Parallel Verses

Amplified

For [if we are] in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith activated and energized and expressed and working through love.

New American Standard Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything, but faith working through love.

King James Version

For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love.

Holman Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision accomplishes anything; what matters is faith working through love.

International Standard Version

for in union with the Messiah Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision matters. What matters is faith expressed through love.

A Conservative Version

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

American Standard Version

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth anything, nor uncircumcision; but faith working through love.

An Understandable Version

For in [our relationship with] Christ neither the practice of circumcision nor refraining from its practice matters in any way; but [all that really matters is having a genuine] faith [in Christ] that causes us to work [for Him] out of a genuine love [for Him and others].

Anderson New Testament

For, in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision avails any thing, nor uncircumcision, but faith that works by love.

Bible in Basic English

Because in Christ Jesus, having circumcision or not having circumcision are equally of no profit; but only faith working through love.

Common New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is of any avail, but faith working through love.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for in the christian-dispensation, neither circumcision avails any thing, nor uncircumcision, but an active benevolent faith.

Darby Translation

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any force, nor uncircumcision; but faith working through love.

Godbey New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision or uncircumcision avails anything; but faith working through divine love.

Goodspeed New Testament

For in union with Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor the want of it counts for anything, but only faith acting through love.

John Wesley New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision, but faith which worketh by love.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but faith which works by charity.

Julia Smith Translation

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any power, nor uncircumcision; but faith being energetic through love.

King James 2000

For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision avails anything, nor uncircumcision; but faith which works by love.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision counts for anything nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

Modern King James verseion

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision has any strength, but faith working through love.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For in Jesus Christ, neither is circumcision anything worth, neither yet uncircumcision: but faith, which by love is mighty in operation.

Moffatt New Testament

in Christ Jesus circumcision is not valid, neither is uncircumcision, but only faith active in love.

Montgomery New Testament

because in Christ neither circumcision has any value, nor uncircumcision, but faith which works through love.

NET Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision carries any weight -- the only thing that matters is faith working through love.

New Heart English Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision amounts to anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

Noyes New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth anything, nor uncircumcision; but faith working by love.

Sawyer New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails any thing nor uncircumcision, but faith which works by love.

The Emphasized Bible

For, in Christ Jesus, neither, circumcision, availeth anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith, through love, energising.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision, but faith exerting its energy by love.

Twentieth Century New Testament

If a man is in union with Christ Jesus, neither is circumcision nor the omission of it anything, but faith, working through love, is everything.

Webster

For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love.

Weymouth New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is of any importance; but only faith working through love.

Williams New Testament

For in union with Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor lack of it counts for anything; but only faith that is spurred on to action by love.

World English Bible

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision amounts to anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

Worrell New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

Worsley New Testament

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision, but faith which worketh by love.

Youngs Literal Translation

for in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith through love working.

Interlinear

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

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

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
Usage: 68

περιτομή 
Peritome 
Usage: 34

ἰσχύω 
Ischuo 
can , be able, avail, prevail, be whole, cannot , can do, may,
Usage: 19

any
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
Usage: 68

ἀκροβυστία 
Akrobustia 
Usage: 20

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ἐνεργέω 
Energeo 
Usage: 21

by
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Galatians 5:6

Context Readings

Live In Freedom And Love One Another

5 For we, [not relying on the Law but] through the [Holy] Spirit's [help], by faith anticipate and wait for the blessing and good for which our righteousness and right standing with God [our conformity to His will in purpose, thought, and action, causes us] to hope. 6 For [if we are] in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith activated and energized and expressed and working through love. 7 You were running the race nobly. Who has interfered in (hindered and stopped you from) your heeding and following the Truth?


Cross References

1 Corinthians 7:19

For circumcision is nothing and counts for nothing, neither does uncircumcision, but [what counts is] keeping the commandments of God.

1 Thessalonians 1:3

Recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith and service motivated by love and unwavering hope in [the return of] our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

Galatians 6:15

For neither is circumcision [now] of any importance, nor uncircumcision, but [only] a new creation [the result of a new birth and a new nature in Christ Jesus, the Messiah].

Galatians 3:28

There is [now no distinction] neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is not male and female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Colossians 3:11

[In this new creation all distinctions vanish.] There is no room for and there can be neither Greek nor Jew, circumcised nor uncircumcised, [nor difference between nations whether alien] barbarians or Scythians [ who are the most savage of all], nor slave or free man; but Christ is all and in all [ everything and everywhere, to all men, without distinction of person].

1 John 3:14-20

We know that we have passed over out of death into Life by the fact that we love the brethren (our fellow Christians). He who does not love abides (remains, is held and kept continually) in [spiritual] death.

Matthew 25:31-40

When the Son of Man comes in His glory (His majesty and splendor), and all the holy angels with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His glory.

Romans 2:25-29

Circumcision does indeed profit if you keep the Law; but if you habitually transgress the Law, your circumcision is made uncircumcision.

Romans 3:29-31

Or is God merely [the God] of Jews? Is He not the God of Gentiles also? Yes, of Gentiles also,

2 Corinthians 5:14

For the love of Christ controls and urges and impels us, because we are of the opinion and conviction that [if] One died for all, then all died;

Galatians 5:2-3

Notice, it is I, Paul, who tells you that if you receive circumcision, Christ will be of no profit (advantage, avail) to you [ for if you distrust Him, you can gain nothing from Him].

Hebrews 11:8

[Urged on] by faith Abraham, when he was called, obeyed and went forth to a place which he was destined to receive as an inheritance; and he went, although he did not know or trouble his mind about where he was to go.

Hebrews 11:17-19

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test [while the testing of his faith was still in progress], had already brought Isaac for an offering; he who had gladly received and welcomed [God's] promises was ready to sacrifice his only son,

James 2:14-26

What is the use (profit), my brethren, for anyone to profess to have faith if he has no [good] works [to show for it]? Can [such] faith save [his soul]?

1 Peter 1:8

Without having seen Him, you love Him; though you do not [even] now see Him, you believe in Him and exult and thrill with inexpressible and glorious (triumphant, heavenly) joy.

1 John 4:18-21

There is no fear in love [dread does not exist], but full-grown (complete, perfect) love turns fear out of doors and expels every trace of terror! For fear brings with it the thought of punishment, and [so] he who is afraid has not reached the full maturity of love [is not yet grown into love's complete perfection].

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