Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

Up until now you have not asked for anything in my name. [So now] ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be complete.

New American Standard Bible

"Until now you have asked for nothing in My name; ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be made full.

King James Version

Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Holman Bible

Until now you have asked for nothing in My name. Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.

International Standard Version

So far you haven't asked for anything in my name. Keep asking and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete."

A Conservative Version

Until now ye have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and ye will receive, so that your joy may be made full.

American Standard Version

Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be made full.

Amplified

Up to this time you have not asked a [single] thing in My Name [as presenting all that I Am]; but now ask and keep on asking and you will receive, so that your joy (gladness, delight) may be full and complete.

Anderson New Testament

Till this time you have asked for nothing in my name; ask, and you shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Bible in Basic English

Up to now you have made no request in my name: do so, and it will be answered, so that your hearts may be full of joy.

Common New Testament

Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be full.

Daniel Mace New Testament

hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be compleat.

Darby Translation

Hitherto ye have asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Godbey New Testament

Until now you have asked nothing in my name: ask, and you shall receive, in order that your joy may be full.

Goodspeed New Testament

Hitherto you have not asked for anything as my followers, but now ask, and you will receive, so that your happiness may be complete.

John Wesley New Testament

Hitherto ye have asked nothing in my name: ask (and ye shall receive) that your joy may be full.

Julia Smith Translation

Until now ye have asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy might be completed.

King James 2000

Until now have you asked nothing in my name: ask, and you shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.

Modern King James verseion

Before now you have asked nothing in My name; ask and you shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name. Ask and ye shall receive it: that our joy may be full.

Moffatt New Testament

hitherto you have asked nothing in my name; ask and you will receive, that your joy may be full.

Montgomery New Testament

Hitherto you have asked nothing in my name; ask, and you shall receive, that your joy may be full.

NET Bible

Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you will receive it, so that your joy may be complete.

New Heart English Bible

Until now, you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be made full.

Noyes New Testament

Hitherto ye have asked nothing in my name; ask, and ye will receive, that your joy may be made full.

Sawyer New Testament

Till now you have asked nothing in my name; ask and you shall receive, that your joy may be complete.

The Emphasized Bible

Until even now, ye have asked nothing in my name: Be asking, and ye shall receive, - that, your joy, may be made full.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Hitherto ye have asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be complete.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So far you have not asked for anything, in my Name; ask, and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.

Webster

Hitherto ye have asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Weymouth New Testament

As yet you have not asked for anything in my name: ask, and you shall receive, that your hearts may be filled with gladness.

Williams New Testament

Up to this time you have not asked for anything as bearers of my name, but now you must keep on asking, and you will receive, that your cup of joy may be full to the brim.

World English Bible

Until now, you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be made full.

Worrell New Testament

Hitherto ye asked nothing in My name; ask, and ye will receive, that your joy may be made full.

Worsley New Testament

Hitherto ye have asked for nothing in my name: ask and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Youngs Literal Translation

till now ye did ask nothing in my name; ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

have ye asked
αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
Usage: 160

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

ask
αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

and

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

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

joy
χαρά 
Chara 
Usage: 44

may be
ὦ 
be, may be, should be, is, might be, were, not tr,
Usage: 41

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Jesus Predicts His Return To The Disciples

23 At that time [i.e., after my resurrection], you will not be asking me [for] anything. Truly, truly, I tell you, if you will ask the Father for anything [then], in my name [i.e., by my authority], He will give it to you. 24 Up until now you have not asked for anything in my name. [So now] ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be complete. 25 "I have spoken these things to you in figurative language. [However], the time will come when I will not speak to you in figurative language, but will tell you plainly about the Father.


Cross References

John 15:11

I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in your hearts, and that your joy may be complete.

John 15:11

I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in your hearts, and that your joy may be complete.

John 15:11

I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in your hearts, and that your joy may be complete.

Matthew 6:9

Therefore, you should pray this way: 'Our Father in heaven, may your name be highly honored.

Matthew 7:7-8

"Ask [God for something] and it will be given to you; look [to God for something] and you will find it; knock [on the door of opportunity] and it will be opened up to you.

John 3:29

The one who has the bride is the groom; but the best man, who stands up with him and listens to him [take his vows], is very happy when he hears him speak. So, [now] my joy is complete [i.e. over hearing about Jesus' ministry].

John 16:23

At that time [i.e., after my resurrection], you will not be asking me [for] anything. Truly, truly, I tell you, if you will ask the Father for anything [then], in my name [i.e., by my authority], He will give it to you.

Ephesians 1:16-17

I do not stop thanking [God] for you. I keep asking, in my prayers,

1 Thessalonians 3:11-13

Now may our God and Father Himself, and our Lord Jesus Christ, open the way for us to go to you.

2 Thessalonians 1:2

May you have unearned favor and peace from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

Now, may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us never ending encouragement and good hope through [His] unearned favor,

James 4:2-3

You people desire something and yet do not have it, [so] you murder [to get it]. You are envious [of what someone has] and [yet] are not able to obtain it, [so] you fight and quarrel [over it]. You do not have [what you want] because you do not ask [God for it].

1 John 1:3-4

We declare to you what we have seen and heard [concerning Christ], so that you also may share a relationship with us. And indeed, our fellowship is with the Father and with His Son Jesus Christ.

2 John 1:12

I have many [more] things to write to you about, but will not do so with paper and ink, since I hope to visit you [soon] and speak to you in person, so that our joy may be complete.

2 John 1:12

I have many [more] things to write to you about, but will not do so with paper and ink, since I hope to visit you [soon] and speak to you in person, so that our joy may be complete.

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