Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Now he is not the God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him.

New American Standard Bible

Now He is not the God of the dead but of the living; for all live to Him.”

King James Version

For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him.

Holman Bible

He is not God of the dead but of the living, because all are living to Him.”

International Standard Version

He is not the God of the dead, but of the living, because he considers all people to be alive to him."

A Conservative Version

Now he is not God of the dead, but of the living, for all live to him.

Amplified

Now He is not the God of the dead, but of the living [so these forefathers will be among the resurrected]; for all live [in a definite relationship] to Him.”

An Understandable Version

So, He is not God to those who are dead, but [He is] God to those who are alive, for to God, all people are alive."

Anderson New Testament

He is not a God of the dead, but of the living; for all live to him.

Bible in Basic English

Now he is not the God of the dead but of the living: for all men are living to him.

Common New Testament

Now he is not the God of the dead but of the living, for all live to him."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for he is not the God of the dead, but of the living. they are all then alive with respect to him.

Darby Translation

but he is not God of the dead but of the living; for all live for him.

Godbey New Testament

He is not the God of the dead but of the living; for all live unto Him.

Goodspeed New Testament

He is not the God of dead men but of living, for all men are alive to him."

John Wesley New Testament

For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living; so that all live to him.

Julia Smith Translation

And he is not God of the dead, but of the living: for all live to him.

King James 2000

For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now he is not God of the dead, but of the living, for all live to him!"

Modern King James verseion

For He is not God of the dead, but of the living. For all live to Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he is not the God of the dead, but of them which live. For all live in him."

Moffatt New Testament

God is not a God of dead people but of living, for all live to him."

Montgomery New Testament

"Now he is not the God of the dead, but of the living; for to him all are alive.'

NET Bible

Now he is not God of the dead, but of the living, for all live before him."

New Heart English Bible

Now he is not the God of the dead, but of the living, for all are alive to him."

Noyes New Testament

Now he is not a God of the dead, but of the living; for all live to him.

Sawyer New Testament

But God is not [a God] of the dead, but of the living; for all live to him.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, God, he is not, of the dead, but, of the living, - for, all, unto him, do live.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now God is not the God of the dead, but of the living: for all live with him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Now he is not God of dead men, but of living. For in his sight all are alive."

Webster

For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live to him.

Weymouth New Testament

He is not a God of dead, but of living men, for to Him are all living."

Williams New Testament

He is not the God of dead but of living people, for all live to Him."

World English Bible

Now he is not the God of the dead, but of the living, for all are alive to him."

Worrell New Testament

Now He is not a God of the dead, but of the living; for all live to him."

Worsley New Testament

And He is not the God of the dead, but of the living; for to Him they are all living.

Youngs Literal Translation

and He is not a God of dead men, but of living, for all live to Him.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

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

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

a God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

of the dead
νεκρός 
Nekros 
Usage: 105

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

of the living
ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

A Question About Marriage And The Resurrection

37 But that the dead are raised, even Moses showed, in the place concerning the Bush, when he calleth the Lord the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. 38 Now he is not the God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him. 39 And certain of the scribes answering said, Teacher, thou hast well said.


Cross References

Psalm 16:5-11

Jehovah is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: Thou maintainest my lot.

Psalm 22:23-26

Ye that fear Jehovah, praise him; All ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him; And stand in awe of him, all ye the seed of Israel.

Psalm 145:1-2

I will extol thee, my God, O King; And I will bless thy name for ever and ever.

John 6:57

As the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father; so he that eateth me, he also shall live because of me.

John 11:25-26

Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth on me, though he die, yet shall he live;

John 14:19

Yet a little while, and the world beholdeth me no more; but ye behold me: because I live, ye shall live also.

Romans 6:10-11

For the death that he died, he died unto sin once: but the life that he liveth, he liveth unto God.

Romans 6:22-23

But now being made free from sin and become servants to God, ye have your fruit unto sanctification, and the end eternal life.

Romans 14:7-9

For none of us liveth to himself, and none dieth to himself.

2 Corinthians 6:16

And what agreement hath a temple of God with idols? for we are a temple of the living God; even as God said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people.

2 Corinthians 13:4

for he was crucified through weakness, yet he liveth through the power of God. For we also are weak in him, but we shall live with him through the power of God toward you.

Colossians 3:3-4

For ye died, and your life is hid with Christ in God.

Hebrews 11:16

But now they desire a better country , that is, a heavenly: wherefore God is not ashamed of them, to be called their God; for he hath prepared for them a city.

Revelation 7:15-17

Therefore are they before the throne of God; and they serve him day and night in his temple: and he that sitteth on the throne shall spread his tabernacle over them.

Revelation 22:1

And he showed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb,

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