Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

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.

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.

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 So stop being afraid. You are worth more than a bunch of sparrows." 32 "Therefore, everyone who acknowledges me before people I, too, will acknowledge before my Father in heaven. 33 But whoever denies me before people I, too, will deny before my Father in heaven."



Cross References

Revelation 3:5

The person who conquers in this way will wear white clothes, and I will never erase his name from the Book of Life. I will acknowledge his name in the presence of my Father and his angels.

Romans 10:9-10

If you declare with your mouth that Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.

2 Timothy 1:8

Therefore, never be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me, his prisoner. Instead, by God's power, join me in suffering for the sake of the gospel.

1 Samuel 2:30

"Therefore, the LORD God of Israel has declared, "I did, in fact, say that your family and your ancestor's family would walk before me forever,' but now the LORD declares, "Far be it from me! The one who honors me I'll honor, and the one who despises me is to be treated with contempt.

Psalm 119:46

Then I will speak of your decrees before kings and not be ashamed.

Matthew 25:34

"Then the king will say to those on his right, "Come, you who have been blessed by my Father! Inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world,

Luke 12:8-9

"But I tell you, the Son of Man will acknowledge before God's angels everyone who acknowledges me before people.

John 9:22

His parents said this because they were afraid of the Jewish leaders, since the Jewish leaders had already agreed that anyone who acknowledged that Jesus was the Messiah would be thrown out of the synagogue.

1 Timothy 6:12-13

Fight the good fight for the faith. Keep holding on to eternal life, to which you were called and about which you gave a good testimony in front of many witnesses.

1 John 4:15

God abides in the one who acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, and he abides in God.

Revelation 2:13

"I know where you live. Satan's throne is there. Yet you hold on to my name and have not denied your faith in me, even in the days of Antipas, my faithful witness, who was killed in your presence, where Satan lives.

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