Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Pursue peace with everyone, as well as holiness, without which 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:

Holman Bible

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it 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 straighten the paths of your life, so that your lameness may not become worse, but instead may be healed. 14 Pursue peace with everyone, as well as holiness, without which no one will see the Lord. 15 See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God and that no bitter root grows up and causes you trouble, or many of you will become defiled.



Cross References

Romans 14:19

Therefore, let's keep on pursuing those things that bring peace and that lead to building up one another.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Since we have these promises, dear friends, let's cleanse ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit by becoming mature in our holy fear of God.

Romans 6:22

But now that you have been freed from sin and have become God's slaves, the benefit you reap is sanctification, and the result is eternal life.

Job 19:26

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

Isaiah 51:1

"Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, you who seek the LORD! Look to the rock from which you were cut, to the quarry from which you were hewn.

Matthew 5:8-9

"How blessed are those who are pure in heart, because it is they who will see God!

Mark 9:50

Salt is good. But if salt loses its taste, how can you restore its flavor? Keep on having salt among yourselves, and live in peace with one another."

Romans 12:18

If possible, so far as it depends on you, live in peace with all people.

Ephesians 5:5

For you know very well that no immoral or impure person, or anyone who is greedy (that is, an idolater), has an inheritance in the kingdom of the Messiah and of God.

1 Thessalonians 4:7

For God did not call us to be impure, but to be holy.

Hebrews 12:10

For a short time they disciplined us as they thought best, but God does it for our good, so that we may share in his holiness.

1 Peter 1:15-16

Instead, be holy in every aspect of your life, just as the one who called you is holy.

1 Peter 3:11

He must turn away from evil and do good. He must seek peace and pursue it.

3 John 1:11

Dear friend, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. The person who does what is good is from God. The person who does what is evil has never seen God.

Revelation 22:3-4

There will no longer be any curse. The throne of God and the lamb will be in the city. His servants will worship him

Genesis 13:7-9

There was strife between the herdsmen in charge of Abram's livestock and the herdsmen in charge of Lot's livestock. Also, at that time the Canaanites and the Perizzites were living in the land.

Genesis 32:30

Jacob would later call that place Peniel, because "I saw God face to face, but my life was spared."

Job 33:26

Let him pray to God and he will accept him; he will appear before him with joyful shouts!"

Psalm 34:14

Avoid evil and do good! Seek peace and pursue it!

Psalm 38:20

They reward my good with evil, opposing me because I seek to do good.

Psalm 94:15

Righteousness will be restored with justice, and all the pure of heart will follow it.

Psalm 120:6

I have resided too long with those who hate peace.

Psalm 133:1

Look how good and how pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity!

Proverbs 15:1

A gentle response diverts anger, but a harsh statement incites fury.

Proverbs 16:7

When a person's ways please the LORD, even his enemies will be at peace with him.

Proverbs 17:14

Starting a quarrel is like spilling water so drop the dispute before it escalates.

Isaiah 11:6-9

"The wolf will live with the lamb; the leopard will lie down with the young goat. The calf and the lion will graze together, and a little child will lead them.

Luke 1:75

and be holy and righteous before him all of our days.

1 Corinthians 1:10

Brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus the Messiah, I urge all of you to be in agreement and not to have divisions among you, so that you may be perfectly united in your understanding and opinions.

1 Corinthians 13:12

Now we see only an indistinct image in a mirror, but then we will be face to face. Now what I know is incomplete, but then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known.

2 Corinthians 6:17

Therefore, "Get away from them and separate yourselves from them," declares the Lord, "and don't touch anything unclean. Then I will welcome you.

Galatians 3:21

So is the Law in conflict with the promises of God? Of course not! For if a law had been given that could give us life, then certainly righteousness would come through the Law.

Galatians 5:22-23

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

Ephesians 4:1-8

I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, urge you to live in a way that is worthy of the calling to which you have been called,

Philippians 3:12

It's not that I have already reached this goal or have already become perfect. But I keep pursuing it, hoping somehow to embrace it just as I have been embraced by the Messiah Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

Then your hearts will be strong, blameless, and holy in the presence of God, who is our Father, when our Lord Jesus appears with all his saints.

1 Thessalonians 5:15

Make sure that no one pays back evil for evil. Instead, always pursue what is good for each other and for everyone else.

1 Timothy 6:11

But you, man of God, must flee from all these things. Instead, you must pursue righteousness, godliness, faithfulness, love, endurance, and gentleness.

2 Timothy 2:22

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

James 3:17-18

However, the wisdom that comes from above is first of all pure, then peace-loving, gentle, willing to yield, full of compassion and good deeds, and without a trace of partiality or hypocrisy.

1 Peter 3:13

Who will harm you if you are devoted to doing what is good?

2 Peter 3:11

Since everything will be destroyed in this way, think of the kind of holy and godly people you ought to be

2 Peter 3:18

Instead, continue to grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus, the Messiah. Glory belongs to him both now and on that eternal day! Amen.

1 John 3:2-3

Dear friends, we are now God's children, but what we will be like has not been revealed yet. We know that when the Messiah is revealed, 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 one who does what is evil continue to do what is evil. Let the filthy person continue to be filthy. Let the righteous person continue to do what is right. And let the holy person continue to be holy."

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