Parallel Verses

Weymouth New Testament

But *you* have put dishonour upon the poor man. Yet is it not the rich who grind you down? Are not they the very people who drag you into the Law courts? --

New American Standard Bible

But you have dishonored the poor man. Is it not the rich who oppress you and personally drag you into court?

King James Version

But ye have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judgment seats?

Holman Bible

Yet you dishonored that poor man. Don’t the rich oppress you and drag you into the courts?

International Standard Version

But you have humiliated the man who is poor. Are not rich people the ones who oppress you and drag you into court?

A Conservative Version

But ye have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich exploit you, and they themselves drag you into courts?

American Standard Version

But ye have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and themselves drag you before the judgment-seats?

Amplified

But you [in contrast] have dishonored the poor man. Is it not the rich who oppress and exploit you, and personally drag you into the courts of law?

An Understandable Version

But you people have dishonored the poor person. Are not rich people the ones who oppress you and drag you to court?

Anderson New Testament

But you dishonor the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and do they not themselves drag you to the judgment-seats?

Bible in Basic English

But you have put the poor man to shame. Are not the men of wealth rulers over you? do they not take you by force before their judges?

Common New Testament

But you have dishonored the poor man. Is it not the rich who oppress you? Is it not they who drag you into court?

Daniel Mace New Testament

but you, who despise the poor, are not you oppress'd by the rich? is it not they who drag you to their tribunals?

Darby Translation

But ye have despised the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and do not they drag you before the tribunals?

Godbey New Testament

You have dishonored the poor. Do not the rich domineer over you, and drag you into courts?

Goodspeed New Testament

But you humiliate the poor. Are not the rich your oppressors? Is it not they who drag you into court?

John Wesley New Testament

But ye have disgraced the poor.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye have despised the beggar. Do not the rich bring you into subjection, and draw you before tribunals?

King James 2000

But you have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judges?

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you have dishonored the poor! Are not the rich exploiting you and they themselves dragging you into the courts?

Modern King James verseion

But you dishonored the poor one. Do not rich men oppress you and draw you before the judgment seats?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But ye have despised the poor. Are not the rich they which oppress you: and they which draw you before judges?

Moffatt New Testament

Now you insult the poor. Is it not the rich who lord it over you and drag you to court?

Montgomery New Testament

But you have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you and drag you to court?

NET Bible

But you have dishonored the poor! Are not the rich oppressing you and dragging you into the courts?

New Heart English Bible

But you have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and personally drag you before the courts?

Noyes New Testament

but ye have despised the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and do not they drag you before the judgmentseats?

Sawyer New Testament

But you dishonor the poor. Do not the rich oppress you and drag you to tribunals?

The Emphasized Bible

Whereas, ye, have dishonoured the destitute man! Do not, the rich, oppress you? and, themselves, drag you into courts of justice?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but ye have put contempt on the poor man? Do not the rich men tyrannize over you? and they drag you to the tribunals.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But you--you insult the poor man! Is not it the rich who oppress you? Is not it they who drag you into law-courts?

Webster

But ye have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judgment-seats?

Williams New Testament

But you, in contrast, have humiliated the poor man. Are not the rich men those who oppress you and drag you to court?

World English Bible

But you have dishonored the poor man. Don't the rich oppress you, and personally drag you before the courts?

Worrell New Testament

But ye dishonored the poor man! Do not the rich oppress you, and do they not drag you before the judgment-seats?

Worsley New Testament

Do not the rich tyrannize over you; and drag you to their tribunals?

Youngs Literal Translation

and ye did dishonour the poor one; do not the rich oppress you and themselves draw you to judgment-seats;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

ἀτιμάζω 
Atimazo 
Usage: 4

the poor
πτωχός 
Ptochos 
Usage: 16

Do
καταδυναστεύω 
Katadunasteuo 
Usage: 2

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

πλούσιος 
Plousios 
Usage: 15

καταδυναστεύω 
Katadunasteuo 
Usage: 2

you
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 371
Usage: 314

and

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

ἑλκύω ἕλκω 
helkuo 
Usage: 6

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

References

Context Readings

Partiality Forbidden

5 Listen, my dearly-loved brethren. Has not God chosen those whom the world regards as poor to be rich in faith and heirs of the Kingdom which He has promised to those that love Him? 6 But *you* have put dishonour upon the poor man. Yet is it not the rich who grind you down? Are not they the very people who drag you into the Law courts? -- 7 and the very people who speak evil of the noble Name by which you are called?


Cross References

1 Corinthians 11:22

Why, have you no homes in which to eat and drink? Or do you wish to show your contempt for the Church of God and make those who have no homes feel ashamed? What shall I say to you? Shall I praise you? In this matter I certainly do not praise you.

1 Corinthians 11:22

Why, have you no homes in which to eat and drink? Or do you wish to show your contempt for the Church of God and make those who have no homes feel ashamed? What shall I say to you? Shall I praise you? In this matter I certainly do not praise you.

Acts 8:3

But Saul cruelly harassed the Church. He went into house after house, and, dragging off both men and women, threw them into prison.

Acts 17:6

But, failing to find them, they dragged Jason and some of the other brethren before the magistrates of the city, loudly accusing them. "These men," they said, "who have raised a tumult throughout the Empire, have come here also.

Acts 18:12

But when Gallio became Proconsul of Greece, the Jews with one accord made a dead set at Paul, and brought him before the court.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-13

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-16

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-15

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-7

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6-12

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

James 5:6

You have condemned--you have murdered-- the righteous man: he offers no resistance.

Acts 4:1-3

While they were saying this to the people, the Priests, the Commander of the Temple Guard, and the Sadducees came upon them,

Acts 4:26-28

The kings of the earth came near, and the rulers assembled together against the Lord and against His Anointed.'"

Acts 5:17-18

This roused the High Priest. He and all his party--the sect of the Sadducees--were filled with angry jealousy

Acts 5:26-27

Upon this the Commander went with the officers, and brought the Apostles; but without using violence; for they were afraid of being stoned by the people.

Acts 13:50

But the Jews influenced the gentlewomen of rank who worshipped with them, and also the leading men in the city, and stirred up persecution against Paul and Barnabas and drove them out of the district.

Acts 16:19-20

But when her owners saw that their hopes of gain were gone, they seized Paul and Silas and dragged them off to the magistrates in the public square.

James 2:3

and you pay court to the one who wears the fine clothes, and say, "Sit here; this is a good place;" while to the poor man you say, "Stand there, or sit on the floor at my feet;"

James 5:4

I tell you that the pay of the labourers who have gathered in your crops--pay which you are keeping back--is calling out against you; and the outcries of those who have been your reapers have entered into the ears of the Lord of the armies of Heaven.

John 8:49

"I am not possessed by a demon," replied Jesus. "On the contrary I honour my Father, and you dishonour me.

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