Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Giving to the needs of the saints, ready to take people into your houses.

New American Standard Bible

contributing to the needs of the saints, practicing hospitality.

King James Version

Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.

Holman Bible

Share with the saints in their needs; pursue hospitality.

International Standard Version

Supply the needs of the saints. Extend hospitality to strangers.

A Conservative Version

sharing for the needs of the sanctified, pursuing love for strangers.

American Standard Version

communicating to the necessities of the saints; given to hospitality.

Amplified

contributing to the needs of God’s people, pursuing [the practice of] hospitality.

An Understandable Version

Contribute to the needs of God's people. Be eager in showing hospitality.

Anderson New Testament

administer to the necessities of the saints; be careful to entertain strangers;

Common New Testament

Contribute to the needs of the saints, practice hospitality.

Daniel Mace New Testament

distribute to the necessity of the saints; cultivate hospitality.

Darby Translation

distributing to the necessities of the saints; given to hospitality.

Godbey New Testament

communicating to necessities of the saints; pursuing hospitality.

Goodspeed New Testament

Supply the needs of God's people, be unfailing in hospitality.

John Wesley New Testament

Communicate to the necessities of the saints, pursue hospitality, Bless them who persecute you;

Julia Smith Translation

Participating in the necessities of the holy ones; pursuing hospitality.

King James 2000

Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.

Lexham Expanded Bible

contributing to the needs of the saints, pursuing hospitality.

Modern King James verseion

distributing to the needs of the saints, pursuing hospitality.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Distribute unto the necessity of the saints, and diligently to harbour.

Moffatt New Testament

contribute to needy saints, make a practice of hospitality.

Montgomery New Testament

Be liberal to needy saints. Practise hospitality.

NET Bible

Contribute to the needs of the saints, pursue hospitality.

New Heart English Bible

contributing to the needs of the saints; given to hospitality.

Noyes New Testament

Relieve the wants of the holy; be given to hospitality.

Sawyer New Testament

contribute to the necessity of saints, practise hospitality.

The Emphasized Bible

With the needs of the saints, having fellowship, - hospitality, pursuing.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

communicating to the wants of the saints; prompt to hospitality.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Relieving the wants of Christ's People; devoted to hospitality.

Webster

Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.

Weymouth New Testament

Relieve the necessities of God's people; always practise hospitality.

Williams New Testament

always supplying the needs of God's people, ever practicing hospitality.

World English Bible

contributing to the needs of the saints; given to hospitality.

Worrell New Testament

communicating to the necessities of the saints; cultivating hospitality.

Worsley New Testament

communicating to the necessities of the saints, given to hospitality.

Youngs Literal Translation

to the necessities of the saints communicating; the hospitality pursuing.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
κοινωνέω 
Koinoneo 
Usage: 8

to the necessity
χρεία 
Chreia 
Usage: 36

of saints
G40
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

given to
διώκω 
Dioko 
Usage: 28

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Romans 12:13

Context Readings

Living In Love

12 Being glad in hope, quiet in trouble, at all times given to prayer, 13 Giving to the needs of the saints, ready to take people into your houses. 14 Give blessing and not curses to those who are cruel to you.


Cross References

Hebrews 6:10

For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.

2 Corinthians 9:1

But there is no need for me to say anything in my letter about the giving to the saints:

2 Corinthians 9:12

For this work of giving not only takes care of the needs of the saints, but is the cause of much praise to God;

1 Timothy 3:2

The Bishop, then, is to be a man of good name, the husband of one wife, self-controlled, serious-minded, having respect for order, opening his house freely to guests, a ready teacher;

Hebrews 13:16

But go on doing good and giving to others, because God is well-pleased with such offerings.

1 Peter 4:9

Keep open house for all with a glad heart;

Genesis 18:2-8

And lifting up his eyes, he saw three men before him; and seeing them, he went quickly to them from the door of the tent, and went down on his face to the earth;

Genesis 19:1-3

And at nightfall the two angels came to Sodom; and Lot was seated at the way into the town: and when he saw them he got up and came before them, falling down on his face to the earth.

Psalm 41:1

Happy is the man who gives thought to the poor; the Lord will be his saviour in the time of trouble.

Matthew 25:35

For I was in need of food, and you gave it to me: I was in need of drink, and you gave it to me: I was wandering, and you took me in;

Acts 4:35

And put it at the feet of the Apostles for distribution to everyone as he had need.

Acts 9:36-41

Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, that is, Dorcas: this woman was given to good works and acts of mercy at all times.

Acts 10:4

And he, looking on him in fear, said, What is it, Lord? And he said to him, Your prayers and your offerings have come up to God, and he has kept them in mind.

Acts 20:34-35

You yourselves have seen that with these hands I got what was necessary for me and those who were with me.

Romans 12:8

He who has the power of comforting, let him do so; he who gives, let him give freely; he who has the power of ruling, let him do it with a serious mind; he who has mercy on others, let it be with joy.

Romans 15:25-28

But now I go to Jerusalem, taking help for the saints.

1 Corinthians 16:1-2

Now about the giving of money for the saints, as I gave orders to the churches of Galatia, so do you.

1 Corinthians 16:15

Now I make my request to you, my brothers, for you have knowledge that the house of Stephanas is the first-fruits of Achaia, and that they have made themselves the servants of the saints,

2 Corinthians 8:1-4

And now we give you news, brothers, about the grace of God which has been given to the churches of Macedonia;

Galatians 6:10

So then, as we have the chance, let us do good to all men, and specially to those who are of the family of the faith.

1 Timothy 5:10

And if witness is given of her good works; if she has had the care of children, if she has been kind to travellers, washing the feet of the saints, helping those who are in trouble, giving herself to good works.

Titus 1:8

But opening his house freely to guests; a lover of what is good, serious-minded, upright, holy, self-controlled;

Titus 1:8

But opening his house freely to guests; a lover of what is good, serious-minded, upright, holy, self-controlled;

Hebrews 13:2

Take care to keep open house: because in this way some have had angels as their guests, without being conscious of it.

1 John 3:17

But if a man has this world's goods, and sees that his brother is in need, and keeps his heart shut against his brother, how is it possible for the love of God to be in him?

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