Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

For if the things I have thrown down, these I build again, I constitute myself a transgressor.

New American Standard Bible

"For if I rebuild what I have once destroyed, I prove myself to be a transgressor.

King James Version

For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

Holman Bible

If I rebuild those things that I tore down, I show myself to be a lawbreaker.

International Standard Version

For if I rebuild something that I tore down, I demonstrate that I am a wrongdoer.

A Conservative Version

For if I build again these things that I torn down, I demonstrate myself a transgressor.

American Standard Version

For if I build up again those things which I destroyed, I prove myself a transgressor.

Amplified

For if I [or any others who have taught that the observance of the Law of Moses is not essential to being justified by God should now by word or practice teach or intimate that it is essential to] build up again what I tore down, I prove myself a transgressor.

An Understandable Version

For if I try to build up again what I had already destroyed [i.e., by returning to depend on compliance with the law of Moses to become right with God, after having rejected this system by trusting in Christ to save me], I would certainly be guilty of sin.

Anderson New Testament

For if I build again those things which I have destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

Bible in Basic English

For if I put up again those things which I gave to destruction, I am seen to be a wrongdoer.

Common New Testament

For if I rebuild what I destroyed, I prove myself a transgressor.

Daniel Mace New Testament

on the contrary, if I re-establish what I have demolish'd, I show myself a prevaricator.

Godbey New Testament

For if I again build the things which I have destroyed, I constitute myself a transgressor.

Goodspeed New Testament

I really convict myself of wrongdoing when I start to rebuild what I tore down.

John Wesley New Testament

God forbid. For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I make myself a rebel.

Julia Smith Translation

For if what I destroy, these I build again, I unite myself with the transgressor.

King James 2000

For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For if I build up again these [things] which I destroyed, I show myself [to be] a transgressor.

Modern King James verseion

For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I confirm myself as a transgressor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For if I build again that which I destroyed, then make I myself a trespasser.

Moffatt New Testament

I really convict myself of transgression when I rebuild what I destroyed.

Montgomery New Testament

For if I am rebuilding the very things which I destroyed, I am proving myself a transgressor.

NET Bible

But if I build up again those things I once destroyed, I demonstrate that I am one who breaks God's law.

New Heart English Bible

For if I build up again those things which I destroyed, I prove myself a law-breaker.

Noyes New Testament

For if I again build up what I pulled down, I make myself a transgressor.

Sawyer New Testament

For if I build up again what I have destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

The Emphasized Bible

For, if, the things that I pulled down, these, again, I build, a transgressor, I prove, myself, to be.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For if I build up again the very same things which I have pulled down, I stamp myself a transgressor.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For, if I rebuild the very things that I pulled down, I prove myself to have done wrong.

Webster

For if I build again the things which I destroyed, I make myself a transgressor.

Weymouth New Testament

Why, if I am now rebuilding that structure of sin which I had demolished, I am thereby constituting myself a transgressor;

Williams New Testament

For if I try to build again what I tore down, I really prove myself to be a wrongdoer.

World English Bible

For if I build up again those things which I destroyed, I prove myself a law-breaker.

Worrell New Testament

For, if I am building up again, what I pulled down, I show myself to be a transgressor.

Worsley New Testament

God forbid. And if I build again the same things which I demolished, I shew myself a transgressor: for I through the law am dead to the law,

Youngs Literal Translation

for if the things I threw down, these again I build up, a transgressor I set myself forth;

Interlinear

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

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

I build
οἰκοδομέω 
Oikodomeo 
Usage: 22

πάλιν 
Palin 
Usage: 120

the things
ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

καταλύω 
Kataluo 
Usage: 12

I make
συνιστάω συνιστάνω συνίστημι 
sunistao 
Usage: 16

ἐμαυτοῦ ἐμαυτῷ ἐμαυτόν 
Emautou 
Usage: 21

Context Readings

Justified By Faith In Christ

17 Now if in seeking to be justified in Christ we also have been found sinners, then is Christ minister of sin? Far be the thought. 18 For if the things I have thrown down, these I build again, I constitute myself a transgressor. 19 For I, through law, have died to law, that I may live to God.


Cross References

Romans 14:15

For if on account of meat thy brother is grieved, thou walkest no longer according to love. Destroy not him with thy meat for whom Christ has died.

1 Corinthians 8:11-12

and the weak one, the brother for whose sake Christ died, will perish through thy knowledge.

Galatians 2:4-5

and it was on account of the false brethren brought in surreptitiously, who came in surreptitiously to spy out our liberty which we have in Christ Jesus, that they might bring us into bondage;

Galatians 2:12-16

for before that certain came from James, he ate with those of the nations; but when they came, he drew back and separated himself, fearing those of the circumcision;

Galatians 4:9-12

but now, knowing God, but rather being known by God, how do ye turn again to the weak and beggarly principles to which ye desire to be again anew in bondage?

Galatians 5:11

But I, brethren, if I yet preach circumcision, why am I yet persecuted? Then the scandal of the cross has been done away.

Galatians 2:21

I do not set aside the grace of God; for if righteousness is by law, then Christ has died for nothing.

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