Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For everyone who asks, receives; and he who seeks, finds; and to him who knocks, it will be opened.

King James Version

For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Holman Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who searches finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

International Standard Version

because everyone who keeps asking will receive, and the person who keeps searching will find, and the person who keeps knocking will have the door opened.

A Conservative Version

For every man who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.

American Standard Version

For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Amplified

For everyone who asks and keeps on asking receives; and he who seeks and keeps on seeking finds; and to him who knocks and keeps on knocking, the door shall be opened.

An Understandable Version

For every person who asks will [certainly] receive; and the one who looks will [certainly] find; and to the person who knocks, the door will [certainly] be opened up.

Anderson New Testament

For every one that asks, receives; and he that seeks, finds; and to him that knocks, it shall be opened.

Bible in Basic English

For to everyone who makes a request, it will be given; and he who is searching will get his desire; and to him who gives the sign, the door will be open.

Common New Testament

For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for every one that asketh, receives: he that seeketh, finds: and he that knocks has admittance.

Darby Translation

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it will be opened.

Godbey New Testament

For every one asking receives; and the one seeking finds; and to the one knocking it shall be opened.

Goodspeed New Testament

For it is always the one who asks who receives, and the one who searches who finds, and the one who knocks to whom the door opens.

John Wesley New Testament

For every one that asketh receiveth, and he that seeketh findeth, and to him that knocketh, it shall be opened.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Julia Smith Translation

For every one asking, receives; and he seeking, finds; and to him knocking, it shall be opened. .

King James 2000

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened.

Modern King James verseion

For everyone who asks receives. And he who seeks finds. And to him who knocks it shall be opened.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For every one that asketh, receiveth: and he that seeketh, findeth: and to him that knocketh shall it be opened.

Moffatt New Testament

for everyone who asks receives, the seeker finds, the door is opened to anyone who knocks.

Montgomery New Testament

"For he that asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks the door shall be opened.

NET Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

New Heart English Bible

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Noyes New Testament

For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and to him that knocketh, the door will be opened.

Sawyer New Testament

for every one that asks, receives; and he that seeks, finds; and to him that knocks, it shall be opened.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For every one who asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For he that asks receives, he that searches finds, and to him that knocks the door shall be opened.

Webster

For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and to him that knocketh, the door shall be opened.

Weymouth New Testament

For every one who asks, receives; and he who seeks, finds; and to him who knocks, the door shall be opened.

Williams New Testament

For everyone who keeps on asking, receives; and the one who keeps on seeking, finds; and to the one who keeps on knocking, the door will open.

World English Bible

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Worrell New Testament

for every one who asks receives; and he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks it shall be opened.

Worsley New Testament

For every one that asketh receiveth, and he that seeketh findeth, and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Youngs Literal Translation

for every one who is asking doth receive; and he who is seeking doth find; and to him who is knocking it shall be opened.

Interlinear

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

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

and



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

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

κρούω 
Krouo 
Usage: 2

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Luke 11:10

References

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Ask, Seek, Knock

9 "So I say to you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. 10 "For everyone who asks, receives; and he who seeks, finds; and to him who knocks, it will be opened. 11 "Now suppose one of you fathers is asked by his son for a fish; he will not give him a snake instead of a fish, will he?


Cross References

Psalm 31:22

As for me, I said in my alarm, "I am cut off from before Your eyes"; Nevertheless You heard the voice of my supplications When I cried to You.

Lamentations 3:8

Even when I cry out and call for help, He shuts out my prayer.

Lamentations 3:18

So I say, "My strength has perished, And so has my hope from the LORD."

Lamentations 3:54-58

Waters flowed over my head; I said, "I am cut off!"

Jonah 2:2-8

and he said, "I called out of my distress to the LORD, And He answered me I cried for help from the depth of Sheol; You heard my voice.

Luke 18:1

Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,

James 4:3

You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.

James 5:11

We count those blessed who endured You have heard of the endurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord's dealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.

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