Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Jesus answered him, Will thou lay down thy life for me? Truly, truly, I say to thee, A cock will, no, not sound, until thou will deny me thrice.

New American Standard Bible

Jesus *answered, “Will you lay down your life for Me? Truly, truly, I say to you, a rooster will not crow until you deny Me three times.

King James Version

Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my sake? Verily, verily, I say unto thee, The cock shall not crow, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Holman Bible

Jesus replied, “Will you lay down your life for Me? I assure you: A rooster will not crow until you have denied Me three times.

International Standard Version

Jesus answered him, "Would you lay down your life for me? I tell you emphatically, a rooster will not crow until you have denied me three times."

American Standard Version

Jesus answereth, Wilt thou lay down thy life for me? Verily, verily, I say unto thee, The cock shall not crow, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Amplified

Jesus answered, “Will you [really] lay down your life for Me? I assure you and most solemnly say to you, before a rooster crows you will deny and completely disown Me three times.

An Understandable Version

Jesus answered him, "Will you [really] die for me? Truly, truly, I tell you, before the rooster crows, you will deny [knowing] me three times."

Anderson New Testament

Jesus answered him: Will you lay down your life for me? Verily, verily I say to you, the cock will not crow till you have denied me three times.

Bible in Basic English

Jesus said in answer, Will you give up your life for me? Truly I say to you, Before the cry of the cock you will have said three times that you are not my disciple.

Common New Testament

Jesus answered, "Will you lay down your life for me? Truly, truly, I say to you, the rooster will not crow, till you have denied me three times.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus answered him, you lay down your life for my sake! Verily, verily I say unto thee, the cock shall not crow, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Darby Translation

Jesus answers, Thou wilt lay down thy life for me! Verily, verily, I say to thee, The cock shall not crow till thou hast denied me thrice.

Godbey New Testament

Jesus responds to him, Wilt thou lay down thy soul for me? Truly, truly, I say unto thee, that the cock shall not crow, until thou shalt thrice deny me.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus answered, "You will lay down your life for me? I tell you, before a cock crows, you will disown me thrice over!

John Wesley New Testament

Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my sake? Verily I say to thee, the cock shall not have crowed, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Julia Smith Translation

Jesus answered, Wilt thou lay down thy life for me Truly, truly, I say to thee, The cock shall not utter a sound, till thou deny me thrice.

King James 2000

Jesus answered him, Will you lay down your life for my sake? Verily, verily, I say unto you, The cock shall not crow, till you have denied me three times.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Jesus replied, "Will you lay down your life for me? Truly, truly I say to you, the rooster will not crow until you have denied me three times!

Modern King James verseion

Jesus answered him, Will you lay down your life for My sake? Truly, truly, I say to you, The cock shall not crow until you have denied Me three times.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jesus answered him, "Wilt thou give thy life for my sake? Verily, verily I say unto thee, the cock shall not crow, till thou have denied me thrice."

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus replied, "Lay down your life for me? Truly, truly I tell you, before the cock crows, you will have disowned me thrice over.

Montgomery New Testament

"Your life you will lay down for me? In solemn truth I tell you, the cock shall not crow before you have three times disowned me."

NET Bible

Jesus answered, "Will you lay down your life for me? I tell you the solemn truth, the rooster will not crow until you have denied me three times!

New Heart English Bible

Jesus answered him, "Will you lay down your life for me? Truly, truly, I tell you, the rooster won't crow until you have denied me three times.

Noyes New Testament

Jesus answereth, Wilt thou lay down thy life for me? Truly, truly do I say to thee, A cock will not crow, till thou hast thrice denied me.

Sawyer New Testament

Jesus answered, Will you lay down your life for me? I tell you most truly, a cock shall not crow till you shall deny me thrice.

The Emphasized Bible

Jesus answereth - Thy life, in my behalf, wilt thou lay down? Verily, verily, I say unto thee - In nowise shall a cock crow till thou hast denied me, thrice.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for me? Verily, verily, I tell thee, the cock will not crow, before thou shalt deny me thrice.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Will you lay down your life for me?" replied Jesus. "In truth I tell you, the cock will not crow till you have disowned me three times.

Webster

Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my sake? Verily, verily, I say to thee, The cock will not crow, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Weymouth New Testament

"You say you will lay down your life on my behalf!" said Jesus; "in most solemn truth I tell you that the cock will not crow before you have three times disowned me."

Williams New Testament

Jesus answered, "You will lay down your life for me! I most solemnly say to you, before a cock crows, you will three times disown me!"

World English Bible

Jesus answered him, "Will you lay down your life for me? Most certainly I tell you, the rooster won't crow until you have denied me three times.

Worrell New Testament

Jesus answered, "Will you lay down your soul for Me? Verily, verily, I say to you, a cock shall not crow, till you thrice deny Me."

Worsley New Testament

Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my sake? Verily verily I tell thee, The cock shall not crow till thou hast denied me thrice.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jesus answered him, 'Thy life for me thou wilt lay down! verily, verily, I say to thee, a cock will not crow till thou mayest deny me thrice.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

him

Usage: 0

Wilt thou lay down
τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
Usage: 241

ψυχή 
Psuche 
Usage: 62

for
ὑπέρ 
Huper 
Usage: 138

my sake
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me, my, mine
Usage: 36

ἀμήν 
amen 
Usage: 48

ἀμήν 
amen 
Usage: 48

I say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

σοί 
Soi 
thee, thou, thy, thine own, not tr
Usage: 113

ἀλέκτωρ 
Alektor 
Usage: 7

φωνέω 
Phoneo 
Usage: 30

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

φωνέω 
Phoneo 
Usage: 30

ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

thou hast denied
ἀπαρνέομαι 
Aparneomai 
Usage: 3

me
μέ 
me 
me, I, my, not tr
Usage: 122

References

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Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Images John 13:38

Prayers for John 13:38

Context Readings

Jesus Predicts Peter's Denial

37 Peter said to him, Lord, why cannot I follow thee now? I will lay down my life for thee. 38 Jesus answered him, Will thou lay down thy life for me? Truly, truly, I say to thee, A cock will, no, not sound, until thou will deny me thrice.



Cross References

Proverbs 16:18

Pride [is] before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Mark 14:30

And Jesus says to him, Truly I say to thee, that thou today, in this night, before a cock sounds twice, will deny me thrice.

Mark 14:66-72

And as Peter was below in the courtyard, one of the servant girls of the high priest comes.

Proverbs 28:26

He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, but he who walks wisely, he shall be delivered.

Proverbs 29:23

A man's pride shall bring him low, but he who is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.

Matthew 26:34

Jesus said to him, Truly I say to thee, that in this night, before a cock sounds, thou will deny me thrice.

Matthew 26:69-75

Now Peter was sitting outside in the courtyard, and one servant girl came to him, saying, Thou also were with Jesus the Galilean.

Luke 22:34

And he said, I say to thee, Peter, a cock will, no, not sound today, before thou will thrice deny that thou know me.

Luke 22:56-62

But a certain servant girl having seen him sitting near the light, and having looked intently upon him, she said, This man was also with him.

John 18:16-17

But Peter had stood near the door outside. So the other disciple, who was known to the high priest, went out and spoke to the doorkeeper and brought in Peter.

John 18:25-27

Now Simon Peter was standing and warming himself. Therefore they said to him, Are thou not also of his disciples? That man therefore denied, and said, I am not.

1 Corinthians 10:12

Therefore let him who seems to stand take heed lest he fall.

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