Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it no one will see the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no one will see the Lord.

King James Version

Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

International Standard Version

Pursue peace with everyone, as well as holiness, without which no one will see the Lord.

A Conservative Version

Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord.

American Standard Version

Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man shall see the Lord:

Amplified

Strive to live in peace with everybody and pursue that consecration and holiness without which no one will [ever] see the Lord.

An Understandable Version

Actively seek to live in peace with all people. And be dedicated to God, because no one will see God without this.

Anderson New Testament

Follow peace with all, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord;

Bible in Basic English

Let your desire be for peace with all men, and to be made holy, without which no man may see the Lord;

Common New Testament

Strive for peace with all men, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord.

Daniel Mace New Testament

seek peace with all men, and sanctity of life, without which no man shall see the Lord:

Darby Translation

Pursue peace with all, and holiness, without which no one shall see the Lord:

Godbey New Testament

Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification, without which no one shall see the Lord:

Goodspeed New Testament

Try to be at peace with everyone, and strive for that consecration without which no one can see the Lord.

John Wesley New Testament

Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Follow peace with everyone and holiness, without which no one shall see the Lord:

Julia Smith Translation

Follow peace with all, and consecration, without which none shall see the Lord:

King James 2000

Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord.

Modern King James verseion

Follow peace with all, and holiness, without which no one shall see the Lord;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Embrace peace with all men, and holiness; without the which, no man shall see the Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

Aim at peace with all ??and at that consecration without which no one will ever see the Lord;

Montgomery New Testament

Run swiftly after peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord.

NET Bible

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness, for without it no one will see the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord,

Noyes New Testament

Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord;

Sawyer New Testament

Follow peace with all men and holiness, without which no one shall see the Lord,

The Emphasized Bible

Peace, be pursuing, with all, and the obtaining of holiness, - without which no one shall see the Lord:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Earnestly seek peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Try earnestly to live at peace with every one, and to attain to that purity without which no one will see the Lord.

Webster

Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

Weymouth New Testament

but may rather be restored. Persistently strive for peace with all men, and for that growth in holiness apart from which no one will see the Lord.

Williams New Testament

Continue to live in peace with everybody and strive for that consecration without which no one can see the Lord.

World English Bible

Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord,

Worrell New Testament

Pursue peace with all, and the holiness without which no one shall see the Lord;

Worsley New Testament

Follow peace with all men; and holiness, without which none shall see the Lord:

Youngs Literal Translation

peace pursue with all, and the separation, apart from which no one shall see the Lord,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
διώκω 
Dioko 
Usage: 28

εἰρήνη 
Eirene 
Usage: 71

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

men, and

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

G38
ἁγιασμός 
Hagiasmos 
Usage: 10

χωρίς 
Choris 
Usage: 38

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

no man
οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
Usage: 160

ὀπτάνομαι ὄπτομαι 
Optanomai 
Usage: 41

Devotionals

Devotionals about Hebrews 12:14

Devotionals containing Hebrews 12:14

Images Hebrews 12:14

Context Readings

A Serious Warning Against Refusing God

13 and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be dislocated but healed instead. 14 Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it no one will see the Lord. 15 Make sure that no one falls short of the grace of God and that no root of bitterness springs up, causing trouble and by it, defiling many.



Cross References

Romans 14:19

So then, we must pursue what promotes peace and what builds up one another.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Therefore, dear friends, since we have such promises, let us cleanse ourselves from every impurity of the flesh and spirit, completing our sanctification in the fear of God.

Romans 6:22

But now, since you have been liberated from sin and have become enslaved to God, you have your fruit, which results in sanctification—and the end is eternal life!

Job 19:26

Even after my skin has been destroyed,
yet I will see God in my flesh.

Isaiah 51:1

Listen to Me, you who pursue righteousness,
you who seek the Lord:
Look to the rock from which you were cut,
and to the quarry from which you were dug.

Matthew 5:8-9

The pure in heart are blessed,
for they will see God.

Mark 9:50

Salt is good, but if the salt should lose its flavor, how can you make it salty? Have salt among yourselves and be at peace with one another.”

