Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Moses writes about the righteousness [that is] from the law: "The person who does [this] will live by it."

New American Standard Bible

For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is based on law shall live by that righteousness.

King James Version

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is of the law, That the man which doeth those things shall live by them.

Holman Bible

For Moses writes about the righteousness that is from the law: The one who does these things will live by them.

International Standard Version

For Moses writes about the righteousness that comes from the Law as follows: "The person who obeys these things will find life by them."

A Conservative Version

For Moses writes in the righteousness from the law, that the man that does them will live in them.

American Standard Version

For Moses writeth that the man that doeth the righteousness which is of the law shall live thereby.

Amplified

For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is based on law [with all its intricate demands] shall live by it.

An Understandable Version

For Moses wrote [Lev. 18:5] about a person being made right with God by obeying the requirements of the law of Moses, that he would gain [never ending] life for doing this.

Anderson New Testament

For Moses describes the justification which is by the law: That the man who does these things shall live by them.

Bible in Basic English

For Moses says that the man who does the righteousness which is of the law will get life by it.

Common New Testament

For Moses writes about the righteousness which is of the law, "The man who does those things shall live by them."

Daniel Mace New Testament

For Moses describes the justice that was to be had by the law, thus : "the man who performeth the things here required, shall have life thereby."

Darby Translation

For Moses lays down in writing the righteousness which is of the law, The man who has practised those things shall live by them.

Godbey New Testament

For Moses describes the righteousness which is of the law, that the man having done this shall live in it.

Goodspeed New Testament

Moses said that anyone who carried out the uprightness the Law prescribed would find life through it.

John Wesley New Testament

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is by the law, The man who doth these things shall live by them.

Julia Smith Translation

For Moses writes the justice of the law, That the man having done these things shall live in them.

King James 2000

For Moses describes the righteousness which is of the law, That the man who does those things shall live by them.

Modern King James verseion

For Moses writes of the righteousness which is of the Law, "The man who does those things shall live by them."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Moses describeth the righteousness which cometh of the law, how that the man which doth the things of the law shall live therein.

Moffatt New Testament

Moses writes of law-righteousness, Anyone who can perform it, shall live by it.

Montgomery New Testament

For Moses writes concerning the righteousness of the Law, saying, The man that doeth it shall live by it.

NET Bible

For Moses writes about the righteousness that is by the law: "The one who does these things will live by them."

New Heart English Bible

For Moses writes about the righteousness of the law, "The one who does them will live by them."

Noyes New Testament

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is of the Law: "The man that hath done these things shall live by them."

Sawyer New Testament

For Moses describes the righteousness of the law, that the man that does these things shall live by them.

The Emphasized Bible

For, Moses, writeth that - as touching the righteousness that is by law, The man that hath done it , shall live thereby;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is by the law, "That the man who doeth these things shall live by them."

Twentieth Century New Testament

For Moses writes that, as for the righteousness which results from Law, 'those who practice it will find Life through it.'

Webster

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is by the law, That the man who doeth these things shall live by them.

Weymouth New Testament

Moses says that he whose actions conform to the righteousness required by the Law shall live by that righteousness.

Williams New Testament

For Moses says of the law-way to right standing with God that whoever can perform the law will live by it.

World English Bible

For Moses writes about the righteousness of the law, "The one who does them will live by them."

Worrell New Testament

For Moses writes that the man who did the righteousness of the law shall live thereby;

Worsley New Testament

For Moses describeth the righteousness which is of the law, "That the man who doth those things shall live by them."

Youngs Literal Translation

for Moses doth describe the righteousness that is of the law, that, 'The man who did them shall live in them,'

Interlinear

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

Μωσεύς Μωσῆς Μωΰσῆς 
Moseus 
Usage: 60

γράφω 
Grapho 
Usage: 149

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

which is

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

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


Usage: 0

ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 10:5

Context Readings

The Message Of Salvation To All

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 person who does [this] will live by it." 6 But the righteousness from faith speaks like this: "Do not say in your heart, 'Who will ascend into heaven?'" (that is, to bring Christ down),



Cross References

Leviticus 18:5

And you shall observe my statutes and my regulations {by which the person doing them shall live}; I [am] Yahweh.

Nehemiah 9:29

You warned them so that they would return to your law. Yet they acted arrogantly and did not listen to your commandments but sinned against your judgments that a person must do so that they may live. They turned a stubborn shoulder and stiffened their neck and would not listen.

Ezekiel 20:11

and I gave my statutes to them, and my regulations I made known to them, which, if a person does them, then he will live by them.

Ezekiel 20:13

"But in the desert the house of Israel rebelled against me; {they did not walk in my statutes}, and they rejected my regulations, which, if a person does them, he will live by them, and they greatly profaned my Sabbaths, and I decided to pour out my rage on them in the desert to destroy them,

Ezekiel 20:21

But the children rebelled against me; {they did not walk in my statutes}, and {they did not observe my regulations}, which [if] a person does them, then he will live by them. My Sabbaths they desecrated, and I decided to pour out my rage on them, to finish my anger against them in the desert.

Romans 7:10

and I died, and this commandment which [was] to [lead to] life was found with respect to me to [lead to] death.

Galatians 3:12

But the law is not from faith, but "the one who does these [things] will live by them."

Luke 10:27-28

And he answered [and] said, "You shall love the Lord your God from all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself."

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