Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

The night, is far spent and, the day, hath drawn near; let us, then, cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light, -

New American Standard Bible

The night is almost gone, and the day is near. Therefore let us lay aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.

King James Version

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

Holman Bible

The night is nearly over, and the daylight is near, so let us discard the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.

International Standard Version

The night is almost over, and the day is near. Let's therefore put aside the actions of darkness and put on the armor of light.

A Conservative Version

The night has advanced and the day has approached. Let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the weapons of light.

American Standard Version

The night is far spent, and the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Amplified

The night [this present evil age] is almost gone and the day [of Christ’s return] is almost here. So let us fling away the works of darkness and put on the [full] armor of light.

An Understandable Version

The night is almost over and the day is near. So, we should stop doing the deeds of darkness [i.e., sinful things] and we should arm ourselves with the weapons of light [i.e., virtues for right living].

Anderson New Testament

the night is far advanced, the day draws near. Let us, therefore, put off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Bible in Basic English

The night is far gone, and the day is near: so let us put off the works of the dark, arming ourselves with light,

Common New Testament

The night is far gone, the day is at hand. Let us then cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore throw off the habits of darkness, and be invested with the ornaments of light.

Darby Translation

The night is far spent, and the day is near; let us cast away therefore the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

Godbey New Testament

For the night is far spent, and the day is at hand. Therefore let us lay aside the works of the darkness, and let us put on the arms of the light.

Goodspeed New Testament

The night is nearly over; the day is at hand. So let us throw aside the deeds of darkness, and put on the armor of light.

John Wesley New Testament

The night is far spent; the day is at hand, let us therefore put off the works of darkness, and put on the armour of light.

Julia Smith Translation

The night has advanced, and the day has drawn near: therefore let us lay down the works of darkness, and put on the weapons of light.

King James 2000

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The night is far gone, and the day has drawn near. Therefore let us throw off the deeds of darkness and put on the weapons of light.

Modern King James verseion

The night is far spent, the day is at hand; therefore let us cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The night is past and the day is come nigh. Let us therefore cast away the deeds of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

Moffatt New Testament

It is far on in the night, the day is almost here; so let us drop the deeds of darkness and put on the armour of the light;

Montgomery New Testament

The night is far spent; The day is at hand. Let is therefore take off the deeds of darkness, Let us put on the armor of light.

NET Bible

The night has advanced toward dawn; the day is near. So then we must lay aside the works of darkness, and put on the weapons of light.

New Heart English Bible

The night is far gone, and the day is near. Let us therefore throw off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Noyes New Testament

The night is far spent, the day is at hand; let us then throw off the works of darkness, and put on the armor of light.

Sawyer New Testament

The night is far advanced, and the day is at hand; let us lay aside therefore the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The night is far advanced, the day approaches: let us therefore put off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The night is almost gone; the day is near. Therefore let us have done with the deeds of Darkness, and arm ourselves with the weapons of Light.

Webster

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Weymouth New Testament

The night is far advanced, and day is about to dawn. We must therefore lay aside the deeds of darkness, and clothe ourselves with the armour of Light.

Williams New Testament

The night has almost passed; the day is at hand. So let us put aside the deeds of darkness, and put on the weapons of light.

World English Bible

The night is far gone, and the day is near. Let's therefore throw off the works of darkness, and let's put on the armor of light.

Worrell New Testament

The night was far spent, and the day has drawn near; let us, therefore, put off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.

Worsley New Testament

The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

Youngs Literal Translation

the night did advance, and the day came nigh; let us lay aside, therefore, the works of the darkness, and let us put on the armour of the light;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
νύξ 
Nux 
Usage: 52

is far spent
προκόπτω 
Prokopto 
Usage: 5

the day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

is at hand
ἐγγίζω 
Eggizo 
Usage: 28

let us
ἀποτίθημι 
Apotithemi 
Usage: 8

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ἀποτίθημι 
Apotithemi 
Usage: 8

the works
ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

σκότος 
Skotos 
Usage: 23

and

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

let us put on
ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
put on, clothed with, clothed in, have on, clothe with, be endued, arrayed in, be clothed, vr put on
Usage: 23

the armour
ὅπλον 
Hoplon 
Usage: 6

References

Images Romans 13:12

Prayers for Romans 13:12

Context Readings

Love Fulfills The Law

11 And, this besides, - knowing the season - that it is an hour already for you out of sleep to be wakened; for, now, is our salvation nearer than when we believed: 12 The night, is far spent and, the day, hath drawn near; let us, then, cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light, - 13 As in daytime, becomingly let us walk: not in revellings and in drunken bouts, not in chamberings and in wanton deeds, not in strife and envy; -



Cross References

Ephesians 5:11

And be not joining in fellowship in the unfruitful works of darkness, but, rather, be even administering reproof;

2 Corinthians 6:7

in love unfeigned, in discourse of truth, in power of God; through the weapons of righteousness on the right hand and left,

1 Thessalonians 5:5-8

For, all ye, are, sons of light, and sons of day, - we are not of night, nor of darkness:

Job 24:14-17

With the light, riseth the murderer, He slayeth the poor and needy, And, in the night, he becometh like a thief.

Song of Songs 2:17

Until the day, breathe, and the shadows, be lengthened, Again, liken thyself, my beloved, to a gazelle, or to a young stag, upon the cleft mountains. ****

Isaiah 2:20

In that day shall the son of earth cast his idols of silver, and his idols of gold, - which had been made for him to worship, into the hole of the mice, and to the bats;

Isaiah 30:22

Then will ye defile - The overlaying of thy graven images of silver, And the coating of thy molten image, of gold, - Thou wilt cash them away, as a woman the token of her sickness, Begone! shalt thou say thereto,

Ezekiel 18:31-32

Cast off from you all your transgressions which ye have committed against me, And make you a new heart; And a new spirit,- For why should ye die, O house of Israel?

John 3:19-21

And, this, is the judgment: That, the light, hath come into the world, - and men loved, rather the darkness than the light, for, wicked, were their, works.

Romans 13:14

But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and, for the flesh, take not forethought to fulfil its covetings.

Ephesians 4:22

That ye were to strip off - as regardeth the former behaviour - the old man, who corrupteth himself according to his deceitful covetings,

Ephesians 6:11-18

Put on the complete armour of God, with a view to your having power to stand against the strategies of the adversary;

Colossians 3:8-17

But, now, do, ye also, put them all away, - anger, wrath, baseness, defamation, shameful talk out of your mouth:

James 1:21

Wherefore, putting away all filthiness and overflow of baseness, in meekness, welcome ye the word fitted for inward growth, which is able to save your souls:

1 John 2:8-9

Again, a new commandment, am I writing unto you, - which thing is true, in him and in you, because, the darkness, is passing away, and, the real light, already is shining.

Revelation 1:3

Happy! he that readeth, and they who hear, the words of the prophecy, and keep the things, therein, written; for, the season, is, near.

Revelation 22:10

And he saith unto me - Do not seal up the words of the prophecy of this scroll, for, the season, is, near:

1 Peter 2:1

Putting away, therefore, all vice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envyings and all detractions,

1 John 1:5-7

And this is the message which we have heard from him, and are reporting unto you, - that, God, is, light, and in him is, no darkness at all.

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