Parallel Verses

World English Bible

for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and 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 product) of the Light or the Spirit [consists] in every form of kindly goodness, uprightness of heart, and trueness of life.

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:)

Jubilee 2000 Bible

(For the fruit of the Spirit 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.

NET Bible

for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, 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;

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 once darkness, but are now light in the Lord. Walk as children of light, 9 for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth, 10 proving what is well pleasing to the Lord.



Cross References

Romans 15:14

I myself am also persuaded about you, my brothers, that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, able also to admonish others.

Ephesians 4:25

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

Psalm 16:2-3

My soul, you have said to Yahweh, "You are my Lord. Apart from you I have no good thing."

John 1:47

Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and said about him, "Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom is no deceit!"

Romans 2:4

Or do you despise the riches of his goodness, forbearance, and patience, not knowing that the goodness of God leads you to repentance?

Galatians 5:22-23

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

Ephesians 4:15

but speaking truth in love, we may grow up in all things into him, who is the head, Christ;

Ephesians 6:14

Stand therefore, having the utility belt of truth buckled around your waist, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,

Philippians 1:11

being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.

1 Timothy 6:11

But you, man of God, flee these things, and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, and gentleness.

Hebrews 1:8

But of the Son he says, "Your throne, O God, is forever and ever. The scepter of uprightness is the scepter of your Kingdom.

Hebrews 11:33

who, through faith subdued kingdoms, worked out righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

1 Peter 2:24-25

who his own self bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live to righteousness; by whose stripes you were healed.

1 John 2:29

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness is born of him.

1 John 3:9-10

Whoever is born of God doesn't commit sin, because his seed remains in him; and he can't sin, because he is born of God.

3 John 1:11

Beloved, don't imitate that which is evil, but that which is good. He who does good is of God. He who does evil hasn't seen God.

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