Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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, -

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 do this, knowing the season, that it is high time now to awake out of sleep; for salvation is nearer to us now, then when we first believed. 12 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. 13 Let us walk decently, as in the day; not in banqueting and drunken entertainments, not in uncleannesses and wantonness, not in strife and envy.



Cross References

Ephesians 5:11

And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them.

2 Corinthians 6:7

By the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armour of righteousness on the right-hand and the left:

1 Thessalonians 5:5-8

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

1 Thessalonians 5:5-17

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

1 Thessalonians 5:5

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

1 Thessalonians 5:5

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

1 Thessalonians 5:5

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

1 Thessalonians 5:5-32

Ye are all children of the light and children of the day: we are not children of the night, nor of darkness.

John 3:19-21

And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.

Romans 13:14

But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the desires thereof.

Ephesians 4:22

concerning your former conversation, the old man, which is corrupt, according to the deceitful desires:

Ephesians 6:11-18

Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.

Colossians 3:8-17

But now put ye also all these things off, anger, wrath, ill-nature, evil speaking, filthy discourse out of your mouth.

James 1:21

Therefore laying aside all the filthiness and superfluity of wickedness, receive with meekness the ingrafted word, which is able to save your souls.

1 John 2:8-9

Again, I do write a new commandment to you, which is true in him and in you: for the darkness is past away, and the true light now shineth.

Revelation 1:3

Happy is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy, and keep the things which are written therein: for the time is near.

Revelation 22:10

And he saith to me, Seal not the sayings of the prophecy of this book: the time is nigh.

1 Peter 2:1

Wherefore laying aside all wickedness, and all guile, and dissimulation, and envies,

1 John 1:5-7

And this is the message which we have heard of him and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.

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