Romans 7:22



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For I joyfully concur with the law of God in the inner man,

King James Version

For I delight in the law of God after the inward man:

International Standard Version

For I delight in the Law of God in my inner being,

A Conservative Version

For I delight in the law of God according to the inner man,

American Standard Version

For I delight in the law of God after the inward man:

Amplified

For I endorse and delight in the Law of God in my inmost self [with my new nature].

An Understandable Version

For in my heart I am delighted with God's law,

Anderson New Testament

For, in the inward man, I delight in the law of God:

Bible in Basic English

In my heart I take pleasure in the law of God,

Common New Testament

For I delight in the law of God, in my inner being,

Daniel Mace New Testament

for my mind takes delight in the law of God,

Darby Translation

For I delight in the law of God according to the inward man:

Godbey New Testament

for I delight in the law of God according to the inward man;

Goodspeed New Testament

My inner nature agrees with the divine law,

Holman Bible

For in my inner self I joyfully agree with God's law.

John Wesley New Testament

For I delight in the law of God, after the inward man.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For I delight with the law of God with the inward man,

Julia Smith Translation

For I rejoice in the law of God, according to the man within:

King James 2000

For I delight in the law of God after the inward man:

Lexham Expanded Bible

For I joyfully agree with the law of God in my inner person,

Modern King James verseion

For I delight in the Law of God according to the inward man;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I delight in the law of God, as concerning the inner man.

Moffatt New Testament

I cordially agree with God's law, so far as my inner self is concerned,

Montgomery New Testament

For in my inmost self I delight in the law of God;

NET Bible

For I delight in the law of God in my inner being.

New Heart English Bible

For I delight in God's law after the inward man,

New simplified Bible

My inner person delights in the law of God.

Noyes New Testament

For I delight in the Law of God, as to the inward man;

Sawyer New Testament

for I consent to the law of God as to my inward man, [my soul],

The Emphasized Bible

I have, in fact, a sympathetic pleasure in the law of God; according to the inner man.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For I am delighted with the law of God, as respecting the inward man:

Twentieth Century New Testament

At heart I delight in the Law of God;

Webster

For I delight in the law of God, after the inward man:

Weymouth New Testament

For in my inmost self all my sympathy is with the Law of God;

Williams New Testament

For in accordance with my better inner nature I approve God's law,

World English Bible

For I delight in God's law after the inward man,

Worrell New Testament

or I delight in the law of God after the inward man;

Worsley New Testament

For I delight in the law of God, as to the inward man:

Youngs Literal Translation

for I delight in the law of God according to the inward man,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
Usage: 825

συνήδομαι 
sunedomai 
Usage: 1

in the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
Usage: 179

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

the
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man , not tr ,
Usage: 316

ἔσω 
Eso 
within , in , into , inward , inner , not tr
Usage: 7

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 7:22

Images Romans 7:22

Context Readings

Internal Conflict With Sin

21 I find then the principle that evil is present in me, the one who wants to do good. 22 For I joyfully concur with the law of God in the inner man, 23 but I see a different law in the members of my body, waging war against the law of my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin which is in my members.



Cross References

Psalm 1:2

But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night.

Psalm 119:35

Make me walk in the path of Your commandments, For I delight in it.

Ephesians 3:16

that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man,

Job 23:12

"I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

Psalm 19:8-10

The precepts of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart; The commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Psalm 40:8

I delight to do Your will, O my God; Your Law is within my heart."

2 Corinthians 4:16

Therefore we do not lose heart, but though our outer man is decaying, yet our inner man is being renewed day by day.

1 Peter 3:4

but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.

Psalm 119:16

I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word.

Psalm 119:24

Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors.

Psalm 119:47-48

I shall delight in Your commandments, Which I love.

Psalm 119:72

The law of Your mouth is better to me Than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

Psalm 119:92

If Your law had not been my delight, Then I would have perished in my affliction.

Psalm 119:97-104

O how I love Your law! It is my meditation all the day.

Psalm 119:111

I have inherited Your testimonies forever, For they are the joy of my heart.

Psalm 119:113

I hate those who are double-minded, But I love Your law.

Psalm 119:127

Therefore I love Your commandments Above gold, yes, above fine gold.

Psalm 119:167

My soul keeps Your testimonies, And I love them exceedingly.

Psalm 119:174

I long for Your salvation, O LORD, And Your law is my delight.

Isaiah 51:7

"Listen to Me, you who know righteousness, A people in whose heart is My law; Do not fear the reproach of man, Nor be dismayed at their revilings.

John 4:34

Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work.

Romans 2:29

But he is a Jew who is one inwardly; and circumcision is that which is of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the letter; and his praise is not from men, but from God.

Romans 8:7

because the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able to do so,

Colossians 3:9

Do not lie to one another, since you laid aside the old self with its evil practices,

Hebrews 8:10

"FOR THIS IS THE COVENANT THAT I WILL MAKE WITH THE HOUSE OF ISRAEL AFTER THOSE DAYS, SAYS THE LORD: I WILL PUT MY LAWS INTO THEIR MINDS, AND I WILL WRITE THEM ON THEIR HEARTS. AND I WILL BE THEIR GOD, AND THEY SHALL BE MY PEOPLE.

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