Parallel Verses

Amplified

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God [do not offend or vex or sadden Him], by Whom you were sealed (marked, branded as God's own, secured) for the day of redemption (of final deliverance through Christ from evil and the consequences of sin).

New American Standard Bible

Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

King James Version

And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.

Holman Bible

And don’t grieve God’s Holy Spirit. You were sealed by Him for the day of redemption.

International Standard Version

Do not grieve the Holy Spirit, by whom you were marked with a seal for the day of redemption.

A Conservative Version

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in which ye are sealed for a day of redemption.

American Standard Version

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, in whom ye were sealed unto the day of redemption.

An Understandable Version

And do not grieve God's Holy Spirit by whom you were sealed [i.e., given evidence of God's ownership] until the day of redemption [i.e., until you receive your new body in heaven. See 1:14].

Anderson New Testament

and grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, with which you have been sealed for the day of redemption.

Bible in Basic English

And do not give grief to the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were marked for the day of salvation.

Common New Testament

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

Daniel Mace New Testament

grieve not the holy spirit of God, by whom you are sealed against the day of deliverance:

Darby Translation

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with which ye have been sealed for the day of redemption.

Godbey New Testament

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed unto the day of redemption.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must not offend God's holy Spirit, with which you have been marked for the Day of Redemption.

John Wesley New Testament

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God with which ye are sealed for the day of redemption.

Julia Smith Translation

And grieve ye not the Holy Spirit of God in which ye were sealed to the day of redemption.

King James 2000

And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, by whom you are sealed unto the day of redemption.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

Modern King James verseion

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you are sealed until the day of redemption.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And grieve not the holy spirit of God, by whom ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.

Moffatt New Testament

And do not vex God's holy Spirit, by whom you have been sealed for the day of redemption.

Montgomery New Testament

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you have been sealed for the day of redemption.

NET Bible

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

New Heart English Bible

Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

Noyes New Testament

and grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, whereby ye were sealed unto the day of redemption.

Sawyer New Testament

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, by which you were sealed to the day of redemption.

The Emphasized Bible

And be not grieving the Holy Spirit of God, wherewith ye have been sealed unto a day of redemption;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye have been sealed unto the day of redemption.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And do not grieve God's Holy Spirit; for it was through that Spirit that God sealed you as his, against the Day of Redemption.

Webster

And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed to the day of redemption.

Weymouth New Testament

And beware of grieving the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you have been sealed in preparation for the day of Redemption.

Williams New Testament

You must stop offending the Holy Spirit of God by whom you have been stamped for the day of redemption.

World English Bible

Don't grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.

Worrell New Testament

And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, in Whom ye were sealed unto the day of redemption.

Worsley New Testament

And grieve not the holy Spirit of God whereby ye are sealed to the day of redemption.

Youngs Literal Translation

and make not sorrowful the Holy Spirit of God, in which ye were sealed to a day of redemption.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

λυπέω 
Lupeo 
Usage: 24

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

the holy
G40
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

ye are sealed
σφραγίζω 
Sphragizo 
seal, set to seal, stop, seal up, set a seal, vr seal
Usage: 25

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 4:30

Devotionals containing Ephesians 4:30

Images Ephesians 4:30

Context Readings

Old Behavior, New Behavior, And Motivation

29 Let no foul or polluting language, nor evil word nor unwholesome or worthless talk [ever] come out of your mouth, but only such [speech] as is good and beneficial to the spiritual progress of others, as is fitting to the need and the occasion, that it may be a blessing and give grace (God's favor) to those who hear it. 30 And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God [do not offend or vex or sadden Him], by Whom you were sealed (marked, branded as God's own, secured) for the day of redemption (of final deliverance through Christ from evil and the consequences of sin). 31 Let all bitterness and indignation and wrath (passion, rage, bad temper) and resentment (anger, animosity) and quarreling (brawling, clamor, contention) and slander (evil-speaking, abusive or blasphemous language) be banished from you, with all malice (spite, ill will, or baseness of any kind).


