Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.

New American Standard Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.

King James Version

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloke for their sin.

Holman Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin. Now they have no excuse for their sin.

International Standard Version

"If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have any sin. But now they have no excuse for their sin.

American Standard Version

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Amplified

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have [the guilt of their] sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

An Understandable Version

They would not be guilty of sinning if I had not come and spoken to them. But now [that I have], they have no excuse for their sin.

Anderson New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Bible in Basic English

If I had not come and been their teacher they would have had no sin: but now they have no reason to give for their sin.

Common New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Daniel Mace New Testament

if I had not appear'd, and inform'd them, they would have been innocent: but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Darby Translation

If I had not come and spoken to them, they had not had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Godbey New Testament

If I did not come and speak to them, they had not sin: now they have no excuse for their sin.

Goodspeed New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have been guilty of sin, but as it is, they have no excuse for their sin.

John Wesley New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they had not had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Julia Smith Translation

If I had not come and spoken to them, they had not sin and now they have no pretext for their sin.

King James 2000

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they would not have sin: but now they have no cover for their sin.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin. But now they do not have a valid excuse for their sin.

Modern King James verseion

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they should not have had sin: but now have they nothing to cloak their sin withal.

Moffatt New Testament

They would not be guilty, if I had not come and spoken to them; but, as it is, they have no excuse for their sin ??23 he who hates me hates my Father also.

Montgomery New Testament

"If I had not come and spoken to them, they would have no sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

NET Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin. But they no longer have any excuse for their sin.

New Heart English Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Noyes New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Sawyer New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no pretext for their sin.

The Emphasized Bible

Had I not come and spoken unto them, Sin, had they none; but, now, have they no, excuse, for their sin.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Had I not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin: but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Twentieth Century New Testament

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would have had no sin to answer for; but as it is, they have no excuse for their sin.

Webster

If I had not come and spoken to them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloke for their sin.

Weymouth New Testament

"If I had not come and spoken to them, they would have had no sin; but as the case stands they are without excuse for their sin.

Williams New Testament

"If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin. But now the fact is, they have no excuse for their sin.

World English Bible

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Worrell New Testament

"Had I not come and spoken to them, they had not had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Worsley New Testament

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no excuse for their sin.

Youngs Literal Translation

if I had not come and spoken to them, they were not having sin; but now pretext they have not for their sin.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

I had
ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

not
μή 
me 
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 493
Usage: 1032

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

and

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

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235


Usage: 0

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

had
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

sin
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

now
νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

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

πρόφασις 
Prophasis 
Usage: 3

for
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254


Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals containing John 15:22

Context Readings

The World's Hatred For The Disciples

21 But all these things they will do to you because of my name, because they have not known him who sent me. 22 If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin. 23 He who hates me hates my Father also.


Cross References

John 9:41

Jesus said to them, If ye were blind, ye would have no sin, but now ye say, We see, therefore your sin remains.

Romans 1:20

For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things made, both his eternal power and divinity, for them to be without excuse.

Ezekiel 2:5

And they, whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear (for they are a rebellious house), yet shall know that there has been a prophet among them.

Ezekiel 33:31-33

And they come to thee as the people come, and they sit before thee as my people. And they hear thy words, but do not do them. For with their mouth they show much love, but their heart goes after their gain.

Luke 12:46

the lord of that bondman will arrive in a day that he does not expect, and in an hour that he is not aware, and will cut him in two, and will place his portion with the unbelieving.

John 3:18-21

He who believes in him is not condemned. He who does not believe has been condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.

John 12:48

He who rejects me and does not receive my sayings, has that which judges him: the word that I spoke, that will judge him in the last day.

John 19:11

Jesus answered him, Thou would have no authority against me, unless it were given thee from above. Because of this he who delivered me to thee has greater sin.

Acts 17:30

Indeed therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands for all men everywhere to repent.

Romans 2:1

Therefore, O man, thou are without excuse, every man who judges, for in what thou judge the other man, thou condemn thyself, for the man who judges is doing the same things.

2 Corinthians 2:14-16

And thanks is to God who always causes us to triumph in the Christ, and who makes manifest the aroma of the knowledge of him in every place, through us.

Hebrews 6:4-8

For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and who tasted of the heavenly gift, and who became partakers of Holy Spirit,

James 4:17

He therefore who knows to do good, and is not doing it, to him it is sin.

1 Peter 2:16

As free, and not having your freedom as a cover-up of evil, but as bondmen of God.

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