Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

American Standard Version

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

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 'And that the dead are raised, even Moses shewed at the Bush, since he doth call the Lord, the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob; 38 and He is not a God of dead men, but of living, for all live to Him.' 39 And certain of the scribes answering said, 'Teacher, thou didst say well;'


Cross References

Psalm 16:5-11

Jehovah is the portion of my share, and of my cup, Thou -- Thou dost uphold my lot.

Psalm 22:23-26

Ye who fear Jehovah, praise ye Him, All the seed of Jacob, honour ye Him, And be afraid of Him, all ye seed of Israel.

Psalm 145:1-2

Praise by David. I exalt Thee, my God, O king, And bless Thy name to the age and for ever.

John 6:57

'According as the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father, he also who is eating me, even that one shall live because of me;

John 11:25-26

Jesus said to her, 'I am the rising again, and the life; he who is believing in me, even if he may die, shall live;

John 14:19

yet a little, and the world doth no more behold me, and ye behold me, because I live, and ye shall live;

Romans 6:10-11

for in that he died, to the sin he died once, and in that he liveth, he liveth to God;

Romans 6:22-23

And now, having been freed from the sin, and having become servants to God, ye have your fruit -- to sanctification, and the end life age-during;

Romans 14:7-9

For none of us to himself doth live, and none to himself doth die;

2 Corinthians 6:16

and what agreement to the sanctuary of God with idols? for ye are a sanctuary of the living God, according as God said -- 'I will dwell in them, and will walk among them, and I will be their God, and they shall be My people,

2 Corinthians 13:4

for even if he was crucified from infirmity, yet he doth live from the power of God; for we also are weak in him, but we shall live with him from the power of God toward you.

Colossians 3:3-4

for ye did die, and your life hath been hid with the Christ in God;

Hebrews 11:16

but now they long for a better, that is, an heavenly, wherefore God is not ashamed of them, to be called their God, for He did prepare for them a city.

Revelation 7:15-17

because of this are they before the throne of God, and they do service to Him day and night in His sanctuary, and He who is sitting upon the throne shall tabernacle over them;

Revelation 22:1

And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, bright as crystal, going forth out of the throne of God and of the Lamb:

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