Parallel Verses

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,

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

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, whom I serve with my spirit by preaching the gospel of His Son, is my witness as to how continuously I mention you

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,

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,

Interlinear

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

God
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

I serve
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

Son
υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

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

G89
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

References

Images Romans 1:9

Prayers for Romans 1:9

Context Readings

Paul Wants To Visit Rome

8 Truly, I first express thanks to my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, that your faith is proclaimed in the whole world. 9 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, 10 pleading, if somehow now at last I will have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come to you.


Cross References

2 Timothy 1:3

I have gratitude to God whom I serve from the forefathers in a pure conscience, as I have unceasing remembrance about thee in my supplications, night and day

Romans 9:1

I say the truth in Christ, I do not lie, my conscience testifying to me in the Holy Spirit,

2 Corinthians 1:23

But I call God for a witness upon my soul, that I did not yet come to Corinth, sparing you.

2 Corinthians 11:31

The God and Father of the Lord Jesus Christ, he who is blessed into the ages, knows that I do not lie.

Ephesians 6:18

praying through every prayer and entreaty at every time in spirit, and being alert in this same thing in all perseverance and entreaty for all the sanctified,

1 Samuel 12:23

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

Job 16:19

Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven, and he who vouches for me is on high.

Mark 1:1

The beginning of the good-news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.

Luke 18:1

And he also spoke a parable to them about it being necessary to always pray, and not to give up,

John 4:23-24

But an hour comes, and now is, when the TRUE worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for also the Father seeks such kind who worship him.

Acts 3:26

To you first, having raised up his Boy Jesus, God sent him blessing you, in turning away each man from your evils.

Acts 12:5

Indeed therefore Peter was kept in the prison, but fervent prayer was being made by the church to God for him.

Acts 19:21

Now when these things were fulfilled, Paul decided in the spirit, after passing through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem, having said, After becoming there, I must also see Rome.

Acts 24:14

But this I confess to thee, that according to the Way that they call a sect, so serve I the paternal God, believing all things written according to the law and the prophets,

Acts 27:23

For there stood by me this night an agent of the God whose I am, whom also I serve,

1 Corinthians 14:14-15

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

2 Corinthians 11:10-11

The truth of Christ is in me that this pride in me will not be stopped in the regions of Achaia.

Galatians 1:20

Now what I write to you, behold before God, I do not lie.

Ephesians 1:16-19

I cease not expressing thanks for you, making remembrance of you in my prayers.

Ephesians 3:14-21

For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Philippians 1:4

always in my every entreaty for all of you, making the entreaty with joy

Philippians 1:8-11

For God is my witness, how I long for you all in bowels of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:22

But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child to a father, he served with me for the good-news.

Philippians 3:3

For we are the circumcision, men who worship in spirit to God, and who boast in Christ Jesus, and not being confident in flesh.

Colossians 1:9-13

Because of this we also, from the day that we heard, cease not praying for you and making request that ye may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding.

Colossians 1:28-29

Whom we proclaim, admonishing every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, so that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 1:2

We thank God always about all of you, making recollection of you in our prayers,

1 Thessalonians 2:5-10

For we came neither in word of flattery (at any time as ye know) nor a pretense of greed (God is witness)

1 Thessalonians 3:10

praying night and day above extraordinary in order to see your face and to mend the deficiencies of your faith?

1 Thessalonians 5:17

Pray without ceasing.

1 Timothy 2:7

For which I was appointed a herald and an apostle (I speak the truth in Christ, I do not lie), a teacher of Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 Timothy 2:7

For which I was appointed a herald and an apostle (I speak the truth in Christ, I do not lie), a teacher of Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 John 5:9-12

If we accept the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater. Because this is the testimony of God that he has testified about his Son.

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