Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

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.

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 Through the Spirit by faith we confidently await the fulfillment of our righteous hope, 6 for in union with the Messiah Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision matters. What matters is faith expressed through love. 7 You were running the race beautifully. Who cut in on you and stopped you from obeying the truth?


Cross References

1 Corinthians 7:19

Circumcision is nothing, and uncircumcision is nothing, but obeying God's commandments is everything.

1 Thessalonians 1:3

In the presence of our God and Father, we constantly remember how your faith is active, your love is hard at work, and your hope in our Lord Jesus the Messiah is enduring.

Galatians 6:15

For neither circumcision nor uncircumcision matters. Rather, what matters is being a new creation.

Galatians 3:28

Because all of you are one in the Messiah Jesus, a person is no longer a Jew or a Greek, a slave or a free person, a male or a female.

Colossians 3:11

In him there is no Greek or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, or free person. Instead, the Messiah is all and in all.

1 John 3:14-20

We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love one another. The person who does not love remains spiritually dead.

Matthew 25:31-40

"When the Son of Man comes in his glory and all the angels are with him, he will sit on his glorious throne.

Romans 2:25-29

For circumcision is valuable if you observe the Law, but if you break the Law, your having been circumcised has no more value than if you were uncircumcised.

Romans 3:29-31

Is God the God of the Jews only? Is he not the God of the gentiles, too? Yes, of the gentiles, too,

2 Corinthians 5:14

The love of the Messiah controls us, for we are convinced of this: that one person died for all people; therefore, all people have died.

Galatians 5:2-3

Listen! I, Paul, am telling you that if you allow yourselves to be circumcised, the Messiah will be of no benefit to you.

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going.

Hebrews 11:17-19

By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered Isaac he who had received the promises was about to offer his unique son in sacrifice,

James 2:14-26

What good does it do, my brothers, if someone claims to have faith but does not prove it with actions? This kind of faith cannot save him, can it?

1 Peter 1:8

Though you have not seen him, you love him. And even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy,

1 John 4:18-21

There is no fear where love exists. Rather, perfect love banishes fear, for fear involves punishment, and the person who lives in fear has not been perfected in love.

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