Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"I know your actions, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

New American Standard Bible

'I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot; I wish that you were cold or hot.

King James Version

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.

Holman Bible

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish that you were cold or hot.

A Conservative Version

I know thy works, that thou are neither cold nor hot. O that thou were cold or hot.

American Standard Version

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.

Amplified

I know your [record of] works and what you are doing; you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were cold or hot!

An Understandable Version

I know about your deeds, that you are neither [spiritually] cold nor hot. I wish you were [either] cold or hot.

Anderson New Testament

I know your works, that you are neither cold, nor hot: I wish that you were cold, or hot.

Bible in Basic English

I have knowledge of your works, that you are not cold or warm: it would be better if you were cold or warm.

Common New Testament

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I could wish you were cold or hot!

Daniel Mace New Testament

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.

Darby Translation

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot; I would thou wert cold or hot.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot: I wish you were either cold or hot.

Godbey New Testament

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I would that you were either cold or hot.

Goodspeed New Testament

I know what you are doing, and that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either cold or hot!

John Wesley New Testament

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: O that thou wert cold or hot!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot; I would thou wert cold or hot.

Julia Smith Translation

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor boiling: I would thou shouldest be cold or boiling.

King James 2000

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot: I would that you were cold or hot.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were cold or hot!

Modern King James verseion

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I would that you were cold or hot.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot. I would thou were cold or hot.

Moffatt New Testament

I know your doings, you are neither cold nor hot ??would you were either cold or hot!

Montgomery New Testament

I know your works, that you are neither hot nor cold.

NET Bible

I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either cold or hot!

New Heart English Bible

"I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

Noyes New Testament

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot; I would thou wert cold or hot.

Sawyer New Testament

I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

The Emphasized Bible

I know thy works; - that neither, cold, art thou, nor hot: I would that, cold, thou hadst been, or hot.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot:

Twentieth Century New Testament

I know your life; I know that you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were either cold or hot!

Webster

I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.

Weymouth New Testament

I know your doings--you are neither cold nor hot; I would that you were cold or hot!

Williams New Testament

"I know what you are doing, and that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

World English Bible

"I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot.

Worrell New Testament

"I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I would you were cold or hot.

Worsley New Testament

I wish thou wert cold or hot.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have known thy works, that neither cold art thou nor hot; I would thou wert cold or hot.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I know
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
Usage: 241

ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

thou art
εἶ 
Ei 
thou art, be
Usage: 75

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
Usage: 68

ψυχρός 
Psuchros 
ψυχρός 
Psuchros 
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

nor
οὔτε 
Oute 
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
Usage: 68

hot
ζεστός 
Zestos 
hot
Usage: 0

I would
ὄφελον 
Ophelon 
I would, I would to God, would to God
Usage: 3

thou wert
εἴην 
Eien 
should be, be, meant, might be, should mean, wert, not tr
Usage: 9

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

References

Images Revelation 3:15

Prayers for Revelation 3:15

Context Readings

The Letter To The Church In Laodicea

14 "To the messenger of the church in Laodicea, write: "The Amen, the witness who is faithful and true, the originator of God's creation, says this: 15  "I know your actions, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were cold or hot. 16 Since you are lukewarm and neither hot nor cold, I am going to spit you out of my mouth.


Cross References

Matthew 24:12

and because lawlessness will increase, the love of many people will grow cold.

Romans 12:11

Never be lazy in showing such devotion. Be on fire with the Spirit. Serve the Lord.

Revelation 3:1

"To the messenger of the church in Sardis, write: "The one who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars says this:

Deuteronomy 5:29

If only they would commit to fear me and keep all my commands, then it will go well with them and their children forever.

Joshua 24:15-24

If you think it's the wrong thing for you to serve the LORD, then choose for yourselves today whom you will serve the gods whom your ancestors served on the other side of the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose territories you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."

1 Kings 18:21

where Elijah approached all the people and asked them, "How long will you keep hesitating between both sides? If the LORD is God, go after him. If Baal, go after him." But the people didn't say a word.

Psalm 81:11-13

Yet my people didn't obey my voice; Israel didn't submit to me.

Proverbs 23:26

Give me your heart, my son, and keep your eyes fixed on my ways,

Hosea 7:8

"Ephraim compromises with the nations; he's a half-baked cake.

Hosea 10:2

Their hearts are divided; from now on they are to be found guilty. God will tear down their altars, he will destroy their stone idols.

Zephaniah 1:5-6

I'll wipe out those who worship the stars that they view from their housetops, those who bow down and swear to the LORD and who also swear by Milcom,

Matthew 6:24

"No one can serve two masters, because either he will hate one and love the other, or be loyal to one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and riches!"

Matthew 10:37

"The one who loves his father or mother more than me isn't worthy of me, and the one who loves a son or daughter more than me isn't worthy of me.

Luke 14:27-28

Whoever doesn't carry his cross and follow me can't be my disciple.

1 Corinthians 16:22

If anyone doesn't love the Lord, let him be !

2 Corinthians 12:20

I am afraid that I may come and somehow find you not as I want to find you, and that you may find me not as you want to find me. Perhaps there will be quarreling, jealousy, anger, selfishness, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorderly conduct.

Philippians 1:9

And this is my prayer, that your love will keep on growing more and more with full knowledge and insight,

2 Thessalonians 1:3

Brothers, at all times we are obligated to thank God for you. It is right to do this because your faith is growing all the time and the love every one of you has for each other is increasing.

James 1:8

He is a double-minded man, unstable in all he undertakes.

1 Peter 1:22

Now that you have obeyed the truth and have purified your souls to love your brothers sincerely, you must love one another intensely and with a pure heart.

Revelation 2:2

"I know what you've been doing, your toil, and your endurance. I also know that you cannot tolerate evil people. You have tested those who call themselves apostles, but are not, and have found them to be false.

Revelation 2:4

However, I have this against you: You have abandoned the love you had at first.

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