Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And if the first-fruit is holy, so is the mass: and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

New American Standard Bible

If the first piece of dough is holy, the lump is also; and if the root is holy, the branches are too.

King James Version

For if the firstfruit be holy, the lump is also holy: and if the root be holy, so are the branches.

Holman Bible

Now if the firstfruits offered up are holy, so is the whole batch. And if the root is holy, so are the branches.

International Standard Version

If the first part of the dough is holy, so is the whole batch. If the root is holy, so are the branches.

A Conservative Version

And if the first fruit is holy, the branch is also. And if the root is holy, the branches are also.

American Standard Version

And if the firstfruit is holy, so is the lump: and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

Amplified

If the first portion [of dough offered as the first fruits] is holy, so is the whole batch; and if the root (Abraham, the patriarchs) is holy, so are the branches (the Israelites).

An Understandable Version

And if the first part of the dough is dedicated to God, the entire batch of dough will be also. And if the roots [of a tree] are dedicated to God, the branches will be also.

Anderson New Testament

Now, if the first fruit is holy, the mass is holy also: and if the root is holy, the branches are holy also.

Common New Testament

If the dough offered as firstfruits is holy, then the whole lump is holy; and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Now if the first-fruits be holy, so is the whole product: and if the root be holy, so are the branches.

Darby Translation

Now if the first-fruit be holy, the lump also; and if the root be holy, the branches also.

Godbey New Testament

But if the first fruit was holy, the lump is also: if the root was holy, the branches are also.

Goodspeed New Testament

If the first handful of dough is consecrated, the whole mass is, and if the root of a tree is consecrated, so are its branches.

John Wesley New Testament

For if the first-fruits be holy, so is the lump: and if the root be holy, so are the branches.

Julia Smith Translation

And if the first fruit holy, also the mixture: and if the root holy, also the young shoots.

King James 2000

For if the firstfruit are holy, the lump is also holy: and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now if the first fruits [are] holy, [so] also [is] the [whole] batch of dough, and if the root [is] holy, [so] also [are] the branches.

Modern King James verseion

For if the firstfruit is holy, the lump is also holy; and if the root is holy, also the branches.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For if one piece be holy, the whole heap is holy. And if the root be holy, the branches are holy also.

Moffatt New Testament

If the first handful of dough is consecrated, so is the rest of the lump; if the root is consecrated, so are the branches.

Montgomery New Testament

Now if the first-fruits of the dough Abraham and the Patriarchs are holy, so also is the whole mass their descendants. And if the root of a tree Abraham is holy, so also are the branches his descendants.

NET Bible

If the first portion of the dough offered is holy, then the whole batch is holy, and if the root is holy, so too are the branches.

New Heart English Bible

If the first fruit is holy, so is the lump. If the root is holy, so are the branches.

Noyes New Testament

And if the first portion of the dough is holy, so also will be the lump; and if the root is holy, so will be the branches.

Sawyer New Testament

And if the first fruit is holy, the mass is also; and if the root is holy, the branches also are.

The Emphasized Bible

If, moreover, the first fruit is holy, the lump shall be also; and, if the root is holy, the branches shall be also.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now if the first fruits be holy, so is the mass: and if the root be holy, so are the branches.

Twentieth Century New Testament

If the first handful of dough in holy, so is the whole mass; and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

Webster

For if the first fruit is holy, the lump is also holy: and if the root is holy, so are the branches.

Weymouth New Testament

Now if the firstfruits of the dough are holy, so also is the whole mass; and if the root of a tree is holy, so also are the branches.

Williams New Testament

If the first handful of dough is consecrated, so is the whole mass; if the tree's root is consecrated, so are the branches.

World English Bible

If the first fruit is holy, so is the lump. If the root is holy, so are the branches.

Worrell New Testament

And, if the first-fruit is holy, so also is the lump; and, if the root is holy, so also are the branches.

Worsley New Testament

Now if the first-fruits be holy, so is the whole heap: and if the root be holy, so are the branches.

Youngs Literal Translation

and if the first-fruit is holy, the lump also; and if the root is holy, the branches also.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

if
εἰ 
Ei 
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218
Usage: 218

ἀπαρχή 
Aparche 
Usage: 8

be holy
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209
Usage: 209

the lump
φύραμα 
Phurama 
Usage: 5

is also

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

holy and

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

the root
ῥίζα 
Rhiza 
Usage: 11

so

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

Context Readings

Gentile Branches Grafted In

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? 16 And if the first-fruit is holy, so is the mass: and if the root is holy, so are the branches. 17 But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, an olive-tree of the fields, were put in among them, and were given a part with them in the root by which the olive-tree is made fertile,



Cross References

Ezekiel 44:30

And the best of all the first-fruits of everything, and every offering which is lifted up of all your offerings, will be for the priests: and you are to give the priest the first of your bread-making, so causing a blessing to come on your house.

Leviticus 23:10

Say to the children of Israel, When you have come to the land which I will give you, and have got in the grain from its fields, take some of the first-fruits of the grain to the priest;

Genesis 17:7

And I will make between me and you and your seed after you through all generations, an eternal agreement to be a God to you and to your seed after you.

Exodus 22:29

Do not keep back your offerings from the wealth of your grain and your vines. The first of your sons you are to give to me.

Exodus 23:16

And the feast of the grain-cutting, the first-fruits of your planted fields: and the feast at the start of the year, when you have got in all the fruit from your fields.

Exodus 23:19

The best of the first-fruits of your land are to be taken into the house of the Lord your God. The young goat is not to be cooked in its mother's milk

Numbers 15:17-21

And the Lord said to Moses,

Deuteronomy 18:4

And in addition you are to give him the first of your grain and wine and oil, and the first wool cut from your sheep.

Deuteronomy 26:10

So now, I have come here with the first of the fruits of the earth which you, O Lord, have given me. Then you will put it down before the Lord your God and give him worship:

Nehemiah 10:35-37

And to take the first-fruits of our land, and the first-fruits of every sort of tree, year by year, into the house of the Lord;

Proverbs 3:9

Give honour to the Lord with your wealth, and with the first-fruits of all your increase:

Jeremiah 2:21

But when you were planted by me, you were a noble vine, in every way a true seed: how then have you been changed into the branching plant of a strange vine?

Romans 11:17

But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, an olive-tree of the fields, were put in among them, and were given a part with them in the root by which the olive-tree is made fertile,

1 Corinthians 7:14

For the husband who has not faith is made holy through his Christian wife, and the wife who is not a Christian is made holy through the brother: if not, your children would be unholy, but now are they holy.

James 1:18

Of his purpose he gave us being, by his true word, so that we might be, in a sense, the first-fruits of all the things which he had made.

Revelation 14:4

These are they who have not made themselves unclean with women; for they are virgins. These are they who go after the Lamb wherever he goes. These were taken from among men to be the first fruits to God and to the Lamb.

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