Compare John 15:13 in Four Translations
The greatest love you can show is to give your life for your friends.
GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)
Meaning-for-Meaning (Closest Natural Equivalence)
Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.
New King James Version (NKJV)
Word-for-Word (Formal Equivalence)
» SHOP FOR A BIBLE NOW «
No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Thought-for-Thought (Functional Equivalence)
The greatest love you can have for your friends is to give your life for them.
Good News Translation (GNT)
Visit our Bible Translation Guide for more information about the major differences between the clear, natural English of God’s Word and other translations.
Leave a comment