Parallel Verses

NET Bible

for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth --

New American Standard Bible

(for the fruit of the Light consists in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

King James Version

(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

Holman Bible

for the fruit of the light results in all goodness, righteousness, and truth

International Standard Version

for the fruit that the light produces consists of every form of goodness, righteousness, and truth.

A Conservative Version

(for the fruit of the spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

American Standard Version

(for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Amplified

(for the fruit [the effect, the result] of the Light consists in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

An Understandable Version

(for the product of light consists of everything good and right and true).

Anderson New Testament

(for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

Bible in Basic English

(Because the fruit of the light is in all righteousness and in everything which is good and true),

Common New Testament

(for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the natural effect of light, is universal benevolence, justice, and truth:

Darby Translation

(for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)

Godbey New Testament

(for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Goodspeed New Testament

for light leads to perfect goodness, uprightness, and truth;

John Wesley New Testament

walk as children of light; (The fruit of the light is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth:)

Julia Smith Translation

(For the fruit of the Spirit in all goodness and justice and truth.;)

King James 2000

(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

Lexham Expanded Bible

(for the fruit of the light [is] in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Modern King James verseion

(for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the fruit of the spirit is, in all goodness, righteousness, and truth.

Moffatt New Testament

(for the fruit of light consists in all that is good and right and true),

Montgomery New Testament

Lead the life of children of light, for the fruit of the light consists in every kind of goodness and uprightness and truth.

New Heart English Bible

for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,

Noyes New Testament

for the fruit of the light is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth,

The Emphasized Bible

For, the fruit of the light, is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

(for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the outcome of life in the Light may be seen in every form of goodness, righteousness, and sincerity--

Webster

(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth;)

Weymouth New Testament

Live and act as sons of Light--for the effect of the Light is seen in every kind of goodness, uprightness and truth--

Williams New Testament

for the product of light consists in practicing everything that is good and right and true;

World English Bible

for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,

Worrell New Testament

(for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),

Worsley New Testament

walk therefore as children of light, (for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)

Youngs Literal Translation

for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

the fruit
καρπός 
Karpos 
Usage: 25

of the Spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

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

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

G19
ἀγαθωσύνη 
Agathosune 
Usage: 4

and



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

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Ephesians 5:9

Context Readings

Light Versus Darkness

8 for you were at one time darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of the light -- 9 for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth -- 10 trying to learn what is pleasing to the Lord.



Cross References

Romans 15:14

But I myself am fully convinced about you, my brothers and sisters, that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, and able to instruct one another.

Ephesians 4:25

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

Psalm 16:2-3

I say to the Lord, "You are the Lord, my only source of well-being."

John 1:47

Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and exclaimed, "Look, a true Israelite in whom there is no deceit!"

Romans 2:4

Or do you have contempt for the wealth of his kindness, forbearance, and patience, and yet do not know that God's kindness leads you to repentance?

Galatians 5:22-23

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

Ephesians 4:15

But practicing the truth in love, we will in all things grow up into Christ, who is the head.

Ephesians 6:14

Stand firm therefore, by fastening the belt of truth around your waist, by putting on the breastplate of righteousness,

Philippians 1:11

filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ to the glory and praise of God.

1 Timothy 6:11

But you, as a person dedicated to God, keep away from all that. Instead pursue righteousness, godliness, faithfulness, love, endurance, and gentleness.

Hebrews 1:8

but of the Son he says, "Your throne, O God, is forever and ever, and a righteous scepter is the scepter of your kingdom.

Hebrews 11:33

Through faith they conquered kingdoms, administered justice, gained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,

1 Peter 2:24-25

He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we may cease from sinning and live for righteousness. By his wounds you were healed.

1 John 2:29

If you know that he is righteous, you also know that everyone who practices righteousness has been fathered by him.

1 John 3:9-10

Everyone who has been fathered by God does not practice sin, because God's seed resides in him, and thus he is not able to sin, because he has been fathered by God.

3 John 1:11

Dear friend, do not imitate what is bad but what is good. The one who does good is of God; the one who does what is bad has not seen God.

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