Parallel Verses

Amplified

Therefore, everyone who acknowledges Me before men and confesses Me [ out of a state of oneness with Me], I will also acknowledge him before My Father Who is in heaven and confess [that I am abiding in] him.

New American Standard Bible

"Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven.

King James Version

Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven.

Holman Bible

“Therefore, everyone who will acknowledge Me before men, I will also acknowledge him before My Father in heaven.

International Standard Version

"Therefore, everyone who acknowledges me before people I, too, will acknowledge before my Father in heaven.

A Conservative Version

Therefore every man, whoever will profess in me before men, I also will profess in him before my Father in the heavens.

American Standard Version

Every one therefore who shall confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

An Understandable Version

Therefore, every person who acknowledges me in front of people [i.e., to be their Lord and Christ], I will acknowledge him [i.e., to be my disciple] in front of my Father in heaven.

Anderson New Testament

"Whoever, therefore, will confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

Bible in Basic English

To everyone, then, who gives witness to me before men, I will give witness before my Father in heaven.

Common New Testament

"Therefore whoever acknowledges me before men, him I will also acknowledge before my Father who is in heaven.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Whosoever therefore shall own me before men, him will I own likewise before my father who is in heaven.

Darby Translation

Every one therefore who shall confess me before men, I also will confess him before my Father who is in the heavens.

Godbey New Testament

Therefore every one who shall confess me before the people, I will also confess him before my Father, who is in the heavens.

Goodspeed New Testament

Therefore everyone who will acknowledge me before men I will acknowledge before my Father in heaven,

John Wesley New Testament

him will I also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in the heavens.

Julia Smith Translation

Every one therefore who shall agree with me before men, I also will agree with him before my Father, him in the heavens.

King James 2000

Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father who is in heaven.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Therefore everyone who acknowledges me before people, I also will acknowledge him before my Father [who is] in heaven.

Modern King James verseion

Then everyone who shall confess Me before men, I will confess him before My Father who is in Heaven.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whosoever therefore shall knowledge me before men, him will I knowledge also before my father which is in heaven.

Moffatt New Testament

Everyone who will acknowledge me before men, I will acknowledge him before my Father in heaven;

Montgomery New Testament

"Every one, then, who will confess me before men, I also will confess before my Father who is in heaven.

NET Bible

"Whoever, then, acknowledges me before people, I will acknowledge before my Father in heaven.

New Heart English Bible

Everyone therefore who confesses me before men, him I will also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

Noyes New Testament

Every one therefore who shall acknowledge me before men, him will I also acknowledge before my Father who is in heaven.

Sawyer New Testament

Every one, therefore, who shall confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father in heaven;

The Emphasized Bible

Every one therefore who shall confess me before men, I also, will confess, him, before my Father who is in the heavens;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Every one therefore who shall make confession of me before men, of him will I also make confession before my Father who is in heaven.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Every one, therefore, who shall acknowledge me before his fellow men, I, too, will acknowledge before my Father who is in Heaven;

Webster

Whoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

Weymouth New Testament

"Every man who acknowledges me before men I also will acknowledge before my Father who is in Heaven.

Williams New Testament

Therefore, everyone who will own me before men I will own before my Father in heaven,

World English Bible

Everyone therefore who confesses me before men, him I will also confess before my Father who is in heaven.

Worrell New Testament

"Every one, therefore, who shall confess Me before men, him will I also confess before My Father Who is in Heaven.

Worsley New Testament

Whosoever then shall own me before men, I also will own him before my Father, who is in heaven:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Every one, therefore, who shall confess in me before men, I also will confess in him before my Father who is in the heavens;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ὁμολογέω 
Homologeo 
Usage: 19

me
ἐμοί 
Emoi 
me, I, mine, my, 9
Usage: 58

ἔμπροσθεν 
Emprosthen 
ἔμπροσθεν 
Emprosthen 
before, in sight, of, against, in the sight of, in the presence of, at
before, in sight, of, against, in the sight of, in the presence of, at
Usage: 27
Usage: 27

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

him

Usage: 0

will
ὁμολογέω 
Homologeo 
Usage: 19

I
κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

ὁμολογέω 
Homologeo 
Usage: 19

κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

which is

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

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

References

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Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Acknowledging Christ

31 Fear not, then; you are of more value than many sparrows. 32 Therefore, everyone who acknowledges Me before men and confesses Me [ out of a state of oneness with Me], I will also acknowledge him before My Father Who is in heaven and confess [that I am abiding in] him. 33 But whoever denies and disowns Me before men, I also will deny and disown him before My Father Who is in heaven.



Cross References

Revelation 3:5

Thus shall he who conquers (is victorious) be clad in white garments, and I will not erase or blot out his name from the Book of Life; I will acknowledge him [as Mine] and I will confess his name openly before My Father and before His angels.

Romans 10:9-10

Because if you acknowledge and confess with your lips that Jesus is Lord and in your heart believe (adhere to, trust in, and rely on the truth) that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.

2 Timothy 1:8

Do not blush or be ashamed then, to testify to and for our Lord, nor of me, a prisoner for His sake, but [ with me] take your share of the suffering [to which the preaching] of the Gospel [may expose you, and do it] in the power of God.

1 Samuel 2:30

Therefore the Lord, the God of Israel, says, I did promise that your house and that of your father [forefather Aaron] should go in and out before Me forever. But now the Lord says, Be it far from Me. For those who honor Me I will honor, and those who despise Me shall be lightly esteemed.

Psalm 119:46

I will speak of Your testimonies also before kings and will not be put to shame.

Matthew 25:34

Then the King will say to those at His right hand, Come, you blessed of My Father [you favored of God and appointed to eternal salvation], inherit (receive as your own) the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.

Luke 12:8-9

And I tell you, Whoever declares openly [speaking out freely] and confesses that he is My worshiper and acknowledges Me before men, the Son of Man also will declare and confess and acknowledge him before the angels of God.

John 9:22

His parents said this because they feared [the leaders of] the Jews; for the Jews had already agreed that if anyone should acknowledge Jesus to be the Christ, he should be expelled and excluded from the synagogue.

1 Timothy 6:12-13

Fight the good fight of the faith; lay hold of the eternal life to which you were summoned and [for which] you confessed the good confession [of faith] before many witnesses.

1 John 4:15

Anyone who confesses (acknowledges, owns) that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides (lives, makes His home) in him and he [abides, lives, makes his home] in God.

Revelation 2:13

I know where you live -- "a place where Satan sits enthroned. [Yet] you are clinging to and holding fast My name, and you did not deny My faith, even in the days of Antipas, My witness, My faithful one, who was killed (martyred) in your midst -- "where Satan dwells.

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