Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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 harvest of righteousness (of conformity to God's will in thought and deed) is [the fruit of the seed] sown in peace by those who work for and make peace [in themselves and in others, that peace which means concord, agreement, and harmony between individuals, with undisturbedness, in a peaceful mind free from fears and agitating passions and moral conflicts].

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace unto those 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.

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 peaceful, gentle, reasonable, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy. 18 Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.


Cross References

Proverbs 11:18

Wicked people earn deceitful wages, but one who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward.

Matthew 5:9

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

Hosea 10:12

Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap according to kindness. Break up your fallow ground; for it is time to seek Yahweh, until he comes and rains righteousness on you.

Philippians 1:11

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

Proverbs 11:28

He who trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf.

Proverbs 11:30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. He who is wise wins souls.

Isaiah 32:16-17

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness; and righteousness will remain in the fruitful field.

Amos 6:12

Do horses run on the rocky crags? Does one plow there with oxen? But you have turned justice into poison, and the fruit of righteousness into bitterness;

John 4:36

He who reaps receives wages, and gathers fruit to eternal life; that both he who sows and he who reaps may rejoice together.

Galatians 6:8

For he who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption. But he who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.

Hebrews 12:11

All chastening seems for the present to be not joyous but grievous; yet afterward it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been exercised thereby.

James 1:20

for the anger of man doesn't produce the righteousness of God.

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