1 Timothy 5:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For the Scripture says, "YOU SHALL NOT MUZZLE THE OX WHILE HE IS THRESHING," and "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

King James Version

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

International Standard Version

For the Scripture says, "You must not muzzle an ox while it is treading out grain," and, "A worker deserves his pay."

A Conservative Version

For the scripture says thou shall not muzzle an ox that is threshing. And the workman is worthy of his wage.

American Standard Version

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox when he treadeth out the corn. And, The laborer is worthy of his hire.

Amplified

For the Scripture says, You shall not muzzle an ox when it is treading out the grain, and again, The laborer is worthy of his hire.

An Understandable Version

For the Scripture says [Deut. 25:4], "You should not put a muzzle on the ox while it tramples over the grain." And [Luke 10:7], "The worker deserves his wages."

Anderson New Testament

For the scripture says: You shall not muzzle the ox that treads out the grain; and, The laborer is worthy of his hire.

Bible in Basic English

For the Writings say, It is not right to keep the ox from taking the grain when he is crushing it. And, The worker has a right to his reward.

Common New Testament

For the scripture says, "You shall not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and, "The laborer deserves his wages."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the scripture says, "thou shalt not muzzle the ox, when he treads the corn." and, "the labourer is worthy of his reward."

Darby Translation

for the scripture says, Thou shalt not muzzle an ox that treadeth out corn, and, The workman is worthy of his hire.

Godbey New Testament

For the scripture says, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn: and, The laborer is worthy of his hire.

Goodspeed New Testament

For the Scripture says, "You must not muzzle an ox when it is treading out the grain," and the workman deserves his wages.

Holman Bible

For the Scripture says: You must not muzzle an ox that is threshing grain, and, The laborer is worthy of his wages.

John Wesley New Testament

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn: and, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treads out the grain. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.

Julia Smith Translation

For the writing says, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox grinding. And, The laborer worthy of his hire.

King James 2000

For the scripture says, You shall not muzzle the ox that treads out the grain. And, The laborer is worthy of his reward.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For the scripture says, "You must not muzzle an ox [while it] is threshing," and "The worker [is] worthy of his wages."

Modern King James verseion

For the Scripture says, "You shall not muzzle the ox treading out grain," and, "The laborer is worthy of his reward."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the scripture saith, "Thou shalt not muzzle the mouth of the ox that treadeth out the corn." And, "the laborer is worthy of his reward."

Moffatt New Testament

Scripture says, You must not muzzle an ox when he is treading the grain, and A workman deserves his wages.

Montgomery New Testament

For the Scripture says, You must not muzzle an ox when he is treading out the grain, and The worker is worth his wages.

NET Bible

For the scripture says, "Do not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and, "The worker deserves his pay."

New Heart English Bible

For the Scripture says, "You shall not muzzle the ox when it treads out the grain." And, "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

New simplified Bible

For the scripture said: You must not muzzle the bull while he is threshing. The workman is worthy of his wages.

Noyes New Testament

For the Scripture saith, "Thou shalt not muzzle the ox while he is treading out the grain"; and, "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

Sawyer New Testament

For the Scripture says, You shall not muzzle the ox that threshes; and, The laborer is worthy of his reward.

The Emphasized Bible

For the scripture saith - A threshing ox, shalt thou not muzzle, and - Worthy, is the workman, of his hire.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For the Scripture saith, "Thou shalt not muzzle the ox while he treadeth out the corn." And again, "The labourer is worthy of his hire."

Twentieth Century New Testament

The words of Scripture are-- 'Thou shalt not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain.' and again-- 'The worker is worth his wages.'

Webster

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The laborer is worthy of his reward.

Weymouth New Testament

For the Scripture says, "You are not to muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain;" and the workman deserves his pay.

Williams New Testament

For the Scripture says, "You must not muzzle an ox when he is treading out the grain," and, "The workman deserves his pay."

World English Bible

For the Scripture says, "You shall not muzzle the ox when it treads out the grain." And, "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

Worrell New Testament

For the Scripture says, "You shall not muzzle the ox while threshing," and "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

Worsley New Testament

For the scripture saith, "Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn:" and, "The workman is worthy of his hire."

Youngs Literal Translation

for the Writing saith, 'An ox treading out thou shalt not muzzle,' and 'Worthy is the workman of his reward.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
Usage: 825

γραφή 
Graphe 
Usage: 37

λέγω 
Lego 
say , speak , call , tell ,
Usage: 1045

φιμόω 
Phimoo 
Usage: 4

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

φιμόω 
Phimoo 
Usage: 4

the ox
βοῦς 
Bous 
ox
Usage: 5

ἀλοάω 
Aloao 
Usage: 3


and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

ἐργάτης 
Ergates 
Usage: 6

is worthy
ἄξιος 
Axios 
Usage: 28

of his

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

Honoring Worthy Elders And Dealing With Sinners

17 The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching. 18 For the Scripture says, "YOU SHALL NOT MUZZLE THE OX WHILE HE IS THRESHING," and "The laborer is worthy of his wages." 19 Do not receive an accusation against an elder except on the basis of two or three witnesses.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 25:4

"You shall not muzzle the ox while he is threshing.

Leviticus 19:13

'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him The wages of a hired man are not to remain with you all night until morning.

Matthew 10:10

or a bag for your journey, or even two coats, or sandals, or a staff; for the worker is worthy of his support.

Luke 10:7

"Stay in that house, eating and drinking what they give you; for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not keep moving from house to house.

1 Corinthians 9:14

So also the Lord directed those who proclaim the gospel to get their living from the gospel.

Deuteronomy 24:14-15

"You shall not oppress a hired servant who is poor and needy, whether he is one of your countrymen or one of your aliens who is in your land in your towns.

1 Corinthians 9:7-10

Who at any time serves as a soldier at his own expense? Who plants a vineyard and does not eat the fruit of it? Or who tends a flock and does not use the milk of the flock?

Romans 4:3

For what does the Scripture say? "ABRAHAM BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS CREDITED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS."

Romans 9:17

For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, "FOR THIS VERY PURPOSE I RAISED YOU UP, TO DEMONSTRATE MY POWER IN YOU, AND THAT MY NAME MIGHT BE PROCLAIMED THROUGHOUT THE WHOLE EARTH."

Romans 10:11

For the Scripture says, "WHOEVER BELIEVES IN HIM WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED."

Romans 11:2

God has not rejected His people whom He foreknew Or do you not know what the Scripture says in the passage about Elijah, how he pleads with God against Israel?

Galatians 3:8

The Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, "ALL THE NATIONS WILL BE BLESSED IN YOU."

James 4:5

Or do you think that the Scripture speaks to no purpose: "He jealously desires the Spirit which He has made to dwell in us"?



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