Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from goodwill.

New American Standard Bible

Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ even from envy and strife, but some also from good will;

King James Version

Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:

Holman Bible

To be sure, some preach Christ out of envy and strife, but others out of good will.

International Standard Version

Some are preaching the Messiah because of jealousy and dissension, while others do so because of their good will.

A Conservative Version

Actually some also preach the Christ because of envy and strife, and some also because of good-will.

American Standard Version

Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:

Amplified

Some, it is true, are [actually] preaching Christ out of envy and rivalry [toward me—for no better reason than a competitive spirit or misguided ambition], but others out of goodwill and a loyal spirit [toward me].

An Understandable Version

Some people, indeed, are proclaiming Christ out of envy and strife [i.e., out of rivalry], while others do it from goodwill.

Anderson New Testament

Some, indeed, preach the Christ, because of envy and a contentious disposition, and some because of good-will.

Bible in Basic English

Though some are preaching Christ out of envy and competition, others do it out of a good heart:

Common New Testament

Some indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will.

Daniel Mace New Testament

it is true, there are some who preach Christ out of a spirit of envy and contention; but others do it out of pure affection.

Darby Translation

Some indeed also for envy and strife, but some also for good will, preach the Christ.

Godbey New Testament

Some indeed through envy and strife, and some through good will, are preaching Christ:

Goodspeed New Testament

Some of them, it is true, are actually preaching the Christ from jealousy and partisanship, but there are others who are doing it out of good-will.

John Wesley New Testament

Some indeed preach Christ even through envy and strife; but some through good will.

Julia Smith Translation

And some truly by envy and strife, and some also by kindness of disposition, proclaim Christ.

King James 2000

Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Some even because of envy and strife preach Christ, but some also because of good will.

Modern King James verseion

Some indeed even preach Christ because of envy and strife, and some also of good will.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Some there are which preach Christ of envy and strife, and some of goodwill.

Moffatt New Testament

Some of them, it is true, are actually preaching Christ from envy and rivalry, others from goodwill;

Montgomery New Testament

Some indeed are preaching Christ out of envy and contentiousness, but others from good-will.

New Heart English Bible

Some indeed proclaim Christ even out of envy and strife, and some also out of good will.

Noyes New Testament

Some indeed preach Christ even from envy and strife, and some also from good will.

Sawyer New Testament

For some indeed preach Christ because of envy and strife, and some also because of good will;

The Emphasized Bible

Some, indeed, by reason of envy and strife - some, however, by reason of good will - are proclaiming, the Christ:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Some indeed do it in a spirit of envy and strife; but some also preach Christ with cordial good-will:

Twentieth Century New Testament

It is true that some do proclaim the Christ out of Jealousy and opposition; but there are others who proclaim him from good- will.

Webster

Some indeed preach Christ even from envy and strife; and some also from good will.

Weymouth New Testament

Some indeed actually preach Christ out of envy and contentiousness but there are also others who do it from good will.

Williams New Testament

Some, indeed, are actually preaching Christ because they are moved by jealousy and partisanship, but others are doing so from the motive of good will;

World English Bible

Some indeed preach Christ even out of envy and strife, and some also out of good will.

Worrell New Testament

Some, indeed, preach Christ even because of envy and strife; and some also of good-will;

Worsley New Testament

Some indeed through envy and strife, and some also through good-will:

Youngs Literal Translation

Certain, indeed, even through envy and contention, and certain also through good-will, do preach the Christ;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

μέν 
men 
indeed, verily, truly, not tr,
Usage: 63

κηρύσσω 
Kerusso 
Usage: 49

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

of
διά 
Dia 
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527
Usage: 527

φθόνος 
Phthonos 
Usage: 9

and


δέ 
De 
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 0
Usage: 2184

ἔρις 
Eris 
Usage: 9

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about Philippians 1:15

Images Philippians 1:15

Prayers for Philippians 1:15

Context Readings

The Progress Of The Gospel

14 and most of the brothers and sisters, having confidence in the Lord because of my imprisonment, now more than ever dare to speak the word fearlessly. 15 Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from goodwill. 16 The latter do so from love because they know that I am placed here for the defense of the gospel.


Cross References

Matthew 23:5

They do all their deeds to be seen by people, for they make their phylacteries wide and their tassels long.

Acts 5:42

And every day both in the temple courts and from house to house, they did not stop teaching and proclaiming the good news that Jesus was the Christ.

Acts 8:5

Philip went down to the main city of Samaria and began proclaiming the Christ to them.

Acts 8:35

So Philip started speaking, and beginning with this scripture proclaimed the good news about Jesus to him.

Acts 9:20

and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "This man is the Son of God."

Acts 10:36

You know the message he sent to the people of Israel, proclaiming the good news of peace through Jesus Christ (he is Lord of all) --

Acts 11:20

But there were some men from Cyprus and Cyrene among them who came to Antioch and began to speak to the Greeks too, proclaiming the good news of the Lord Jesus.

Romans 16:17-18

Now I urge you, brothers and sisters, to watch out for those who create dissensions and obstacles contrary to the teaching that you learned. Avoid them!

1 Corinthians 1:23

but we preach about a crucified Christ, a stumbling block to Jews and foolishness to Gentiles.

1 Corinthians 3:3-4

for you are still influenced by the flesh. For since there is still jealousy and dissension among you, are you not influenced by the flesh and behaving like unregenerate people?

1 Corinthians 13:3

If I give away everything I own, and if I give over my body in order to boast, but do not have love, I receive no benefit.

2 Corinthians 1:19

For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, the one who was proclaimed among you by us -- by me and Silvanus and Timothy -- was not "Yes" and "No," but it has always been "Yes" in him.

2 Corinthians 4:5

For we do not proclaim ourselves, but Jesus Christ as Lord, and ourselves as your slaves for Jesus' sake.

2 Corinthians 11:13

For such people are false apostles, deceitful workers, disguising themselves as apostles of Christ.

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.

Galatians 2:4

Now this matter arose because of the false brothers with false pretenses who slipped in unnoticed to spy on our freedom that we have in Christ Jesus, to make us slaves.

Philippians 1:16-18

The latter do so from love because they know that I am placed here for the defense of the gospel.

Philippians 2:3

Instead of being motivated by selfish ambition or vanity, each of you should, in humility, be moved to treat one another as more important than yourself.

1 Timothy 3:16

And we all agree, our religion contains amazing revelation: He was revealed in the flesh, vindicated by the Spirit, seen by angels, proclaimed among Gentiles, believed on in the world, taken up in glory.

James 4:5-6

Or do you think the scripture means nothing when it says, "The spirit that God caused to live within us has an envious yearning"?

1 Peter 5:2-4

Give a shepherd's care to God's flock among you, exercising oversight not merely as a duty but willingly under God's direction, not for shameful profit but eagerly.

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