Parallel Verses

King James 2000

For if the firstfruit are holy, the lump is also holy: 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

Now if the first handful of dough offered as the firstfruits [Abraham and the patriarchs] is consecrated (holy), so is the whole mass [the nation of Israel]; and if the root [Abraham] is consecrated (holy), so are the branches.

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.

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.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For if the firstfruit is holy, so shall the rest be; and if the root is holy, so shall be the branches.

Julia Smith Translation

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

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 the casting away of them be the reconciling of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead? 16 For if the firstfruit are holy, the lump is also holy: and if the root is holy, so are the branches. 17 And if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive tree, were grafted in among them, and with them partake of the root and fatness of the olive tree;



Cross References

Ezekiel 44:30

And the first of all the firstfruits of all things, and every offering of all, of every sort of your offerings, shall be the priest's: you shall also give unto the priest the first of your dough, that he may cause the blessing to rest in your house.

Leviticus 23:10

Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When you are come into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, then you shall bring a sheaf of the first fruits of your harvest unto the priest:

Genesis 17:7

And I will establish my covenant between me and you and your descendants after you in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto you, and to your descendants after you.

Exodus 22:29

You shall not delay to offer the first of your ripe fruits, and of the outflow of your presses: the firstborn of your sons shall you give unto me.

Exodus 23:16

And the feast of harvest, the firstfruits of your labors, which you have sown in the field: and the feast of ingathering, which is in the end of the year, when you have gathered in your labors out of the field.

Exodus 23:19

The first of the firstfruits of your land you shall bring into the house of the LORD your God. You shall not boil a kid in its mother's milk.

Numbers 15:17-21

And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying,

Deuteronomy 18:4

The firstfruit also of your grain, of your wine, and of your oil, and the first of the fleece of your sheep, shall you give him.

Deuteronomy 26:10

And now, behold, I have brought the firstfruits of the land, which you, O LORD, have given me. And you shall set it before the LORD your God, and worship before the LORD your God:

Nehemiah 10:35-37

And to bring the firstfruits of our ground, and the firstfruits of all fruit of all trees, year by year, unto the house of the LORD:

Proverbs 3:9

Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the firstfruits of all your increase:

Jeremiah 2:21

Yet I had planted you a noble vine, wholly a right seed: how then are you turned into the degenerate plant of a wild vine unto me?

Romans 11:17

And if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive tree, were grafted in among them, and with them partake of the root and fatness of the olive tree;

1 Corinthians 7:14

For the unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife, and the unbelieving wife is sanctified by the husband: else were your children unclean; but now are they holy.

James 1:18

Of his own will begat he us with the word of truth, that we should be a kind of firstfruits of his creatures.

Revelation 14:4

These are they who were not defiled with women; for they are virgins. These are they who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. These were redeemed from among men, being the first fruits unto God and to the Lamb.

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