Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

Jesus said to him, "Is it because you have seen me, Thomas, that you believe? Blessed be those who believe, even though they have not seen me!"

New American Standard Bible

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen Me, have you believed? Blessed are they who did not see, and yet believed."

King James Version

Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Holman Bible

Jesus said, “Because you have seen Me, you have believed. Those who believe without seeing are blessed.”

International Standard Version

Jesus told him, "Is it because you've seen me that you have believed? How blessed are those who have never seen me and yet have believed!"

A Conservative Version

Jesus says to him, Because thou have seen me, thou have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen, and have believed.

American Standard Version

Jesus saith unto him, Because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Amplified

Jesus said to him, Because you have seen Me, Thomas, do you now believe (trust, have faith)? Blessed and happy and to be envied are those who have never seen Me and yet have believed and adhered to and trusted and relied on Me.

An Understandable Version

Jesus said to him, "Have you believed [that I am alive] because you have seen me? Those who have not seen me and yet believe are [even more] blessed."

Anderson New Testament

Jesus said to him: Because you have seen me you have believed: blessed are they who, though they have not seen, yet have believed.

Bible in Basic English

Jesus said to him, Because you have seen me you have belief: a blessing will be on those who have belief though they have not seen me!

Common New Testament

Jesus said to him, "Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed."

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus said to him, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they who have not seen, and yet have believed.

Darby Translation

Jesus says to him, Because thou hast seen me thou hast believed: blessed they who have not seen and have believed.

Godbey New Testament

Jesus says to him, Because you have seen me, you have believed: happy are those not seeing, and believing.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus said to him, "Is it because you have seen me that you believe? Blessed be those who believe without having seen me!"

John Wesley New Testament

Jesus saith to him, Because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: happy are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Jesus said unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed; blessed are those that have not seen and yet have believed.

Julia Smith Translation

Jesus says to him, Because thou bast seen me, Thomas, thou hast believed: happy they not having seen, and having believed.

King James 2000

Jesus said unto him, Thomas, because you have seen me, you have believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen me, have you believed? Blessed [are] those who have not seen and have believed."

Modern King James verseion

Jesus said to him, Thomas, because you have seen Me you have believed. Blessed are they who have not seen and have believed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jesus said unto him, "Thomas, because thou hast seen me, therefore hast thou believest: Happy are they that have not seen, and yet believe."

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus said to him, "You believe because you have seen me? Blessed be those who believe though they have never seen me."

Montgomery New Testament

"Because you have seen me, Thomas, you have believed," Jesus told him. "Blessed are those who, without seeing, yet believed."

NET Bible

Jesus said to him, "Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are the people who have not seen and yet have believed."

New Heart English Bible

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen, and have believed."

Noyes New Testament

Jesus saith to him, Because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed; blessed are they who have not seen, and yet have believed.

Sawyer New Testament

Jesus said to him, Because you have seen me you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and believed.

The Emphasized Bible

Jesus saith unto him - Because thou hast seen me, hast thou believed? Happy, they who have not seen, and yet have believed!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Jesus saith to him, Because thou hast seen me, Thomas, hast thou believed: blessed are they who though they have not seen me, yet have believed.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Is it because you have seen me that you have believed?" said Jesus. "Blessed are they who have not seen, and yet have believed!"

Webster

Jesus saith to him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Weymouth New Testament

"Because you have seen me," replied Jesus, "you have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed."

World English Bible

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen, and have believed."

Worrell New Testament

Jesus saith to him, "Because you have seen Me, you believe: happy are those who did not see, and yet believed."

Worsley New Testament

Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jesus saith to him, 'Because thou hast seen me, Thomas, thou hast believed; happy those not having seen, and having believed.'

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

Θωμᾶς 
Thomas 
Usage: 11

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

thou hast seen
ὁράω 
Horao 
see, take heed, behold, perceive, not tr
Usage: 36

me
μέ 
me 
me, I, my, not tr
Usage: 122

thou hast believed
πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

and

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 20:29

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Prayers for John 20:29

Context Readings

Thomas Doubts But Later Believes

28 Thomas answered Him, "My Lord and my God!" 29 Jesus said to him, "Is it because you have seen me, Thomas, that you believe? Blessed be those who believe, even though they have not seen me!" 30 Now there are many other wonder-works which Jesus performed in the disciples' presence which are not recorded in this book.


Cross References

1 Peter 1:8

You must continue to love Him, although you have never seen Him, but because you do believe in Him, although you do not now see Him, you must continue to rejoice with an unutterable and triumphant joy,

2 Corinthians 5:7

(for here I live by what I believe and not by what I see),

Luke 1:45

Blessed is she who has believed, for what is promised to her by the Lord will be fulfilled."

John 4:48

Then Jesus said to him, "Unless you see signs and wonders, you will never believe."

John 20:8

So then the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first, went inside and saw, and he came to believe it.

Hebrews 11:1

Now faith is the assurance of the things we hope for, the proof of the reality of the things we cannot see.

Hebrews 11:27

By faith he left Egypt, because he was not afraid of the king's anger, for he persevered as though he were actually seeing Him who is unseen.

Hebrews 11:39

Though all these people by their faith won God's approval, yet none of them received what He had promised,

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