Parallel Verses

Noyes New Testament

or he that exhorteth, to exhortation; he that giveth, let him do it with liberality; he that presideth over others, with diligence; he that doeth deeds of mercy, with cheerfulness.

New American Standard Bible

or he who exhorts, in his exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

King James Version

Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.

Holman Bible

if exhorting, in exhortation;
giving, with generosity;
leading, with diligence;
showing mercy, with cheerfulness.

International Standard Version

If it is encouraging, devote yourself to encouraging others. If it is sharing, share generously. If it is leading, lead enthusiastically. If it is helping, help cheerfully.

A Conservative Version

or he who exhorts, in the exhortation; he who gives, in simplicity; he who leads, in diligence; he who does mercy, in cheerfulness.

American Standard Version

or he that exhorteth, to his exhorting: he that giveth, let him do it with liberality; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness.

Amplified

He who exhorts (encourages), to his exhortation; he who contributes, let him do it in simplicity and liberality; he who gives aid and superintends, with zeal and singleness of mind; he who does acts of mercy, with genuine cheerfulness and joyful eagerness.

An Understandable Version

Or, if our gift is encouraging others, we should devote ourselves to encouraging. Or, if our gift is sharing with others, we should do so generously. Or, if our gift is leading others, we should do so diligently. Or, if our gift is showing caring concern for others, we should do it cheerfully.

Anderson New Testament

or, if any exhorts, let him attend to exhortation; if any one gives, let him do it with sincerity; he that rules, with diligence: he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Bible in Basic English

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.

Common New Testament

he who exhorts, in exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.

Daniel Mace New Testament

on exhortation: he that giveth, let him be disinterested; he that presideth, let him be diligent; he that sheweth mercy, let him do it with cheerfulness.

Darby Translation

or he that exhorts, in exhortation; he that gives, in simplicity; he that leads, with diligence; he that shews mercy, with cheerfulness.

Godbey New Testament

or he that exhorteth, in exhortation; or he that giveth, with a single eye; he that presideth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness.

Goodspeed New Testament

the speaker, in his exhortation, the giver of charity, with generosity, the office-holder, with devotion, the one who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.

John Wesley New Testament

He that imparteth, let him do it with simplicity; he that presideth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with chearfulness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

he that exhorts, in exhortation; he that gives, let him do it in simplicity; he that presides, in earnest care; he that shows mercy, in cheerfulness.

Julia Smith Translation

Whether he beseeching, in supplication: he imparting, in simplicity; he placed before, in earnestness; he compassionating, in cheerfulness.

King James 2000

Or he that exhorts, on exhortation: he that gives, let him do it in simplicity; he that rules, with diligence; he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

if [it is] one who exhorts, by exhortation; one who gives, with sincerity; one who leads, with diligence; one who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Modern King James verseion

or he who exhorts, in the encouragement; or he who shares, in simplicity; or he who takes the lead, in diligence; or he who shows mercy, in cheerfulness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let him that teacheth take heed to his doctrine; Let him that exhorteth give attendance to his exhortation; If any man give, let him do it with singleness; Let him that ruleth do it with diligence; If any man show mercy let him do it with cheerfulness.

Moffatt New Testament

the speaker his words of counsel; the contributor must be liberal, the superintendent must be in earnest, the sick visitor must be cheerful.

Montgomery New Testament

Let the teacher give himself to his teaching; and he who exhorts others to his exhortation. He who gives, let him do it in singleness of mind. He who rules, let him rule with diligence; and he who shows mercy must be cheerful.

NET Bible

if it is exhortation, he must exhort; if it is contributing, he must do so with sincerity; if it is leadership, he must do so with diligence; if it is showing mercy, he must do so with cheerfulness.

New Heart English Bible

or he who exhorts, to his exhorting: he who gives, let him do it with liberality; he who rules, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Sawyer New Testament

if one exhorts in the exhortation, he that gives, with simplicity, he that rules, with diligence, he that exercises mercy, with cheerfulness.

The Emphasized Bible

Or he that exhorteth, in his exhorting, he that imparteth, let it be with liberality, he that taketh a lead, with diligence, he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

or he that exhorteth, in exhortation; he that distributes, let him do it with simplicity; he that presideth, with diligence; he that is employed in acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The speaker to his exhortation. Let the man who gives in charity do so with a generous heart; let him who is in authority exercise due diligence; let him who shows kindness do so in a cheerful spirit.

Webster

Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness.

Weymouth New Testament

The teacher must do the same in his teaching; and he who exhorts others, in his exhortation. He who gives should be liberal; he who is in authority should be energetic and alert; and he who succours the afflicted should do it cheerfully.

Williams New Testament

or of one who encourages others, in the field of encouragement; or one who gives his money, with liberality; or one who leads others, with earnestness; or one who does deeds of charity, with cheerfulness.

World English Bible

or he who exhorts, to his exhorting: he who gives, let him do it with liberality; he who rules, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Worrell New Testament

or he that exhorts, in his exhortation; he that imparts, let him do it with liberality; he that presides, with diligence; he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Worsley New Testament

he that distributeth, let him do it with integrity: he that presideth, with diligence: he that sheweth mercy, with chearfulness.

