Parallel Verses

Amplified

Therefore, rejecting all falsity and being done now with it, let everyone express the truth with his neighbor, for we are all parts of one body and members one of another.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore, laying aside falsehood, SPEAK TRUTH EACH ONE of you WITH HIS NEIGHBOR, for we are members of one another.

King James Version

Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour: for we are members one of another.

Holman Bible

Since you put away lying, Speak the truth, each one to his neighbor, because we are members of one another.

International Standard Version

Therefore, stripping off falsehood, "let each of us speak the truth to his neighbor," for we belong to one another.

A Conservative Version

Therefore having put off falsehood, let each man speak truth with his neighbor, because we are body-parts of each other.

American Standard Version

Wherefore, putting away falsehood, speak ye truth each one with his neighbor: for we are members one of another.

An Understandable Version

So then, put away lying and [Zech 8:16], "Each one should speak truthfully with his neighbor," because we are parts of one another [i.e., in the one body].

Anderson New Testament

For which reason, putting away lying, speak, every one, truth with his neighbor: for we are members one of another.

Bible in Basic English

And so, putting away false words, let everyone say what is true to his neighbour: for we are parts one of another.

Common New Testament

Therefore, laying aside falsehood, each one of you must speak truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Wherefore leave off the practice of lying, and let every man speak truth to his neighbour: for we are all members of one society.

Darby Translation

Wherefore, having put off falsehood, speak truth every one with his neighbour, because we are members one of another.

Godbey New Testament

Therefore, having laid aside lying, speak the truth each one with his neighbors: because we are members of one another.

Goodspeed New Testament

So you must lay aside falsehood and each tell his neighbor the truth, for we are parts of one another.

John Wesley New Testament

Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour; for we are members one of another.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, leaving the lie, speak every man truth with his neighbour, for we are members one of another.

Julia Smith Translation

Wherefore falsehood ye having put away, speak the truth each with his neighbor: for ye are members one of another.

King James 2000

Therefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbor: for we are members one of another.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore, putting aside the lie, speak truth each one of you with his neighbor, because we are members of one another.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore putting away lying, let each man speak truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore, put away lying, and speak every man truth unto his neighbor, forasmuch as we are members one of another.

Moffatt New Testament

Lay aside falsehood, then, let each tell his neighbour the truth, for we are members one of another.

Montgomery New Testament

So then put away falseness and speak every man the truth to his neighbor, for we are members one of another.

NET Bible

Therefore, having laid aside falsehood, each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore, putting away falsehood, speak truth each one with his neighbor. For we are members of one another.

Noyes New Testament

Wherefore having put away falsehood, speak truth every one with his neighbor; for we are members one of another.

Sawyer New Testament

Wherefore, laying aside lying let every one speak the truth to his neighbor, for we are members one of another.

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore, stripping off what is false, be speaking truth each one with his neighbour, because we are members one of another;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Wherefore putting away lying, speak truth, every one with his neighbour: for we are members one of another.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Since, therefore, you have cast off what is false, 'you must every one of you speak the truth to your neighbors.' For we are united to one another like the parts of a body.

Webster

Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbor: for we are members one of another.

Weymouth New Testament

For this reason, laying aside falsehood, every one of you should speak the truth to his fellow man; for we are, as it were, parts of one another.

Williams New Testament

So you must lay aside falsehood and each of you practice telling the truth to his neighbor, for we are parts of one another.

World English Bible

Therefore, putting away falsehood, speak truth each one with his neighbor. For we are members of one another.

Worrell New Testament

Wherefore, having put away false-hood, speak ye truth each one with his neighbor, because we are members one of another.

Worsley New Testament

Wherefore putting away lying, speak ye every one truth to his neighbor; for we are all members of one society.

Youngs Literal Translation

Wherefore, putting away the lying, speak truth each with his neighbour, because we are members one of another;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
διό 
Dio 
Usage: 52

ἀποτίθημι 
Apotithemi 
Usage: 8

ψεῦδος 
Pseudos 
Usage: 8

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

ἕκαστος 
hekastos 
Usage: 73

ἀλήθεια 
Aletheia 
Usage: 87

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

his

Usage: 0

πλησίον 
Plesion 
Usage: 12

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

we are
ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
Usage: 50

μέλος 
melos 
Usage: 32

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 4:25

References

Images Ephesians 4:25

Prayers for Ephesians 4:25

Context Readings

Old Behavior, New Behavior, And Motivation

24 And put on the new nature (the regenerate self) created in God's image, [Godlike] in true righteousness and holiness. 25 Therefore, rejecting all falsity and being done now with it, let everyone express the truth with his neighbor, for we are all parts of one body and members one of another. 26 When angry, do not sin; do not ever let your wrath (your exasperation, your fury or indignation) last until the sun goes down.


