Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Let him know, that he having turned the sinful from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.

New American Standard Bible

let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.

King James Version

Let him know, that he which converteth the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

Holman Bible

let him know that whoever turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his life from death and cover a multitude of sins.

International Standard Version

you may be sure that whoever brings a sinner back from his wrong path will save his soul from death and cover a multitude of sins.

A Conservative Version

let him know that he who converts a sinful man from his wandering way, will save a soul from death, and will hide a multitude of sins.

American Standard Version

let him know, that he who converteth a sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.

Amplified

let the [latter] one know that the one who has turned a sinner from the error of his way will save that one’s soul from death and cover a multitude of sins [that is, obtain the pardon of the many sins committed by the one who has been restored].

An Understandable Version

that person should know that whoever brings a sinner back from the error of his way will save that soul from [spiritual] death and will cover over a large number of sins [i.e., the many sins of that person will become forgiven].

Anderson New Testament

let him know that he who turns back a sinner from the error of his way, will save a soul from death, and cover a multitude of sins.

Bible in Basic English

Be certain that he through whom a sinner has been turned from the error of his way, keeps a soul from death and is the cause of forgiveness for sins without number.

Common New Testament

let him know that whoever turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.

Daniel Mace New Testament

that the retrieving of a sinner from his erroneous habits, is saving a soul from ruin, and cancels a multitude of sins.

Darby Translation

let him know that he that brings back a sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death and shall cover a multitude of sins.

Godbey New Testament

let him know, that the one having turned a sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and hide a multitude of sins.

Goodspeed New Testament

you may be sure that whoever brings a sinner back from his misguided way will save the man's soul from death, and cover up a host of sins.

John Wesley New Testament

Let him know, that he who converteth a sinner from the error of his way, shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

King James 2000

Let him know, that he who converts the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

Lexham Expanded Bible

he should know that the one who turns a sinner back from the error of his way will save that person's soul from death, and will cover over a great number of sins.

Modern King James verseion

know that he who turns back the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

let the same know, that he which converted the sinner from going astray out of his way, shall save a soul from death, and shall hide the multitude of sins. {Here ends the General Epistle of James}

Moffatt New Testament

understand that he who brings a sinner back from the error of his way saves his soul from death and hides a host of sins.

Montgomery New Testament

let him know that he who brings a sinner back from the error of his ways, saves his soul from death, and hides a multitude of sins.

NET Bible

he should know that the one who turns a sinner back from his wandering path will save that person's soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.

New Heart English Bible

let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death, and will cover a multitude of sins.

Noyes New Testament

let him know that he who converteth a sinner from the error of his way will save a soul from death, and will cover a multitude of sins.

Sawyer New Testament

let him know that he who converts a sinner from an error of [his] way, shall save a soul from death, and hide a multitude of sins.

The Emphasized Bible

Be ye taking note - that, he that turneth back a sinner out of the error of his way - will save his soul out of death, and hide a multitude of sins.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

let him know, that he that converteth a sinner from the error of his way will save a soul from death, and will cover a multitude of sins.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Be sure that he who brings a sinner back from his mistaken ways will save that man's soul from Death, and throw a veil over countless sins.

Webster

Let him know, that he who converteth a sinner from the error of his way will save a soul from death, and will hide a multitude of sins.

Weymouth New Testament

let him know that he who brings a sinner back from his evil ways will save the man's soul from death and throw a veil over a multitude of sins.

Williams New Testament

you may be sure that whoever brings a sinner back from his evil ways will save the man's soul from death, and cover up a multitude of sins.

World English Bible

let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save a soul from death, and will cover a multitude of sins.

Worrell New Testament

let him know that he who converted a sinner from the error of his way, will save a soul from death, and cover a multitude of sins.

Worsley New Testament

let him know that he, who turneth back a sinner from the error of his way, shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.

Youngs Literal Translation

let him know that he who did turn back a sinner from the straying of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ἐπιστρέφω 
Epistrepho 
Usage: 29

the sinner
ἁμαρτωλός 
Hamartolos 
Usage: 31

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709
Usage: 709

the error
πλάνη 
Plane 
Usage: 10

of his

Usage: 0

way
ὁδός 
Hodos 
Usage: 75

σώζω 
Sozo 
Usage: 79

a soul
ψυχή 
Psuche 
Usage: 62

θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

and

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

καλύπτω 
Kalupto 
Usage: 5

πλῆθος 
Plethos 
Usage: 32

Context Readings

Help Those Who Have Wandered Away From The Truth

19 Brethren, if any among you be led astray from the truth, and any should turn him back; 20 Let him know, that he having turned the sinful from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.



Cross References

Romans 11:14

If in some way I might make jealous my flesh, and I might save some of them.)

Proverbs 10:12

Hatred will excite strifes: and love will cover over all transgressions.

1 Peter 4:8

More than all having intent love among yourselves: for love shall cover a multitude of sins.

Psalm 32:1

To David, wisdom. Happy the taking away of transgression, the covering of sin.

Proverbs 11:30

The fruit of the just a tree of life; and he taking souls is wise.

Proverbs 11:4

Wealth will not profit in the day of wrath, and justice will deliver from death.

John 5:24

Truly, truly, I say to you, That he hearing my word, and believing him having sent me, has eternal life, and comes not into judgment; but has passed from death to life.

1 Corinthians 9:22

I became to the weak as weak, that I might gain the weak: I have been all things to all, that altogether I might save some.

1 Timothy 4:16

Take heed to thyself, and to the doctrine; remain in them: for doing this, and thou shalt save thyself, and them hearing thee.

1 Timothy 4:16

Take heed to thyself, and to the doctrine; remain in them: for doing this, and thou shalt save thyself, and them hearing thee.

James 1:15

So then lust conceiving, brings forth sin: and sin performed, produces death.

James 5:19

Brethren, if any among you be led astray from the truth, and any should turn him back;

Proverbs 10:2

Treasures of injustice shall not profit, and justice shall deliver from death.

Revelation 20:6

Happy and holy he having a part in the first rising up: over these has the second death no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and they shall reign with him a thousand years.

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