Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

For he in appearance, is not a Jew; neither circumcision, in appearance in the flesh:

New American Standard Bible

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision that which is outward in the flesh.

King James Version

For he is not a Jew, which is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:

Holman Bible

For a person is not a Jew who is one outwardly, and true circumcision is not something visible in the flesh.

International Standard Version

For a person is not a Jew because of his appearance, nor is circumcision something just external and physical.

A Conservative Version

For he is not a Jew in what is visible, nor is circumcision in what is visible, in flesh,

American Standard Version

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision which is outward in the flesh:

Amplified

For he is not a [real] Jew who is only one outwardly, nor is [true] circumcision something external and physical.

An Understandable Version

For that person is not a Jew who is one [merely] on the outside. And circumcision is not [merely] an outward physical ordinance.

Anderson New Testament

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is that circumcision which is outward in the flesh:

Bible in Basic English

The true Jew is not one who is only so publicly, and circumcision is not that which may be seen in the flesh:

Common New Testament

For he is not a real Jew who is one outwardly, nor is true circumcision something outward and in the flesh.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for it is not the Jew in outward appearance, neither is it the external mark of circumcision:

Darby Translation

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, neither that circumcision which is outward in flesh;

Godbey New Testament

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly; neither is circumcision that which is outwardly in the flesh.

Goodspeed New Testament

For the real Jew is not the man who is one outwardly, and the real circumcision is not something physical and external.

John Wesley New Testament

For he is not a Jew, who is one in outward shew, neither is that circumcision which is apparent in the flesh.

King James 2000

For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:

Lexham Expanded Bible

For the Jew is not {one outwardly}, nor [is] circumcision {outwardly}, in the flesh.

Modern King James verseion

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision that outwardly in flesh;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he is not a Jew, which is a Jew outward. Neither is that thing circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:

Moffatt New Testament

He is no Jew who is merely a Jew outwardly, nor is circumcision something outward in the flesh;

Montgomery New Testament

For the real Jew is not the man who is one outwardly, and the real circumcision is not outward in the flesh;

NET Bible

For a person is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision something that is outward in the flesh,

New Heart English Bible

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, neither is that circumcision which is outward in the flesh;

Noyes New Testament

For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly, nor is that circumcision, which is outward, in the flesh;

Sawyer New Testament

For not that which is external is the Jew, nor is that which is external in the flesh circumcision.

The Emphasized Bible

For, not he who is one in appearance, is a Jew, nor is, that which is such in appearance in flesh, circumcision;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For not he who is outwardly such, is the Jew; neither is that which is outward in the flesh, circumcision.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For a man who is only a Jew outwardly is not a real Jew; nor is outward bodily circumcision real circumcision. The real Jew is the man who is a Jew in soul;

Webster

For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:

Weymouth New Testament

For the true Jew is not the man who is simply a Jew outwardly, and true circumcision is not that which is outward and bodily.

Williams New Testament

For the real Jew is not the man who is a Jew on the outside, and real circumcision is not outward physical circumcision.

World English Bible

For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, neither is that circumcision which is outward in the flesh;

Worrell New Testament

For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly; nor is that circumcision, which is outward in flesh;

Worsley New Testament

nor is that circumcision, which is only in appearance, in the flesh;

Youngs Literal Translation

For he is not a Jew who is so outwardly, neither is circumcision that which is outward in flesh;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

he

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

a Jew
Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Usage: 190

which is one

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

φανερός 
Phaneros 
Usage: 15

οὐδέ 
Oude 
neither, nor, not, no not, not so much as, then not, not tr,
Usage: 83

περιτομή 
Peritome 
Usage: 34

φανερός 
Phaneros 
Usage: 15

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

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Circumcision Of The Heart

27 And shall not uncircumcision by nature, completing the law, judge thee, which by letter and circumcision a transgressor of the law? 28 For he in appearance, is not a Jew; neither circumcision, in appearance in the flesh: 29 But he in concealment, a Jew; and circumcision of the heart, in spirit, not in letter; whose approbation not of man, but of God.



Cross References

Galatians 6:15

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any power, nor uncircumcision but a new creation.

Matthew 3:9

And think not to say in yourselves we have Abraham a father; for I say to you that God can of these stones raise up children to Abraham.

Romans 9:6-8

And not as that the word of God has fallen through. For not they all of Israel, they which of Israel:

Revelation 2:9

I know thy works, and pressure, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and the blasphemy of them saying themselves to be Jews, and are not, but the synagogue of the adversary.

Psalm 73:1

Chanting to Asaph. Surely God is good to Israel, to the clean of heart

Isaiah 1:9-15

Unless Jehovah of armies left to us an escaping so small, we were as Sodom and we were made like to Gomorrah.

Isaiah 48:1-2

Hear this, ye house of Jacob, being called by the name of Israel, and from the water of Judah they came forth swearing by the name of Jehovah, and by the God of Israel they shall bring to remembrance, not in truth and not in justice.

Jeremiah 9:26

Over Egypt and over Judah and over Edom, and over the sons of Ammon, and over Moab, and over all cut off of the extremity dwelling in the desert: for all the nations being uncircumcised, and all the house of Israel uncircumcised of heart

Hosea 1:6-9

And she will yet conceive and bring forth a daughter. And he will say to him, Call her name, Not being compassionated: for I will no more add to compassionate the house of Israel; for taking away, I will take them away.

John 1:47

Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and he says of him, Behold truly an Israelite, in whom is no deceit!

John 8:37-39

I know that ye are Abraham's seed; but ye seek to kill me, for my word has no place in you.

Romans 2:17

Behold, thou art named a Jew, and restest upon the law, and boastest thyself in God,

Romans 4:10-12

How then was it reckoned? to him being in circumcision, or in uncircumcision? Not in circumcision, but in uncircumcision.

1 Peter 3:21

By which also the figure, immersion, now saves us (not by laying aside of the filth of the flesh, but the question of a good. consciousness toward God,) by the rising up of Jesus Christ:

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