Parallel Verses

NET Bible

bearing with one another and forgiving one another, if someone happens to have a complaint against anyone else. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also forgive others.

New American Standard Bible

bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.

King James Version

Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.

Holman Bible

accepting one another and forgiving one another if anyone has a complaint against another. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you must also forgive.

International Standard Version

Be tolerant of one another and forgive each other if anyone has a complaint against another. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, you also should forgive.

A Conservative Version

forbearing each other, and forgiving yourselves, if any man has a complaint against any, just as also the Christ forgave you, so also ye,

American Standard Version

forbearing one another, and forgiving each other, if any man have a complaint against any; even as the Lord forgave you, so also do ye:

Amplified

bearing graciously with one another, and willingly forgiving each other if one has a cause for complaint against another; just as the Lord has forgiven you, so should you forgive.

An Understandable Version

Tolerate one another's [weaknesses] and forgive each other if anyone [of you] has a complaint against someone else. You should forgive people just as the Lord forgave you.

Anderson New Testament

bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if any one have a complaint against any; even as Christ forgave you, so also do you:

Bible in Basic English

Being gentle to one another and having forgiveness for one another, if anyone has done wrong to his brother, even as the Lord had forgiveness for you:

Common New Testament

bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord forgave you, so you also must forgive.

Daniel Mace New Testament

bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, when one has any cause of complaint against another: as the Lord forgave you, do you likewise forgive.

Darby Translation

forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any should have a complaint against any; even as the Christ has forgiven you, so also do ye.

Godbey New Testament

forbearing one another and forgiving one another, if any one may have a quarrel against any one; as Christ also forgave you, so indeed do you likewise:

Goodspeed New Testament

You must bear with one another and forgive one another, if anyone has reason to be offended with anyone else. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you must forgive.

John Wesley New Testament

Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any have a complaint against any; even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.

Julia Smith Translation

(Bearing one another, propitiating one another, if any have a complaint against any: as also Christ propitiated for you, so also ye.)

King James 2000

Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

putting up with one another and forgiving one another. If anyone should have a complaint against anyone, just as also the Lord forgave you, thus also you [do the same].

Modern King James verseion

forbearing one another and forgiving yourselves, if anyone has a complaint against any. As Christ forgave you, so also you do.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel to another; even as Christ forgave you, even so do ye.

Montgomery New Testament

bearing with one another and forgiving each other, if any one has a grievance against another. Just as Christ the Lord forgave you, so must you forgive.

New Heart English Bible

bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as the Lord forgave you, so you also do.

Noyes New Testament

bearing with each other, and forgiving each other, if any one have a complaint against another; even as Christ freely forgave you, do ye also freely forgive;

Sawyer New Testament

forbearing one another, and forgiving one another if any one has a charge against any, as Christ forgave you, so [do] you also,

The Emphasized Bible

Bearing one with another, and in favour forgiving one another - if any, against any, have a complaint, - according as, the Lord, in favour forgave you, so also ye;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

forbearing one another, and freely forgiving one another, if any man hath a complaint against another: even as Christ hath freely forgiven you, so also do ye.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Bearing with one another, and, when there is any ground for complaint, forgiving one another freely. As the Master freely forgave you, so you must forgive one another.

Webster

Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man hath a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.

Weymouth New Testament

bearing with one another and readily forgiving each other, if any one has a grievance against another. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, you also must forgive.

Williams New Testament

forbearing one another and freely forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; just as the Lord has freely forgiven you, so must you also do.

World English Bible

bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, if any man has a complaint against any; even as Christ forgave you, so you also do.

Worrell New Testament

(bearing with one another, and freely forgiving one another, if any one have a complaint against any; even as the Lord freely forgave you, so also do ye):

Worsley New Testament

bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if any one has a complaint against any: even as Christ hath forgiven you, so also do ye.

Youngs Literal Translation

forbearing one another, and forgiving each other, if any one with any one may have a quarrel, as also the Christ did forgive you -- so also ye;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀνέχομαι 
Anechomai 
Usage: 12

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 85
Usage: 249

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

μομφή 
Momphe 
Usage: 1

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

any
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

so
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

Images Colossians 3:13

Prayers for Colossians 3:13

Context Readings

Appeal For New Behavior

12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with a heart of mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience, 13 bearing with one another and forgiving one another, if someone happens to have a complaint against anyone else. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also forgive others. 14 And to all these virtues add love, which is the perfect bond.


Cross References

Ephesians 4:32

Instead, be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as God in Christ also forgave you.

Mark 11:25

Whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in heaven will also forgive you your sins."

Ephesians 4:2

with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,

James 2:13

For judgment is merciless for the one who has shown no mercy. But mercy triumphs over judgment.

Matthew 5:44

But I say to you, love your enemy and pray for those who persecute you,

Matthew 6:12

and forgive us our debts, as we ourselves have forgiven our debtors.

Matthew 6:14-15

"For if you forgive others their sins, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

Matthew 18:15-17

"If your brother sins, go and show him his fault when the two of you are alone. If he listens to you, you have regained your brother.

Matthew 18:21-35

Then Peter came to him and said, "Lord, how many times must I forgive my brother who sins against me? As many as seven times?"

Luke 5:20-24

When Jesus saw their faith he said, "Friend, your sins are forgiven."

Luke 6:35-37

But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing back. Then your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, because he is kind to ungrateful and evil people.

Luke 7:48-50

Then Jesus said to her, "Your sins are forgiven."

Luke 11:4

and forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And do not lead us into temptation."

Luke 17:3-4

Watch yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him. If he repents, forgive him.

Luke 23:34

[But Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing."] Then they threw dice to divide his clothes.

Romans 15:1-2

But we who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak, and not just please ourselves.

Romans 15:7

Receive one another, then, just as Christ also received you, to God's glory.

1 Corinthians 6:7-8

The fact that you have lawsuits among yourselves demonstrates that you have already been defeated. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be cheated?

2 Corinthians 2:10

If you forgive anyone for anything, I also forgive him -- for indeed what I have forgiven (if I have forgiven anything) I did so for you in the presence of Christ,

2 Corinthians 6:6

by purity, by knowledge, by patience, by benevolence, by the Holy Spirit, by genuine love,

Galatians 6:2

Carry one another's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.

Ephesians 5:2

and live in love, just as Christ also loved us and gave himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.

Colossians 3:12

Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with a heart of mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience,

1 Peter 2:21

For to this you were called, since Christ also suffered for you, leaving an example for you to follow in his steps.

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