Parallel Verses

NET Bible

eternal life to those who by perseverance in good works seek glory and honor and immortality,

New American Standard Bible

to those who by perseverance in doing good seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life;

King James Version

To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:

Holman Bible

eternal life to those who by persistence in doing good seek glory, honor, and immortality;

International Standard Version

eternal life to those who strive for glory, honor, and immortality by patiently doing good;

A Conservative Version

to those who indeed seek by perseverance of good work, glory and esteem and immortality--eternal life--

American Standard Version

to them that by patience in well-doing seek for glory and honor and incorruption, eternal life:

Amplified

To those who by patient persistence in well-doing [ springing from piety] seek [unseen but sure] glory and honor and [ the eternal blessedness of] immortality, He will give eternal life.

An Understandable Version

To the ones who continue doing what is good and who look for glory, honor and immortal life [God will give] never ending life.

Anderson New Testament

to those who, by patient continuance in good works, seek for glory and honor and incorruptibility, eternal life:

Bible in Basic English

To those who go on with good works in the hope of glory and honour and salvation from death, he will give eternal life:

Common New Testament

to those who by patience in doing good seek for glory, honor, and immortality, he will give eternal life;

Daniel Mace New Testament

who by patient continuance in well doing, seek for glory, honour, and immortality;

Darby Translation

to them who, in patient continuance of good works, seek for glory and honour and incorruptibility, life eternal.

Godbey New Testament

to those indeed who with patience of good work are seeking glory and honor and immortality, eternal life:

Goodspeed New Testament

Those who by persistently doing right strive for glory, honor, and immortality will have eternal life,

John Wesley New Testament

and honour, and immortality, eternal life.

Julia Smith Translation

To them truly by perseverance of the good work they seek glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:

King James 2000

To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life:

Lexham Expanded Bible

to those who, by perseverance in good work, seek glory and honor and immortality, eternal life,

Modern King James verseion

indeed to those who with patience in good work are seeking for glory, and honor, and incorruptibility, everlasting life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that is to say: praise, honour, and immortality, to them which continue in good doing, and seek eternal life.

Moffatt New Testament

eternal life to those who by patiently doing good aim at glory, honour, and immortality,

Montgomery New Testament

eternal life to those who by patience in well-doing strive for glory and honor and immortality;

New Heart English Bible

to those who by patience in well-doing seek for glory and honor and immortality -- eternal life.

Noyes New Testament

everlasting life to those who by patient continuance in welldoing seek for glory, and honor, and incorruption;

Sawyer New Testament

to those who by patience in good works seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life;

The Emphasized Bible

Unto them, on the one hand, who, by way of endurance in good work, are seeking, glory, honour and incorruption, life age-abiding,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

to those who, in the patient practice of good works, seek glory and honour and immortality??ternal life.

Twentieth Century New Testament

To those who, by perseverance in doing good, aim at glory, honor, and all that is imperishable, he will give Immortal Life;

Webster

To them who by patient continuance in well-doing, seek for glory, and honor, and immortality; eternal life:

Weymouth New Testament

to those on the one hand who, by lives of persistent right-doing, are striving for glory, honour and immortality, the Life of the Ages;

Williams New Testament

eternal life to those who patiently continue doing good and striving for glory, honor, and immortality,

World English Bible

to those who by patience in well-doing seek for glory, honor, and incorruptibility, eternal life;

Worrell New Testament

to those who, by patience in well-doing, are seeking for glory and honor and incorruption, eternal life;

Worsley New Testament

to them, who by perseverance in well-doing seek for glory, and honor, and immortality, eternal life:

Youngs Literal Translation

to those, indeed, who in continuance of a good work, do seek glory, and honour, and incorruptibility -- life age-during;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To them

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

who by
κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

ὑπομονή 
Hupomone 
Usage: 26

in well
G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

and



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

τιμή 
Time 
Usage: 43

ἀφθαρσία 
Aphtharsia 
Usage: 8

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

Context Readings

The Righteous And Impartial Judgment Of God

6 He will reward each one according to his works: 7 eternal life to those who by perseverance in good works seek glory and honor and immortality, 8 but wrath and anger to those who live in selfish ambition and do not obey the truth but follow unrighteousness.


Cross References

Luke 8:15

But as for the seed that landed on good soil, these are the ones who, after hearing the word, cling to it with an honest and good heart, and bear fruit with steadfast endurance.

2 Timothy 1:10

but now made visible through the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus. He has broken the power of death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel!

Romans 6:23

For the payoff of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

1 Corinthians 15:53-54

For this perishable body must put on the imperishable, and this mortal body must put on immortality.

Job 17:9

But the righteous man holds to his way, and the one with clean hands grows stronger.

Psalm 27:14

Rely on the Lord! Be strong and confident! Rely on the Lord!

Psalm 37:3

Trust in the Lord and do what is right! Settle in the land and maintain your integrity!

Psalm 37:34

Rely on the Lord! Obey his commands! Then he will permit you to possess the land; you will see the demise of evil men.

Lamentations 3:25-26

(Tet) The Lord is good to those who trust in him, to the one who seeks him.

Matthew 24:12-13

and because lawlessness will increase so much, the love of many will grow cold.

John 5:44

How can you believe, if you accept praise from one another and don't seek the praise that comes from the only God?

John 6:66-69

After this many of his disciples quit following him and did not accompany him any longer.

Romans 2:10

but glory and honor and peace for everyone who does good, for the Jew first and also the Greek.

Romans 8:18

For I consider that our present sufferings cannot even be compared to the glory that will be revealed to us.

Romans 8:24-25

For in hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope, because who hopes for what he sees?

Romans 9:23

And what if he is willing to make known the wealth of his glory on the objects of mercy that he has prepared beforehand for glory --

1 Corinthians 15:58

So then, dear brothers and sisters, be firm. Do not be moved! Always be outstanding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.

2 Corinthians 4:16-18

Therefore we do not despair, but even if our physical body is wearing away, our inner person is being renewed day by day.

Galatians 6:9

So we must not grow weary in doing good, for in due time we will reap, if we do not give up.

Colossians 1:27

God wanted to make known to them the glorious riches of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.

2 Timothy 4:7-8

I have competed well; I have finished the race; I have kept the faith!

Hebrews 6:12

so that you may not be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and perseverance inherit the promises.

Hebrews 6:15

And so by persevering, Abraham inherited the promise.

Hebrews 10:35-36

So do not throw away your confidence, because it has great reward.

James 5:7-8

So be patient, brothers and sisters, until the Lord's return. Think of how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the ground and is patient for it until it receives the early and late rains.

1 Peter 1:7-8

Such trials show the proven character of your faith, which is much more valuable than gold -- gold that is tested by fire, even though it is passing away -- and will bring praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.

1 Peter 4:13-14

But rejoice in the degree that you have shared in the sufferings of Christ, so that when his glory is revealed you may also rejoice and be glad.

1 John 2:25

Now this is the promise that he himself made to us: eternal life.

Revelation 2:10-11

Do not be afraid of the things you are about to suffer. The devil is about to have some of you thrown into prison so you may be tested, and you will experience suffering for ten days. Remain faithful even to the point of death, and I will give you the crown that is life itself.

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