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Bible in Basic English

If in any way those who are of my flesh may be moved to envy, so that some of them may get salvation by me.

New American Standard Bible

if somehow I might move to jealousy my fellow countrymen and save some of them.

King James Version

If by any means I may provoke to emulation them which are my flesh, and might save some of them.

Holman Bible

if I can somehow make my own people jealous and save some of them.

International Standard Version

in the hope that I can make my people jealous and save some of them.

A Conservative Version

if somehow I may provoke my flesh to jealousy and may save some of them.

American Standard Version

if by any means I may provoke to jealousy them that are my flesh, and may save some of them.

Amplified

in the hope of somehow making my fellow countrymen jealous [by stirring them up so that they will seek the truth] and perhaps save some of them.

An Understandable Version

in hope that somehow I might stir up jealousy among my fellow-Jews, and thereby save some of them.

Anderson New Testament

if, by any means, I may excite to jealousy those who are my flesh, and save some of them.

Common New Testament

in the hope that I may somehow arouse to jealousy the kinsmen of my flesh and save some of them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

if I could by any means excite the emulation of my dear countrymen, in order to save some.

Darby Translation

if by any means I shall provoke to jealousy them which are my flesh, and shall save some from among them.

Godbey New Testament

if perchance I may provoke my flesh, and save some of them.

Goodspeed New Testament

in the hope of making my countrymen jealous, and thus saving some of them.

John Wesley New Testament

I magnify my office: If by any means I may provoke to jealousy those who are my flesh, and save some of them.

Julia Smith Translation

If in some way I might make jealous my flesh, and I might save some of them.)

King James 2000

If by any means I may provoke to envy them who are my flesh, and might save some of them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

if somehow I may provoke my people to jealousy and save some of them.

Modern King James verseion

if by any means I may provoke those who are my flesh to jealousy, and might save some of them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that I might provoke them which are my flesh: and might save some of them.

Moffatt New Testament

in the hope of being able to make my fellow-Jews jealous and of managing thus to save some of them.

Montgomery New Testament

if by any means I might "provoke to jealousy" my kinsmen, and save some among them.

NET Bible

if somehow I could provoke my people to jealousy and save some of them.

New Heart English Bible

if by any means I may provoke to jealousy those who are my flesh, and may save some of them.

Noyes New Testament

that I may, if possible, excite to emulation those who are my flesh, and may save some of them.

Sawyer New Testament

if perhaps I may excite my flesh [race] to emulation and save some of them.

The Emphasized Bible

If by any means I may provoke to jealousy my own flesh, and save some from among them; -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

if by any means I might provoke to jealousy my flesh, and save some of them.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Being myself an Apostle to the Gentiles, I exalt my office, in the hope that I may stir my countrymen to rivalry, and so save some of them.

Webster

If by any means I may incite to emulation them who are my flesh, and may save some of them.

Weymouth New Testament

trying whether I can succeed in rousing my own countrymen to jealousy and thus save some of them.

Williams New Testament

if I can make my fellow-countrymen jealous, and so save some of them.

World English Bible

if by any means I may provoke to jealousy those who are my flesh, and may save some of them.

Worrell New Testament

if by any means I may excite to rivalry my flesh, and save some of them.

Worsley New Testament

I extol my office, that if possible I may excite to emulation my brethren according to the flesh, and may save some of them:

Youngs Literal Translation

if by any means I shall arouse to jealousy mine own flesh, and shall save some of them,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

by any means
πῶς 
Pos 
Usage: 65

παραζηλόω 
Parazeloo 
Usage: 4

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

σάρξ 
Sarx 
Usage: 130

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

σώζω 
Sozo 
Usage: 79

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

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

References

American

Fausets

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Cursing Of The Fig Tree

13 But I say to you, Gentiles, in so far as I am the Apostle of the Gentiles, I make much of my position: 14 If in any way those who are of my flesh may be moved to envy, so that some of them may get salvation by me. 15 For, if by their putting away, the rest of men have been made friends with God, what will their coming back again be, but life from the dead?



Cross References

1 Corinthians 7:16

For how may you be certain, O wife, that you will not be the cause of salvation to your husband? or you, O husband, that you may not do the same for your wife?

Romans 9:3

For I have a desire to take on myself the curse for my brothers, my family in the flesh:

1 Timothy 4:16

Give attention to yourself and your teaching. Go on in these things; for in doing so you will get salvation for yourself and for those who give hearing to you.

James 5:20

Be certain that he through whom a sinner has been turned from the error of his way, keeps a soul from death and is the cause of forgiveness for sins without number.

Romans 11:11

So I say, Were their steps made hard in order that they might have a fall? In no way: but by their fall salvation has come to the Gentiles, so that they might be moved to envy.

1 Corinthians 1:21

For because, by the purpose of God, the world, with all its wisdom, had not the knowledge of God, it was God's pleasure, by so foolish a thing as preaching, to give salvation to those who had faith in him.

1 Corinthians 9:20-22

And to the Jews I was as a Jew, so that I might give the good news to them; to those under the law I was the same, not as being myself under the law, but so that I might give the good news to those under the law.

1 Timothy 2:4

Whose desire is that all men may have salvation and come to the knowledge of what is true.

2 Timothy 2:10

But I undergo all things for the saints, so that they may have salvation in Christ Jesus with eternal glory.

Titus 3:5

Not by works of righteousness which we did ourselves, but in the measure of his mercy, he gave us salvation, through the washing of the new birth and the giving of new life in the Holy Spirit,

Titus 3:5

Not by works of righteousness which we did ourselves, but in the measure of his mercy, he gave us salvation, through the washing of the new birth and the giving of new life in the Holy Spirit,

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