Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

keep yourselves in the love of God, awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ for eternal life.

New American Standard Bible

keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting anxiously for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

King James Version

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Holman Bible

keep yourselves in the love of God, expecting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ for eternal life.

International Standard Version

Remain in God's love as you look for the mercy of our Lord Jesus the Messiah, which brings eternal life.

American Standard Version

keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Amplified

and keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting anxiously and looking forward to the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ [which will bring you] to eternal life.

An Understandable Version

Keep yourselves in God's love [i.e., continue to love God], as you look forward to [receiving] the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, [who will grant you] never ending life.

Anderson New Testament

keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, in order to eternal life.

Bible in Basic English

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for life eternal through the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Common New Testament

keep yourselves in the love of God; wait anxiously for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and thereby cultivate the divine favour, in the expectation of eternal life by the mercy of Jesus Christ our Lord.

Darby Translation

keep yourselves in the love of God, awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

keep yourselves in the love of God, expecting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, to eternal life.

Godbey New Testament

keep yourselves in the divine love of God, receiving the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Goodspeed New Testament

and keep in the love of God, and wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, to bring you to eternal life.

John Wesley New Testament

Keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Julia Smith Translation

Keep yourselves in the love of God, awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life,

King James 2000

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Lexham Expanded Bible

keep yourselves in the love of God, looking forward to the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

Modern King James verseion

keep yourselves in the love of God, eagerly awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to everlasting life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, unto eternal life.

Moffatt New Testament

so keeping yourselves within the love of God and waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that ends in life eternal.

Montgomery New Testament

must keep yourselves in the love of God, while waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, which ends in life eternal.

NET Bible

maintain yourselves in the love of God, while anticipating the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that brings eternal life.

New Heart English Bible

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

Noyes New Testament

keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Sawyer New Testament

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

The Emphasized Bible

Yourselves, in God's love, keep, - awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, unto age-abiding life.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

preserve yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Twentieth Century New Testament

and keep within the love of God, while waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, to bring you to Immortal Life.

Webster

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

Weymouth New Testament

must keep yourselves safe in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ which will result in the Life of the Ages.

Williams New Testament

you must keep yourselves in the love of God and continue to wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ, to bring you to eternal life.

World English Bible

Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

Worrell New Testament

keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Worsley New Testament

looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Youngs Literal Translation

yourselves in the love of God keep ye, waiting for the kindness of our Lord Jesus Christ -- to life age-during;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τηρέω 
Tereo 
Usage: 49

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

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

the love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

προσδέχομαι 
Prosdechomai 
Usage: 13

the mercy
ἔλεος 
Eleos 
Usage: 25

of
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

Devotionals

Devotionals about Jude 1:21

Devotionals containing Jude 1:21

References

Images Jude 1:21

Prayers for Jude 1:21

Context Readings

A Call To Persevere

20 But ye beloved, building up yourselves in your most holy faith, praying in Holy Spirit, 21 keep yourselves in the love of God, awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ for eternal life. 22 And on some be ye merciful--being discerning.



Cross References

2 Peter 3:12

anticipating and hastening the coming of the day of God, by which the heavens, being made fiery hot, will be disintegrated, and the elements dissolve, being intensely hot?

Hebrews 9:28

so also the Christ, having been offered once in order to take up the sins of many, will appear a second time, independent of sin, to those waiting for him for salvation.

Job 14:14

If a man dies, shall he live [again]? All the days of my warfare I would wait till my release should come.

Lamentations 3:25-26

LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him.

Matthew 24:42-51

Watch therefore, because ye know not at what hour your Lord comes.

Luke 12:36-40

and be ye like men waiting for their lord, when he may return from the wedding festivities, so that when he comes and knocks, they may straightaway open to him.

John 1:17

Because the law was given through Moses. Grace and truth came to be through Jesus Christ.

John 14:21

He who has my commandments, and keeps them, that man it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him, and will manifest myself to him.

John 15:9-10

As the Father has loved me, I also have loved you. Dwell ye in my love.

Acts 11:23

who, having arrived, and having seen the grace of God, rejoiced. And he encouraged all, with purpose of heart, to remain in the Lord.

Romans 5:5

And hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit that was given to us.

Romans 5:21

so that, as sin reigned in death, so also grace might reign, through righteousness, for eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 6:23

For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Romans 8:39

nor height, nor depth, nor any other creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Thessalonians 3:5

And may the Lord direct your hearts for the love of God, and for the steadfastness of the Christ.

1 Timothy 1:2

to Timothy, a genuine child in faith: Grace, mercy, peace, from God our Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Timothy 1:2

to Timothy, a beloved child: Grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Timothy 1:16

May the Lord grant mercy to the house of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chain.

2 Timothy 1:18

(may the Lord grant him to find mercy from Lord in that day), and in how many things he ministered at Ephesus, thou know very well.

2 Timothy 4:8

Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me in that day, and not to me only, but also to all those who have loved his appearing.

Titus 2:13-14

Awaiting the blessed hope and appearance of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ,

1 John 3:16-17

By this we know love, because that man laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.

1 John 4:16

And we know, and have believed the love that God has in us. God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.

1 John 5:10-11

He who believes in the Son of God has the testimony in himself. He who does not believe God has made him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony that God has testified about his Son.

1 John 5:18

We know that every man who has been begotten from God does not sin, but he who was begotten from God keeps himself, and the evil does not touch him.

1 John 5:21

Little children, guard yourselves from the idols. Truly.

Jude 1:24

Now to him who is able to keep them non-stumbling, and to present before his glory, unblemished in gladness,

Revelation 12:11

And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony. And they loved not their life to the point of death.

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