Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

For the nations of the world go in search of all these things: but your Father has knowledge that you have need of them.

New American Standard Bible

"For all these things the nations of the world eagerly seek; but your Father knows that you need these things.

King James Version

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Holman Bible

For the Gentile world eagerly seeks all these things, and your Father knows that you need them.

International Standard Version

because it is the unbelievers who are concerned about all these things. Surely your Father knows that you need them!

A Conservative Version

For the nations of the world seek all these things, and your Father knows that ye have need of these things.

American Standard Version

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: but your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Amplified

For all the pagan world is [greedily] seeking these things, and your Father knows that you need them.

An Understandable Version

For all these things are what the [unconverted] nations of the world keep trying to get. But your Father [already] knows you need these things.

Anderson New Testament

For all these things the nations of the world seek after; but your Father knows that you have need of these things.

Common New Testament

For all the nations of the world seek after these things, and your Father knows that you need them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for it is enough that the Gentiles are so concern'd about these things: as for you, your father is acquainted with all your wants.

Darby Translation

for all these things do the nations of the world seek after, and your Father knows that ye have need of these things;

Godbey New Testament

for the heathens of the world are seeking after all these things: but your Father knows that you have need of these things.

Goodspeed New Testament

For these are all things the nations of the world are in pursuit of, and your Father knows well that you need them.

John Wesley New Testament

For the nations of the world seek all these things; and your Father knoweth that ye need these things.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For all these things do the Gentiles of the world seek after, and your Father knows that ye have need of these things.

Julia Smith Translation

For all these things the nations of the world seek for: and your Father knows that ye have need of these.

King James 2000

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: and your Father knows that you have need of these things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For all the nations of the world seek after these [things], and your Father knows that you need these [things].

Modern King James verseion

For all these things the nations of the world seek after, and your Father knows that you have need of these things.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for all such things the heathen people of the world seek for. Your father knoweth that ye have need of such things.

Moffatt New Testament

pagans make food and drink their aim in life, but your Father knows quite well you need that;

Montgomery New Testament

"For all these things the nations of the world are seeking; but your Father knows that you have need of these things.

NET Bible

For all the nations of the world pursue these things, and your Father knows that you need them.

New Heart English Bible

For the nations of the world seek after all of these things, but your Father knows that you need these things.

Noyes New Testament

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after; and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Sawyer New Testament

for all these things do the nations of the world seek; and your Father knows that you need them.

The Emphasized Bible

For, after all these things, do, the nations of the world, seek, - but, your Father, knoweth that ye need these things.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For after all these things are the nations of the world seeking; and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Twentieth Century New Testament

These are the things for which all the nations of the world are seeking, and your Father knows that you need them.

Webster

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Weymouth New Testament

For though the nations of the world pursue these things, as for you, your Father knows that you need them.

Williams New Testament

For all these are the very things the nations of the world are greedily trying to get, and surely your Father well knows that you need them.

World English Bible

For the nations of the world seek after all of these things, but your Father knows that you need these things.

Worrell New Testament

for after all these things are the nations of the world seeking; and your Father knoweth that ye need these things.

Worsley New Testament

for all these things the nations of the world seek after; but your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.

Youngs Literal Translation

for all these things do the nations of the world seek after, and your Father hath known that ye have need of these things;

Interlinear

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

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

do
ἐπιζητέω 
Epizeteo 
Usage: 8

the nations
ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

of the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

ἐπιζητέω 
Epizeteo 
Usage: 8

and
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ye have need
χρῄζω 
Chrezo 
Usage: 2

References

Easton

Context Readings

Anxiety

29 And do not give overmuch thought to your food and drink, and let not your mind be full of doubts. 30 For the nations of the world go in search of all these things: but your Father has knowledge that you have need of them. 31 But let your chief care be for his kingdom, and these other things will be given to you in addition.


Cross References

Matthew 6:8

So be not like them; because your Father has knowledge of your needs even before you make your requests to him.

Matthew 6:32

Because the Gentiles go in search of all these things: for your Father in heaven has knowledge that you have need of all these things:

Matthew 5:47

And if you say, Good day, to your brothers only, what do you do more than others? do not even the Gentiles the same?

Matthew 6:1

Take care not to do your good works before men, to be seen by them; or you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.

Matthew 10:20

Because it is not you who say the words, but the Spirit of your Father in you.

Matthew 18:14

Even so it is not the pleasure of your Father in heaven for one of these little ones to come to destruction.

Luke 12:32

Have no fear, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.

John 20:17

Jesus said to her, Do not put your hand on me, for I have not gone up to the Father: but go to my brothers and say to them, I go up to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.

Ephesians 4:17

This I say, then, and give witness in the Lord, that you are to go no longer in the way of the Gentiles whose minds are turned to that which has no profit,

1 Thessalonians 4:5

Not in the passion of evil desires, like the Gentiles, who have no knowledge of God;

1 Peter 4:2-4

So that you may give the rest of your lives in the flesh, not to the desires of men, but to the purpose of God.

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