Bible Verse of The Day – Romans 9 vs 16

So then, everything depends, not on what we humans want or do, but only on God’s mercy.

Romans 9 vs 16

American King James Version (AKJV) – So then it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God that shows mercy.

Amplified Bible (AMP) – So then [God’s gift] is not a question of human will and human effort, but of God’s mercy. [It depends not on one’s own willingness nor on his strenuous exertion as in running a race, but on God’s having mercy on him.]

American Standard Version (ASV) – So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that hath mercy.

Basic Bible English (BBE) – So then, it is not by the desire or by the attempt of man, but by the mercy of God.

English Standard Version (ESV) – So then it depends not on human will or exertion, but on God, who has mercy.

Good News Translation (GNT) – So then, everything depends, not on what we humans want or do, but only on God’s mercy.

God’s Word to The Nations (God’s word) – Therefore, God’s choice does not depend on a person’s desire or effort, but on God’s mercy.

King James Version (KJV) – So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.

The Message Bible (MSG) – Compassion doesn’t originate in our bleeding hearts or moral sweat, but in God’s mercy.

New International Version (NIV) – It does not, therefore, depend on human desire or effort, but on God’s mercy.

New American Standard Bible (NASB) – So then it does not depend on the man who wills or the man who runs, but on God who has mercy.

New King James Version (NKJV) – So then it is not of him who wills,a nor of him who runs, but of God who shows mercy.

New Living Translation (NLT) – So receiving God’s promise is not up to us. We can’t get it by choosing it or working hard for it. God will show mercy to anyone he chooses.

Revised Standard Version (RSV) – So it depends not upon man’s will or exertion, but upon God’s mercy.

Updated King James Version (UKJV) – So then it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God that shows mercy.

World English Bible (WEB) – So then it is not of him who wills, nor of him who runs, but of God who has mercy.

Young’s Literal Translation (YLT) – so, then–not of him who is willing, nor of him who is running, but of God who is doing kindness:

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