Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 nobody can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison. 9 With it we bless our God and Father, and with it we curse men, who are made in the image of God. 10 Out of the same mouth comes forth blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 11:7

For a man indeed ought not to have his head covered, because he is the image and glory of God, but the woman is the glory of the man.

Genesis 1:26-27

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 birds of the sky, and over the livestock, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."

Genesis 5:1

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

Genesis 9:6

Whoever sheds man's blood, his blood will be shed by man, for God made man in his own image.

Judges 9:27

They went out into the field, and gathered their vineyards, and trod [the grapes], and held festival, and went into the house of their god, and did eat and drink, and cursed Abimelech.

2 Samuel 16:5

When king David came to Bahurim, behold, a man of the family of the house of Saul came out, whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera. He came out, and cursed still as he came.

2 Samuel 19:21

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

1 Chronicles 29:10

Therefore David blessed Yahweh before all the assembly; and David said, "You are blessed, Yahweh, the God of Israel our father, forever and ever.

1 Chronicles 29:20

David said to all the assembly, "Now bless Yahweh your God!" All the assembly blessed Yahweh, the God of their fathers, and bowed down their heads and prostrated themselves before Yahweh and the king.

Psalm 10:7

His mouth is full of cursing, deceit, and oppression. Under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

Psalm 16:9

Therefore my heart is glad, and my tongue rejoices. My body shall also dwell in safety.

Psalm 30:12

To the end that my heart may sing praise to you, and not be silent. Yahweh my God, I will give thanks to you forever! For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David.

Psalm 34:1

I will bless Yahweh at all times. His praise will always be in my mouth.

Psalm 35:28

My tongue shall talk about your righteousness and about your praise all day long. For the Chief Musician. By David, the servant of Yahweh.

Psalm 51:14

Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, the God of my salvation. My tongue shall sing aloud of your righteousness.

Psalm 57:8

Wake up, my glory! Wake up, psaltery and harp! I will wake up the dawn.

Psalm 59:12

For the sin of their mouth, and the words of their lips, let them be caught in their pride, for the curses and lies which they utter.

Psalm 62:4

They fully intend to throw him down from his lofty place. They delight in lies. They bless with their mouth, but they curse inwardly. Selah.

Psalm 63:4

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

Psalm 71:24

My tongue will also talk about your righteousness all day long, for they are disappointed, and they are confounded, who want to harm me. By Solomon.

Psalm 108:1

My heart is steadfast, God. I will sing and I will make music with my soul.

Psalm 109:17-18

Yes, he loved cursing, and it came to him. He didn't delight in blessing, and it was far from him.

Psalm 145:1

I will exalt you, my God, the King. I will praise your name forever and ever.

Psalm 145:21

My mouth will speak the praise of Yahweh. Let all flesh bless his holy name forever and ever.

Ecclesiastes 7:22

for often your own heart knows that you yourself have likewise cursed others.

Isaiah 29:13

The Lord said, "Because this people draws near with their mouth and with their lips to honor me, but they have removed their heart far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment of men which has been taught;

Matthew 5:44

But I tell you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who mistreat you and persecute you,

Matthew 26:74

Then he began to curse and to swear, "I don't know the man!" Immediately the rooster crowed.

Acts 2:26

Therefore my heart was glad, and my tongue rejoiced. Moreover my flesh also will dwell 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 every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ;

1 Peter 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy became our father again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,

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