Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

The person who has victory [in the Christian life], I will grant him [the privilege of] sitting down with me on my throne, as I also had victory and sat down with my Father on His throne.

New American Standard Bible

He who overcomes, I will grant to him to sit down with Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down with My Father on His throne.

King James Version

To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame, and am set down with my Father in his throne.

Holman Bible

The victor: I will give him the right to sit with Me on My throne, just as I also won the victory and sat down with My Father on His throne.

International Standard Version

To the one who conquers I will give a place to sit with me on my throne, just as I have conquered and have sat down with my Father on his throne.

A Conservative Version

He who overcomes, I will give him to sit with me in my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father in his throne.

American Standard Version

He that overcometh, I will give to him to sit down with me in my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father in his throne.

Amplified

He who overcomes [the world through believing that Jesus is the Son of God], I will grant to him [the privilege] to sit beside Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down beside My Father on His throne.

Anderson New Testament

To him that overcomes, I will give to sit with me in my throne, even as I also have overcome, and have taken my seat with my father in his throne.

Bible in Basic English

To him who overcomes I will give a place with me on my high seat, even as I overcame, and am seated with my Father on his high seat.

Common New Testament

To him who overcomes, I will grant to sit with me on my throne, as I also overcame and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Daniel Mace New Testament

to him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame, and am set down with my father in his throne.

Darby Translation

He that overcomes, to him will I give to sit with me in my throne; as I also have overcome, and have sat down with my Father in his throne.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

As for the conqueror, I will give him to sit down with me upon my throne; as I also have conquered, and sat down with my Father upon his throne.

Godbey New Testament

The one conquering, I will give unto him to sit with me on my throne, as I indeed have conquered, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Goodspeed New Testament

I will permit him who is victorious to take his seat beside me on my throne, just as I have been victorious and taken my seat beside my Father on his throne.

John Wesley New Testament

He that overcometh, I will give him to sit with me on my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Julia Smith Translation

He conquering, will I give to him to sit with me on my throne, as I also conquered, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

King James 2000

To him that overcomes will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father in his throne.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The one who conquers, I will grant to him to sit down with me on my throne, as I also have conquered and have sat down with my Father on his throne.

Modern King James verseion

To him who overcomes I will grant to sit with Me in My throne, even as I also overcame and have sat down with My Father in His throne.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my seat, even as I overcame and have sitten with my father, in his seat.

Moffatt New Testament

'The conqueror I will allow to sit beside me on my throne, as I myself have conquered and sat down beside my Father on his throne.'

Montgomery New Testament

To him who overcomes, I will grant to sit down with me on my throne, as I myself have overcome and have taken my seat with my Father on his throne.

NET Bible

I will grant the one who conquers permission to sit with me on my throne, just as I too conquered and sat down with my Father on his throne.

New Heart English Bible

He who overcomes, I will give to him to sit down with me on my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Noyes New Testament

He that overcometh, I will give to him to sit with me on my throne, even as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Sawyer New Testament

To him that conquers will I give to sit down with me on my throne, as I conquered and sat down with my Father on his throne.

The Emphasized Bible

He that overcometh, I will give, unto him, to take his seat with me in my throne, as, I also, overcame, and took my seat with my Father in his throne.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

He that overcometh, I will give to him to sit on my throne, as I also have overcome, and have sat down with my Father on his throne.

Twentieth Century New Testament

To him who conquers--to him I will give the right to sit beside me on my throne, as I, when I conquered, took my seat beside my Father on his throne.

Webster

To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me on my throne, even as I also overcame, and am set down with my Father on his throne.

Weymouth New Testament

"'To him who overcomes I will give the privilege of sitting down with Me on My throne, as I also have overcome and have sat down with My Father on His throne.

Williams New Testament

I will give to him who conquers the privilege of taking his seat with me on my throne, just as I have conquered and taken my seat with my Father on His throne.

World English Bible

He who overcomes, I will give to him to sit down with me on my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father on his throne.

Worrell New Testament

He that overcomes, I will give to him to sit down with Me in My throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with My Father in His throne.

Worsley New Testament

To him that overcometh I will grant to sit with me on my throne, as I also have overcome, and am set down with my Father on his throne.

