Parallel Verses

NET Bible

For many live, about whom I have often told you, and now, with tears, I tell you that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ.

New American Standard Bible

For many walk, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of Christ,

King James Version

(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Holman Bible

For I have often told you, and now say again with tears, that many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.

International Standard Version

For I have often told you, and now tell you even with tears, that many live as enemies of the cross of the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

For many walk, who (I told you often, and now also say while weeping) are enemies of the cross of Christ,

American Standard Version

For many walk, of whom I told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Amplified

For there are many, of whom I have often told you, and now tell you even with tears, who live as enemies of the cross of Christ [rejecting and opposing His way of salvation],

An Understandable Version

For I have often told you before, and am telling you again with tears in my eyes, that many people are living as the enemies of the cross of Christ [i.e., their lives oppose the purpose of Christ's death].

Anderson New Testament

For many walk, of whom I often said to you, and now say even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of the Christ,

Bible in Basic English

For there are those, of whom I have given you word before, and do so now with sorrow, who are haters of the cross of Christ;

Common New Testament

For many, of whom I have often told you and now tell you even with tears, live as enemies of the cross of Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for there are many that wander about, of whom I have frequently told you, and now repeat it with tears, that they are enemies to the cross of Christ:

Darby Translation

(for many walk of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Godbey New Testament

For many walk about, of whom I frequently spoke to you, and now I speak even weeping, the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Goodspeed New Testament

For there are many who live, as I have often told you, and tell you now with tears, like enemies of the cross of Christ.

John Wesley New Testament

(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of Christ: Whose end is destruction,

Julia Smith Translation

(For many walk, of whom I said to you often, and now also say weeping, the enemies of the cross of Christ:

King James 2000

(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Lexham Expanded Bible

For many live, of whom I spoke about to you many times, but now speak about even weeping, [as] the enemies of the cross of Christ,

Modern King James verseion

(For many are walking, of whom I have told you often and now tell you even weeping, as the enemies of the cross of Christ;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For many walk - of whom I have told you often, and now tell you weeping - that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ,

Moffatt New Testament

For many ??as I have often told you and tell you now with tears ??many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

For there are many??s I used often to tell you, and am now telling you even with tears??ho live and walk as the enemies of the cross of Christ.

New Heart English Bible

For many walk, of whom I told you often, and now tell you even weeping, as the enemies of the cross of Christ,

Noyes New Testament

For many walk, of whom I told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ;

Sawyer New Testament

For many walk, of whom I told you often and now also tell you weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of Christ;

The Emphasized Bible

For, many, are walking - of whom I have often been telling you, and, now, even weeping, am telling, - the enemies of the cross of the Christ;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For many walk, whom I have often mentioned to you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Twentieth Century New Testament

For there are many--of whom I have often told you, and now tell you even with tears--who are living in enmity to the cross of the Christ.

Webster

(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ:

Weymouth New Testament

For there are many whom I have often described to you, and I now even with tears describe them, as being enemies to the Cross of Christ.

Williams New Testament

For there are many, of whom I have often told you, and now tell you in tears, who practice living as the enemies of the cross of Christ.

World English Bible

For many walk, of whom I told you often, and now tell you even weeping, as the enemies of the cross of Christ,

Worrell New Testament

For many are walking, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ.

Worsley New Testament

(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ: whose end is destruction,

Youngs Literal Translation

for many walk of whom many times I told you -- and now also weeping tell -- the enemies of the cross of the Christ!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

περιπατέω 
Peripateo 
walk, go, walk about, be occupied
Usage: 77

of whom
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

πολλάκις 
Pollakis 
Usage: 18

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

now
νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


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

κλαίω 
Klaio 
Usage: 30

ἐχθρός 
Echthros 
Usage: 18

of the cross
σταυρός 
Stauros 
Usage: 22

Devotionals

Devotionals about Philippians 3:18

Images Philippians 3:18

Prayers for Philippians 3:18

Context Readings

Imitate Me

17 Be imitators of me, brothers and sisters, and watch carefully those who are living this way, just as you have us as an example. 18 For many live, about whom I have often told you, and now, with tears, I tell you that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ. 19 Their end is destruction, their god is the belly, they exult in their shame, and they think about earthly things.



Cross References

Galatians 6:12

Those who want to make a good showing in external matters are trying to force you to be circumcised. They do so only to avoid being persecuted for the cross of Christ.

Psalm 119:136

Tears stream down from my eyes, because people do not keep your law.

Isaiah 8:11

Indeed this is what the Lord told me. He took hold of me firmly and warned me not to act like these people:

Jeremiah 9:1

I wish that my head were a well full of water and my eyes were a fountain full of tears! If they were, I could cry day and night for those of my dear people who have been killed.

Jeremiah 13:17

But if you will not pay attention to this warning, I will weep alone because of your arrogant pride. I will weep bitterly and my eyes will overflow with tears because you, the Lord's flock, will be carried into exile."

Daniel 4:37

Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and exalt and glorify the King of heaven, for all his deeds are right and his ways are just. He is able to bring down those who live in pride.

Luke 19:41

Now when Jesus approached and saw the city, he wept over it,

Acts 20:19

serving the Lord with all humility and with tears, and with the trials that happened to me because of the plots of the Jews.

Acts 20:30-31

Even from among your own group men will arise, teaching perversions of the truth to draw the disciples away after them.

Romans 9:2

I have great sorrow and unceasing anguish in my heart.

1 Corinthians 1:18

For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.

1 Corinthians 6:9

Do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived! The sexually immoral, idolaters, adulterers, passive homosexual partners, practicing homosexuals,

2 Corinthians 2:4

For out of great distress and anguish of heart I wrote to you with many tears, not to make you sad, but to let you know the love that I have especially for you.

2 Corinthians 11:13

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

2 Corinthians 11:29

Who is weak, and I am not weak? Who is led into sin, and I do not burn with indignation?

Galatians 1:7

not that there really is another gospel, but there are some who are disturbing you and wanting to distort the gospel of Christ.

Galatians 2:14

But when I saw that they were not behaving consistently with the truth of the gospel, I said to Cephas in front of them all, "If you, although you are a Jew, live like a Gentile and not like a Jew, how can you try to force the Gentiles to live like Jews?"

Galatians 2:21

I do not set aside God's grace, because if righteousness could come through the law, then Christ died for nothing!

Galatians 5:21

envying, murder, drunkenness, carousing, and similar things. I am warning you, as I had warned you before: Those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God!

Ephesians 4:17

So I say this, and insist in the Lord, that you no longer live as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their thinking.

Ephesians 5:5-6

For you can be confident of this one thing: that no person who is immoral, impure, or greedy (such a person is an idolater) has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God.

Philippians 1:4

I always pray with joy in my every prayer for all of you

Philippians 1:15-16

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

1 Thessalonians 4:6

In this matter no one should violate the rights of his brother or take advantage of him, because the Lord is the avenger in all these cases, as we also told you earlier and warned you solemnly.

2 Thessalonians 3:11

For we hear that some among you are living an undisciplined life, not doing their own work but meddling in the work of others.

2 Peter 2:10

especially those who indulge their fleshly desires and who despise authority. Brazen and insolent, they are not afraid to insult the glorious ones,

Jude 1:13

wild sea waves, spewing out the foam of their shame; wayward stars for whom the utter depths of eternal darkness have been reserved.

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