Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

keep yourselves in the love of God, expecting 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.

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

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

Guard and keep yourselves in the love of God; expect and patiently wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) -- "[which will bring you] unto life eternal.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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 you, dear friends, as you build yourselves up in your most holy faith and pray in the Holy Spirit, 21 keep yourselves in the love of God, expecting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ for eternal life. 22 Have mercy on those who doubt;



Cross References

2 Peter 3:12

as you wait for and earnestly desire the coming of the day of God. The heavens will be on fire and be dissolved because of it, and the elements will melt with the heat.

Hebrews 9:28

so also the Messiah, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for Him.

Job 14:14

When a man dies, will he come back to life?
If so, I would wait all the days of my struggle
until my relief comes.

Lamentations 3:25-26

?TetThe Lord is good to those who wait for Him,
to the person who seeks Him.

Matthew 24:42-51

Therefore be alert, since you don’t know what day your Lord is coming.

Luke 12:36-40

You must be like people waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet so that when he comes and knocks, they can open the door for him at once.

John 1:17

for the law was given through Moses,
grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

John 14:21

The one who has My commands and keeps them is the one who loves Me. And the one who loves Me will be loved by My Father. I also will love him and will reveal Myself to him.”

John 15:9-10

“As the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you. Remain in My love.

Acts 11:23

When he arrived and saw the grace of God, he was glad and encouraged all of them to remain true to the Lord with a firm resolve of the heart,

Romans 5:5

This hope will not disappoint us, because God’s love has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.

Romans 5:21

so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace will reign through righteousness, resulting in 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

height or depth, or any other created thing
will have the power to separate us
from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord!

2 Thessalonians 3:5

May the Lord direct your hearts to God’s love and Christ’s endurance.

1 Timothy 1:2

To Timothy, my true son in the faith.Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Timothy 1:2

To Timothy, my dearly loved son.Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Timothy 1:16

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

2 Timothy 1:18

May the Lord grant that he obtain mercy from Him on that day. And you know very well how much he ministered at Ephesus.

2 Timothy 4:8

There is reserved for me in the future the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give me on that day, and not only to me, but to all those who have loved His appearing.

Titus 2:13-14

while we wait for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.

1 John 3:16-17

This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.

1 John 4:16

And we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and the one who remains in love remains in God, and God remains in him.

1 John 5:10-11

(The one who believes in the Son of God has this testimony within him. The one who does not believe God has made Him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony God has given about His Son.)

1 John 5:18

We know that everyone who has been born of God does not sin, but the One who is born of God keeps him, and the evil one does not touch him.

1 John 5:21

Little children, guard yourselves from idols.

Jude 1:24

Now to Him who is able to protect you from stumbling and to make you stand in the presence of His glory, blameless and with great joy,

Revelation 12:11

They conquered him
by the blood of the Lamb
and by the word of their testimony,
for they did not love their lives
in the face of death.

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