Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Therefore even the first covenant has not been dedicated without blood.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore even the first covenant was not inaugurated without blood.

King James Version

Whereupon neither the first testament was dedicated without blood.

Holman Bible

That is why even the first covenant was inaugurated with blood.

International Standard Version

This is why even the first covenant was not put into effect without blood.

A Conservative Version

Whereupon neither has the first been dedicated without blood.

American Standard Version

Wherefore even the first covenant hath not been dedicated without blood.

Amplified

So even the first covenant was not put in force without [the shedding of] blood.

An Understandable Version

Therefore, even the first Agreement was not ratified without blood [i.e., without a death taking place].

Anderson New Testament

Wherefore, the first covenant was not instituted without blood.

Bible in Basic English

So that even the first agreement was not made without blood.

Common New Testament

This is why even the first covenant was not ratified without blood.

Daniel Mace New Testament

whence even the first testament was not established without the effusion of blood.

Darby Translation

Whence neither the first was inaugurated without blood.

Godbey New Testament

Neither was the first covenant therefore dedicated without blood.

Goodspeed New Testament

So even the old agreement could not be ratified without the use of blood.

John Wesley New Testament

Whence neither was the first testament consecrated without blood.

Julia Smith Translation

Wherefore neither was the first consecrated without blood.

King James 2000

Hence neither the first covenant was dedicated without blood.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore not even the first [covenant] was ratified without blood.

Modern King James verseion

From which we see that neither was the first covenant dedicated without blood.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For which cause also, neither that first testament was ordained without blood.

Moffatt New Testament

Hence even the first covenant of God's will was not inaugurated apart from blood;

Montgomery New Testament

Accordingly we find that not without blood was the first testament enacted.

NET Bible

So even the first covenant was inaugurated with blood.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore even the first covenant has not been dedicated without blood.

Noyes New Testament

Hence neither was the first covenant ratified without blood.

Sawyer New Testament

whence also the first [covenant] was not initiated without blood.

The Emphasized Bible

Whence, not even the first, apart from blood, hath been consecrated;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Wherefore also that first testament was not consecrated without blood.

Twentieth Century New Testament

This explains why even the first Covenant was not ratified without the shedding of blood.

Webster

Hence even the first testament was not dedicated without blood.

Weymouth New Testament

Accordingly we find that the first Covenant was not inaugurated without blood.

Williams New Testament

So not even the first covenant was ratified without the use of blood.

Worrell New Testament

Wherefore, not even has the first covenant been dedicated without blood;

Worsley New Testament

Whence neither was the first covenant entered into without blood:

Youngs Literal Translation

whence not even the first apart from blood hath been initiated,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅθεν 
Hothen 
Usage: 11

οὐδέ 
Oude 
neither, nor, not, no not, not so much as, then not, not tr,
Usage: 83

the first
πρῶτος 
Protos 
Usage: 67

ἐγκαινίζω 
Egkainizo 
Usage: 2

χωρίς 
Choris 
Usage: 38

Context Readings

The Heavenly Ministry Of The New Covenant

17 For a will is in force where there has been death, for it is never in force while he who made it lives. 18 Therefore even the first covenant has not been dedicated without blood. 19 For when every commandment had been spoken by Moses to all the people according to the law, he took the blood of the calves and the goats, with water and scarlet wool and hyssop, and sprinkled both the book itself and all the people,


Cross References

Exodus 12:22

You shall take a bunch of hyssop, and dip it in the blood that is in the basin, and strike the lintel and the two doorposts with the blood that is in the basin; and none of you shall go out of the door of his house until the morning.

Exodus 24:3-8

Moses came and told the people all the words of Yahweh, and all the ordinances; and all the people answered with one voice, and said, "All the words which Yahweh has spoken will we do."

Hebrews 8:7-9

For if that first covenant had been faultless, then no place would have been sought for a second.

Hebrews 9:14

how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?

Hebrews 9:22

According to the law, nearly everything is cleansed with blood, and apart from shedding of blood there is no remission.

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