Romans 12:10

Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Bee kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly loue, in honour preferring one another.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{Be} devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In love of the brethren be tenderly affectioned one to another; in honor preferring one another;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be kind to one another with a brother's love, putting others before yourselves in honour;
- Basic English Bible

as to brotherly love, kindly affectioned towards one another: as to honour, each taking the lead in paying it to the other:
- Darby Bible

Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honor preferring one another;
- Webster's Bible

As for brotherly love, be affectionate to one another; in matters of worldly honour, yield to one another.
- Weymouth Bible

In love of the brothers be tenderly affectionate one to another; in honor preferring one another;
- World English Bible

louynge togidere the charite of britherhod. Eche come bifore to worschipen othere;
- Wycliffe Bible

in the love of brethren, to one another kindly affectioned: in the honour going before one another;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 12:10


12:10 In honour preferring one another - Which you will do, if you habitually consider what is good in others, and what is evil in yourselves.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 12:10


Ro 12:10 With brotherly love. The brotherhood of the saints was not a name only, but a real tie of tenderness and love; and each, in the spirit of true brotherhood, was to seek the honor of his Christian brother.

Discussion for Romans 12

  • BSP
    Verses 3 to 5 brings out that any gifts we may have are due to the grace or undeserved kindness of Jehovah God.
  • Steve morrow
    ROMANS 12:17 RECOMPENSE TO NO MAN EVIL FOR EVIL PROVIDE THINGS --- HONEST --- IN THE SIGHT OF ALL MEN 2 TIMOTHY 3:13 BUT EVIL MEN AND SEDUCERS SHALL WAX WORSE AND WORSE DECEIVEING AND BEING DECEIVED
  • Wayne
    As long as you baptize in the name of the Father, in the name of the Son, in the name of the Holy Ghost, as Jesus, Himself, instructed us, by His very own words. Matthew 28-19.GBU
  • Irene123
    The Lord Jesus has His Pastors in this age of Grace. And they preach the SAME message Peter preached in Acts 2:38 - and then you follow the way to Him in the epistles the bks. after Acts .
  • Deaconess Karen Talbert
    I think that Paul is explaining to us how we as Christian are suppose to live. Verses 17 and 21 bring back memories to me as a young child, how it was " to get even" with those who mistreated me. I was raised in the church, but also as verse 2 states " and be not confirmed to this world" I was to an extent. But praise the Lord, by His love, Grace and mercy my mind has been transformed.
  • Steve morrow
    john a Jerome does CHRIST teach all sacrifice or just blood sacrifice---romans 12:1 I beseech you brethren by the mercies of GOD that you present your bodies a living sacrifice--holy--acceptable unto GOD--which is your reasonable service Hebrews 13:15 BY HIM THEREFORE LET US OFFER THE SACRIFICE OF PRAISE TO GOD CONTINUALLY THAT IS THE FRUIT OF OUR LIPS GIVING THANKS TO HIS NAME --- ALSO 13:16

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