Parallel Verses

Sawyer New Testament

Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what participation has righteousness with wickedness? or what communion has light with darkness?

New American Standard Bible

Do not be bound together with unbelievers; for what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness, or what fellowship has light with darkness?

King James Version

Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?

Holman Bible

Do not be mismatched with unbelievers. For what partnership is there between righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship does light have with darkness?

International Standard Version

Stop becoming unevenly yoked with unbelievers. What partnership can righteousness have with lawlessness? What fellowship can light have with darkness?

A Conservative Version

Do not become unequally yoked with unbelievers, for what partnership has righteousness and lawlessness? And what fellowship has light with darkness?

American Standard Version

Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers: for what fellowship have righteousness and iniquity? or what communion hath light with darkness?

Amplified

Do not be unequally bound together with unbelievers [do not make mismatched alliances with them, inconsistent with your faith]. For what partnership can righteousness have with lawlessness? Or what fellowship can light have with darkness?

An Understandable Version

Do not team up with unbelievers [i.e., in close relationships, such as marriage, etc.]. For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? Or, what fellowship can light have with darkness?

Anderson New Testament

Be not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship has righteousness with lawlessness? What communion has light with darkness?

Bible in Basic English

Do not keep company with those who have not faith: for what is there in common between righteousness and evil, or between light and dark?

Common New Testament

Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?

Daniel Mace New Testament

Are you not become associates with infidels? but what affinity is there between virtue and vice? and what communication has light with darkness?

Darby Translation

Be not diversely yoked with unbelievers; for what participation is there between righteousness and lawlessness? or what fellowship of light with darkness?

Godbey New Testament

Be not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what participation is there to righteousness and unrighteousness? or what fellowship has light unto darkness?

Goodspeed New Testament

Do not get into close and incongruous relations with unbelievers. What partnership can uprightness have with iniquity, or what can light have to do with darkness?

John Wesley New Testament

Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? or what communion hath light with darkness?

Julia Smith Translation

Be not unequally yoked together with the unbelieving: for what participation to justice and iniquity and what communion to light with darkness?

King James 2000

Be you not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship has righteousness with unrighteousness? and what partnership has light with darkness?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do not become unevenly yoked with unbelievers, for what participation [is there between] righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship [does] light [have] with darkness?

Modern King James verseion

Do not be unequally yoked together with unbelievers; for what fellowship does righteousness have with lawlessness? And what partnership does light have with darkness?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Set yourselves therefore at large, and bear not a stranger's yoke with the unbelievers. For what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? What company hath light with darkness?

Moffatt New Testament

[Keep out of all incongruous ties with unbelievers. What have righteousness and iniquity in common, or how can light associate with darkness?

Montgomery New Testament

Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what fellowship has righteousness with lawlessness? what communion has light with darkness?

NET Bible

Do not become partners with those who do not believe, for what partnership is there between righteousness and lawlessness, or what fellowship does light have with darkness?

New Heart English Bible

Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers, for what fellowship have righteousness and iniquity? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?

Noyes New Testament

Be not strangely yoked with unbelievers; for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? Or what communion hath light with darkness?

The Emphasized Bible

Be not getting diversely yoked with unbelievers; for what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship hath light with darkness?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Be not unequally yoked with infidels; for what participation hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what fellowship [is there] between light and darkness?

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do not enter into inconsistent relations with those who reject the Faith. For what partnership can there be between righteousness and lawlessness? or what has light to do with darkness?

Webster

Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?

Weymouth New Testament

Do not come into close association with unbelievers, like oxen yoked with asses. For what is there in common between righteousness and lawlessness? Or what partnership has light with darkness?

Williams New Testament

Stop forming intimate and inconsistent relations with unbelievers. What partnership can right-doing have with law-breaking, or how can light participate with darkness?

World English Bible

Don't be unequally yoked with unbelievers, for what fellowship have righteousness and iniquity? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?

Worrell New Testament

Become not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what fellowship have righteousness and lawlessness? And what communion has light with darkness?

Worsley New Testament

Be not unsuitably connected with infidels: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? or what communion hath light with darkness?

Youngs Literal Translation

Become not yoked with others -- unbelievers, for what partaking is there to righteousness and lawlessness?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Be ye
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

ἑτεροζυγέω 
heterozugeo 
Usage: 1

ἄπιστος 
Apistos 
Usage: 17

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

τίς 
Tis 
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344
Usage: 344

μετοχή 
metoche 
Usage: 1

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

with


πρός 
Pros 
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 0
Usage: 412

ἀνομία 
Anomia 
Usage: 10

and
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

κοινωνία 
Koinonia 
Usage: 20

φῶς 
Phos 
Usage: 44

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Corinthians 6:14

Devotionals containing 2 Corinthians 6:14

References

Images 2 Corinthians 6:14

Prayers for 2 Corinthians 6:14

Context Readings

Do Not Become Unevenly Yoked With Unbelievers

13 and now as a return of benefits, I speak as to children, do you also be enlarged. 14  Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what participation has righteousness with wickedness? or what communion has light with darkness? 15 and what agreement has Christ with Beliar, or what part has a believer with an unbeliever?


Cross References

1 Corinthians 15:33

Be not deceived; evil companionships corrupt good morals.

1 Corinthians 15:33-22

Be not deceived; evil companionships corrupt good morals.

Ephesians 5:6-14

Let no man deceive you with vain words; for on account of these comes the wrath of God on the children of disobedience.

Ephesians 5:6-3

Let no man deceive you with vain words; for on account of these comes the wrath of God on the children of disobedience.

Ephesians 5:6-11

Let no man deceive you with vain words; for on account of these comes the wrath of God on the children of disobedience.

Ephesians 5:6

Let no man deceive you with vain words; for on account of these comes the wrath of God on the children of disobedience.

John 15:18-19

If the world hates you, you know that it hated me before you.

1 Corinthians 5:9

I wrote to you in the epistle not to associate with fornicators;

1 Corinthians 7:39

A woman is bound as long as her husband lives; but if her husband is dead then she is free to be married to whom she will; only in the Lord.

1 Corinthians 10:21

You cannot drink the Lord's cup and the cup of demons; you cannot partake at the Lord's table and the table of demons.

James 4:4

Adulteresses, know you not that the friendship of the world is enmity against God? Whoever therefore wishes to be a friend of the world, is made an enemy of God.

1 Peter 2:9-10

But you are an elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, that you should declare the virtues of him who called you out of darkness into his glorious light;

1 Peter 4:2-4

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-3

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-12

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-3

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-26

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-5

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-10

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-21

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-5

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2-19

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:2

that you may no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

John 7:7

The world cannot hate you, but me it hates, because I testify of it that its works are evil.

Acts 4:23

And being dismissed they came to their friends, and related to them what the chief priests and elders said to them.

Romans 13:12-14

The night is far advanced, and the day is at hand; let us lay aside therefore the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Ephesians 4:17-20

This I say then and testify in the Lord, that you no longer walk as the other gentiles walk, in the vanity of their minds,

Philippians 2:15

that you may be blameless and sincere, children of God without blame in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, in which you shine as luminaries in the world,

1 Thessalonians 5:4-8

But you, brothers, are not in darkness, that the day should come upon you like a thief;

1 John 1:5-7

And this is the message which we have heard from him and declare to you, That God is light, and with him there is no darkness.

1 John 3:12-14

not as Cain was of the evil one and killed his brother; and why did he kill him? because his works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

1 John 3:12

not as Cain was of the evil one and killed his brother; and why did he kill him? because his works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

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