Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

for the one who gives him a greeting participates in his evil deeds.

King James Version

For he that biddeth him God speed is partaker of his evil deeds.

Holman Bible

for the one who says, "Welcome," to him shares in his evil works.

International Standard Version

because the one who welcomes him shares in his evil deeds.

A Conservative Version

For he who speaks to him to rejoice, partakes of his evil works.

American Standard Version

for he that giveth him greeting partaketh in his evil works.

Amplified

For he who wishes him success [who encourages him, wishing him Godspeed] is a partaker in his evil doings.

An Understandable Version

For the person who greets him [with approval] participates in his evil deeds [i.e., in his false teaching].

Anderson New Testament

for he that wishes him well, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Bible in Basic English

For he who gives him words of love has a part in his evil works.

Common New Testament

for he who greets him shares in his wicked work.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for he who shows that respect to such a man, is accessary to his wicked actions.

Darby Translation

for he who greets him partakes in his wicked works.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

for he who wishes him success, partakes in his evil deeds.

Godbey New Testament

for the one bidding him God speed partakes of his evil deeds.

Goodspeed New Testament

For anyone who bids him good morning shares in his wicked work.

John Wesley New Testament

receive him not into your house, neither bid him God speed. For he that biddeth him God speed, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For he that says unto him, Welcome, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Julia Smith Translation

For he telling him to rejoice, partakes of his evil works.

King James 2000

For he that bids him God speed is partaker of his evil deeds.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because the one who speaks a greeting to him shares in his evil deeds.

Modern King James verseion

For he who speaks a greeting to him is partaker of his evil deeds.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he that biddeth him Godspeed, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Moffatt New Testament

for he who greets him shares in his wicked work.

Montgomery New Testament

For the man who greets him shares in his wicked work.

NET Bible

because the person who gives him a greeting shares in his evil deeds.

New Heart English Bible

for he who welcomes him participates in his evil works.

Noyes New Testament

For he that biddeth him good speed taketh part in his evil deeds.

Sawyer New Testament

for he that salutes him is a partaker of his evil works.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

He that biddeth him welcome, takes part in his wicked works.

Twentieth Century New Testament

for the man who welcomes him is sharing with him in his wicked work.

Webster

For he that wisheth him happiness, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Weymouth New Testament

He who bids him Farewell is a sharer in his evil deeds.

Williams New Testament

For whoever keeps on bidding him good morning is sharing in his wicked works.

World English Bible

for he who welcomes him participates in his evil works.

Worrell New Testament

for he that says to him, "Greeting," partakes in his evil works.

Worsley New Testament

that biddeth him welcome, is partaker of his evil deeds.

Youngs Literal Translation

for he who is saying to him, 'Hail,' hath fellowship with his evil works.

Interlinear

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

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60

κοινωνέω 
Koinoneo 
Usage: 8

of
ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130


Usage: 0

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

Context Readings

Reject Teachers Who Don'T Teach What Christ Taught

10 If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house, and do not give him a greeting; 11 for the one who gives him a greeting participates in his evil deeds. 12 Though I have many things to write to you, I do not want to do so with paper and ink; but I hope to come to you and speak face to face, so that your joy may be made full.



Cross References

1 Timothy 5:22

Do not lay hands upon anyone too hastily and thereby share responsibility for the sins of others; keep yourself free from sin.

Ephesians 5:11

Do not participate in the unfruitful deeds of darkness, but instead even expose them;

Psalm 50:18

"When you see a thief, you are pleased with him, And you associate with adulterers.

Revelation 18:4

I heard another voice from heaven, saying, "Come out of her, my people, so that you will not participate in her sins and receive of her plagues;

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