Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

For we know that the whole creation groans together and travails in pain together until now.

New American Standard Bible

For we know that the whole creation groans and suffers the pains of childbirth together until now.

King James Version

For we know that the whole creation groaneth and travaileth in pain together until now.

Holman Bible

For we know that the whole creation has been groaning together with labor pains until now.

International Standard Version

For we know that all the rest of creation has been groaning with the pains of childbirth up to the present time.

A Conservative Version

For we know that the whole creation is groaning and travailing together until now.

American Standard Version

For we know that the whole creation groaneth and travaileth in pain together until now.

Amplified

We know that the whole creation [of irrational creatures] has been moaning together in the pains of labor until now.

An Understandable Version

For we know that the entire created world moans in painful anguish [i.e., as a woman in childbirth] until this present moment.

Anderson New Testament

For we know that every creature groans, and is in pain together, till now:

Bible in Basic English

For we are conscious that all living things are weeping and sorrowing in pain together till now.

Common New Testament

We know that the whole creation has been groaning in birth pangs together until now.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for we know that the whole creation groans, and labours with general pain even to this day.

Godbey New Testament

For we know that all creation groans together and travails together until now;

Goodspeed New Testament

We know that all creation has been groaning in agony together until now.

John Wesley New Testament

For we know that the whole creation groaneth together and travaileth together until now.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For we now know that all the creatures groan together and travail in pain together until now.

Julia Smith Translation

For we know that all creation groans together and travails together until now.

King James 2000

For we know that the whole creation groans and travails in pain together until now.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For we know that the whole creation groans together and suffers agony together until now.

Modern King James verseion

And we know that the whole creation groans and travails in pain together until now.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For we know that every creature groaneth with us also, and travaileth in pain even unto this time.

Moffatt New Testament

To this day, we know, the entire creation sighs and throbs with pain;

Montgomery New Testament

For we know that all nature has been groaning and travailing together until this hour.

NET Bible

For we know that the whole creation groans and suffers together until now.

New Heart English Bible

For we know that the whole creation groans and travails in pain together until now.

Noyes New Testament

For we know that the whole creation is together groaning and suffering the pains of labor, up to this time;

Sawyer New Testament

For we know that all the creation groans and is in pain till now;

The Emphasized Bible

For we know that, all creation, is sighing together, and travailing-in-birth-throes together until the present, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we know that the whole creation groaneth together and travaileth in birth to this moment.

Twentieth Century New Testament

We know, indeed, that all Nature alike has been groaning in the pains of labor to this very hour.

Webster

For we know that the whole creation groaneth, and travaileth in pain together until now:

Weymouth New Testament

For we know that the whole of Creation is groaning together in the pains of childbirth until this hour.

Williams New Testament

Yes, we know that all nature has gone on groaning in agony together till the present moment.

World English Bible

For we know that the whole creation groans and travails in pain together until now.

Worrell New Testament

For we know that the whole creation is groaning and travailing in pain together until now;

Worsley New Testament

For we know that the whole world groaneth, and doth as it were travail in pain together even to this day.

Youngs Literal Translation

for we have known that all the creation doth groan together, and doth travail in pain together till now.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

we know
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the whole
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

κτίσις 
Ktisis 
Usage: 15

συστενάζω 
Sustenazo 
Usage: 1

and

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

συνωδίνω 
sunodino 
Usage: 1

ἄχρι ἄχρις 
Achri 
until, unto, till, till 9 , until 9, while 9, even to,
Usage: 43

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 8:22

Images Romans 8:22

Context Readings

A Two-Stage Healing

21 that the creature itself also shall be set free from the bondage of corruption into the liberty of the glory of the children of God. 22 For we know that the whole creation groans together and travails in pain together until now. 23 And not only that, but even we ourselves, who have the first-fruits of the Spirit, we also ourselves groan in ourselves, awaiting adoption, that is the redemption of our body.



Cross References

Jeremiah 12:4

How long shall the land mourn, and the herbs of all the fields wither? Because of the wickedness of them that dwell therein, the beasts and the birds perish; for they say, He will not see our end.

Jeremiah 12:11

they have made it a desolation; desolate, it mourneth unto me: the whole land is made desolate, for no man layeth it to heart.

Mark 16:15

And he said to them, Go into all the world, and preach the glad tidings to all the creation.

Psalm 48:6

Trembling took hold upon them there; anguish, as of a woman in travail.

John 16:21

A woman, when she gives birth to a child, has grief because her hour has come; but when the child is born, she no longer remembers the trouble, on account of the joy that a man has been born into the world.

Romans 8:20

for the creature has been made subject to vanity, not of its will, but by reason of him who has subjected the same, in hope

Colossians 1:23

if indeed ye abide in the faith founded and firm, and not moved away from the hope of the glad tidings, which ye have heard, which have been proclaimed in the whole creation which is under heaven, of which I Paul became minister.

Revelation 12:2

and being with child she cried, being in travail, and in pain to bring forth.

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