Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But if a man is righteous and practices justice and righteousness,

King James Version

But if a man be just, and do that which is lawful and right,

Holman Bible

"Now suppose a man is righteous and does what is just and right:

International Standard Version

"If a person is righteous, and practices what's lawful and right,

A Conservative Version

But if a man be just, and does that which is lawful and right.

American Standard Version

But if a man be just, and do that which is lawful and right,

Amplified

But if a man is [uncompromisingly] righteous (upright and in right standing with God) and does what is lawful and right,

Bible in Basic English

But if a man is upright, living rightly and doing righteousness,

Darby Translation

And if a man be righteous, and do judgment and justice:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But if a man is just and does judgment and righteousness,

Julia Smith Translation

And if a man shall be just and do judgment and justice,

King James 2000

But if a man is just, and does that which is lawful and right,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if a man is righteous and does justice and righteousness,

Modern King James verseion

But a man that is just and does what is just and right,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If a man be godly, and do the thing that is equal and right,

NET Bible

"Suppose a man is righteous. He practices what is just and right,

New Heart English Bible

"But if a man is just, and does that which is lawful and right,

The Emphasized Bible

But when, any man, shall be righteous, and do justice and righteousness:

Webster

But if a man is just, and doeth that which is lawful and right,

World English Bible

But if a man is just, and does that which is lawful and right,

Youngs Literal Translation

And a man, when he is righteous, And hath done judgment and righteousness,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But if a man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

be just
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

and do

Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

God's Just Treatment Of Individuals, Both Righteous And Wicked

4 "Behold, all souls are Mine; the soul of the father as well as the soul of the son is Mine The soul who sins will die. 5 "But if a man is righteous and practices justice and righteousness, 6 and does not eat at the mountain shrines or lift up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, or defile his neighbor's wife or approach a woman during her menstrual period--


Cross References

Genesis 18:19

"For I have chosen him, so that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing righteousness and justice, so that the LORD may bring upon Abraham what He has spoken about him."

Psalm 15:2-5

He who walks with integrity, and works righteousness, And speaks truth in his heart.

Psalm 24:4-6

He who has clean hands and a pure heart, Who has not lifted up his soul to falsehood And has not sworn deceitfully.

Proverbs 21:3

To do righteousness and justice Is desired by the LORD more than sacrifice.

Jeremiah 22:15

"Do you become a king because you are competing in cedar? Did not your father eat and drink And do justice and righteousness? Then it was well with him.

Ezekiel 33:14

"But when I say to the wicked, 'You will surely die,' and he turns from his sin and practices justice and righteousness,

Matthew 7:21-27

"Not everyone who says to Me, 'Lord, Lord,' will enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father who is in heaven will enter.

Romans 2:7-10

to those who by perseverance in doing good seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life;

James 1:22-25

But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves.

James 2:14-26

What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him?

1 John 2:3

By this we know that we have come to know Him, if we keep His commandments.

1 John 2:29

If you know that He is righteous, you know that everyone also who practices righteousness is born of Him.

1 John 3:7

Little children, make sure no one deceives you; the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as He is righteous;

1 John 5:2-5

By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and observe His commandments.

Revelation 22:14

Blessed are those who wash their robes, so that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter by the gates into the city.



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