Cross References

Colossians 3:9

Do not lie to one another, for you have stripped off the old (unregenerate) self with its evil practices,

Zechariah 8:16

These are the things that you shall do: speak every man the truth with his neighbor; render the truth and pronounce the judgment or verdict that makes for peace in [the courts at] your gates.

Romans 12:5

So we, numerous as we are, are one body in Christ (the Messiah) and individually we are parts one of another [mutually dependent on one another].

Ephesians 4:15

Rather, let our lives lovingly express truth [in all things, speaking truly, dealing truly, living truly]. Enfolded in love, let us grow up in every way and in all things into Him Who is the Head, [even] Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

Leviticus 19:11

You shall not steal, or deal falsely, or lie one to another.

Proverbs 8:7

For my mouth shall utter truth, and wrongdoing is detestable and loathsome to my lips.

Proverbs 12:17

He who breathes out truth shows forth righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God), but a false witness utters deceit.

Proverbs 12:22

Lying lips are extremely disgusting and hateful to the Lord, but they who deal faithfully are His delight.

1 Kings 13:18

He answered, I am a prophet also, as you are. And an angel spoke to me by the word of the Lord, saying, Bring him back with you to your house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied to him.

Psalm 52:3

You love evil more than good, and lying rather than to speak righteousness, justice, and right. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 119:29

Remove from me the way of falsehood and unfaithfulness [to You], and graciously impart Your law to me.

Proverbs 6:17

A proud look [the spirit that makes one overestimate himself and underestimate others], a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,

Proverbs 12:19

Truthful lips shall be established forever, but a lying tongue is [credited] but for a moment.

Proverbs 21:6

Securing treasures by a lying tongue is a vapor driven to and fro; those who seek them seek death.

Isaiah 9:15

The elderly and honored man, he is the head; and the prophet who teaches lies, he is the tail.

Isaiah 59:3-4

For your hands are defiled with blood and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue mutters wickedness.

Isaiah 63:8

For He said, Surely they are My people, sons who will not lie [who will not deal falsely with Me]; and so He was to them a Savior [in all their distresses].

Jeremiah 9:3-5

And they bend their tongue, [which is] their bow for the lies [they shoot]. And not according to faithfulness do they rule and become strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know and understand and acknowledge Me, says the Lord.

Hosea 4:2

There is nothing but [false] swearing and breaking faith and killing and stealing and committing adultery; they break out [into violence], one [deed of] bloodshed following close on another.

Zechariah 8:19

Thus says the Lord of hosts: The fast of the fourth month and the fast of the fifth, the fast of the seventh and the fast of the tenth, shall be to the house of Judah times of joy and gladness and cheerful, appointed seasons; therefore [in order that this may happen to you, as the condition of fulfilling the promise] love truth and peace.

John 8:44

You are of your father, the devil, and it is your will to practice the lusts and gratify the desires [which are characteristic] of your father. He was a murderer from the beginning and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a falsehood, he speaks what is natural to him, for he is a liar [himself] and the father of lies and of all that is false.

Acts 5:3-4

But Peter said, Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart that you should lie to and attempt to deceive the Holy Spirit, and should [in violation of your promise] withdraw secretly and appropriate to your own use part of the price from the sale of the land?

1 Corinthians 10:17

For we [no matter how] numerous we are, are one body, because we all partake of the one Bread [the One Whom the communion bread represents].

1 Corinthians 12:12-27

For just as the body is a unity and yet has many parts, and all the parts, though many, form [only] one body, so it is with Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

2 Corinthians 7:14

For if I had boasted to him at all concerning you, I was not disappointed or put to shame, but just as everything we ever said to you was true, so our boasting [about you] to Titus has proved true also.

1 Timothy 1:10

[For] impure and immoral persons, those who abuse themselves with men, kidnapers, liars, perjurers -- "and whatever else is opposed to wholesome teaching and sound doctrine

1 Timothy 4:2

Through the hypocrisy and pretensions of liars whose consciences are seared (cauterized),

Titus 1:2

[Resting] in the hope of eternal life, [life] which the ever truthful God Who cannot deceive promised before the world or the ages of time began.

Titus 1:12

One of their [very] number, a prophet of their own, said, Cretans are always liars, hurtful beasts, idle and lazy gluttons.

Revelation 21:8

But as for the cowards and the ignoble and the contemptible and the cravenly lacking in courage and the cowardly submissive, and as for the unbelieving and faithless, and as for the depraved and defiled with abominations, and as for murderers and the lewd and adulterous and the practicers of magic arts and the idolaters (those who give supreme devotion to anyone or anything other than God) and all liars (those who knowingly convey untruth by word or deed) -- "[all of these shall have] their part in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone. This is the second death.

Revelation 22:15

[But] without are the dogs and those who practice sorceries (magic arts) and impurity [the lewd, adulterers] and the murderers and idolaters and everyone who loves and deals in falsehood (untruth, error, deception, cheating).

Ephesians 5:30

Because we are members (parts) of His body.

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