Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

King James Version

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them that make peace.

Holman Bible

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who cultivate peace.

International Standard Version

And a harvest of righteousness is grown from the seed of peace planted by peacemakers.

A Conservative Version

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace to those who make peace.

American Standard Version

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace for them that make peace.

Amplified

And the seed whose fruit is righteousness (spiritual maturity) is sown in peace by those who make peace [by actively encouraging goodwill between individuals].

An Understandable Version

[People who are] peacemakers sow [seeds of] peace and it produces a crop of righteousness [in the lives of others].

Anderson New Testament

And those who cultivate peace, sow for themselves a harvest of righteousness in peace.

Bible in Basic English

And the fruit of righteousness is planted in peace for those who make peace.

Common New Testament

And the harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Daniel Mace New Testament

they who cultivate peace, enjoy the reward of their virtue.

Darby Translation

But the fruit of righteousness in peace is sown for them that make peace.

Godbey New Testament

But the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace to those who are making peace.

Goodspeed New Testament

The harvest uprightness yields must be sown in peace, by peacemakers.

John Wesley New Testament

without partiality and without dissimulation, And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace for them that make peace.

Julia Smith Translation

And the fruit of justice is sown in peace by those making peace.

King James 2000

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by them that make peace.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace among those who make peace.

Modern King James verseion

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, and the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace, of them that maintain peace.

Moffatt New Testament

and the peacemakers who sow in peace reap righteousness.

Montgomery New Testament

And the fruit of righteousness is being sown in peace by those who are working peace.

NET Bible

And the fruit that consists of righteousness is planted in peace among those who make peace.

New Heart English Bible

Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Noyes New Testament

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Sawyer New Testament

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace to those who make peace.

The Emphasized Bible

And, in harvest of righteousness, with peace, is sown by them that make peace.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But the fruit of righteousness in peace is sown for those who are peacemakers.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And righteousness, its fruit, is sown in peace by those who work for peace.

Webster

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by them that make peace.

Weymouth New Testament

And peace, for those who strive for peace, is the seed of which the harvest is righteousness.

Williams New Testament

The harvest of uprightness is grown from the seed of peace by those who are peacemakers.

World English Bible

Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Worrell New Testament

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those making peace.

Worsley New Testament

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace for those that promote peace.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the fruit of the righteousness in peace is sown to those making peace.

Interlinear

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

the fruit
καρπός 
Karpos 
Usage: 25

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

is sown
σπείρω 
Speiro 
Usage: 15

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

εἰρήνη 
Eirene 
Usage: 71

of them

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

References

Context Readings

The Wisdom That Comes Down From Above

17 But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, modest, benevolent, full of mercy and of good fruits, not judgmental, unfeigned. 18 And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.


Cross References

Proverbs 11:18

The wicked works a deceitful work, but to him that sows righteousness shall be a sure reward.

Matthew 5:9

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the sons of God.

Hosea 10:12

Sow yourselves unto righteousness, reap yourselves unto mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is the time to seek the LORD until he comes and teaches you righteousness.

Philippians 1:11

being filled with fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.

Proverbs 11:28

He that trusts in his riches shall fall, but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.

Proverbs 11:30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he that wins souls is wise.

Isaiah 32:16-17

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall remain in the fruitful field.

Amos 6:12

Shall horses run upon the rocks? will one plow there with oxen? why have ye turned judgment into hemlock, and the fruit of righteousness into wormwood?

John 4:36

And he that reaps receives wages and gathers fruit unto eternal life, that both he that sows and he that reaps may rejoice together.

Galatians 6:8

For he that sows to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption, but he that sows in the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap eternal life.

Hebrews 12:11

It is true that no chastening at present seems to be cause for joy, but rather for grief; nevertheless, afterward it yields the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto those who are exercised by it.

James 1:20

for the wrath of man does not work the righteousness of God.

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