Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Even as it is written, "For your sake we are killed all day long. We were accounted as sheep for the slaughter."

New American Standard Bible

Just as it is written, "FOR YOUR SAKE WE ARE BEING PUT TO DEATH ALL DAY LONG; WE WERE CONSIDERED AS SHEEP TO BE SLAUGHTERED."

King James Version

As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

Holman Bible

As it is written:
Because of You
we are being put to death all day long;
we are counted as sheep to be slaughtered.

International Standard Version

As it is written, "For your sake we are being put to death all day long. We are thought of as sheep headed for slaughter."

A Conservative Version

Just as it is written, For thy sake we are killed the whole day long. We are considered as sheep of slaughter.

American Standard Version

Even as it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; We were accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

Amplified

Even as it is written, For Thy sake we are put to death all the day long; we are regarded and counted as sheep for the slaughter.

An Understandable Version

Just as it is written [Psa. 44:22], "We are [in danger of being] killed all the time. We were considered as sheep to be slaughtered."

Anderson New Testament

As it is written: For thy sake, we are killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.

Bible in Basic English

As it is said in the holy Writings, Because of you we are put to death every day; we are like sheep ready for destruction.

Common New Testament

As it is written: "For your sake we are being killed all the day long; we are regarded as sheep to be slaughtered."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for as it is written, "for thy sake we are sacrificed every day; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter:"

Darby Translation

According as it is written, For thy sake we are put to death all the day long; we have been reckoned as sheep for slaughter.

Godbey New Testament

As has been written, that We are killed all day for thy sake; we are counted as sheep of the slaughter.

Goodspeed New Testament

As the Scripture says, "For your sake we are being put to death all day long, We are treated like sheep to be slaughtered."

John Wesley New Testament

(As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long, we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.)

Jubilee 2000 Bible

(As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.)

Julia Smith Translation

As has been written, That for thy sake we are killed the whole day; we were reckoned as sheep for slaughter.

King James 2000

As it is written, For your sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Just as it is written, "On account of you we are being put to death the whole day [long]; we are considered as sheep for slaughter."

Modern King James verseion

As it is written, "For Your sake we are killed all the day long. We are counted as sheep of slaughter."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As it is written, "For thy sake are we killed all day long, and are counted as sheep appointed to be slain."

Moffatt New Testament

(Because, as it is written, For thy sake we are being killed all the day long, we are counted as sheep to be slaughtered.)

Montgomery New Testament

Even as it is written. For thy sake we are killed all the day long; We are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

NET Bible

As it is written, "For your sake we encounter death all day long; we were considered as sheep to be slaughtered."

New Heart English Bible

Even as it is written, "For your sake we are killed all day long. We were accounted as sheep for the slaughter."

Noyes New Testament

As it is written, "For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we were accounted as sheep for slaughter."

Sawyer New Testament

As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day; we are accounted as sheep for slaughter.

The Emphasized Bible

According as it is written - For thy sake, are we being put to death all the day long, we have been reckoned as sheep for slaughter. -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

As it is written, "That for thy sake we have been put to death the whole day long; we have been reckoned indeed as sheep for slaughter."

Twentieth Century New Testament

Scripture says-'For thy sake we are being killed all the day long, We are regarded as sheep to be slaughtered.'

Webster

As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

Weymouth New Testament

As it stands written in the Scripture, "For Thy sake they are, all day long, trying to kill us. We have been looked upon as sheep destined for slaughter."

Williams New Testament

As the Scripture says: "For your sake we are being put to death the livelong day; we are treated like sheep to be slaughtered."

Worrell New Testament

As it has been written, "For Thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter."

Worsley New Testament

(as it is written, "for thy sake we are killed all the day long, we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter:")

Youngs Literal Translation

(according as it hath been written -- 'For Thy sake we are put to death all the day long, we were reckoned as sheep of slaughter,')

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

it is written
γράφω 
Grapho 
Usage: 149

For
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
Usage: 241

ἕνεκα ἕνεκεν εἵνεκεν 
heneka 
for ... sake, for ... cause, for, because 9, wherefore , by reason of, that ... might
Usage: 8

we are killed
θανατόω 
Thanatoo 
Usage: 8

all
ὅλος 
Holos 
Usage: 83

the day long
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

λογίζομαι 
Logizomai 
Usage: 40

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

πρόβατον 
Probaton 
Usage: 9

References

Context Readings

Nothing Can Separate Us From God's Love

35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Could oppression, or anguish, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? 36 Even as it is written, "For your sake we are killed all day long. We were accounted as sheep for the slaughter." 37 No, in all these things, we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.



Cross References

Psalm 44:22

Yes, for your sake we are killed all day long. We are regarded as sheep for the slaughter.

1 Corinthians 15:30

Why do we also stand in jeopardy every hour?

Psalm 141:7

"As when one plows and breaks up the earth, our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol."

Isaiah 53:7

He was oppressed, yet when he was afflicted he didn't open his mouth. As a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and as a sheep that before its shearers is mute, so he didn't open his mouth.

Jeremiah 11:19

But I was like a gentle lamb that is led to the slaughter; and I didn't know that they had devised devices against me, [saying], Let us destroy the tree with its fruit, and let us cut him off from the land of the living, that his name may be no more remembered.

Jeremiah 12:3

But you, Yahweh, know me; you see me, and try my heart toward you: pull them out like sheep for the slaughter, and prepare them for the day of slaughter.

Jeremiah 51:40

I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams with male goats.

John 16:2

They will put you out of the synagogues. Yes, the time comes that whoever kills you will think that he offers service to God.

Acts 8:32

Now the passage of the Scripture which he was reading was this, "He was led as a sheep to the slaughter. As a lamb before his shearer is silent, so he doesn't open his mouth.

Acts 20:24

But these things don't count; nor do I hold my life dear to myself, so that I may finish my race with joy, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to fully testify to the Good News of the grace of God.

1 Corinthians 4:9

For, I think that God has displayed us, the apostles, last of all, like men sentenced to death. For we are made a spectacle to the world, both to angels and men.

2 Corinthians 4:10-11

always carrying in the body the putting to death of the Lord Jesus, that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our body.

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