Parallel Verses

Sawyer New Testament

for the law was given by Moses, the grace and truth were by Jesus Christ.

New American Standard Bible

For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.

King James Version

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

Holman Bible

for the law was given through Moses,
grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

International Standard Version

because while the Law was given through Moses, grace and truth came through Jesus the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

Because the law was given through Moses. Grace and truth came to be through Jesus Christ.

American Standard Version

For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Amplified

For the Law was given through Moses, but grace [the unearned, undeserved favor of God] and truth came through Jesus Christ.

An Understandable Version

For the law was given through Moses; [but] God's favor and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Anderson New Testament

for the law was given through Moses, but the grace and the truth came through Jesus Christ.

Bible in Basic English

For the law was given through Moses; grace and the true way of life are ours through Jesus Christ.

Common New Testament

For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the law indeed was delivered by Moses, but grace and truth was the dispensation of Jesus Christ.

Darby Translation

For the law was given by Moses: grace and truth subsists through Jesus Christ.

Godbey New Testament

Because the law was given by Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

John Wesley New Testament

but grace and truth was by Jesus Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

For the law was given by Moses; grace and truth were by Jesus Christ.

King James 2000

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came about through Jesus Christ.

Modern King James verseion

For the Law came through Moses, but grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

while the Law was given through Moses, grace and reality are ours through Jesus Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

For the Law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

NET Bible

For the law was given through Moses, but grace and truth came about through Jesus Christ.

New Heart English Bible

For the Law was given through Moses, grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.

Noyes New Testament

For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

The Emphasized Bible

Because, the law, through Moses, was given, favour and truth, through Jesus Christ, came into existence.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For the law was given by Moses, but the grace and the reality came by Jesus Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the Law was given through Moses, love and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Webster

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Williams New Testament

For while the law was given through Moses, spiritual blessing and truth have come through Jesus Christ.

World English Bible

For the law was given through Moses. Grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.

Worrell New Testament

because the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Worsley New Testament

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ:

Youngs Literal Translation

for the law through Moses was given, the grace and the truth through Jesus Christ did come;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

by
διά 
Dia 
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527
Usage: 527

Μωσεύς Μωσῆς Μωΰσῆς 
Moseus 
Usage: 60

but grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

and

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

ἀλήθεια 
Aletheia 
Usage: 87

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

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 1:17

Images John 1:17

Context Readings

The Prologue To John's Gospel

16 For we all have received of his fullness, and grace for grace; 17 for the law was given by Moses, the grace and truth were by Jesus Christ. 18 No one has ever seen God; the only Son, who is in the bosom of the Father, he declared [him].


Cross References

John 1:14

And the Word became flesh and tabernacled with us and we beheld his glory, a glory as of an only child with a father, full of grace and truth.

John 7:19

Did not Moses give you the law? and no one of you performs the law. Why do you seek to kill me?

John 8:32

and you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.

John 14:6

Jesus said to him, I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except by me.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14-17

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14-2

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not have a Lordship over you; for you are not under the law but under the grace.

Luke 1:54-55

He has helped Israel his servant, and remembered his mercy,

Luke 1:68-79

Blessed is the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has visited and redeemed his people,

John 5:45

Think not that I will accuse you to the Father; there is one that accuses you, Moses, in whom you trust.

John 9:29

We know that God spoke to Moses, but we know not whence this man is.

Acts 7:38

This is he that was with the assembly in the wilderness, with the angel who spoke to him on Mount Sinai, and with our fathers, who received the living oracles to give us,

Acts 13:34-39

And that he raised him from the dead never more to return to destruction, he said thus; I will give you the sure promises of David.

Acts 28:23

And appointing him a day they came in great numbers to his lodging, to whom he set forth and testified the kingdom of God, persuading them concerning Jesus both from the law of Moses and the prophets, from morning till evening.

Romans 3:19-26

But we know that whatever the law says, it says to those having the law, that every mouth may be stopped and all the world become guilty before God.

Romans 5:20-21

For the law supervened that the fall might abound; but where the sin abounded the grace was superabundant,

Romans 15:8-12

For I say that Christ was made a minister of the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises of the fathers,

2 Corinthians 1:20

for all the promises of God, the yes in him, and the Amen in him, are for glory to God by us.

2 Corinthians 3:7-10

But if the ministry of death engraved in a writing on stones was glorious, so that the children of Israel could not look steadily at the face of Moses on account of the brightness of his face, which passed away,

Galatians 3:10-13

For as many as are of works of the law are under a curse; for it is written, Cursed is every one that continues not in all things written in the book of the law to do them.

Galatians 3:17

And this I say; that the law which was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot abrogate the covenant previously established by God, to make the promise of no effect.

Hebrews 3:5-6

And Moses indeed was faithful in all his house, as a servant, for a testimony of things to be spoken;

Hebrews 8:8-12

For finding fault with them he says, Behold, the days come, says the Lord, that I will make with the house of Israel and the house of Judah, a new covenant,

Hebrews 9:22

And almost all things, according to the law, are purified with blood, and without the pouring out of blood there is no forgiveness.

Hebrews 10:4-10

for it is impossible that the blood of bulls and goats should take away sins.

Hebrews 11:39-40

And none of these who became martyrs through faith received the promise,

Revelation 5:8-10

And when he took the book, the four cherubs and the twenty-four elders fell down before the lamb, each having a harp and golden bowls full of incense, which is the prayers of the saints:

Revelation 7:9-17

After this I saw, and behold, a great multitude, which no man could number, of every nation and of all tribes and peoples and tongues, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and having palm branches in their hands;

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