Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.

New American Standard Bible

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.

King James Version

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

International Standard Version

For the Messiah is the culmination of the Law as far as righteousness is concerned for everyone who believes.

A Conservative Version

For Christ is the end of law for righteousness, to every man who believes.

American Standard Version

For Christ is the end of the law unto righteousness to every one that believeth.

Amplified

For Christ is the end of the law [it leads to Him and its purpose is fulfilled in Him], for [granting] righteousness to everyone who believes [in Him as Savior].

An Understandable Version

So, Christ has brought an end to the law [as a means] of being made right with God for every person who believes [in Him].

Anderson New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law for justification, to every one that believes.

Bible in Basic English

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who has faith.

Common New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law, that there may be righteousness for everyone who believes.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the end of the law was to bring men to Christ, that every one who believeth, might be justified.

Darby Translation

For Christ is the end of law for righteousness to every one that believes.

Godbey New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law unto righteousness to every one who believes.

Goodspeed New Testament

For Christ marks the termination of law, so that now anyone who has faith may attain uprightness.

John Wesley New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

Julia Smith Translation

For Christ the end of the law for justice to every one believing.

King James 2000

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone that believes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Christ [is the] end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.

Modern King James verseion

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness for everyone who believes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For Christ is the end of the law to justify all that believe.

Moffatt New Testament

Now Christ is an end to law, so as to let every believer have righteousness.

Montgomery New Testament

For to every believer Christ is an end of law as a means of righteousness.

NET Bible

For Christ is the end of the law, with the result that there is righteousness for everyone who believes.

New Heart English Bible

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.

Noyes New Testament

For Christ is the end of the Law, so that every one that believeth may obtain righteousness.

Sawyer New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believes.

The Emphasized Bible

For Christ is an end of law, for righteousness, unto every one that believeth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For Christ has brought Law to an end, so that righteousness may be obtained by every one who believes in him.

Webster

For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

Weymouth New Testament

For as a means of righteousness Christ is the termination of Law to every believer.

Williams New Testament

For Christ has put an end to law as a way to right standing for everyone who puts his trust in Him.

World English Bible

For Christ is the fulfillment of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.

Worrell New Testament

for Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one who believes.

Worsley New Testament

For Christ is the end of the law, for righteousness to every believer.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Christ is an end of law for righteousness to every one who is believing,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

is the end
τέλος 
Telos 
Usage: 28

of the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

for
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

to every one
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 10:4

Images Romans 10:4

Prayers for Romans 10:4

Questions on Romans 10:4

Context Readings

The Righteousness Of God Through Faith In Christ

3 Because they disregarded the righteousness from God and attempted to establish their own righteousness, they have not submitted themselves to God’s righteousness. 4 For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes. 5 For Moses writes about the righteousness that is from the law: The one who does these things will live by them.


Cross References

Galatians 3:24

The law, then, was our guardian until Christ, so that we could be justified by faith.

Isaiah 53:11

He will see it out of His anguish,
and He will be satisfied with His knowledge.
My righteous Servant will justify many,
and He will carry their iniquities.

Matthew 3:15

Jesus answered him, “Allow it for now, because this is the way for us to fulfill all righteousness.” Then he allowed Him to be baptized.

Matthew 5:17-18

“Don’t assume that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill.

John 1:17

for the law was given through Moses,
grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Acts 13:38-39

Therefore, let it be known to you, brothers, that through this man forgiveness of sins is being proclaimed to you,

Romans 3:22

—that is, God’s righteousness through faith in Jesus Christ, to all who believe, since there is no distinction.

Romans 3:25-31

God presented Him as a propitiation through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed.

Romans 7:1-4

Since I am speaking to those who understand law, brothers, are you unaware that the law has authority over someone as long as he lives?

Romans 8:3-4

What the law could not do since it was limited by the flesh, God did. He condemned sin in the flesh by sending His own Son in flesh like ours under sin’s domain, and as a sin offering,

1 Corinthians 1:30

But it is from Him that you are in Christ Jesus, who became God-given wisdom for us—our righteousness, sanctification, and redemption,

Colossians 2:10

and you have been filled by Him, who is the head over every ruler and authority.

Colossians 2:17

These are a shadow of what was to come; the substance is the Messiah.

Hebrews 9:7-14

But the high priest alone enters the second room, and he does that only once a year, and never without blood, which he offers for himself and for the sins of the people committed in ignorance.

Hebrews 10:8-12

After He says above, You did not want or delight in sacrifices and offerings, whole burnt offerings and sin offerings (which are offered according to the law),

Hebrews 10:14

For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are sanctified.

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