Bible/3 John/1/9

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The Third Epistle of John
Chapter 1: Verse 9
A comparison of various English translations and the sources they are derived from.

Wycliffe (3 Joon)[edit]

I hadde write perauenture to the chirche, but this Diotrepes, that loueth to bere primacie in hem, resseyueth not vs.

1769 King James Version[edit]

I wrote unto the church: but Diotrephes, who loveth to have the preeminence among them, receiveth us not.

American Standard Version[edit]

I wrote somewhat unto the church: but Diotrephes, who loveth to have the preeminence among them, receiveth us not.

World English Bible[edit]

I wrote to the assembly, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first among them, doesn't accept what we say.

Tyndale Bible[edit]

I wrote unto the congregacion: but Diotrephes which loveth to have the preeminence amonge them, receaveth us not,

The Free Bible[edit]

I wrote to the assembly, but Diotrephes, who strives for first place, didn't accept my authority.