Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

demonstrating all expressions of humility, gentleness, and patience, accepting one another in love.

New American Standard Bible

with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love,

King James Version

With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;

Holman Bible

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

A Conservative Version

with all humility and mildness, with longsuffering, forbearing each other in love.

American Standard Version

with all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;

Amplified

Living as becomes you] with complete lowliness of mind (humility) and meekness (unselfishness, gentleness, mildness), with patience, bearing with one another and making allowances because you love one another.

An Understandable Version

Live in a humble, gentle and patient way, showing tolerance [for the weaknesses] of one another out of love [for them].

Anderson New Testament

with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, bearing with one another in love,

Bible in Basic English

With all gentle and quiet behaviour, taking whatever comes, putting up with one another in love;

Common New Testament

with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love,

Daniel Mace New Testament

with all humility, meekness, and patience, bearing with one another in love;

Darby Translation

with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, bearing with one another in love;

Godbey New Testament

with all humility and meekness, with long suffering, forbearing one another in divine love;

Goodspeed New Testament

with perfect humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another lovingly.

John Wesley New Testament

With all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

with all humility and meekness, with tolerance, forbearing one another in love,

Julia Smith Translation

With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, bearing one another in love;

King James 2000

With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;

Lexham Expanded Bible

with all humility and gentleness, with patience, putting up with one another in love,

Modern King James verseion

with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

in all humbleness of mind, and meekness, and long suffering, forbearing one another through love,

Moffatt New Testament

with perfect modesty and gentleness, showing forbearance to one another patiently, zealous in love

Montgomery New Testament

With all humility and gentleness and long-suffering forbear with one another in love;

NET Bible

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

New Heart English Bible

with all lowliness and humility, with patience, bearing with one another in love;

Noyes New Testament

with all humility and meekness, with longsuffering; bearing with one another in love,

Sawyer New Testament

with all humility and meekness, with long suffering, forbearing one another in love,

The Emphasized Bible

With all lowliness and meekness, with long suffering, bearing one with another in love,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

with all humility and meekness, with long suffering, forbearing one another in love;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Always humble and gentle, patient, bearing lovingly with one another,

Webster

With all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love;

Weymouth New Testament

with all lowliness of mind and unselfishness, and with patience, bearing with one another lovingly, and earnestly striving to maintain,

Williams New Testament

with perfect humility and gentleness, with patience, lovingly bearing with one another,

World English Bible

with all lowliness and humility, with patience, bearing with one another in love;

Worrell New Testament

with all humility and meekness, with long-suffering, bearing with one another in love;

Worsley New Testament

and with long-suffering forbear one another in love,

Youngs Literal Translation

with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ταπεινοφροσύνη 
Tapeinophrosune 
Usage: 7

and

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

πρᾳότης 
Praotes 
Usage: 9

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

μακροθυμία 
Makrothumia 
Usage: 14

ἀνέχομαι 
Anechomai 
Usage: 12

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 4:2

Devotionals containing Ephesians 4:2

Images Ephesians 4:2

Prayers for Ephesians 4:2

Context Readings

Christians Should Live In Unity

1 I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, urge you to live in a way that is worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 demonstrating all expressions of humility, gentleness, and patience, accepting one another in love. 3 Do your best to maintain the unity of the Spirit by means of the bond of peace.


Cross References

Colossians 3:12-13

Therefore, as God's chosen ones, holy and loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience.

Acts 20:19

I served the Lord with all humility, with tears, and with trials that came to me through the plots of the Jews.

Numbers 12:3

Now the man Moses was very humble more than any person on earth.

Psalm 45:4

In your majesty ride forth for the cause of truth, humility, and righteousness; and your strong right hand will teach you awesome things.

Psalm 138:6

Though the LORD is highly exalted, yet he pays attention to those who are lowly regarded, but he is aware of the arrogant from afar.

Proverbs 3:34

Though God scoffs at scoffers, he gives grace to the humble.

Proverbs 16:19

Better to be humble among the poor, than to share what is stolen with the proud.

Isaiah 57:15

"For this is what the high and lofty One says, who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: "He lives in the height and in holiness, and also with the one who is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite.

Isaiah 61:1-3

"The Spirit of the LORD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed and to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives, and release from darkness for the prisoners;

Zephaniah 2:3

seek the LORD, all you humble people of the land, who do what he commands. Seek righteousness! Seek humility! Maybe you will be protected in the Day of the LORD's anger."

Zechariah 9:9

"Rejoice greatly, daughter of Zion; cry out, daughter of Jerusalem! Look! Your king is coming to you. He is righteous, and he is able to save. He is humble, and is riding on a colt, the foal of a donkey.

Matthew 5:3-5

"How blessed are those who are destitute in spirit, because the kingdom from heaven belongs to them!

Matthew 11:29

Place my yoke on you and learn from me, because I am gentle and humble, and you will find rest for your souls,

Mark 9:19

Jesus told them, "You unbelieving generation! How long must I be with you? How long must I put up with you? Bring him to me!"

Romans 15:1

Now we who are strong ought to be patient with the weaknesses of those who are not strong and must stop pleasing ourselves.

1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Love is always patient; love is always kind; love is never envious or arrogant with pride. Nor is she conceited,

1 Corinthians 13:7

She bears up under everything; believes the best in all; there is no limit to her hope, and never will she fall.

Galatians 5:22-23

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

Galatians 6:2

Practice carrying each other's burdens. In this way you will fulfill the law of the Messiah.

Ephesians 1:4

just as he chose us in the Messiah before the creation of the universe to be holy and blameless in his presence. In love

1 Timothy 6:11

But you, man of God, must flee from all these things. Instead, you must pursue righteousness, godliness, faithfulness, love, endurance, and gentleness.

2 Timothy 2:25

and gentle when refuting opponents. After all, maybe God will allow them to repent and to come to a full knowledge of the truth,

James 1:21

Therefore, rid yourselves of everything impure and every expression of wickedness, and with a gentle spirit welcome the word planted in you that can save your souls.

James 3:15-18

That kind of wisdom does not come from above. No, it is worldly, self-centered, and demonic.

1 Peter 3:15

Instead, exalt the Messiah" as Lord in your lives. Always be prepared to give a defense to everyone who asks you to explain the hope you have.

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