Parallel Verses

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,

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,

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
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 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, that your faith is proclaimed throughout 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 requesting, if by any means now at last I may be prospered by the will of God to come to you.


Cross References

2 Timothy 1:3

I thank God, whom I serve as my forefathers did, with a pure conscience. How unceasing is my memory of you in my petitions, night and day

Romans 9:1

I tell the truth in Christ. I am not lying, my conscience testifying with me in the Holy Spirit,

2 Corinthians 1:23

But I call God for a witness to my soul, that I didn't come to Corinth to spare you.

2 Corinthians 11:31

The God and Father of the Lord Jesus Christ, he who is blessed forevermore, knows that I don't lie.

Ephesians 6:18

with all prayer and requests, praying at all times in the Spirit, and being watchful to this end in all perseverance and requests for all the saints:

1 Samuel 12:23

Moreover as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against Yahweh 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. 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

He also spoke a parable to them that they must always pray, and not give up,

John 4:23-24

But the hour comes, and now is, when the true worshippers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father seeks such to be his worshippers.

Acts 3:26

God, having raised up his servant, Jesus, sent him to you first, to bless you, in turning away everyone of you from your wickedness."

Acts 12:5

Peter therefore was kept in the prison, but constant prayer was made by the assembly to God for him.

Acts 19:21

Now after these things had ended, Paul determined in the spirit, when he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem, saying, "After I have been there, I must also see Rome."

Acts 24:14

But this I confess to you, that after the Way, which they call a sect, so I serve the God of our fathers, believing all things which are according to the law, and which are written in the prophets;

Acts 27:23

For there stood by me this night an angel, belonging to the God whose I am and whom I serve,

1 Corinthians 14:14-15

For if I pray in another language, my spirit prays, but my understanding is unfruitful.

2 Corinthians 11:10-11

As the truth of Christ is in me, no one will stop me from this boasting in the regions of Achaia.

Galatians 1:20

Now about the things which I write to you, behold, before God, I'm not lying.

Ephesians 1:16-19

don't cease to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,

Ephesians 3:14-21

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

Philippians 1:4

always in every request of mine on behalf of you all making my requests with joy,

Philippians 1:8-11

For God is my witness, how I long after all of you in the tender mercies of Christ Jesus.

Philippians 2:22

But you know the proof of him, that, as a child serves a father, so he served with me in furtherance of the Good News.

Philippians 3:3

For we are the circumcision, who worship God in the Spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh;

Colossians 1:9-13

For this cause, we also, since the day we heard this, don't cease praying and making requests for you, that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,

Colossians 1:28-29

whom we proclaim, admonishing every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus;

1 Thessalonians 1:2

We always give thanks to God for all of you, mentioning you in our prayers,

1 Thessalonians 2:5-10

For neither were we at any time found using words of flattery, as you know, nor a cloak of covetousness (God is witness),

1 Thessalonians 3:10

night and day praying exceedingly that we may see your face, and may perfect that which is lacking in your faith?

1 Thessalonians 5:17

Pray without ceasing.

1 Timothy 2:7

to which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth in Christ, not lying), a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 Timothy 2:7

to which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth in Christ, not lying), a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.

1 John 5:9-12

If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater; for this is God's testimony which he has testified concerning his Son.

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