Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the One who is able to save and to destroy; but who are you who judge your neighbor?

King James Version

There is one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who art thou that judgest another?

Holman Bible

There is one lawgiver and judge who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge your neighbor?

International Standard Version

There is only one Lawgiver and Judge the one who can save and destroy. So who are you to judge your neighbor?

A Conservative Version

There is one lawgiver who is able to save and to destroy, but thou, who are thou who judge the other man?

American Standard Version

One only is the lawgiver and judge, even he who is able to save and to destroy: but who art thou that judgest thy neighbor?

Amplified

One only is the Lawgiver and Judge Who is able to save and to destroy [the One Who has the absolute power of life and death]. [But you] who are you that [you presume to] pass judgment on your neighbor?

An Understandable Version

There is only One Lawgiver and Judge [i.e., God or Christ]. It is He who is able to save and destroy [people]. So, who [do you think] you are, judging your neighbor?

Anderson New Testament

There is one law-giver that is able to save, and to destroy: who are you that judge an other?

Bible in Basic English

There is only one judge and law-giver, even he who has the power of salvation and of destruction; but who are you to be your neighbour's judge?

Common New Testament

There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the one who is able to save and destroy. But youwho are you to judge your neighbor?

Daniel Mace New Testament

there is but one legislator, and judge, he that has the power of life and death: who art thou, to pass sentence upon another?

Darby Translation

One is the lawgiver and judge, who is able to save and to destroy: but who art thou who judgest thy neighbour?

Godbey New Testament

There is one lawgiver and judge, who is able to save and to destroy: but who are you, the one judging your neighbor.

Goodspeed New Testament

There is only one lawgiver and judge??e who has the power to save and to destroy; who are you, to judge your neighbor?

John Wesley New Testament

There is one lawgiver that is able to save and to destroy: Who art thou that judgest another?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There is one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who art thou to judge another?

Julia Smith Translation

There is one legislator, able to save and to destroy: who art thou that judgest another

King James 2000

There is one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who are you that judge another?

Lexham Expanded Bible

There is one lawgiver and judge who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge your neighbor?

Modern King James verseion

There is one Lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy. Who are you who judges another?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There is one law giver, which is able to save and to destroy. What art thou that judgest another man?

Moffatt New Testament

follow 2:13] Do not defame one another, brothers; he who defames or judges his brother defames and judges the Law; and if you judge the Law, you pass sentence on it instead of obeying it.

Montgomery New Testament

But One is your Lawgiver and Judge??e who is able to save and to destroy. But you, who are you, to be condemning your neighbor?

NET Bible

But there is only one who is lawgiver and judge -- the one who is able to save and destroy. On the other hand, who are you to judge your neighbor?

New Heart English Bible

Only one is the lawgiver and judge, who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge your neighbor?

Noyes New Testament

One is the Lawgiver and Judge, he who is able to save, and to destroy; but who art thou, that judgest thy neighbor?

Sawyer New Testament

There is one law-giver and judge, who is able to save and to destroy; but who are you that judge a neighbor?

The Emphasized Bible

One, is Lawgiver and Judge - He who hath power to save and to destroy; but who art, thou, that judgest thy neighbour?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

There is one lawgiver, who can save or destroy: who art thou that judgest another man?

Twentieth Century New Testament

There is only one Lawgiver and Judge--he who has the power both to save and to destroy. But who are you that pass judgment on your neighbor?

Webster

There is one lawgiver, who is able to save, and to destroy: who art thou that judgest another?

Weymouth New Testament

The only real Lawgiver and Judge is He who is able to save or to destroy. Who are you to sit in judgement on your fellow man?

Williams New Testament

There is but one Lawgiver and Judge, the One who has the power to save and to destroy; then who are you that you presume to judge your brother?

World English Bible

Only one is the lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge another?

Worrell New Testament

One is Law-giver and Judge??e Who is able to save and to destroy; but who are you, that judge your neighbor?

Worsley New Testament

Now there is but one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who art thou then that judgest another?

Youngs Literal Translation

one is the lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy; thou -- who art thou that dost judge the other?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

εἷς 
heis 
one, a, other, some, not tr,
Usage: 188

νομοθέτης 
Nomothetes 
Usage: 1



τίς 
Tis 
which, who, the things, the son,
what, who, why, whom, which,
Usage: 0
Usage: 344

is able
δύναμαι 
Dunamai 
can , cannot , be able, may , able,
Usage: 140

to save
σώζω 
Sozo 
Usage: 79

and

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

ἀπόλλυμι 
Apollumi 
Usage: 37

εἶ 
Ei 
thou art, be
Usage: 75

thou
σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

κρίνω 
Krino 
Usage: 84

Context Readings

Subject Yourselves To God

11 Do not speak against one another, brethren He who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks against the law and judges the law; but if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge of it. 12 There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the One who is able to save and to destroy; but who are you who judge your neighbor? 13 Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit."



Cross References

Matthew 10:28

"Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.

Romans 14:4

Who are you to judge the servant of another? To his own master he stands or falls; and he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand.

Isaiah 33:22

For the LORD is our judge, The LORD is our lawgiver, The LORD is our king; He will save us--

1 Samuel 25:10

But Nabal answered David's servants and said, "Who is David? And who is the son of Jesse? There are many servants today who are each breaking away from his master.

Job 38:2

"Who is this that darkens counsel By words without knowledge?

Luke 12:5

"But I will warn you whom to fear: fear the One who, after He has killed, has authority to cast into hell; yes, I tell you, fear Him!

Romans 2:1

Therefore you have no excuse, everyone of you who passes judgment, for in that which you judge another, you condemn yourself; for you who judge practice the same things.

Romans 9:20

On the contrary, who are you, O man, who answers back to God? The thing molded will not say to the molder, "Why did you make me like this," will it?

Romans 14:13

Therefore let us not judge one another anymore, but rather determine this--not to put an obstacle or a stumbling block in a brother's way.

Hebrews 7:25

Therefore He is able also to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.

James 5:9

Do not complain, brethren, against one another, so that you yourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing right at the door.



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