Parallel Verses

Anderson New Testament

But thanks be to God, that though you were the servants of sin, yet you have obeyed from the heart the form of teaching, in which you have been instructed;

New American Standard Bible

But thanks be to God that though you were slaves of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching to which you were committed,

King James Version

But God be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin, but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you.

Holman Bible

But thank God that, although you used to be slaves of sin, you obeyed from the heart that pattern of teaching you were transferred to,

International Standard Version

But thank God that, though you were once slaves of sin, you became obedient from your hearts to that form of teaching with which you were entrusted!

A Conservative Version

But thanks to God, that ye were bondmen of sin, but ye obeyed from the heart a model of doctrine for which ye were delivered.

American Standard Version

But thanks be to God, that, whereas ye were servants of sin, ye became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching whereunto ye were delivered;

Amplified

But thank God, though you were once slaves of sin, you have become obedient with all your heart to the standard of teaching in which you were instructed and to which you were committed.

An Understandable Version

Thank God that you people, who were once slaves to [the practice of] sin, became obedient from [your] heart to the pattern of teaching [i.e., the Gospel message] you committed yourself to.

Bible in Basic English

But praise be to God that though you were the servants of sin, you have now given yourselves freely to that form of teaching under which you were placed;

Common New Testament

But thanks be to God, that you who were once slaves of sin have become obedient from the heart to the standard of teaching to which you were committed,

Daniel Mace New Testament

but God be thanked, that you, who were the vassals of sin, have sincerely obeyed in the manner the gospel prescribed.

Darby Translation

But thanks be to God, that ye were bondmen of sin, but have obeyed from the heart the form of teaching into which ye were instructed.

Godbey New Testament

But thanks be unto God, that whereas ye were servants of sin, but you have obeyed from the heart the type of teaching into which ye were delivered:

Goodspeed New Testament

But, thank God! though you were once slaves of sin, you have become obedient from your hearts to the standard of teaching that you received,

John Wesley New Testament

But thanks be to God, that, whereas ye were the servants of sin, ye have now obeyed from the heart the form of doctrine into which ye have been delivered.

Julia Smith Translation

And grace to God, that ye were servants of sin, but ye listened from the heart to the type of teaching in which ye were delivered.

King James 2000

But God be thanked, that you were the servants of sin, but you have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But thanks [be] to God that you were slaves of sin, but you have obeyed from the heart the pattern of teaching to which you were entrusted,

Modern King James verseion

But thanks be to our God that you were the slaves of sin, but you have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine to which you were delivered.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

God be thanked, that though ye were once the servants of sin, ye have yet obeyed with your heart unto the form of doctrine where unto ye were delivered.

Moffatt New Testament

Thank God, though you did serve sin, you have rendered whole-hearted obedience to what you were taught under the rule of faith;

Montgomery New Testament

But God be thanked that you who were once the slaves of sin have obeyed from your hearts that type of teaching to which you were appointed;

NET Bible

But thanks be to God that though you were slaves to sin, you obeyed from the heart that pattern of teaching you were entrusted to,

New Heart English Bible

But thanks be to God, that, whereas you were bondservants of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching whereunto you were delivered.

Noyes New Testament

But thanks be to God that, though ye were the bondmen of sin, ye became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching which was delivered to you;

Sawyer New Testament

But thanks be to God that you were servants of sin, but obeyed from the heart the form of teaching in which you were instructed,

The Emphasized Bible

But thanks be unto God, that - whereas ye were servants of sin, ye became obedient out of the heart unto the mould of teaching into which ye were delivered;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But thanks be to God, that though ye were the servants of sin, ye have obeyed from the heart the model of doctrine into which ye were delivered.

Twentieth Century New Testament

God be thanked that, though you were once servants of Sin, yet you learned to give hearty obedience to that form of doctrine under which you were placed.

Webster

But God be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin; but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you.

Weymouth New Testament

But thanks be to God that though you were once in thraldom to Sin, you have now yielded a hearty obedience to that system of truth in which you have been instructed.

Williams New Testament

But, thank God, that though you once were slaves of sin, you became obedient from your hearts to that form of teaching in which you have been instructed,

World English Bible

But thanks be to God, that, whereas you were bondservants of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching whereunto you were delivered.

