Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For God, whom I serve in my spirit in the preaching of the gospel of His Son, is my witness as to how unceasingly I make mention of you,

King James Version

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers;

Holman Bible

For God, whom I serve with my spirit in [telling] the good news about His Son, is my witness that I constantly mention you,

International Standard Version

For God, whom I serve with my spirit by preaching the gospel about his Son, is my witness how constantly I mention you

A Conservative Version

For God is my witness whom I serve in my spirit in the good-news of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you always in my prayers,

American Standard Version

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you, always in my prayers

Amplified

For God is my witness, Whom I serve with my [whole] spirit [rendering priestly and spiritual service] in [preaching] the Gospel and [telling] the good news of His Son, how incessantly I always mention you when at my prayers.

An Understandable Version

For God, whom I serve wholeheartedly in [preaching] the Gospel of His Son, is my witness [to the truth] of how continually I mention you in my prayers.

Anderson New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that, without ceasing, I make mention of you,

Bible in Basic English

For God is my witness, whose servant I am in spirit in the good news of his Son, that you are at all times in my memory and in my prayers,

Common New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I mention you always in my prayers,

Daniel Mace New Testament

for God is my witness, to whom I am entirely devoted, in preaching the gospel of his son, that I constantly make mention of you, in my prayers, requesting,

Darby Translation

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the glad tidings of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you,

Godbey New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how I unceasingly make mention of you always in my prayer;

Goodspeed New Testament

As God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in spreading the good news of his Son, I never fail to mention you when I pray,

John Wesley New Testament

For God, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, is my witness, how incessantly I make mention of you,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I always remember you in my prayers,

Julia Smith Translation

For my witness is God, whom I serve in my spirit in the good news of his Son, so that continually I make mention of you, always supplicating in my prayers;

King James 2000

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers;

Lexham Expanded Bible

For God, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, is my witness, how constantly I make mention of you,

Modern King James verseion

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of His Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit, in the Gospel of his son that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers,

Moffatt New Testament

God is my witness, the God whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how unceasingly I always mention you in my prayers,

Montgomery New Testament

God is my witness, to whom I render holy service in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how unceasingly I am ever making mention of you in my prayers,

NET Bible

For God, whom I serve in my spirit by preaching the gospel of his Son, is my witness that I continually remember you

New Heart English Bible

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the Good News of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you

Noyes New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how constantly I make mention of you, always in my prayers

Sawyer New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how incessantly I make mention of you, always in my prayers

The Emphasized Bible

For God is, my witness, - unto whom I am rendering divine service in my spirit, in the glad message of his Son, - how incessantly, I am making mention of you

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the Gospel of his Son, how incessantly I make mention of you,

Twentieth Century New Testament

God, to whom I offer the worship of my soul as I tell the Goodness of his Son, is my witness how constantly I mention you when I pray,

Webster

For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers,

Weymouth New Testament

I call God to witness--to whom I render priestly and spiritual service by telling the Good News about His Son-- how unceasingly I make mention of you in His presence,

Williams New Testament

Indeed, my witness is God, whom I serve in my spirit by telling the good news about His Son, that I never fail to mention you every time I pray,

World English Bible

For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the Good News of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you always in my prayers,

Worrell New Testament

For God is my witness, Whom I serve in my spirit in the Gospel of His Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you always in my prayers,

Worsley New Testament

for God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how incessantly I make mention of you always in my prayers,

Youngs Literal Translation

for God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the good news of His Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

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

μάρτυς 
Martus 
Usage: 28

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

λατρεύω 
Latreuo 
Usage: 19

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

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

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

the gospel
εὐαγγέλιον 
Euaggelion 
Usage: 69

of his

Usage: 0

υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

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

ἀδιαλείπτως 
Adialeiptos 
Usage: 4

I make
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

μνεία 
Mneia 
Usage: 7

of you
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 1:9

Images Romans 1:9

Prayers for Romans 1:9

Context Readings

Paul Wants To Visit Rome

8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, because your faith is being proclaimed throughout the whole world. 9 For God, whom I serve in my spirit in the preaching of the gospel of His Son, is my witness as to how unceasingly I make mention of you, 10 always in my prayers making request, if perhaps now at last by the will of God I may succeed in coming to you.


Cross References

2 Timothy 1:3

I thank God, whom I serve with a clear conscience the way my forefathers did, as I constantly remember you in my prayers night and day,

Romans 9:1

I am telling the truth in Christ, I am not lying, my conscience testifies with me in the Holy Spirit,

2 Corinthians 1:23

But I call God as witness to my soul, that to spare you I did not come again to Corinth.

2 Corinthians 11:31

The God and Father of the Lord Jesus, He who is blessed forever, knows that I am not lying.

Ephesians 6:18

With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,

1 Samuel 12:23

"Moreover, as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the LORD by ceasing to pray for you; but I will instruct you in the good and right way.

Job 16:19

"Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven, And my advocate is on high.

Mark 1:1

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.

Luke 18:1

Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,

John 4:23-24

"But an hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for such people the Father seeks to be His worshipers.

Acts 3:26

"For you first, God raised up His Servant and sent Him to bless you by turning every one of you from your wicked ways."

Acts 12:5

So Peter was kept in the prison, but prayer for him was being made fervently by the church to God.

Acts 19:21

Now after these things were finished, Paul purposed in the Spirit to go to Jerusalem after he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia, saying, "After I have been there, I must also see Rome."

Acts 24:14

"But this I admit to you, that according to the Way which they call a sect I do serve the God of our fathers, believing everything that is in accordance with the Law and that is written in the Prophets;

Acts 27:23

"For this very night an angel of the God to whom I belong and whom I serve stood before me,

1 Corinthians 14:14-15

For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays, but my mind is unfruitful.

2 Corinthians 11:10-11

As the truth of Christ is in me, this boasting of mine will not be stopped in the regions of Achaia.

Galatians 1:20

(Now in what I am writing to you, I assure you before God that I am not lying.)

Ephesians 1:16-19

do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in my prayers;

Ephesians 3:14-21

For this reason I bow my knees before the Father,

Philippians 1:4

always offering prayer with joy in my every prayer for you all,

Philippians 1:8-11

For God is my witness, how I long for you all with the affection of Christ Jesus.

Philippians 2:22

But you know of his proven worth, that he served with me in the furtherance of the gospel like a child serving his father.

Philippians 3:3

for we are the true circumcision, who worship in the Spirit of God and glory in Christ Jesus and put no confidence in the flesh,

Colossians 1:9-13

For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,

Colossians 1:28-29

We proclaim Him, admonishing every man and teaching every man with all wisdom, so that we may present every man complete in Christ.

1 Thessalonians 1:2

We give thanks to God always for all of you, making mention of you in our prayers;

1 Thessalonians 2:5-10

For we never came with flattering speech, as you know, nor with a pretext for greed--God is witness--

1 Thessalonians 3:10

as we night and day keep praying most earnestly that we may see your face, and may complete what is lacking in your faith?

1 Thessalonians 5:17

pray without ceasing;

1 Timothy 2:7

For this I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth, I am not lying) as a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 Timothy 2:7

For this I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth, I am not lying) as a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 John 5:9-12

If we receive the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater; for the testimony of God is this, that He has testified concerning His Son.

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