Romans 11:21

“For if God spared not the natural branches, take heed lest he also spare not thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For if God spared not the natural branches, take heede least hee also spare not thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for if God did not spare the natural branches, He will not spare you, either.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for if God spared not the natural branches, neither will he spare thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For, if God did not have mercy on the natural branches, he will not have mercy on you.
- Basic English Bible

if God indeed has not spared the natural branches; lest it might be he spare not thee either.
- Darby Bible

For if God spared not the natural branches, take heed lest he also spare not thee.
- Webster's Bible

Do not be puffed up with pride. Tremble rather--for if God did not spare the natural branches, neither will He spare you.
- Weymouth Bible

for if God didn't spare the natural branches, neither will he spare you.
- World English Bible

but drede thou, for if God sparide not the kyndli braunchis, lest perauenture he spare not thee.
- Wycliffe Bible

for if God the natural branches did not spare -- lest perhaps He also shall not spare thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 11:21


11:21 Be not highminded, but fear - We may observe, this fear is not opposed to trust, but to pride and security.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 11:21


Ro 11:21 For if God spared not the natural branches, the Jews, but broke them off on account of their unbelief, certainly he would not spare the Gentile, not a natural branch, if he was an unbeliever.

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