Parallel Verses

King James 2000

With this bless we God, even the Father; and with this curse we men, who are made after the similitude of God.

New American Standard Bible

With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in the likeness of God;

King James Version

Therewith bless we God, even the Father; and therewith curse we men, which are made after the similitude of God.

Holman Bible

We praise our Lord and Father with it, and we curse men who are made in God’s likeness with it.

International Standard Version

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse those who are made in God's likeness.

A Conservative Version

By it we bless the God and Father, and by it we curse men, who were made according to a likeness of God.

American Standard Version

Therewith bless we the Lord and Father; and therewith curse we men, who are made after the likeness of God:

Amplified

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse men who were made in God's likeness!

An Understandable Version

We praise the Lord and Father with it, and [also] curse men who are created in God's likeness with it.

Anderson New Testament

With it we bless God, even the Father: and with it we curse men, who are made in the likeness of God.

Bible in Basic English

With it we give praise to our Lord and Father; and with it we put a curse on men who are made in God's image.

Common New Testament

With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in the likeness of God.

Daniel Mace New Testament

By that we give praises to God the father: and that pronounces curses even against men, who are form'd after the divine resemblance.

Darby Translation

Therewith bless we the Lord and Father, and therewith curse we men made after the likeness of God.

Godbey New Testament

With it we bless the Lord, even the Father; and with it we scold the people, who have been made after the image of God:

Goodspeed New Testament

With it we bless the Lord our Father, and with it we curse men made in God's likeness.

John Wesley New Testament

Therewith bless we God the Father, and therewith curse we man, made after the likeness of God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

With it we bless God, even the Father; and with it we curse men, who are made in the image of God.

Julia Smith Translation

With it we praise the God and Father; and with it we curse men, those made according to the similitude of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse people who are made in the likeness of God.

Modern King James verseion

By this we bless God, even the Father. And by this we curse men, who have come into being according to the image of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therewith bless we God the father, and therewith curse we men which are made after the similitude of God.

Moffatt New Testament

With the tongue we bless the Lord and Father, and with the tongue we curse men made in God's likeness;

Montgomery New Testament

With it we continually bless our Lord and Father, and with it we are accustomed to curse men made in the image of God.

NET Bible

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse people made in God's image.

New Heart English Bible

With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in the image of God.

Noyes New Testament

Therewith bless we the Lord and Father, and therewith curse we men, who have been made after the likeness of God;

Sawyer New Testament

With it bless we the Lord and Father, and with it curse we men made in the likeness of God.

The Emphasized Bible

Therewith, are we blessing our Lord and Father, and, therewith, we are cursing the men who, after the likeness of God, have been brought into being!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

With it we bless God even the Farther; and with the same we curse men, though after the likeness of God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men who are made 'in God's likeness.'

Webster

With this we bless God, even the Father; and with this we curse men, who are made after the similitude of God.

Weymouth New Testament

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in God's likeness.

Williams New Testament

With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse men who are made in God's likeness.

World English Bible

With it we bless our God and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in the image of God.

Worrell New Testament

Therewith we bless the Lord and Father; and therewith we curse men, who have been made after the likeness of God.

Worsley New Testament

With it we bless God even the Father; and with it we curse men, who are made after the likeness of God:

Youngs Literal Translation

with it we do bless the God and Father, and with it we do curse the men made according to the similitude of God;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

Usage: 0

bless we
εὐλογέω 
Eulogeo 
Usage: 39

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151


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

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

and

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


Usage: 0

curse we
καταράομαι 
Kataraomai 
Usage: 3

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316


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

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

ὁμοίωσις 
Homoiosis 
Usage: 1

Context Readings

Restraining The Tongue

8 But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison. 9 With this bless we God, even the Father; and with this curse we men, who are made after the similitude of God. 10 Out of the same mouth proceeds blessing and cursing. My brethren, these things ought not so to be.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 11:7

For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God: but the woman is the glory of the man.

Genesis 1:26-27

And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth.

Genesis 5:1

This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God made he him;

Genesis 9:6

Whoever sheds man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man.

Judges 9:27

And they went out into the fields, and gathered their vineyards, and trod the grapes, and made merry, and went into the house of their god, and did eat and drink, and cursed Abimelech.

2 Samuel 16:5

And when king David came to Bahurim, behold, there came out a man of the family of the house of Saul, whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera: he came forth, and cursed continually as he came.

2 Samuel 19:21

But Abishai the son of Zeruiah answered and said, Shall not Shimei be put to death for this, because he cursed the LORD's anointed?

1 Chronicles 29:10

Therefore David blessed the LORD before all the congregation: and David said, Blessed be you, LORD God of Israel our father, forever and ever.

1 Chronicles 29:20

And David said to all the congregation, Now bless the LORD your God. And all the congregation blessed the LORD God of their fathers, and bowed down their heads, and worshiped the LORD, and the king.

Psalm 10:7

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.

Psalm 16:9

Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoices: my flesh also shall rest in hope.

Psalm 30:12

To the end that my glory may sing praise to you, and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give thanks unto you forever.

Psalm 34:1

[A Psalm of David when he pretended madness before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed.] I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth.

Psalm 35:28

And my tongue shall speak of your righteousness and of your praise all the day long.

Psalm 51:14

Deliver me from the guilt of bloodshed, O God, God of my salvation: and my tongue shall sing aloud of your righteousness.

Psalm 57:8

Awake, my glory; awake, psaltery and harp: I myself will awake early.

Psalm 59:12

For the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips let them even be taken in their pride: and for the cursing and lying which they speak.

Psalm 62:4

They only consult to cast him down from his excellency: they delight in lies: they bless with their mouth, but they curse inwardly. Selah.

Psalm 63:4

Thus will I bless you while I live: I will lift up my hands in your name.

Psalm 71:24

My tongue also shall talk of your righteousness all the day long: for they are confounded, for they are brought unto shame, that seek my hurt.

Psalm 108:1

[A song. A Psalm of David.] O God, my heart is fixed; I will sing and give praise, even with my glory.

Psalm 109:17-18

As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him: as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far from him.

Psalm 145:1

[A Psalm of praise of David.] I will extol you, my God, O king; and I will bless your name forever and ever.

Psalm 145:21

My mouth shall speak the praise of the LORD: and let all flesh bless his holy name forever and ever.

Ecclesiastes 7:22

For oftentimes also your own heart knows that you yourself likewise have cursed others.

Isaiah 29:13

Therefore the Lord said, Since this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honor me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men:

Matthew 5:44

But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them who despitefully use you, and persecute you;

Matthew 26:74

Then began he to curse and to swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crowed.

Acts 2:26

Therefore did my heart rejoice, and my tongue was glad; moreover also my flesh shall rest in hope:

Romans 3:14

Whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness:

Ephesians 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:

1 Peter 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his abundant mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,

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