1 John 3:3

“And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 John 3:3

And euery man that hath this hope in him, purifieth himselfe, euen as he is pure.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And everyone who has this hope {fixed} on Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And every one that hath this hope `set' on him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And everyone who has this hope in him makes himself holy, even as he is holy.
- Basic English Bible

And every one that has this hope in him purifies himself, even as *he* is pure.
- Darby Bible

And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
- Webster's Bible

And every man who has this hope fixed on Him, purifies himself so as to be as pure as He is.
- Weymouth Bible

Everyone who has this hope set on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.
- World English Bible

And ech man that hath this hope in hym, makith hym silf hooli, as he is hooli.
- Wycliffe Bible

and every one who is having this hope on him, doth purify himself, even as he is pure.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 John 3:3

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 3:3


3:3 And every one that hath this hope in him - In God.


People's Bible Notes for 1 John 3:3


1Jo 3:3 Every man that hath this hope. To have a hope of being like Christ leads us to try to be like Christ; hence, to be pure "as he is pure".

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