Youngs Literal Translation

or he who is exhorting -- 'In the exhortation!' he who is sharing -- 'In simplicity!' he who is leading -- 'In diligence?' he who is doing kindness -- 'In cheerfulness.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Or
εἴτε 
Eite 
or, whether, or whether, if
Usage: 64

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

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

παράκλησις 
Paraklesis 
Usage: 28

μεταδίδωμι 
metadidomi 
Usage: 5

let him do it with
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

ἁπλότης 
Haplotes 
Usage: 8

προΐ́στημι 
Proistemi 
Usage: 8

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

σπουδή 
Spoude 
Usage: 12

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Romans 12:8

Context Readings

A Variety Of Gifts In The Body Of Christ

7 or if service, let us attend to the service; he that teacheth, let him attend to teaching; 8 or he that exhorteth, to exhortation; he that giveth, let him do it with liberality; he that presideth over others, with diligence; he that doeth deeds of mercy, with cheerfulness. 9 Let your love be unfeigned. Abhor that which is evil, cleave to that which is good.


Cross References

2 Corinthians 9:7

Each one, as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity; for God loveth a cheerful giver.

1 Corinthians 12:28

God appointed some in the church to be, in the first place, apostles, in the second place, prophets, in the third place, teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, those of helping and of governing, divers kinds of tongues. Are all apostles?

1 Timothy 5:17

Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honor; especially they who labor in the word and in teaching.

Acts 13:15

And after the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent to them, saying, Brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, speak.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-11

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-15

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-20

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-8

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-2

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32-11

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Acts 15:32

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, exhorted the brethren with many words and confirmed them.

Matthew 6:2-4

Therefore when thou doest alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Truly do I say to you, They have received their reward.

Matthew 25:40

And the king will answer and say to them, Truly do I say to you, Inasmuch as ye did it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye did it to me.

Luke 21:1-4

And he looked up and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the treasury.

Acts 2:44-46

And all that believed were together, and had all things common;

Acts 4:33-35

And with great power did the apostles give their testimony to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus; and great grace was upon them all.

Acts 11:28-30

And one of them named Agabus stood up, and signified by the Spirit, that there was about to be a great famine over the whole world; which came to pass in the days of Claudius.

Acts 13:12

Then the proconsul, when he saw what had taken place, believed, being astonished at the doctrine of the Lord.

Acts 20:2

And when he had gone through those regions, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece.

Acts 20:28

Take heed therefore to yourselves, and to all the flock over which the Holy Spirit made you overseers, to feed the church of the Lord, which he purchased with his own blood.

Romans 12:13

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

Romans 13:6

For the same reason pay tribute also; for they are ministers of God, attending continually to this very business.

1 Corinthians 14:3

but he that prophesieth speaketh to men edification, and exhortation, and comfort.

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our glorying is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and the sincerity which is of God, not in fleshly wisdom, but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.

2 Corinthians 8:1-9

Moreover, brethren, we make known to you the grace of God which hath been bestowed in the churches of Macedonia;

2 Corinthians 8:12

For if there be first the willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man hath, not according to what he hath not.

2 Corinthians 9:11

while ye are enriched in everything to all liberality, which worketh out through us thanksgiving to God;

2 Corinthians 9:13

while by the proof afforded by this ministration they glorify God for your obedience to your profession in regard to the gospel of Christ, and for the liberality of your contribution in regard to them and in regard to all;

2 Corinthians 11:3

but I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve by his subtlety, so your minds should be corrupted from singleheartedness toward Christ.

Ephesians 6:5

Bondservants, obey your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in singleness of your heart, as serving Christ;

Colossians 3:22

Bondservants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh, not with eyeservice, as menpleasers, but in singleness of heart, fearing the Lord.

1 Thessalonians 2:3

For our teaching is not from error, nor from impurity, nor in guile;

1 Thessalonians 2:8

so having a strong affection for you, we were willing to impart to you, not only the gospel of God, but also our own souls, because ye became dear to us.

1 Thessalonians 5:12-14

And we beseech you, brethren, to know those who labor among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and admonish you,

1 Timothy 3:4-5

presiding well over his own house, having his children in subjection with all propriety;

1 Timothy 4:13

Till I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Hebrews 10:25

not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the custom of some is, but exhorting one another; and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.

Hebrews 13:7

Remember your leaders, who spoke to you the word of God; and considering well the end of their manner of life, imitate their faith.

Hebrews 13:17

Obey your leaders, and submit yourselves to them; for they keep watch in behalf of your souls, as those who must give an account; that they may do this with joy, and not with grief; for this is not for your advantage.

Hebrews 13:22

But I beseech you, brethren, bear with the word of my exhortation; for I have written to you in few words.

Hebrews 13:24

Salute all your leaders, and all the saints. Those from Italy salute you.

1 Peter 4:9-11

Be hospitable to one another without grudging.

1 Peter 5:2-3

tend the flock of God which is among you, overseeing it, not by constraint, but willingly; not for base gain, but with ready mind;

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