Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And they shall come from the east and west, and from the north and south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

New American Standard Bible

And they will come from east and west and from north and south, and will recline at the table in the kingdom of God.

King James Version

And they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Holman Bible

They will come from east and west, from north and south, and recline at the table in the kingdom of God.

International Standard Version

People will come from east and west, and from north and south, and will eat in the kingdom of God.

A Conservative Version

And they will arrive from the east and west, and from the north and south, and will sit down in the kingdom of God.

Amplified

And people will come from east and west, and from north and south, and they will sit down [and feast at the table] in the kingdom of God.

An Understandable Version

And people will come from the east and west and from the north and south to sit down in the kingdom of God.

Anderson New Testament

And they shall come from the east and the west, and from the north and the south, and shall recline at table in the kingdom of God.

Bible in Basic English

And they will come from the east and from the west, from the north and from the south, and take their places in the kingdom of God.

Common New Testament

And men will come from east and west, and from north and south, and sit at table in the kingdom of God.

Daniel Mace New Testament

yet some shall come from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south, and shall be entertain'd in the kingdom of God.

Darby Translation

And they shall come from east and west, and from north and south, and shall lie down at table in the kingdom of God.

Godbey New Testament

And they will come from the east and west, and the north and south, and will sit down in the kingdom of God.

Goodspeed New Testament

People will come from the east and west and the north and south, and take their places in the Kingdom of God.

John Wesley New Testament

And they shall come from the east and the west, and the north and the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Julia Smith Translation

And they shall come from the risings, and the settings, and from north, and south, and they shall recline in the kingdom of God.

King James 2000

And they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they will come from east and west, and from north and south, and will recline at the table in the kingdom of God.

Modern King James verseion

And they will come from the east and the west, and from the north and the south, and will recline in the kingdom of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Moffatt New Testament

Yes, and people will come from east and west and north and south to their places at the feast within the Realm of God.

Montgomery New Testament

"And people shall come from the Orient and from the Occident, from the north and from the south, and sit down in the kingdom of God.

NET Bible

Then people will come from east and west, and from north and south, and take their places at the banquet table in the kingdom of God.

New Heart English Bible

They will come from the east, west, north, and south, and will sit down in the Kingdom of God.

Noyes New Testament

And from the east and the west and the north and the south will men come, and take their places at table in the kingdom of God.

Sawyer New Testament

And they shall come from the east and west, and from the north and south, and shall recline in the kingdom of God.

The Emphasized Bible

And they shall have come from east and west, and from north and south, and be made recline in the kingdom of God.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And they shall come from the east, and west, and from north, and south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

People will come from East and West, and from North and South, and take their places at the banquet in the Kingdom of God.

Webster

And they will come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and will sit down in the kingdom of God.

Weymouth New Testament

They will come from east and west, from north and south, and will sit down at the banquet in the Kingdom of God.

Williams New Testament

People will come from east and west, from north and south, and take their seats at the feast in the kingdom of God.

World English Bible

They will come from the east, west, north, and south, and will sit down in the Kingdom of God.

Worrell New Testament

And they will come from the east and west, and from the north and south, and shall recline at table in the Kingdom of God.

Worsley New Testament

Yea they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

and they shall come from east and west, and from north and south, and shall recline in the reign of God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

ἥκω 
heko 
Usage: 10

ἀπό 
Apo 
ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490
Usage: 490

the east
ἀνατολή 
Anatole 
Usage: 7

and







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

from the west
δυσμή 
Dusme 
Usage: 1

the north
βοῤῥᾶς 
Borrhas 
Usage: 1

from the south
νότος 
Notos 
Usage: 3

ἀνακλίνω 
Anaklino 
Usage: 5

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

References

Context Readings

The Narrow Door

28 There shall be the weeping and the gnashing of teeth, when ye shall see Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, and all the prophets, in the kingdom of God, and yourselves cast forth without. 29 And they shall come from the east and west, and from the north and south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God. 30 And behold, there are last who shall be first, and there are first who shall be last.


Cross References

Genesis 28:14

And thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south. And in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.

Isaiah 43:6

I will say to the north, Give up; and to the south, Keep not back; bring my sons from far, and my daughters from the end of the earth;

Isaiah 49:6

yea, he saith, It is too light a thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.

Isaiah 54:2-3

Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of thy habitations; spare not: lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy stakes.

Isaiah 66:18-20

For I know their works and their thoughts: the time cometh, that I will gather all nations and tongues; and they shall come, and shall see my glory.

Malachi 1:11

For from the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same my name'shall be great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense'shall be offered unto my name, and a pure offering: for my name'shall be great among the Gentiles, saith Jehovah of hosts.

Matthew 8:11

And I say unto you, that many shall come from the east and the west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven:

Mark 13:27

And then shall he send forth the angels, and shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from the uttermost part of the earth to the uttermost part of heaven.

Acts 28:28

Be it known therefore unto you, that this salvation of God is sent unto the Gentiles: they will also hear.

Ephesians 3:6-8

to wit , that the Gentiles are fellow-heirs, and fellow-members of the body, and fellow-partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,

Colossians 1:6

which is come unto you; even as it is also in all the world bearing fruit and increasing, as it doth in you also, since the day ye heard and knew the grace of God in truth;

Colossians 1:23

if so be that ye continue in the faith, grounded and stedfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel which ye heard, which was preached in all creation under heaven; whereof I Paul was made a minister.

Revelation 7:9-10

After these things I saw, and behold, a great multitude, which no man could number, out of every nation and of all tribes and peoples and tongues, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, arrayed in white robes, and palms in their hands;

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