Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 They will do all this to you because of my name--because they have no knowledge of him who sent me. 22 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. 23 He who has hate for me has hate for my Father.


Cross References

John 9:41

Jesus said to them, If you were blind you would have no sin: but now that you say, We see; your sin is there still.

Romans 1:20

For from the first making of the world, those things of God which the eye is unable to see, that is, his eternal power and existence, are fully made clear, he having given the knowledge of them through the things which he has made, so that men have no reason for wrongdoing:

Ezekiel 2:5

And they, if they give ear to you or if they do not give ear (for they are an uncontrolled people), will see that there has been a prophet among them.

Ezekiel 33:31-33

And they come to you as my people come, and are seated before you as my people, hearing your words but doing them not: for deceit is in their mouth and their heart goes after profit for themselves.

Luke 12:46

The lord of that servant will come at a time when he is not looking for him, and at an hour when he is not ready for him, and he will have him cut in two and will give him his part in the fate of those who have no faith;

John 3:18-21

The man who has faith in him does not come up to be judged; but he who has no faith in him has been judged even now, because he has no faith in the name of the only Son of God.

John 12:48

He who puts me on one side and does not take my words to heart, is not without a judge: the word which I have said will be his judge on the last day.

John 19:11

Jesus gave this answer: You would have no power at all over me if it was not given to you by God; so that he who gave me up to you has the greater sin.

Acts 17:30

Those times when men had no knowledge were overlooked by God; but now he gives orders to all men in every place to undergo a change of heart:

Romans 2:1

So you have no reason, whoever you are, for judging: for in judging another you are judging yourself, for you do the same things.

2 Corinthians 2:14-16

But praise be to God who makes us strong to overcome in Christ, and makes clear through us in every place the value of the knowledge of him.

Hebrews 6:4-8

As for those who at one time saw the light, tasting the good things from heaven, and having their part in the Holy Spirit,

James 4:17

The man who has knowledge of how to do good and does not do it, to him it is sin.

1 Peter 2:16

As those who are free, not using your free position as a cover for wrongdoing, but living as the servants of God;

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