Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.

New American Standard Bible

Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.

King James Version

And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

And be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another just as God has forgiven you in the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

And become good toward each other, compassionate, forgiving each other, even as also God in Christ forgave us.

American Standard Version

and be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, even as God also in Christ forgave you.

Amplified

And become useful and helpful and kind to one another, tenderhearted (compassionate, understanding, loving-hearted), forgiving one another [readily and freely], as God in Christ forgave you.

An Understandable Version

and be kind and compassionate toward one another, forgiving each other, just as God also forgave you [because of your fellowship] in Christ.

Anderson New Testament

and be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, as God in Christ has forgiven you.

Bible in Basic English

And be kind to one another, full of pity, having forgiveness for one another, even as God in Christ had forgiveness for you.

Common New Testament

Be kind and tenderhearted to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

be mutually kind, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Darby Translation

and be to one another kind, compassionate, forgiving one another, so as God also in Christ has forgiven you.

Godbey New Testament

But be ye kind toward one another, merciful, forgiving one another, as indeed God in Christ forgave you.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must be kind to one another, you must be tender-hearted, and forgive one another just as God through Christ has forgiven you.

John Wesley New Testament

And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted; forgiving one another; as God also for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another even as God has forgiven you in Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

And be ye kind one to another, having good bowels, favoring each other, as also God in Christ Jesus favored you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Become kind toward one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as also God in Christ has forgiven you.

Modern King James verseion

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be ye courteous one to another, and merciful, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake forgave you.

Moffatt New Testament

be kind to each other, be tender-hearted, be generous to each other as God has been generous to you in Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

and be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ has forgiven you.

NET Bible

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

New Heart English Bible

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, just as God also in Christ forgave you.

Noyes New Testament

and be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you.

Sawyer New Testament

But be kind one to another, merciful, giving one to another, as God also in Christ gave to you.

The Emphasized Bible

And be ye gracious one to another, tenderly affectionate, in favour forgiving one another - even as, God also, in Christ, hath in favour forgiven you;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but be ye kind one to another, full of sensibility, forgiving mutually, even as God in Christ hath forgiven you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, ready to forgive one another, just as God, in Christ, forgave you.

Webster

And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

Weymouth New Testament

On the contrary learn to be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, just as God in Christ has also forgiven you.

Williams New Testament

You must practice being kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has graciously forgiven you.

World English Bible

And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, just as God also in Christ forgave you.

Worrell New Testament

and become kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God also in Christ forgave you.

Worsley New Testament

tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgiveth you.

Youngs Literal Translation

and become one to another kind, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, according as also God in Christ did forgive you.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

be ye
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

χρηστός 
Chrestos 
Usage: 4

one
ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

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

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

εὔσπλαγχνος 
Eusplagchnos 
Usage: 2

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249


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

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

χαρίζομαι 
Charizomai 
Usage: 21

Images Ephesians 4:32

Context Readings

Old Behavior, New Behavior, And Motivation

31 Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: 32 And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.


Cross References

Colossians 3:12-13

Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, compassion, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;

2 Corinthians 2:10

To whom you forgive anything, I forgive also: for if I forgave anything, to whom I forgave it, for your sakes I forgave it in the person of Christ;

Matthew 6:12

And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.

Matthew 6:14-15

For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:

Mark 11:25

And when you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against any: that your Father also who is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses.

Luke 6:37

Judge not, and you shall not be judged: condemn not, and you shall not be condemned: forgive, and you shall be forgiven:

Romans 12:20-21

Therefore if your enemy hungers, feed him; if he thirsts, give him drink: for in so doing you shall heap coals of fire on his head.

1 Corinthians 13:4

Love suffers long, and is kind; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,

2 Corinthians 2:7

So that instead you ought rather to forgive him, and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one should be swallowed up with too much sorrow.

Ephesians 5:1

Be you therefore followers of God, as dear children;

1 Peter 3:8-9

Finally, be all of one mind, having compassion one with another, love as brethren, be tender hearted, be courteous:

1 John 1:9

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Genesis 50:17-18

So shall you say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray you now, the trespass of your brothers, and their sin; for they did unto you evil: and now, we pray you, forgive the trespass of the servants of the God of your father. And Joseph wept when they spoke unto him.

Ruth 2:20

And Naomi said unto her daughter-in-law, Blessed be he of the LORD, who has not left off his kindness to the living and to the dead. And Naomi said unto her, The man is near of kin unto us, one of our closest kinsmen.

Psalm 112:4-5

Unto the upright there arises light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.

Psalm 112:9

He has dispersed, he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his strength shall be exalted with honor.

Psalm 145:9

The LORD is good to all: and his tender mercies are over all his works.

Proverbs 12:10

A righteous man regards the life of his animal: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.

Proverbs 19:22

The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.

Isaiah 57:1

The righteous perishes, and no man lays it to heart: and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from the evil to come.

Matthew 18:21-35

Then came Peter to him, and said, Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times?

Luke 1:78

Through the tender mercy of our God; by which the dawn from on high has visited us,

Luke 6:35

But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing in return; and your reward shall be great, and you shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil.

Luke 11:4

And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.

Luke 17:4

And if he trespasses against you seven times in a day, and seven times in a day turns again to you, saying, I repent; you shall forgive him.

Acts 28:2

And the native people showed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold.

Romans 12:10

Be tender loving one to another with brotherly love; in honor preferring one another;

2 Corinthians 6:6

By pureness, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Spirit, by love unfeigned,

James 5:11

Behold, we count them happy who endure. You have heard of the patience of Job, and have seen the end of the Lord; that the Lord is very compassionate, and of tender mercy.

2 Peter 1:7

And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness love.

1 John 2:12

I write unto you, little children, because your sins are forgiven you for his name's sake.

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