Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Even as Abraham believed God and it was accounted to him for righteousness.

New American Standard Bible

Even so Abraham BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS RECKONED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS.

King James Version

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.

Holman Bible

Just as Abraham believed God,and it was credited to him for righteousness,

International Standard Version

In the same way, Abraham "believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness."

A Conservative Version

Just as Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him for righteousness.

American Standard Version

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned unto him for righteousness.

Amplified

Thus Abraham believed in and adhered to and trusted in and relied on God, and it was reckoned and placed to his account and credited as righteousness (as conformity to the divine will in purpose, thought, and action).

An Understandable Version

[An example of this is] Abraham, who believed God's [promise] and [because of such faith] he was considered right with God.

Anderson New Testament

even as Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him for righteousness.

Bible in Basic English

Even as Abraham had faith in God, and it was put to his account as righteousness.

Common New Testament

Even so Abraham "believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness."

Daniel Mace New Testament

As Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness:

Darby Translation

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.

Godbey New Testament

As Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness.

Goodspeed New Testament

Just as Abraham had faith in God and it was credited to him as uprightness.

John Wesley New Testament

As Abraham believed God, and it was imputed to him for righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

As Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him for justice.

King James 2000

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Just as Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him for righteousness,

Modern King James verseion

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him for righteousness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Even as Abraham "believed God, and it was ascribed to him for righteousness."

Moffatt New Testament

Why, it is as with Abraham, he had faith in God and that was counted to him as righteousness.

Montgomery New Testament

Even as Abraham believed God and it was counted to him for righteousness?

NET Bible

Just as Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness,

New Heart English Bible

Even as Abraham "believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness."

Noyes New Testament

Even as Abraham "believed God, and it was accounted to him as righteousness."

Sawyer New Testament

As Abraham believed God and it was accounted to him a righteousness.

The Emphasized Bible

Even as Abraham - believed in God, and it was reckoned unto him as righteousness.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

as Abraham believed in God, and it was imputed to him for righteousness.

Twentieth Century New Testament

It is just as it was with Abraham--'He had faith in God, and his faith was regarded by God as righteousness.'

Webster

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.

Weymouth New Testament

even as Abraham believed God, and his faith was placed to his account as righteousness?

Williams New Testament

just as "Abraham put his faith in God, and it was credited to him as right standing with God"?

World English Bible

Even as Abraham "believed God, and it was counted to him for righteousness."

Worrell New Testament

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him for righteousness.

Worsley New Testament

As Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness:

Youngs Literal Translation

according as Abraham did believe God, and it was reckoned to him -- to righteousness;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Even as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

G11
Ἀβραάμ 
Abraam 
Usage: 54

πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

and

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

λογίζομαι 
Logizomai 
Usage: 40

to him

Usage: 0

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Galatians 3:6

References

Fausets

Hastings

Images Galatians 3:6

Prayers for Galatians 3:6

Context Readings

Justified By The Law, Or Justified By Faith?

5 He therefore that gives unto you the Spirit and does works of power among you, does he do it by the works of the law or by the obedient ear of faith? 6 Even as Abraham believed God and it was accounted to him for righteousness. 7 Know ye therefore that those who are of faith, the same are the sons of Abraham.


Cross References

Genesis 15:6

And he believed the LORD, and he counted it to him for righteousness.

Romans 4:21-22

being fully persuaded that he was also powerful to do all that he had promised;

Romans 4:3-6

For what does the scripture say? Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness.

Romans 4:9-11

Is this blessedness, therefore, only upon the circumcision or also upon the uncircumcision? for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham as righteousness.

Romans 4:24

but for us also to whom it shall be so reckoned, that is, to those that believe in him that raised up Jesus our Lord from the dead,

Romans 9:32-33

Why? Because they followed it not by faith but, as it were, by the works (of the law); therefore, they stumbled on the stumblingstone;

2 Corinthians 5:19-21

for certainly God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them and having placed in us the word of reconciliation.

Galatians 3:9

So then those who are of faith are blessed with Abraham, the believer.

James 2:23

And that the scripture was fulfilled which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed unto him for righteousness, and he was called the Friend of God.

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