Youngs Literal Translation

He who is overcoming -- I will give to him to sit with me in my throne, as I also did overcome and did sit down with my Father in His throne.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To him

Usage: 0

νικάω 
Nikao 
Usage: 17

will I grant
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

to sit
καθίζω 
Kathizo 
Usage: 30

with
μετά 
meta 
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346
Usage: 346

me
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me, my, mine
Usage: 36

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

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

θρόνος 
Thronos 
Usage: 52

even as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

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

νικάω 
Nikao 
Usage: 17

and

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

am set down
καθίζω 
Kathizo 
Usage: 30

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

his

Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about Revelation 3:21

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Prayers for Revelation 3:21

Context Readings

The Letter To The Church In Laodicea

20 Look, I am standing at [your] door and knocking; if anyone hears my voice [i.e., the sound of my knocking], and opens the door, I will [surely] come in to him and eat with him and he [will eat] with me. 21 The person who has victory [in the Christian life], I will grant him [the privilege of] sitting down with me on my throne, as I also had victory and sat down with my Father on His throne. 22 The person who has an ear should listen to what the Holy Spirit is saying to the churches."


Cross References

Matthew 19:28

Jesus said to them, "Truly I tell you, [since] you have become my followers, in the time of new beginnings [i.e., the church age], when the Son of man sits on His glorious throne, you apostles will also sit on twelve thrones, judging [i.e., through their writings] the twelve tribes of Israel [i.e., God's people].

2 Timothy 2:12

If we endure [i.e., remain faithful through suffering], we will also rule with Him [i.e., both here and hereafter]. If we deny Him, He will also deny us. [See Matt. 10:33].

John 16:33

I have said these things to you so that you can have peace in [fellowship with] me. You will have trouble in the world, but cheer up, for I have conquered the world."

Revelation 2:7

"The person who has an ear should listen to what the Holy Spirit is saying to the churches. To the person who has victory [in the Christian life] I will give [the opportunity] to eat from the tree of life, which is in the Paradise of God." [Note: "Paradise" is equivalent to heaven. See II Cor. 12:4].

Matthew 28:18

Then Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, "I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth.

Revelation 17:14

These kings and the beast will wage war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them, for He is the Lord of lords and the King of kings. And those who are called and chosen [by God], and who are faithful [to Him will share the victory] with the Lamb."

Revelation 17:14-14

These kings and the beast will wage war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them, for He is the Lord of lords and the King of kings. And those who are called and chosen [by God], and who are faithful [to Him will share the victory] with the Lamb."

Luke 22:30

so you can eat and drink at my table in my [coming] kingdom. [Also] you will sit on [twelve] thrones [See Matt. 19:28], judging the twelve tribes of Israel [i.e., judging God's people through their writings].

John 5:22-23

For the Father does not judge anyone, but He has given [full responsibility for] judging people to His Son,

1 Corinthians 6:2-3

Or, do you not know that God's people will judge the world? [Note: Possibly this refers to Christians somehow assisting Christ on the judgment day]. And if the world is [to be] judged by you [at that time], are you not capable of judging small matters [now]?

Ephesians 1:20-23

which He exerted when raising Christ from the dead and seating Him at His right side in the heavenly realms [i.e., heaven itself].

Philippians 2:9-21

Therefore, God also exalted Him to the highest position and gave Him the name [i.e., "Lord." See verse 11], which is superior to every [other] name.

1 John 5:4-5

For whoever [Note: The Greek says "whatever"] is [spiritually] conceived [and eventually born] by God will overcome [the evil influence of] the world. And this is [how] that victory can be gained over the world: [It is through] our faith [in God].

Revelation 1:6

And He made us to be a kingdom [See 5:10] and priests [See I Pet. 2:5, 9] for [serving] His God and Father. May it be so.

Revelation 2:26-27

"And to the person who has victory [in the Christian life], and who continues to do what I want until the end [of his life], I will give him authority over the nations [Note: This probably refers to a spiritual reign with Christ during the Christian age. See 20:4].

Revelation 5:5-8

Then one of the [twenty-four] elders said to me, "Do not cry; look, the Lion from the tribe of Judah, the Root of King David, has gained the victory, so He can break the seven seals on the book and open it."

Revelation 6:2

So, I looked, and before me [stood] a white horse, and the man riding on it had a bow. And he was given a crown, and he rode out as a conqueror [going out] to conquer [someone].

Revelation 7:17

For the Lamb, who is at the center of the throne, will be their Shepherd and will lead them to springs of living water. And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes."

Revelation 12:11

And they [i.e., the brothers. See 6:9-11] gained the victory over Satan by the blood of the Lamb, and by [remaining true to] the message of their testimony. And they did not love their lives [so much that they refused] to die [for their faith].

Revelation 20:4

Then I saw thrones, with individuals sitting on them who had been given [authority] to judge. And I [also] saw the souls of those who had been decapitated because they had testified about Jesus and [had proclaimed] the message of God. [They are] the ones who had refused to worship the beast or his statue, and had not received his mark on their foreheads or on their hands. And these ones lived again and ruled with Christ for a thousand years.

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