Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

2 John 1:11

Context
NET ©

because the person who gives him a greeting shares in his evil deeds. 1 

NIV ©

Anyone who welcomes him shares in his wicked work.

NASB ©

for the one who gives him a greeting participates in his evil deeds.

NLT ©

Anyone who encourages him becomes a partner in his evil work.

MSG ©

That would just give him a platform to perpetuate his evil ways, making you his partner.

BBE ©

For he who gives him words of love has a part in his evil works.

NRSV ©

for to welcome is to participate in the evil deeds of such a person.

NKJV ©

for he who greets him shares in his evil deeds.


KJV
For
<1063>
he that biddeth
<3004> (5723)
him
<846>
God speed
<5463> (5721)
is partaker
<2841> (5719)
of his
<846>
evil
<4190>
deeds
<2041>_.
NASB ©
for the one who gives
<3004>
him a greeting
<5463>
participates
<2841>
in his evil
<4190>
deeds
<2041>
.
GREEK
o
<3588>
T-NSM
legwn
<3004> (5723)
V-PAP-NSM
gar
<1063>
CONJ
autw
<846>
P-DSM
cairein
<5463> (5721)
V-PAN
koinwnei
<2841> (5719)
V-PAI-3S
toiv
<3588>
T-DPN
ergoiv
<2041>
N-DPN
autou
<846>
P-GSM
toiv
<3588>
T-DPN
ponhroiv
<4190>
A-DPN
NET © [draft] ITL
because
<1063>
the person who gives
<3004>
him
<846>
a greeting
<5463>
shares
<2841>
in his
<846>
evil
<4190>
deeds
<2041>
.
NET ©

because the person who gives him a greeting shares in his evil deeds. 1 

NET © Notes

sn Shares in his evil deeds. Giving a public greeting could be understood by an onlooker to suggest agreement with the (false) teaching of the opponents and is thus prohibited by John.



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