New American Standard Bible
"Whenever a woman is in labor she has pain, because her hour has come; but when she gives birth to the child, she no longer remembers the anguish because of the joy that a child has been born into the world.
King James Bible
A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her hour is come: but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she remembereth no more the anguish, for joy that a man is born into the world.
Darby Bible Translation
A woman, when she gives birth to a child, has grief because her hour has come; but when the child is born, she no longer remembers the trouble, on account of the joy that a man has been born into the world.
World English Bible
A woman, when she gives birth, has sorrow, because her time has come. But when she has delivered the child, she doesn't remember the anguish any more, for the joy that a human being is born into the world.
Young's Literal Translation
'The woman, when she may bear, hath sorrow, because her hour did come, and when she may bear the child, no more doth she remember the anguish, because of the joy that a man was born to the world.
John 16:21 Parallel
LibraryNovember 29 Evening
Do ye now believe?--JOHN 16:31. What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him? Faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone. By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son. Accounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead.--Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar? Ye see then how that …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
June 15 Evening
'In that Day'
The Joys of 'that Day'
To the woman He said, "I will greatly multiply Your pain in childbirth, In pain you will bring forth children; Yet your desire will be for your husband, And he will rule over you."
They will be terrified, Pains and anguish will take hold of them; They will writhe like a woman in labor, They will look at one another in astonishment, Their faces aflame.
For this reason my loins are full of anguish; Pains have seized me like the pains of a woman in labor. I am so bewildered I cannot hear, so terrified I cannot see.
As the pregnant woman approaches the time to give birth, She writhes and cries out in her labor pains, Thus were we before You, O LORD.
"Before she travailed, she brought forth; Before her pain came, she gave birth to a boy.
The pains of childbirth come upon him; He is not a wise son, For it is not the time that he should delay at the opening of the womb.
"Now, why do you cry out loudly? Is there no king among you, Or has your counselor perished, That agony has gripped you like a woman in childbirth?
Jump to PreviousAccount Anguish Babe Baby Bear Birth Born Child Delivered Forgets Gives Hour Human Joy Labour Remember Remembereth Remembers Soon Sorrow Time Travail Trouble World
Jump to NextAccount Anguish Babe Baby Bear Birth Born Child Delivered Forgets Gives Hour Human Joy Labour Remember Remembereth Remembers Soon Sorrow Time Travail Trouble World
LinksJohn 16:21 NIV
John 16:21 NLT
John 16:21 ESV
John 16:21 NASB
John 16:21 KJV
John 16:21 Bible Apps
John 16:21 Biblia Paralela
John 16:21 Chinese Bible
John 16:21 French Bible
John 16:21 German Bible
John 16:21 Commentaries