1 Corinthians 13:6
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New International Version
Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.

New Living Translation
It does not rejoice about injustice but rejoices whenever the truth wins out.

English Standard Version
it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth.

Berean Study Bible
Love takes no pleasure in evil, but rejoices in the truth.

Berean Literal Bible
It does not delight at unrighteousness, but rejoices in the truth.

New American Standard Bible
does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

King James Bible
Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Love finds no joy in unrighteousness but rejoices in the truth.

International Standard Version
is never glad with sin; she's always glad to side with truth, and pleased that truth will win.

NET Bible
It is not glad about injustice, but rejoices in the truth.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Rejoices not in evil, but rejoices in the truth,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
It isn't happy when injustice is done, but it is happy with the truth.

New American Standard 1977
does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

Jubilee Bible 2000
rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

King James 2000 Bible
Rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

American King James Version
Rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

American Standard Version
rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth with the truth;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth with the truth;

Darby Bible Translation
does not rejoice at iniquity but rejoices with the truth,

English Revised Version
rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth with the truth;

Webster's Bible Translation
Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Weymouth New Testament
She finds no pleasure in injustice done to others, but joyfully sides with the truth.

World English Bible
doesn't rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;

Young's Literal Translation
rejoiceth not over the unrighteousness, and rejoiceth with the truth;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
13:4-7 Some of the effects of charity are stated, that we may know whether we have this grace; and that if we have not, we may not rest till we have it. This love is a clear proof of regeneration, and is a touchstone of our professed faith in Christ. In this beautiful description of the nature and effects of love, it is meant to show the Corinthians that their conduct had, in many respects, been a contrast to it. Charity is an utter enemy to selfishness; it does not desire or seek its own praise, or honour, or profit, or pleasure. Not that charity destroys all regard to ourselves, or that the charitable man should neglect himself and all his interests. But charity never seeks its own to the hurt of others, or to neglect others. It ever prefers the welfare of others to its private advantage. How good-natured and amiable is Christian charity! How excellent would Christianity appear to the world, if those who profess it were more under this Divine principle, and paid due regard to the command on which its blessed Author laid the chief stress! Let us ask whether this Divine love dwells in our hearts. Has this principle guided us into becoming behaviour to all men? Are we willing to lay aside selfish objects and aims? Here is a call to watchfulness, diligence, and prayer.
Study Bible
Love
5It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, is not easily angered, it keeps no account of wrongs. 6Love takes no pleasure in evil, but rejoices in the truth. 7It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.…
Cross References
Matthew 18:13
And if he finds it, truly I tell you, he rejoices more over that one sheep than over the ninety-nine that did not go astray.

2 Thessalonians 2:12
in order that judgment will come upon all who have disbelieved the truth and delighted in wickedness.

2 John 1:4
I was overjoyed to find some of your children walking in the truth, just as the Father has commanded us.

3 John 1:3
For I was overjoyed when the brothers came and testified about your devotion to the truth, in which you continue to walk.
Treasury of Scripture

Rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

Rejoiceth not.

1 Samuel 23:19-21 Then came up the Ziphites to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Does not David …

2 Samuel 4:10-12 When one told me, saying, Behold, Saul is dead, thinking to have …

Psalm 10:3 For the wicked boasts of his heart's desire, and blesses the covetous, …

Psalm 119:136 Rivers of waters run down my eyes, because they keep not your law.

Proverbs 14:9 Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favor.

Jeremiah 9:1 Oh that my head were waters, and my eyes a fountain of tears…

Jeremiah 13:17 But if you will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret places …

Jeremiah 20:10 For I heard the defaming of many, fear on every side. Report, say …

Hosea 4:8 They eat up the sin of my people, and they set their heart on their iniquity.

Hosea 7:3 They make the king glad with their wickedness, and the princes with their lies.

Micah 7:8 Rejoice not against me, O my enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when …

Luke 19:41,42 And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wept over it…

Luke 22:5 And they were glad, and covenanted to give him money.

Romans 1:32 Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things …

Philippians 3:18 (For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even …

rejoiceth.

Exodus 18:9 And Jethro rejoiced for all the goodness which the LORD had done …

Joshua 22:22-33 The LORD God of gods, the LORD God of gods, he knows, and Israel …

Romans 12:9 Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; hold …

2 Corinthians 7:9-16 Now I rejoice, not that you were made sorry, but that you sorrowed …

Philippians 1:4,18 Always in every prayer of my for you all making request with joy…

Philippians 2:17,18 Yes, and if I be offered on the sacrifice and service of your faith, …

1 Thessalonians 3:6-10 But now when Timotheus came from you to us, and brought us good tidings …

2 John 1:4 I rejoiced greatly that I found of your children walking in truth, …

3 John 1:3 For I rejoiced greatly, when the brothers came and testified of the …

in the truth. or, 'with the truth.'

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