Parallel Verses

Daniel Mace New Testament

but let every one bring his own work to the test, and then he will have matter of glorying in himself alone, and not in another.

New American Standard Bible

But each one must examine his own work, and then he will have reason for boasting in regard to himself alone, and not in regard to another.

King James Version

But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Holman Bible

But each person should examine his own work, and then he will have a reason for boasting in himself alone, and not in respect to someone else.

International Standard Version

Each person must examine his own actions, and then he can boast about his own accomplishments and not about someone else.

A Conservative Version

But let each man examine his own work, and then he will have the boast in himself alone and not in the other man.

American Standard Version

But let each man prove his own work, and then shall he have his glorying in regard of himself alone, and not of his neighbor.

Amplified

But let every person carefully scrutinize and examine and test his own conduct and his own work. He can then have the personal satisfaction and joy of doing something commendable [ in itself alone] without [resorting to] boastful comparison with his neighbor.

An Understandable Version

But let each person test his own accomplishments so that he can determine if he should get credit for them or if his neighbor should.

Anderson New Testament

but let each one prove his own work, and then he will have cause to boast with respect to him self only, and not with respect to another:

Bible in Basic English

But let every man make test of his work, and then will his cause for glory be in himself only, and not in his neighbour.

Common New Testament

But let each one test his own work, and then he will have reason to boast in himself alone, and not in his neighbor.

Darby Translation

but let each prove his own work, and then he will have his boast in what belongs to himself alone, and not in what belongs to another.

Godbey New Testament

But let each one prove his own work, and then he shall have rejoicing to himself alone, and not to another;

Goodspeed New Testament

Every man ought to test his own work, and then whatever satisfaction he has will be with reference to himself, and not in comparison with someone else.

John Wesley New Testament

But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But let everyone prove his own work, and then he shall have glory regarding only himself, and not in another.

Julia Smith Translation

And let each try his own work, and then in himself alone will he have boasting, and not in another.

King James 2000

But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But let each one examine his own work, and then he will have a reason for boasting in himself alone, and not in someone else.

Modern King James verseion

But let each one prove his own work, and then he alone will have a boast in himself, and not in another.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in his own self, and not in another.

Moffatt New Testament

let everyone bring his own work to the test ??then he will have something to boast about on his own account, and not in comparison with his fellows.

Montgomery New Testament

Let each one test his own work, and he will then have something to be proud of by comparing himself with himself, and not with any one else;

NET Bible

Let each one examine his own work. Then he can take pride in himself and not compare himself with someone else.

New Heart English Bible

But let each man test his own work, and then he will take pride in himself and not in his neighbor.

Noyes New Testament

But let each one prove his own work, and then will he have his ground for boasting in himself alone, and not in comparison with another;

Sawyer New Testament

But let each one prove his work, and then shall he have joy in himself alone and not in another,

The Emphasized Bible

But, his own work, let each one be putting to the proof, and, then, for himself alone, the matter of boasting, shall he have, and not for some other,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But let every man bring his own work to the test, and then shall he have glorying in himself alone, and not [by comparison] with another.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Let every one test his own work, and then his cause for satisfaction will be in himself and not in a comparison of himself with his neighbor;

Webster

But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Weymouth New Testament

But let every man scrutinize his own conduct, and then he will find out, not with reference to another but with reference to himself, what he has to boast of.

Williams New Testament

Everyone should test his own work until it stands the test, and then he will have ground for boasting with reference to himself alone, and not with reference to someone else.

World English Bible

But let each man test his own work, and then he will take pride in himself and not in his neighbor.

Worrell New Testament

But let each one prove his own work, and then will he have ground of glorying in respect to himself alone, and not to another.

Worsley New Testament

But let every one try his own work, and then he will have matter of glorying in himself alone, and not in another.

Youngs Literal Translation

and his own work let each one prove, and then in regard to himself alone the glorying he shall have, and not in regard to the other,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

δοκιμάζω 
Dokimazo 
Usage: 20

ἕκαστος 
hekastos 
Usage: 73

δοκιμάζω 
Dokimazo 
Usage: 20

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

and



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

τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

καύχημα 
Kauchema 
Usage: 11

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

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

μόνος 
Monos 
Usage: 30

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

Context Readings

Carry One Another's Burdens

3 for if a man thinks himself to be considerable, when he is not, he deceives himself. 4 but let every one bring his own work to the test, and then he will have matter of glorying in himself alone, and not in another. 5 for every man must be answerable for his own actions.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 11:28

Let a man then sift and approve himself, and accordingly let him eat of that bread, and drink of that cup.

2 Corinthians 13:5

Examine yourselves, whether you be in the faith; bring yourselves to the proof; are you so little acquainted with yourselves, as not to know whether Jesus Christ be in you? but if you are destitute of proofs,

Luke 18:11

the Pharisee in a standing posture pray'd thus by himself, O God, I thank thee, that I am not as other men, a robber, a cheat, an adulterer, or like that Publican.

1 Corinthians 1:12-13

I mean that one or other of you cries out "I am of Paul, and I of Apollos, and I of Cephas,

1 Corinthians 3:21-23

therefore, let no one glory in men: for all are yours:

1 Corinthians 4:3-4

as for me, it is a matter of no great concern that I should be called to account by you, or any human authority; not that I am my own judge;

1 Corinthians 4:6-7

These things, my brethren, I have represented to you in my own person, and that of Apollos, out of respect to you: to show you how to moderate your esteem by the rule prescrib'd, that you may not be transported in favour of one rather than another.

2 Corinthians 1:12

for this is to me matter of glorying, the testimony of my conscience, that without artifice, and with religious sincerity, not by worldly wisdom, but by God's favourable assistance I have behaved my self towards all men, but more particularly to you.

2 Corinthians 11:12-13

but this I do, and shall do, to make them drop their hire, who are so bent upon hire: and then indeed they will be as they pretend to be, like me.

Galatians 6:13

for even they who are circumcised, do not themselves observe the law in other respects; but they dedesire to have you circumcised, that they may have matter of glorying upon that account.

1 John 3:19-22

Hereby we shall know that we are true professors, and set our consciences securely at rest.



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