Romans 12:18

If possible, on your part, live at peace with everyone.

Ephesians 5:5

For know and recognize this: Every sexually immoral or impure or greedy person, who is an idolater, does not have an inheritance in the kingdom of the Messiah and of God.

1 Thessalonians 4:7

For God has not called us to impurity but to sanctification.

Hebrews 12:10

For they disciplined us for a short time based on what seemed good to them, but He does it for our benefit, so that we can share His holiness.

1 Peter 1:15-16

But as the One who called you is holy, you also are to be holy in all your conduct;

1 Peter 3:11

and he must turn awayfrom evil
and do what is good.
He must seek peaceand pursue it,

3 John 1:11

Dear friend, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. The one who does good is of God; the one who does evil has not seen God.

Revelation 22:3-4

and there will no longer be any curse. The throne of God and of the Lamb will be in the city, and His slaves will serve Him.

Genesis 13:7-9

and there was quarreling between the herdsmen of Abram’s livestock and the herdsmen of Lot’s livestock. At that time the Canaanites and the Perizzites were living in the land.

Genesis 32:30

Jacob then named the place Peniel, “For I have seen God face to face,” he said, “and I have been delivered.”

Job 33:26

He will pray to God, and God will delight in him.
That man will see His face with a shout of joy,
and God will restore his righteousness to him.

Psalm 34:14

Turn away from evil and do what is good;
seek peace and pursue it.

Psalm 38:20

Those who repay evil for good
attack me for pursuing good.

Psalm 94:15

for justice will again be righteous,
and all the upright in heart will follow it.

Psalm 120:6

I have lived too long
with those who hate peace.

Psalm 133:1

A Davidic song of ascents.How good and pleasant it is
when brothers live together in harmony!

Proverbs 15:1

A gentle answer turns away anger,
but a harsh word stirs up wrath.

Proverbs 16:7

When a man’s ways please the Lord,
He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.

Proverbs 17:14

To start a conflict is to release a flood;
stop the dispute before it breaks out.

Isaiah 11:6-9

The wolf will live with the lamb,
and the leopard will lie down with the goat.
The calf, the young lion, and the fatling will be together,
and a child will lead them.

Luke 1:75

in holiness and righteousness
in His presence all our days.

1 Corinthians 1:10

Now I urge you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree in what you say, that there be no divisions among you, and that you be united with the same understanding and the same conviction.

1 Corinthians 13:12

For now we see indistinctly, as in a mirror,
but then face to face.
Now I know in part,
but then I will know fully,
as I am fully known.

2 Corinthians 6:17

Therefore, come out from among them
and be separate, says the Lord;
do not touch any unclean thing,
and I will welcome you.

Galatians 3:21

Is the law therefore contrary to God’s promises? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, then righteousness would certainly be by the law.

Galatians 5:22-23

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,

Ephesians 4:1-8

Therefore I, the prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk worthy of the calling you have received,

Philippians 3:12

Not that I have already reached the goal or am already fully mature, but I make every effort to take hold of it because I also have been taken hold of by Christ Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

May He make your hearts blameless in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all His saints. Amen.

1 Thessalonians 5:15

See to it that no one repays evil for evil to anyone, but always pursue what is good for one another and for all.

1 Timothy 6:11

But you, man of God, run from these things,
and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith,
love, endurance, and gentleness.

2 Timothy 2:22

Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

James 3:17-18

But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peace-loving, gentle, compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, without favoritism and hypocrisy.

1 Peter 3:13

And who will harm you if you are deeply committed to what is good?

2 Peter 3:11

Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, it is clear what sort of people you should be in holy conduct and godliness

2 Peter 3:18

But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.

1 John 3:2-3

Dear friends, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him because we will see Him as He is.

Revelation 21:24-27

The nations will walk in its light, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.

Revelation 22:11-15

Let the unrighteous go on in unrighteousness; let the filthy go on being made filthy; let the righteous go on in righteousness; and let the holy go on being made holy.”

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