Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

But now, apart from the law, God’s righteousness has been revealed—attested by the Law and the Prophets

New American Standard Bible

But now apart from the Law the righteousness of God has been manifested, being witnessed by the Law and the Prophets,

King James Version

But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

International Standard Version

But now, apart from the Law, God's righteousness is revealed and is attested by the Law and the Prophets

A Conservative Version

But now a righteousness of God has been manifested independent of law, being witnessed by the law and the prophets.

American Standard Version

But now apart from the law a righteousness of God hath been manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

Amplified

But now the righteousness of God has been revealed independently and altogether apart from the Law, although actually it is attested by the Law and the Prophets,

An Understandable Version

But now [i.e., under the Gospel age], a way of being considered right with God apart from [any] law has been made known. [The writings of] the law [i.e., the Pentateuch] and the prophets bear witness to this.

Anderson New Testament

But now, God's plan of justifying men without law is revealed, being attested by the law and the prophets;

Bible in Basic English

But now without the law there is a revelation of the righteousness of God, to which witness is given by the law and the prophets;

Common New Testament

But now the righteousness of God has been revealed apart from law, although the law and the prophets bear witness to it,

Daniel Mace New Testament

but the divine justification certified by the law and the prophets, is now clearly proposed independently of the law:

Darby Translation

But now without law righteousness of God is manifested, borne witness to by the law and the prophets;

Godbey New Testament

And now the righteousness of God without law has been made manifest, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

Goodspeed New Testament

But now God's way of uprightness has been disclosed without any reference to law, though the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it.

John Wesley New Testament

But the righteousness of God without the law is now manifested, being attested by the law and the prophets,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But now, without the law, the righteousness of God has been manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets:

Julia Smith Translation

But now without law the justice of God has been made apparent, being testified by the law and by the prophets;

King James 2000

But now the righteousness of God apart from the law is manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

Lexham Expanded Bible

But now, apart from the law, the righteousness of God has been revealed, being testified about by the law and the prophets--

Modern King James verseion

But now a righteousness of God has been revealed apart from Law, being witnessed by the Law and the Prophets;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now, verily, is the righteousness that cometh of God declared without the fulfilling of the law: having witness yet of the law, and of the prophets.

Moffatt New Testament

But now we have a righteousness of God disclosed apart from law altogether; it is attested by the Law and the prophets,

Montgomery New Testament

But now, quite apart from any law, a righteousness coming from God has been fully brought to light, continually witnessed to by the Law and the Prophets.

NET Bible

But now apart from the law the righteousness of God (which is attested by the law and the prophets) has been disclosed --

New Heart English Bible

But now apart from the law, a righteousness of God has been revealed, being testified by the Law and the Prophets;

Noyes New Testament

But now, apart from the Law, the righteousness which is of God, to which the Law and the Prophets bear testimony,

Sawyer New Testament

BUT now God's righteousness has been made manifest without the law, being testified to by the law and the prophets,

The Emphasized Bible

But now, apart from law, a righteousness of God hath been manifested, borne witness to by the law and the prophets, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But now distinct from the law the righteousness of God is manifest, receiving testimony from the law and the prophets;

Twentieth Century New Testament

But now, quite apart from Law, the Divine Righteousness stands revealed, and to it the Law and the Prophets bear witness--

Webster

But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being testified by the law and the prophets;

Weymouth New Testament

But now a righteousness coming from God has been brought to light apart from any Law, both Law and Prophets bearing witness to it--

Williams New Testament

But now God's way of giving men right standing with Himself has come to light; a way without connection with the law, and yet a way to which the law and the prophets testify.

World English Bible

But now apart from the law, a righteousness of God has been revealed, being testified by the law and the prophets;

Worrell New Testament

But now, apart from the law, a righteousness of God has been manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

Worsley New Testament

But now, without the law, righteousness before God is manifested, being attested by the law and the prophets;

Youngs Literal Translation

And now apart from law hath the righteousness of God been manifested, testified to by the law and the prophets,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

now
νυνί 
Nuni 
now
Usage: 21

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

χωρίς 
Choris 
Usage: 38

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
νόμος 
Nomos 
Usage: 179
Usage: 179

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

by
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

and

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 3:21

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Prayers for Romans 3:21

Context Readings

Righteousness Through Faith Revealed

20 For no one will be justified in His sight by the works of the law, because the knowledge of sin comes through the law. 21 But now, apart from the law, God’s righteousness has been revealed—attested by the Law and the Prophets 22 —that is, God’s righteousness through faith in Jesus Christ, to all who believe, since there is no distinction.


