John 3:16

For God so loved the world, that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.

Alternate Versions of John 3-16

A Conservative Version: John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, so that every man who believes in him would not perish, but have eternal life.

American Standard Version: John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth on him should not perish, but have eternal life.

Bible in Basic English: John 3:16
For God had such love for the world that he gave his only Son, so that whoever has faith in him may not come to destruction but have eternal life.

Darby English Bible: John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only-begotten Son, that whosoever believes on him may not perish, but have life eternal.

King James Version: John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

King James Version (UK): John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Youngs Literal Translation: John 3:16
for God did so love the world, that His Son -- the only begotten -- He gave, that every one who is believing in him may not perish, but may have life age-during.

Verses Related to John 3-16

Genesis 22:2
He said, "Now take your son, your only son, whom you love, even Isaac, and go into the land of Moriah. Offer him there for a burnt offering on one of the mountains which I will tell you of."

Genesis 22:12
He said, "Don't lay your hand on the boy, neither do anything to him. For now I know that you fear God, seeing you have not withheld your son, your only son, from me."

Genesis 22:16
and said, "I have sworn by myself, says Yahweh, because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only son,

Matthew 9:13
But you go and learn what this means: 'I desire mercy, and not sacrifice,' for I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."

Matthew 25:46
These will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life."

Mark 12:6
Therefore still having one, his beloved son, he sent him last to them, saying, 'They will respect my son.'

Luke 2:14
"Glory to God in the highest, On earth peace, good will toward men."

John 1:12
But as many as received him, to them he gave the right to become God's children, to those who believe in his name:

John 1:14
The Word became flesh, and lived among us. We saw his glory, such glory as of the one and only Son of the Father, full of grace and truth.

John 1:18
No one has seen God at any time. The one and only Son, who is in the bosom of the Father, he has declared him.