Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

ye worship what ye have not known; we worship what we have known, because the salvation is of the Jews;

New American Standard Bible

"You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for salvation is from the Jews.

King James Version

Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is of the Jews.

Holman Bible

You Samaritans worship what you do not know. We worship what we do know, because salvation is from the Jews.

International Standard Version

You don't know what you're worshiping. We Jews know what we're worshiping, because salvation comes from the Jews.

A Conservative Version

Ye worship what ye do not know. We worship what we know, because salvation is from the Jews.

American Standard Version

Ye worship that which ye know not: we worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews.

Amplified

You [Samaritans] do not know what you are worshiping [you worship what you do not comprehend]. We do know what we are worshiping [we worship what we have knowledge of and understand], for [after all] salvation comes from [among] the Jews.

An Understandable Version

You [Samaritans] do not [really] know what you worship; we [Jews] know what we worship because salvation is from the Jews [i.e., through Jewish prophets, Jewish Scriptures and a Jewish Messiah].

Anderson New Testament

You worship you know not what; we know what we worship; for salvation is of the Jews.

Bible in Basic English

You give worship, but without knowledge of what you are worshipping: we give worship to what we have knowledge of: for salvation comes from the Jews.

Common New Testament

You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for salvation is from the Jews.

Daniel Mace New Testament

ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is from the Jews.

Darby Translation

Ye worship ye know not what; we worship what we know, for salvation is of the Jews.

Godbey New Testament

You worship, you know not what: we worship that which we know: because salvation is of the Jews.

Goodspeed New Testament

You worship something you know nothing about; we know what we worship, for salvation comes from the Jews.

John Wesley New Testament

Ye worship ye know not what; we know what we worship; for salvation is from the Jews.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Ye worship what ye know not; we worship what we know, for saving health is of the Jews.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye worship what ye know not: we worship what we know: for salvation is of the Jews.

King James 2000

You worship you know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is of the Jews.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You worship what you do not know. We worship what we know, because salvation is from the Jews.

Modern King James verseion

You worship what you do not know, we know what we worship, for salvation is of the Jews.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship. For salvation cometh of the Jews.

Moffatt New Testament

You are worshipping something you do not know; we are worshipping what we do know ??for salvation comes from the Jews.

Montgomery New Testament

You are worshiping something you do not know. we know what we worship, for salvation comes from the Jews.

NET Bible

You people worship what you do not know. We worship what we know, because salvation is from the Jews.

New Heart English Bible

You worship that which you do not know. We worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews.

Noyes New Testament

Ye worship that which ye know not; we worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews.

Sawyer New Testament

You worship what you know not; we worship what we know; for salvation is of the Jews.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye, worship, that which ye know not; We, worship, that which we know; because, salvation, is, of the Jews.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Ye worship ye know not what: we worship what we do know: for salvation cometh from the Jews.

Twentieth Century New Testament

You Samaritans do not know what you worship; we know what we worship, for Salvation comes from the Jews.

Webster

Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship, for salvation is from the Jews.

Weymouth New Testament

You worship One of whom you know nothing. We worship One whom we know; for salvation comes from the Jews.

Williams New Testament

You Samaritans do not know what you are worshiping; we Jews do know what we are worshiping; for salvation comes from the Jews.

World English Bible

You worship that which you don't know. We worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews.

Worrell New Testament

Ye worship ye know not what; we know what we worship, because salvation is from the Jews.

Worsley New Testament

Ye worship ye know not what; but we worship what we know: for salvation is from the Jews.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye , ye yourselves , you , not tr
Usage: 120

προσκυνέω 
Proskuneo 
Usage: 49

ye know
εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980
Usage: 980

we
ἡμεῖς 
hemeis 
we , us , we ourselves
Usage: 120

εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

we worship
προσκυνέω 
Proskuneo 
Usage: 49

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

σωτηρία 
Soteria 
Usage: 43

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of , from , out of , by , on , with ,
Usage: 709

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 4:22

Images John 4:22

Context Readings

Conversation With A Samaritan Woman

21 Jesus saith to her, 'Woman, believe me, that there doth come an hour, when neither in this mountain, nor in Jerusalem, shall ye worship the Father; 22 ye worship what ye have not known; we worship what we have known, because the salvation is of the Jews; 23 but, there cometh an hour, and it now is, when the true worshippers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father also doth seek such to worship him;



Cross References

Isaiah 2:3

And gone have many peoples and said, 'Come, and we go up unto the mount of Jehovah, Unto the house of the God of Jacob, And He doth teach us of His ways, And we walk in His paths, For from Zion goeth forth a law, And a word of Jehovah from Jerusalem.

Romans 9:4-5

who are Israelites, whose is the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the lawgiving, and the service, and the promises,

Psalm 147:19

Declaring His words to Jacob, His statutes and His judgments to Israel.

Acts 17:23

for passing through and contemplating your objects of worship, I found also an erection on which had been inscribed: To God -- unknown; whom, therefore -- not knowing -- ye do worship, this One I announce to you.

Romans 3:1-2

What, then, is the superiority of the Jew? or what the profit of the circumcision?

Genesis 49:10

The sceptre turneth not aside from Judah, And a lawgiver from between his feet, Till his Seed come; And his is the obedience of peoples.

2 Kings 17:27-41

And the king of Asshur commandeth, saying, 'Cause to go thither one of the priests whom ye removed thence, and they go and dwell there, and he doth teach them the custom of the God of the land.'

2 Chronicles 13:10-12

As for us, Jehovah is our God, and we have not forsaken Him, and priests are ministering to Jehovah, sons of Aaron and the Levites, in the work,

Ezra 4:2

and they draw nigh unto Zerubbabel, and unto heads of the fathers, and say to them, 'Let us build with you; for, like you, we seek to your God, and we are not sacrificing since the days of Esar-Haddon king of Asshur, who brought us up hither.'

Psalm 68:20

God Himself is to us a God for deliverances, And Jehovah Lord hath the outgoings of death.

Isaiah 12:2

Lo, God is my salvation, I trust, and fear not, For my strength and song is Jah Jehovah, And He is to me for salvation.

Isaiah 12:6

Cry aloud, and sing, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in thy midst is the Holy One of Israel!'

Isaiah 46:13

I have brought near My righteousness, It is not far off, And My salvation -- it doth not tarry, And I have given in Zion salvation, To Israel My glory!

Zephaniah 3:16-17

In that day it is said to Jerusalem, 'Fear not, O Zion, let not thy hands be feeble.

Zechariah 9:9

Rejoice exceedingly, O daughter of Zion, Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem, Lo, thy King doth come to thee, Righteous -- and saved is He, Afflicted -- and riding on an ass, And on a colt -- a son of she-asses.

Luke 24:47

and reformation and remission of sins to be proclaimed in his name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem:

Acts 17:30

the times, indeed, therefore, of the ignorance God having overlooked, doth now command all men everywhere to reform,

Hebrews 7:14

for it is evident that out of Judah hath arisen our Lord, in regard to which tribe Moses spake nothing concerning priesthood.

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