Worrell New Testament

But thanks be to God that, though ye were slaves of sin, ye did, however, obey from the heart that form of teaching unto which ye were delivered;

Worsley New Testament

But thanks be to God, that ye who were servants of sin, have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered to you:

Youngs Literal Translation

and thanks to God, that ye were servants of the sin, and -- were obedient from the heart to the form of teaching to which ye were delivered up;

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

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

be thanked
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ye were
ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

the servants
δοῦλος 
Doulos 
Usage: 65

of sin
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ὑπακούω 
Hupakouo 
Usage: 20

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

the heart
καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

τύπος 
Tupos 
Usage: 16

διδαχή 
Didache 
Usage: 25

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

References

Images Romans 6:17

Context Readings

Set Free From Sin

16 Know you not, that to whom you present yourselves as servants to obey, his servants you are whom you obey, whether of sin that leads to death, or of obedience that leads to righteousness? 17 But thanks be to God, that though you were the servants of sin, yet you have obeyed from the heart the form of teaching, in which you have been instructed; 18 and being made free from sin, you have be come the servants of righteousness.


Cross References

Romans 1:8

First, I thank my God, through Jesus Christ, on account of you all, because your faith is spoken of throughout the whole world.

2 Timothy 1:13

Hold fast the form of sound words which you have heard from me, in faithfulness and in love which is in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 1:13-16

Hold fast the form of sound words which you have heard from me, in faithfulness and in love which is in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 1:13

Hold fast the form of sound words which you have heard from me, in faithfulness and in love which is in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 1:13

Hold fast the form of sound words which you have heard from me, in faithfulness and in love which is in Christ Jesus.

Matthew 11:25-26

At that time Jesus answered and said: I thank thee, Father, Lord of heaven and of earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them to babes.

Acts 11:18

And when they heard these things, they ceased to contend; and they glorified God, saying: Then, indeed, has God given to the Gentiles also repentance in order to life.

Acts 28:15

And from this place, the brethren, having heard of us, came out as far as Appii Forum and the Three Taverns, to meet us. When Paul saw the brethren, he thanked God, and took courage.

Romans 1:5

through whom we have received grace and apostleship, in order to the obedience of faith among all nations, for the honor of his name,

Romans 2:8

but to those who are contentious, and obey not the truth, but obey unrighteousness, anger and wrath,

Romans 15:18

For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ has not accomplished through me, by word and deed, in order to make the Gentiles obedient,

Romans 16:26

but is now made manifest, and through the scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the eternal God, made known among all nations for the obedience of faith,

1 Corinthians 1:4

I thank my God always on your account, for the grace of God which is given to you in Christ Jesus;

1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Know you not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived; neither lewd persons, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor catamites, nor sodomites,

2 Corinthians 2:14

Now, thanks be to God, who always causes us to triumph in the Christ, and sheds in every place, by us, the fragrance of the knowledge of himself.

2 Corinthians 10:5-6

overthrowing reasonings and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, and leading captive every thought to the obedience of the Christ,

Ephesians 1:16

do not cease to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,

Ephesians 2:5-10

made alive with Christ even us, being dead to our offenses, (by grace you are saved,)

Philippians 1:3-5

I thank my God on every remembrance of you

Colossians 1:3-4

We give thanks to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying always for you,

1 Thessalonians 1:2-3

We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers,

1 Thessalonians 3:9

For what thanks can we render to God for you, for the great joy with which we rejoice on your account before our God,

2 Thessalonians 1:3

We are bound to give thanks to God always for you, brethren, as it is right, because your faith grows exceedingly, and the love of every one of you all toward each other abounds:

1 Timothy 1:13-16

me, I say, who before was a reviler and a persecutor and an overbearing man. But I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief:

2 Timothy 1:3-5

I thank God, whom I serve with a pure conscience, after the custom of my forefathers, that, without ceasing, I have remembrance of you in my prayers night and day,

Titus 3:3-7

For we ourselves also were formerly foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various desires and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one an other.

Titus 3:3

For we ourselves also were formerly foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various desires and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one an other.

Hebrews 5:9

and, having been made perfect, he became the author of eternal salvation to all that obey him,

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when called to go out into a place that he should afterward receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.

1 Peter 1:22

Having purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit, to unfeigned love of the brethren, love one another with a pure heart fervently,

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a purchased people, that you should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his wonderful light:

1 Peter 3:1

Likewise, you wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they may, without the word, be won by the conduct of their wives,

1 Peter 4:2-5

so that he no longer lives the rest of his time in the flesh, according to the desires of men, but according to the will of God.

1 Peter 4:17

For the time has come that judgment must begin at the house of God; and if it begin first at us, what shall be the end of those who obey not the gospel of God?

2 John 1:4

I rejoiced greatly because I found some of your children walking in the truth, as we received commandment from the Father.

3 John 1:3

For I rejoiced greatly when the brethren came and testified to the truth that is in you, even as you walk in the truth.

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