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Bible in Basic English

And he, when he comes, will make the world conscious of sin, and of righteousness, and of being judged:

New American Standard Bible

And He, when He comes, will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment;

King James Version

And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Holman Bible

When He comes, He will convict the world about sin, righteousness, and judgment:

International Standard Version

When he comes, he will convict the world of sin, righteousness, and judgment

A Conservative Version

And having come, he will convict the world about sin, and about justice, and about judgment.

American Standard Version

And he, when he is come, will convict the world in respect of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Amplified

And He, when He comes, will convict the world about [the guilt of] sin [and the need for a Savior], and about righteousness, and about judgment:

An Understandable Version

And when He does come, He will bring conviction to the world regarding sin [i.e., exposing it and producing guilt], regarding what is right [i.e., upholding godly standards], and regarding judgment [i.e., showing that sin condemns].

Anderson New Testament

And when he has come, he will convince the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.

Common New Testament

And when he comes, he will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Daniel Mace New Testament

and when he is come, he will convince the world of sin, of justice, of judgment:

Darby Translation

And having come, he will bring demonstration to the world, of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Godbey New Testament

And having come, He will convict the world concerning sin, and concerning righteousness, and concerning judgment.

Goodspeed New Testament

When he comes, he will bring conviction to the world about sin and uprightness and judgment;

John Wesley New Testament

And he coming will convince the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Julia Smith Translation

And having come, he will convict the world of sin, and of justice, and of judgment:

King James 2000

And when he is come, he will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when he] comes, he will convict the world concerning sin and concerning righteousness and concerning judgment:

Modern King James verseion

And when that One comes, He will convict the world concerning sin, and concerning righteousness, and concerning judgment.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when he is come, he will rebuke the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.

Moffatt New Testament

And when he comes, he will convict the world, convincing men of sin, of righteousness, and of judgment:

Montgomery New Testament

And he, when he comes, will convict the world of sins and of righteousness and of judgment;

NET Bible

And when he comes, he will prove the world wrong concerning sin and righteousness and judgment --

New Heart English Bible

When he has come, he will convict the world about sin, and about righteousness, and about judgment;

Noyes New Testament

And when he is come, he will bring conviction to the world, of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.

Sawyer New Testament

And when he has come, he will convince the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

The Emphasized Bible

And, having come, He, will reprove the world - Concerning sin, and concerning righteousness, and concerning judgment:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And when he cometh, he will convince the world of sin, of righteousness, and of judgment:

Twentieth Century New Testament

And he, when he comes, will bring conviction to the world as to Sin, and as to Righteousness, and as to Judgment;

Webster

And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:

Weymouth New Testament

And He, when He comes, will convict the world in respect of sin, of righteousness, and of judgement; --

Williams New Testament

"And when He comes, He will bring conviction to worldly people about sin and uprightness and judgment;

World English Bible

When he has come, he will convict the world about sin, about righteousness, and about judgment;

Worrell New Testament

And, having come, He will convict the world respecting sin, and righteousness, and judgment:

Worsley New Testament

And when He comes, He will convince the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgement:

Youngs Literal Translation

and having come, He will convict the world concerning sin, and concerning righteousness, and concerning judgment;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

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

he
ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

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

he will reprove
ἐλέγχω 
Elegcho 
Usage: 12

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

of
περί 
Peri 
περί 
Peri 
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254
Usage: 254
Usage: 254

sin
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

and



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

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 16:8

Devotionals containing John 16:8

Images John 16:8

Prayers for John 16:8

Context Readings

Jesus' Departure And The Coming Of The Holy Spirit

7 But what I am saying is true: my going is for your good: for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you. 8 And he, when he comes, will make the world conscious of sin, and of righteousness, and of being judged: 9 Of sin, because they have not faith in me;



Cross References

John 8:46

Which of you is able truly to say that I am a sinner? If I say what is true, why have you no belief in me?

Zechariah 12:10

And I will send down on the family of David and on the people of Jerusalem the spirit of grace and of prayer; and their eyes will be turned to the one who was wounded by their hands: and they will be weeping for him as for an only son, and their grief for him will be bitter, like the grief of one sorrowing for his oldest son.

John 8:9

And when his words came to their ears, they went out one by one, starting with the oldest even to the last, because they were conscious of what was in their hearts: and Jesus was there by himself with the woman before him.

Acts 2:37

Now when these words came to their ears their hearts were troubled, and they said to Peter and the other Apostles, Brothers, what are we to do?

Acts 16:29-30

And he sent for lights and came rushing in and, shaking with fear, went down on his face before Paul and Silas,

1 Corinthians 14:24

But if all are teaching as prophets, and a man without faith or knowledge comes in, he is tested by all, he is judged by all;

Jude 1:15

To be the judge of all, and to give a decision against all those whose lives are unpleasing to him, because of the evil acts which they have done, and because of all the hard things which sinners without fear of God have said against him.

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