Parallel Verses

World English Bible

"Be angry, and don't sin." Don't let the sun go down on your wrath,

New American Standard Bible

BE ANGRY, AND yet DO NOT SIN; do not let the sun go down on your anger,

King James Version

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Holman Bible

Be angry and do not sin. Don’t let the sun go down on your anger,

International Standard Version

"Be angry, yet do not sin." Do not let the sun set while you are still angry,

A Conservative Version

Be ye angry, and sin not. Let not the sun go down upon your wrath,

American Standard Version

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Amplified

When angry, do not sin; do not ever let your wrath (your exasperation, your fury or indignation) last until the sun goes down.

An Understandable Version

[Psa. 4:4 says], "Be angry [i.e., at wrongdoing. See Mark 3:5], but do not sin" [i.e., by harboring bitterness or retaliation]. Do not allow the sun to go down while you are still provoked.

Anderson New Testament

Be angry, and yet do not sin: let not the sun go down on your wrath,

Bible in Basic English

Be angry without doing wrong; let not the sun go down on your wrath;

Common New Testament

Be angry, and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger,

Daniel Mace New Testament

are you angry? have a care you don't sin. "let not the sun go down upon your wrath,"

Darby Translation

Be angry, and do not sin; let not the sun set upon your wrath,

Godbey New Testament

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your provocation:

Goodspeed New Testament

Be angry, but do not sin. The sun must not go down upon your anger;

John Wesley New Testament

Be ye angry, and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be ye angry and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath,

Julia Smith Translation

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your fit of anger:

King James 2000

Be angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun set on your anger,

Modern King James verseion

Be angry, and do not sin. Do not let the sun go down upon your wrath,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be angry, but sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath,

Moffatt New Testament

Be angry but do not sin; never let the sun set upon your exasperation,

Montgomery New Testament

"Be angry and sin not"; let not the sun go down upon your anger.

NET Bible

Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on the cause of your anger.

New Heart English Bible

"Be angry, and do not sin." Do not let the sun go down on your wrath,

Noyes New Testament

"Be angry, and sin not;" let not the sun go down upon your wrath;

Sawyer New Testament

Be angry and sin not; let not the sun go down on your wrath,

The Emphasized Bible

Be ye angry, and not committing sin, let not the sun be going down upon your angry mood,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Are ye provoked; and do you not sin? let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Twentieth Century New Testament

'Be angry, yet do not sin.' Do not let the sun go down upon your anger;

Webster

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Weymouth New Testament

If angry, beware of sinning. Let not your irritation last until the sun goes down;

Williams New Testament

If you do get angry, you must stop sinning in your anger. Do not ever let the sun go down on your anger;

Worrell New Testament

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath;

Worsley New Testament

Be angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath;

Youngs Literal Translation

be angry and do not sin; let not the sun go down upon your wrath,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Be ye angry
ὀργίζω 
Orgizo 
be angry, be wroth
Usage: 3

and

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

sin
ἁμαρτάνω 
Hamartano 
Usage: 35

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

let
ἐπιδύω 
Epiduo 
go down
Usage: 1

the sun
ἥλιος 
helios 
Usage: 25

go down
ἐπιδύω 
Epiduo 
go down
Usage: 1

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Ephesians 4:26

References

Easton

Hastings

Watsons

Images Ephesians 4:26

Context Readings

Old Behavior, New Behavior, And Motivation

25 Therefore, putting away falsehood, speak truth each one with his neighbor. For we are members of one another. 26 "Be angry, and don't sin." Don't let the sun go down on your wrath, 27 neither give place to the devil.


Cross References

Psalm 37:8

Cease from anger, and forsake wrath. Don't fret, it leads only to evildoing.

Mark 3:5

When he had looked around at them with anger, being grieved at the hardening of their hearts, he said to the man, "Stretch out your hand." He stretched it out, and his hand was restored as healthy as the other.

Psalm 4:4

Stand in awe, and don't sin. Search your own heart on your bed, and be still. Selah.

Proverbs 14:29

He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a quick temper displays folly.

Proverbs 19:11

The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger. It is his glory to overlook an offense.

Ecclesiastes 7:9

Don't be hasty in your spirit to be angry, for anger rests in the bosom of fools.

Romans 12:19-21

Don't seek revenge yourselves, beloved, but give place to God's wrath. For it is written, "Vengeance belongs to me; I will repay, says the Lord."

Ephesians 4:31-32

Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, outcry, and slander, be put away from you, with all malice.

James 1:19

So, then, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger;

Exodus 11:8

All these your servants shall come down to me, and bow down themselves to me, saying, "Get out, with all the people who follow you;" and after that I will go out.'" He went out from Pharaoh in hot anger.

Numbers 20:10-13

Moses and Aaron gathered the assembly together before the rock, and he said to them, "Hear now, you rebels; shall we bring you water out of this rock for you?"

Numbers 20:24

"Aaron shall be gathered to his people; for he shall not enter into the land which I have given to the children of Israel, because you rebelled against my word at the waters of Meribah.

Numbers 25:7-11

When Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, saw it, he rose up from the midst of the congregation, and took a spear in his hand;

Deuteronomy 24:15

in his day you shall give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down on it; for he is poor, and sets his heart on it: lest he cry against you to Yahweh, and it be sin to you.

Nehemiah 5:6-13

I was very angry when I heard their cry and these words.

Psalm 106:30-33

Then Phinehas stood up, and executed judgment, so the plague was stopped.

Proverbs 25:23

The north wind brings forth rain: so a backbiting tongue brings an angry face.

Matthew 5:22

But I tell you, that everyone who is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment; and whoever shall say to his brother, 'Raca!' shall be in danger of the council; and whoever shall say, 'You fool!' shall be in danger of the fire of Gehenna.

Mark 10:14

But when Jesus saw it, he was moved with indignation, and said to them, "Allow the little children to come to me! Don't forbid them, for the Kingdom of God belongs to such as these.

Exodus 32:21-22

Moses said to Aaron, "What did these people do to you, that you have brought a great sin on them?"

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