KJV Simple Search Parallel Bible
Enter the passages that you wish to view, compare or find.
matt 5:43-48; 6:5-8; 6:19-21; 7:24-28
- book names can be shortened, and there is no need to repeat them for successive passages in the same book
matt 19:16-30 | mark 10:17-31 | luke 18:18-30
- parallels are easy with pipes (SHIFT-Backslash)
2 john 2-3
- you don't need to enter chapter numbers for single-chapter books
matt 13:1-3, 24, 31
- commas can be used to provide a list of verses from a single chapter, in the conventional manner. An ellipsis (…) will show any gaps in the resulting text
php 2 or
jn 3:1-2, 4, 9
- as well as allowing shortened book names, some common abbreviations are also recognized
- entering something that isn't a reference drops you into a search of the New Testament for a verse containing ALL terms entered
- partial words will be matched — so
pavlova, and so on
grace peace love
- adding more search terms will narrow down the search results
- entering a search in capitals will search the Old Testament instead — a little quirky, but it keeps the interface nice and simple
As shown above, you can link to passages and searches directly.
For example, when linking to John 15:1-7 from one of this site's pages, you would use
index.php?q=john+15.1-7 for the link.
Spaces become '+' plus signs, and colons become '.' fullstops.
If you are linking from another site, or from an email, you will need to add this site's URL to the beginning of any link.