Translation

For we must all be manifested before the judgment-seat of the Christ, that each may receive the things done in the body, according to those he has done, whether it be good or evil.

Godbey New Testament

For it behooves us all to appear before the judgment-seat of Christ, in order that each one may receive according to those things which he has done through the body, whether good or evil.

Goodspeed New Testament

For we must all appear in our true characters before the tribunal of the Christ, each to be repaid with good or evil for the life he has lived in the body.

John Wesley New Testament

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that every one may receive according to what he hath done in the body, whether good or evil.

Julia Smith Translation

For we must all be made manifest before the judgment seat of Christ; that each might receive the things for the body, for what he did, good or bad.

King James 2000

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that everyone may be recompensed for the things done in his body, according to what he has done, whether it be good or bad.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, in order that each one may receive back the [things] through the body according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

Modern King James verseion

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive the things done through the body, according to that which he has done, whether good or bad.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that every man may receive the works of his body according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.

Moffatt New Testament

for we have all to appear without disguise before the tribunal of Christ, each to be requited for what he has done with his body, well or ill.

Montgomery New Testament

For we must all be made manifest, in our true characters, before the Judgment-seat of Christ; so that each one may receive according to that which he has done in his body, whether good or evil.

NET Bible

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be paid back according to what he has done while in the body, whether good or evil.

New Heart English Bible

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that each one may receive the things in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

Noyes New Testament

For we must all be made manifest before the judgmentseat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in his body, according to what he did, whether good or bad.

Sawyer New Testament

For we must all appear before the tribunal of Christ, that each one may receive through the body for what he has done, whether it is good or evil.

The Emphasized Bible

For, we all, must needs be made manifest before the judgment seat of the Christ, that each one may get back the things done by means of the body, according to the things which he practised, whether good or corrupt.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of Christ, that each may receive the things done in the body according to what he hath done, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For at the Bar of the Christ we must all appear in our true characters, that each may reap the results of the life which he has lived in the body, in accordance with his actions--whether good or worthless.

Webster

For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to what he hath done, whether good or bad.

Weymouth New Testament

For we must all of us appear before Christ's judgement-seat in our true characters, in order that each may then receive an award for his actions in this life, in accordance with what he has done, whether it be good or whether it be worthless.

Williams New Testament

For we must all appear before the judgment-bar of Christ, that each may get his pay for what he has done, whether it be good or bad.

World English Bible

For we must all be revealed before the judgment seat of Christ; that each one may receive the things in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

Worrell New Testament

For we must all be manifested before the judgment-seat of Christ; that each one may receive the things done through the body, according to the things which he practiced, whether good or evil.

Worsley New Testament

For we must all appear before the tribunal of Christ, that every one may receive for the things done in the body, according to what he hath done, whether it were good or bad.

Youngs Literal Translation

for all of us it behoveth to be manifested before the tribunal of the Christ, that each one may receive the things done through the body, in reference to the things that he did, whether good or evil;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

we
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

ἔμπροσθεν 
Emprosthen 
before, in sight, of, against, in the sight of, in the presence of, at
Usage: 27

βῆμα 
Bema 
Usage: 12

of Christ
Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

ἕκαστος 
hekastos 
Usage: 73

κολυμβάω 
Komizo 
Usage: 10

the things

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

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

σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

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

to that
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

he hath done
πράσσω 
Prasso 
Usage: 35

εἴτε 
Eite 
or, whether, or whether, if
Usage: 64

it be good
G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

or
εἴτε 
Eite 
or, whether, or whether, if
Usage: 64

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Corinthians 5:10

Devotionals containing 2 Corinthians 5:10

Images 2 Corinthians 5:10

Context Readings

Absent From The Body And At Home With The Lord

9 Therefore also we aspire, whether at home or away from home, to be well-pleasing to him. 10 For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of the Christ, so that each man may receive back about the things that he did through the body, whether good or bad. 11 Having seen therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men. But we have been manifested to God, and I hope also to have been manifested in your consciences.



Cross References

Acts 10:42

And he commanded us to preach to the people, and to solemnly testify that this is the man designated by God, Judge of the living and the dead.

