Parallel Verses

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--

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;

Holman Bible

But now, apart from the law, God’s righteousness has been revealed—attested 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 clearly revealed [independently and completely] apart from the Law, though it is [actually] confirmed by the Law and the [words and writings of 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,

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;

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,

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

Devotionals containing Romans 3:21

Images Romans 3:21

Prayers for Romans 3:21

Context Readings

Righteousness Through Faith Revealed

20 For on the ground of obedience to Law no man living will be declared righteous before Him. Law simply brings a sure knowledge of sin. 21 But now a righteousness coming from God has been brought to light apart from any Law, both Law and Prophets bearing witness to it-- 22 a righteousness coming from God, which depends on faith in Jesus Christ and extends to all who believe. No distinction is made;


Cross References

Acts 10:43

To Him all the Prophets bear witness, and testify that through His name all who believe in Him receive the forgiveness of their sins."

Romans 1:17

For in the Good News a righteousness which comes from God is being revealed, depending on faith and tending to produce faith; as the Scripture has it, "The righteous man shall live by faith."

Romans 1:2

which God had already promised through His Prophets in Holy Writ, concerning His Son,

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26-19

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26-25

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26-6

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Romans 16:26

but has now been brought fully to light, and by the command of the God of the Ages has been made known by the writings of the Prophets among all the Gentiles to win them to obedience to the faith--

Luke 24:44

And He said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you--that everything must be fulfilled that is written in the Law of Moses and in the Prophets and the Psalms concerning me."

John 1:45

Then Philip found Nathanael, and said to him, "We have found him about whom Moses in the Law wrote, as well as the Prophets--Jesus, the son of Joseph, a man of Nazareth."

John 3:14-15

And just as Moses lifted high the serpent in the Desert, so must the Son of Man be lifted up,

John 5:46-47

For if you believe Moses, you would believe me; for he wrote about me.

Acts 3:21-25

Heaven must receive Him until those times of which God has spoken from the earliest ages through the lips of His holy Prophets--the times of the reconstitution of all things.

Acts 15:11

On the contrary, we believe that it is by the grace of the Lord Jesus that we, as well as they, shall be saved."

Acts 26:22

Having, however, obtained the help which is from God, I have stood firm until now, and have solemnly exhorted rich and poor alike, saying nothing except what the Prophets and Moses predicted as soon to happen,

Acts 28:23

So they arranged a day with him and came to him in considerable numbers at the house of the friends who were entertaining him. And then, with solemn earnestness, he explained to them the subject of the Kingdom of God, endeavouring from morning till evening to convince them about Jesus, both from the Law of Moses and from the Prophets.

Romans 5:19

For as through the disobedience of the one individual the mass of mankind were constituted sinners, so also through the obedience of the One the mass of mankind will be constituted righteous.

Romans 5:21

in order that as sin has exercised kingly sway in inflicting death, so grace, too, may exercise kingly sway in bestowing a righteousness which results in the Life of the Ages through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 9:30

To what conclusion does this bring us? Why, that the Gentiles, who were not in pursuit of righteousness, have overtaken it--a righteousness, however, which arises from faith;

Romans 10:3-4

Ignorant of the righteousness which God provides and building their hopes upon a righteousness of their own, they have refused submission to God's righteousness.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But you--and it is all God's doing--are in Christ Jesus: He has become for us a wisdom which is from God, consisting of righteousness and sanctification and deliverance;

2 Corinthians 5:21

He has made Him who knew nothing of sin to be sin for us, in order that in Him we may become the righteousness of God.

Galatians 3:8

And the Scripture, foreseeing that in consequence of faith God would declare the nations to be free from guilt, sent beforehand the Good News to Abraham, saying, "In you all the nations shall be blessed."

Galatians 5:5

*We* have not, for through the Spirit we wait with longing hope for an acceptance with God which is to come through faith.

Philippians 3:9

not having a righteousness of my own, derived from the Law, but that which arises from faith in Christ--the righteousness which comes from God through faith.

Hebrews 10:1-14

For, since the Law exhibits only an outline of the blessings to come and not a perfect representation of the things themselves, the priests can never, by repeating the same sacrifices which they continually offer year after year, give complete freedom from sin to those who draw near.

Hebrews 11:4-40

Through faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain did, and through this faith he obtained testimony that he was righteous, God giving the testimony by accepting his gifts; and through it, though he is dead, he still speaks.

1 Peter 1:10

There were Prophets who earnestly inquired about that salvation, and closely searched into it--even those who spoke beforehand of the grace which was to come to you.

2 Peter 1:1

Simon Peter, a bondservant and Apostle of Jesus Christ: To those to whom there has been allotted the same precious faith as that which is ours through the righteousness of our God and of our Saviour Jesus Christ.

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