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 5:19

Do not quench (suppress or subdue) the [Holy] Spirit;

Isaiah 63:10

But they rebelled and grieved His Holy Spirit; therefore He turned to become their enemy and Himself fought against them.

Romans 8:23

And not only the creation, but we ourselves too, who have and enjoy the firstfruits of the [Holy] Spirit [a foretaste of the blissful things to come] groan inwardly as we wait for the redemption of our bodies [from sensuality and the grave, which will reveal] our adoption (our manifestation as God's sons).

Genesis 6:3

Then the Lord said, My Spirit shall not forever dwell and strive with man, for he also is flesh; but his days shall yet be 120 years.

Genesis 6:6

And the Lord regretted that He had made man on the earth, and He was grieved at heart.

Judges 10:16

So they put away the foreign gods from among them and served the Lord, and His heart became impatient over the misery of Israel.

Psalm 78:40

How often they defied and rebelled against Him in the wilderness and grieved Him in the desert!

Psalm 95:10

Forty years long was I grieved and disgusted with that generation, and I said, It is a people that do err in their hearts, and they do not approve, acknowledge, or regard My ways.

Isaiah 7:13

And [Isaiah] said, Hear then, O house of David! Is it a small thing for you to weary and try the patience of men, but will you weary and try the patience of my God also?

Ezekiel 16:43

Because you have not [earnestly] remembered the days of your youth but have enraged Me with all these things, therefore behold, I also will bring your deeds down on your own head, says the Lord God. Did you not commit this lewdness above and in addition to all your other abominations?

Mark 3:5

And He glanced around at them with vexation and anger, grieved at the hardening of their hearts, and said to the man, Hold out your hand. He held it out, and his hand was [completely] restored.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But it is from Him that you have your life in Christ Jesus, Whom God made our Wisdom from God, [revealed to us a knowledge of the divine plan of salvation previously hidden, manifesting itself as] our Righteousness [thus making us upright and putting us in right standing with God], and our Consecration [making us pure and holy], and our Redemption [providing our ransom from eternal penalty for sin].

1 Corinthians 15:54

And when this perishable puts on the imperishable and this that was capable of dying puts on freedom from death, then shall be fulfilled the Scripture that says, Death is swallowed up (utterly vanquished forever) in and unto victory.

Isaiah 43:24

You have not bought Me sweet cane with money, or satiated Me with the fat of your sacrifices. But you have only burdened Me with your sins; you have wearied Me with your iniquities.

Hosea 13:14

Should I ransom them from the power of Sheol (the place of the dead)? Should I redeem them from death? O death, where are your plagues? O Sheol, where is your destruction? Relenting and compassion are hidden from My eyes.

Luke 21:28

Now when these things begin to occur, look up and lift up your heads, because your redemption (deliverance) is drawing near.

Acts 7:51

You stubborn and stiff-necked people, still heathen and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you are always actively resisting the Holy Spirit. As your forefathers [were], so you [are and so you do]!

Romans 8:11

And if the Spirit of Him Who raised up Jesus from the dead dwells in you, [then] He Who raised up Christ Jesus from the dead will also restore to life your mortal (short-lived, perishable) bodies through His Spirit Who dwells in you.

Ephesians 1:13-14

In Him you also who have heard the Word of Truth, the glad tidings (Gospel) of your salvation, and have believed in and adhered to and relied on Him, were stamped with the seal of the long-promised Holy Spirit.

Hebrews 3:10

And so I was provoked (displeased and sorely grieved) with that generation, and said, They always err and are led astray in their hearts, and they have not perceived or recognized My ways and become progressively better and more experimentally and intimately acquainted with them.

Hebrews 3:17

And with whom was He irritated and provoked and grieved for forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose dismembered bodies were strewn and left in the desert?

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