Ephesians 6:8

Knowing that whatever good thing each may do, he will receive this from the Lord, whether bondman or freeman.

Psalm 62:12

Also to thee, O LORD, belongs loving kindness, for thou render to every man according to his work.

Psalm 98:9

before LORD, for he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples with equity.

Matthew 16:27

For the Son of man is going to come in the glory of his Father with his heavenly agents, and then he will reward each man according to his actions.

Romans 6:12-13

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body in order to obey it, in its lusts.

Romans 14:10-12

But why do thou criticize thy brother? Or also why do thou disdain thy brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Therefore do not judge anything before time, until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and make public the deliberations of the hearts. And then praise will come to each man from God.

1 Corinthians 6:12-20

All things are lawful for me, but not all things are expedient. All things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under control by anything.

Genesis 18:25

That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay a righteous man with a wicked man, that so the righteous man should be as the wicked man. Far be it from thee. Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?

1 Samuel 2:3

Talk no more so very proudly. Let not arrogancy come out of your mouth, for LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.

1 Samuel 2:10

Those who strive with LORD shall be broken to pieces. He will thunder against them in heaven. LORD will judge the ends of the earth, and he will give strength to his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed.

1 Kings 8:32

then hear thou in heaven, and do, and judge thy servants, condemning the wicked, to bring his way upon his own head, and justifying the righteous, to give him according to his righteousness.

1 Kings 8:39

then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling-place, and forgive, and do, and render to every man according to all his ways, whose heart thou know (for thou, even thou only, know the hearts of all the sons of men),

Job 34:11

For the work of a man he will render to him, and cause every man to find according to his ways.

Psalm 7:6-8

Arise, O LORD, in thine anger. Lift up thyself against the rage of my adversaries, and awake for me the justice thou have commanded.

Psalm 9:7-8

but LORD will endure forever. He has prepared his throne for judgment,

Psalm 50:3-6

Our God comes, and does not keep silence. A fire devours before him, and it is very tempestuous round about him.

Psalm 96:10-13

Say among the nations, LORD reigns! The world also is established that it cannot be moved. He will judge the peoples with equity.

Ecclesiastes 11:9

Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth, and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thy heart, and in the sight of thine eyes. But know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgmen

Ecclesiastes 12:14

For God will bring every work into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether good or evil.

Isaiah 3:10-11

Say ye of the righteous, that [it is] well, for they shall eat the fruit of their doings.

Ezekiel 18:30

Therefore I will judge you, O house of Israel, each one according to his ways, says lord LORD. Return ye, and turn yourselves from all your transgressions, so iniquity shall not be your ruin.

Matthew 25:31-46

But when the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the holy agents with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory.

Acts 17:31

Because he appointed a day during which he is going to judge the world in righteousness by a man whom he appointed, having provided assurance to all men because he raised him from the dead.

Romans 2:5-10

But according to thy hardness, and thy impenitent heart, thou store up wrath to thyself in the day of wrath, and revelation, and righteous judgment of God,

Romans 6:19

(I speak man-like because of the weakness of your flesh). For as ye presented your body-parts servile to uncleanness, and to lawlessness for lawlessness, so now present your body-parts servile to righteousness for sanctification.

Romans 12:1-2

I beseech you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, your reasonable service.

2 Corinthians 7:3

I speak not for condemnation, for I have said before that ye are in our hearts to die together and to live together.

Galatians 6:7-8

Be not misled, God is not mocked, for whatever a man sows this he will also reap.

Colossians 3:24-25

knowing that from Lord ye will receive the reward of the inheritance, for ye serve the Lord Christ.

1 Peter 4:5

Men who will give back an accounting to him who fares readily to judge the living and the dead.

Jude 1:14-15

And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied about these men, saying, Behold, Lord came with his holy myriads,

Revelation 2:23

And I will kill her children in death. And all the congregations will know that I am he who searches the inner feelings and hearts. And I will give to you--to each--according to your works.

Revelation 20:11-15

And I saw a great white throne, and him who sits upon it, from whose face the earth and the sky fled away, and no place was found for them.

Revelation 22:12

Behold, I come quickly, and my reward is with me to render to each man as his work will be.

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