Parallel Verses

King James 2000

There is none that understands, there is none that seeks after God.

New American Standard Bible

There is none who understands,
There is none who seeks for God;

King James Version

There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God.

Holman Bible

There is no one who understands;
there is no one who seeks God.

International Standard Version

No one understands. No one searches for God.

A Conservative Version

There is no man who understands. There is no man who seeks God.

American Standard Version

There is none that understandeth, There is none that seeketh after God;

Amplified


There is none who understands,
There is none who seeks for God.

An Understandable Version

No one understands [everything]. No one looks to God [all the time].

Anderson New Testament

there is none that understands; there is none that seeks after God;

Bible in Basic English

Not one who has the knowledge of what is right, not one who is a searcher after God;

Common New Testament

there is no one who understands, no one who seeks for God.

Daniel Mace New Testament

there is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God.

Darby Translation

there is not the man that understands, there is not one that seeks after God.

Godbey New Testament

there is no one who understands, there is no one who seeks out God;

Goodspeed New Testament

No one understands, no one searches for God.

John Wesley New Testament

There is none that understandeth; there is none that seeketh after God.

Julia Smith Translation

There is none understanding, there is none seeking God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[there] is no one who understands; [there] is no one who seeks God.

Modern King James verseion

there is none that understands, there is none that seeks after God."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God,

Moffatt New Testament

no one understands, no one seeks for God.

Montgomery New Testament

There is none that understands, none that seeks for God!

NET Bible

there is no one who understands, there is no one who seeks God.

New Heart English Bible

There is no one who understands. There is no one who seeks after God.

Noyes New Testament

there is none that hath understanding, there is none that diligently seeketh God;

Sawyer New Testament

there is none that understands, there is none that seeks God;

The Emphasized Bible

There is none that discerneth, There is none that seeketh out God:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

there is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Not one who understands, not one who is searching for God!

Webster

There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh God.

Weymouth New Testament

There is not one who is really wise, nor one who is a diligent seeker after God.

Williams New Testament

No one understands, no one is searching for God;

World English Bible

There is no one who understands. There is no one who seeks after God.

Worrell New Testament

there is none that understands; there is none that seeks after God;

Worsley New Testament

there is none that understandeth; there is none that seeketh after God.

Youngs Literal Translation

There is none who is understanding, there is none who is seeking after God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

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

συνίημι 
suniemi 
Usage: 14

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

ἐκζητέω 
Ekzeteo 
Usage: 5

Context Readings

Crowds By The Sea

10 As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one: 11 There is none that understands, there is none that seeks after God. 12 They are all gone out of the way, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that does good, no, not one.



Cross References

Psalm 14:2-4

The LORD looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, and seek God.

Psalm 53:2

God looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, that did seek God.

Psalm 94:8

Understand, you senseless among the people: and you fools, when will you be wise?

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 1:22

How long, you simple ones, will you love simplicity? and the scoffers delight in their scoffing, and fools hate knowledge?

Proverbs 1:29-30

Because they hated knowledge, and did not choose the fear of the LORD:

Isaiah 9:13

For the people turn not unto him that strikes them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts.

Isaiah 27:11

When its boughs are withered, they shall be broken off: the women come, and set them on fire: for it is a people of no understanding: therefore he that made them will not have mercy on them, and he that formed them will show them no favor.

Isaiah 31:1

Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help; and rely on horses, and trust in chariots, because they are many; and in horsemen, because they are very strong; but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek the LORD!

Isaiah 55:6

Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you upon him while he is near:

Isaiah 65:1

I am sought of them that asked not for me; I am found of them that sought me not: I said, Behold me, behold me, unto a nation that was not called by my name.

Jeremiah 4:22

For my people are foolish, they have not known me; they are stupid children, and they have no understanding: they are wise to do evil, but how to do good they have no knowledge.

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because you have rejected knowledge, I will also reject you, that you shall be no priest to me: because you have forgotten the law of your God, I will also forget your children.

Hosea 7:10

And the pride of Israel testifies to his face: and they do not return to the LORD their God, nor seek him for all this.

Matthew 13:13-14

Therefore speak I to them in parables: because seeing they see not; and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.

Matthew 13:19

When any one hears the word of the kingdom, and understands it not, then comes the wicked one, and catches away that which was sown in his heart. This is he who received seed by the way side.

Romans 1:22

Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,

Romans 1:28

And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not proper;

Romans 8:7

Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.

Titus 3:3

For we ourselves also were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

1 John 5:20

And we know that the Son of God is come, and has given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

Job 21:15-16

What is the Almighty, that we should serve him? and what profit should we have, if we pray unto him?

Psalm 53:4

Have the workers of iniquity no knowledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread: they have not called upon God.

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