Parallel Verses

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Let love be undissembled. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

New American Standard Bible

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.

King James Version

Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

Holman Bible

Love must be without hypocrisy. Detest evil; cling to what is good.

International Standard Version

Your love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.

A Conservative Version

Love without hypocrisy, abhorring what is evil, clinging to what is good,

American Standard Version

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

Amplified

Love is to be sincere and active [the real thing—without guile and hypocrisy]. Hate what is evil [detest all ungodliness, do not tolerate wickedness]; hold on tightly to what is good.

An Understandable Version

Let [your] love be sincere. Hate whatever is evil. Cling to whatever is good.

Anderson New Testament

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good;

Bible in Basic English

Let love be without deceit. Be haters of what is evil; keep your minds fixed on what is good.

Common New Testament

Let love be genuine. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Let love be without dissimulation. abhor that which is evil, adhere to that which is good.

Darby Translation

Let love be unfeigned; abhorring evil; cleaving to good:

Godbey New Testament

Let love be free from hypocrisy. Abhorring the evil, cleaving to the good:

Goodspeed New Testament

Your love must be genuine. You must hate what is wrong, and hold to what is right.

John Wesley New Testament

Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil, cleave to that which is good.

Julia Smith Translation

Love unfeigned. Hating evil; fastened to good.

King James 2000

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what [is] evil; be attached to what [is] good,

Modern King James verseion

Let love be without hypocrisy, shrinking from evil, cleaving to good;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let love be without dissimulation. Hate that which is evil, and cleave unto that which is good.

Moffatt New Testament

Let your love be a real thing, with a loathing for evil and a bent for what is good.

Montgomery New Testament

Let love be without insincerity. Abhor what is evil; wed yourselves to what is good.

NET Bible

Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil, cling to what is good.

New Heart English Bible

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil. Cling to that which is good.

Noyes New Testament

Let your love be unfeigned. Abhor that which is evil, cleave to that which is good.

Sawyer New Testament

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor evil, adhere to that which is good,

The Emphasized Bible

Your love, be without hypocrisy, - loathing that which is wicked, cleaving to that which is good;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Let your love be sincere. Hate the wrong; cling to the right.

Webster

Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

Weymouth New Testament

Let your love be perfectly sincere. Regard with horror what is evil; cling to what is right.

Williams New Testament

Your love must be true. You must always turn in horror from what is wrong, but keep on holding to what is right.

World English Bible

Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil. Cling to that which is good.

Worrell New Testament

Let love be without hypocrisy; abhorring that which is evil; cleaving to that which is good;

Worsley New Testament

Let love be unfeigned. Abhor that which is evil, cleave to that which is good;

Youngs Literal Translation

The love unfeigned: abhorring the evil; cleaving to the good;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

ἀνυπόκριτος 
Anupokritos 
Usage: 6

ἀποστυγέω 
Apostugeo 
Usage: 1

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

κολλάω 
Kollao 
Usage: 8

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 12:9

Devotionals containing Romans 12:9

Images Romans 12:9

Prayers for Romans 12:9

Context Readings

Living In Love

8 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. 9 Let love be undissembled. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good. 10 In brotherly affection be tenderly attached to each other; in honour preferring one another:


Cross References

1 Timothy 1:5

For the end of the commandment is love out of a clean heart, and good conscience, and faith unfeigned:

1 Timothy 1:5

For the end of the commandment is love out of a clean heart, and good conscience, and faith unfeigned:

1 Timothy 1:5

For the end of the commandment is love out of a clean heart, and good conscience, and faith unfeigned:

1 Peter 1:22

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth through the Spirit unto fraternal affection undissembled, love each other intensely out of a pure heart:

1 Peter 1:22

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth through the Spirit unto fraternal affection undissembled, love each other intensely out of a pure heart:

1 Peter 1:22

Having purified your souls by obedience to the truth through the Spirit unto fraternal affection undissembled, love each other intensely out of a pure heart:

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6-10

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

2 Corinthians 6:6

in purity, in knowledge, in long-suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

Matthew 26:49

And immediately approaching to Jesus, he said, Hail, master; and kissed him.

John 12:6

Now he said this, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and kept the purse, and carried the money put therein.

Acts 11:23

Who, when he arrived there, and beheld the grace of God, rejoiced, and exhorted them all, with full purpose of heart to adhere to the Lord.

2 Corinthians 8:8

I speak not by commandment, but because of the forwardness of others, and to prove the genuineness of your love.

1 Thessalonians 2:3

And our exhortation originated not from delusion, or impurity, or from guile;

1 Thessalonians 5:15

See that no man return evil for evil to any man; but always pursue that which is good, both towards one another, and towards all men.

1 Thessalonians 5:21

Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.

Hebrews 1:9

Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of exultation above those who partake with thee."

Hebrews 12:14

Earnestly seek peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:

James 2:15-16

Now if a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,

1 Peter 3:10-11

"For he that would love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking guile.

1 Peter 4:8

But above all things have fervent love towards each other: for love will conceal a multitude of faults.

1 John 3:18-20

My dear children, let us not love in word and in tongue, but in deed and in truth;

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