Cross References

Acts 10:43

All the prophets testify about Him that through His name everyone who believes in Him will receive forgiveness of sins.”

Romans 1:17

For in it God’s righteousness is revealed from faith to faith, just as it is written: The righteous will live by faith.

Romans 1:2

which He promised long ago through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures—

Romans 16:26

but now revealed and made known through the prophetic Scriptures, according to the command of the eternal God to advance the obedience of faith among all nations—

Genesis 15:6

Abram believed the Lord, and He credited it to him as righteousness.

Deuteronomy 18:15-19

“The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among your own brothers. You must listen to him.

Isaiah 45:24-25

It will be said to Me: Righteousness and strength
is only in the Lord.”
All who are enraged against Him
will come to Him and be put to shame.

Isaiah 46:13

I am bringing My justice near;
it is not far away,
and My salvation will not delay.
I will put salvation in Zion,
My splendor in Israel.

Isaiah 51:8

For the moth will devour them like a garment,
and the worm will eat them like wool.
But My righteousness will last forever,
and My salvation for all generations.

Isaiah 54:17

No weapon formed against you will succeed,
and you will refute any accusation
raised against you in court.
This is the heritage of the Lord’s servants,
and their righteousness is from Me.”
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Isaiah 61:10

I greatly rejoice in the Lord,
I exult in my God;
for He has clothed me with the garments of salvation
and wrapped me in a robe of righteousness,
as a groom wears a turban
and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Jeremiah 23:5-6

“The days are coming”—this is the Lord’s declaration—
“when I will raise up a Righteous Branch of David.
He will reign wisely as king
and administer justice and righteousness in the land.

Jeremiah 33:16

In those days Judah will be saved,
and Jerusalem will dwell securely,
and this is what she will be named:
Yahweh Our Righteousness.

Daniel 9:24

Seventy weeks are decreed
about your people and your holy city—
to bring the rebellion to an end,
to put a stop to sin,
to wipe away iniquity,
to bring in everlasting righteousness,
to seal up vision and prophecy,
and to anoint the most holy place.

Luke 24:44

Then He told them, “These are My words that I spoke to you while I was still with you—that everything written about Me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets, and the Psalms must be fulfilled.”

John 1:45

Philip found Nathanael and told him, “We have found the One Moses wrote about in the Law (and so did the prophets): Jesus the son of Joseph, from Nazareth!”

John 3:14-15

Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the wilderness, so the Son of Man must be lifted up,

John 5:46-47

For if you believed Moses, you would believe Me, because he wrote about Me.

Acts 3:21-25

Heaven must welcome Him until the times of the restoration of all things, which God spoke about by the mouth of His holy prophets from the beginning.

Acts 15:11

On the contrary, we believe we are saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus in the same way they are.”

Acts 26:22

To this very day, I have obtained help that comes from God, and I stand and testify to both small and great, saying nothing else than what the prophets and Moses said would take place

Acts 28:23

After arranging a day with him, many came to him at his lodging. From dawn to dusk he expounded and witnessed about the kingdom of God. He tried to persuade them concerning Jesus from both the Law of Moses and the Prophets.

Romans 5:19

For just as through one man’s disobedience the many were made sinners, so also through the one man’s obedience the many will be made righteous.

Romans 5:21

so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace will reign through righteousness, resulting in eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 9:30

What should we say then? Gentiles, who did not pursue righteousness, have obtained righteousness—namely the righteousness that comes from faith.

Romans 10:3-4

Because they disregarded the righteousness from God and attempted to establish their own righteousness, they have not submitted themselves to God’s righteousness.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But it is from Him that you are in Christ Jesus, who became God-given wisdom for us—our righteousness, sanctification, and redemption,

2 Corinthians 5:21

He made the One who did not know sin to be sin for us, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.

Galatians 3:8

Now the Scripture saw in advance that God would justify the Gentiles by faith and told the good news ahead of time to Abraham, saying, All the nations will be blessed through you.

Galatians 5:5

For through the Spirit, by faith, we eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness.

Philippians 3:9

and be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my own from the law, but one that is through faith in Christ—the righteousness from God based on faith.

Hebrews 10:1-14

Since the law has only a shadow of the good things to come, and not the actual form of those realities, it can never perfect the worshipers by the same sacrifices they continually offer year after year.

Hebrews 11:4-40

By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain did. By faith he was approved as a righteous man, because God approved his gifts, and even though he is dead, he still speaks through his faith.

1 Peter 1:10

Concerning this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace that would come to you searched and carefully investigated.

2 Peter 1:1

Simeon Peter, a slave and an apostle of Jesus Christ:To those who have obtained a faith of equal privilege with ours through the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ.

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