Parallel Verses

World English Bible

"But the father said to his servants, 'Bring out the best robe, and put it on him. Put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet.

New American Standard Bible

"But the father said to his slaves, 'Quickly bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand and sandals on his feet;

King James Version

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:

Holman Bible

“But the father told his slaves, ‘Quick! Bring out the best robe and put it on him; put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

International Standard Version

But the father told his servants, "Hurry! Bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

A Conservative Version

But the father said to his bondmen, Bring forth the best robe and clothe him, and give a ring for his hand, and shoes for his feet.

American Standard Version

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth quickly the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:

Amplified

But the father said to his bond servants, Bring quickly the best robe (the festive robe of honor) and put it on him; and give him a ring for his hand and sandals for his feet.

An Understandable Version

But the father said to his slaves, 'Quickly, bring out the best robe and put it on him. And put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

Anderson New Testament

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it- on him, and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet.

Bible in Basic English

But the father said to his servants, Get out the first robe quickly, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet:

Common New Testament

But the father said to his servants, 'Bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand and sandals on his feet.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but the father said to his servants, bring hither the finest robe, and put it on him: put a ring on his finger, and shoes on his feet.

Darby Translation

But the father said to his bondmen, Bring out the best robe and clothe him in it, and put a ring on his hand and sandals on his feet;

Godbey New Testament

And the father said to his servants, Bring hither the first robe, and put it on him; and give a ring to his hand, and sandals to his feet:

Goodspeed New Testament

But his father said to his slaves, 'Make haste and get out the best robe, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet;

John Wesley New Testament

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But the father said to his slaves, Bring forth the best robe and put it on him and put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet

Julia Smith Translation

And the father said to his servants, Bring out the first robe, and clothe him; and give a ring for his hand, and shoes for the feet:

King James 2000

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [his] father said to his slaves, 'Quickly bring out the best robe and put [it] on him, and put a ring on his finger and sandals on [his] feet!

Modern King James verseion

But the father said to his servants, Bring the best robe and put it on him. And put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But his father said to his servants, 'Bring forth that best garment, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet.

Moffatt New Testament

But the father said to his servants, 'Quick, bring the best robe and put it on him, give him a ring for his hand and sandals for his feet,

Montgomery New Testament

"'Fetch the best robe, quick,' said the father to his slaves, 'and put it on him, and give him a ring on his finger, and shoes on his feet.

NET Bible

But the father said to his slaves, 'Hurry! Bring the best robe, and put it on him! Put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet!

New Heart English Bible

"But the father said to his servants, 'Quickly, bring out the best robe, and put it on him. Put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet.

Noyes New Testament

But the father said to his servants, Bring out the best robe, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet.

Sawyer New Testament

But the father said to his servants, Bring out the best robe and put on him; and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet;

The Emphasized Bible

But the father said unto his servants - Quick! bring forth a robe - the best! and put on him, and get out a ring for his hand, and sandals for his feet.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But the father said to his servants, Bring out the best robe, and clothe him; and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet:

Twentieth Century New Testament

But the father turned to his servants and said 'Be quick and fetch a robe--the very best--and put it on him; give him a ring for his finger and sandals for his feet;

Webster

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:

Weymouth New Testament

"But the father said to his servants, "'Fetch a good coat quickly--the best one--and put it on him; and bring a ring for his finger and shoes for his feet.

Williams New Testament

But his father said to his slaves, 'Bring out at once a robe, yes, the finest one, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet;

Worrell New Testament

But the father said to his servants, 'Quickly bring forth a robe, the best, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and sandals on his feet;

Worsley New Testament

But the father said to his servants, bring out the best robe, and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:

Youngs Literal Translation

'And the father said unto his servants, Bring forth the first robe, and clothe him, and give a ring for his hand, and sandals for the feet;

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

the father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

to
πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

his



Usage: 0
Usage: 0

δοῦλος 
Doulos 
Usage: 65

ἐκφέρω 
Ekphero 
Usage: 6

the best
πρῶτος 
Protos 
Usage: 67

στολή 
Stole 
Usage: 5

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

put
ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
put on, clothed with, clothed in, have on, clothe with, be endued, arrayed in, be clothed, vr put on
give, grant, put, show, deliver, make,
Usage: 23
Usage: 254

it on
ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
put on, clothed with, clothed in, have on, clothe with, be endued, arrayed in, be clothed, vr put on
Usage: 23

him

Usage: 0

a ring
δακτύλιος 
Daktulios 
Usage: 0

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

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

ὑπόδημα 
Hupodema 
Usage: 6

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Lost Son

21 The son said to him, 'Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in your sight. I am no longer worthy to be called your son.' 22 "But the father said to his servants, 'Bring out the best robe, and put it on him. Put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet. 23 Bring the fattened calf, kill it, and let us eat, and celebrate;


Cross References

Genesis 41:42

Pharaoh took off his signet ring from his hand, and put it on Joseph's hand, and arrayed him in robes of fine linen, and put a gold chain about his neck,

Revelation 6:11

A long white robe was given to each of them. They were told that they should rest yet for a while, until their fellow servants and their brothers, who would also be killed even as they were, should complete their course.

Esther 3:10

The king took his ring from his hand, and gave it to Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, the Jews' enemy.

Esther 8:2

The king took off his ring, which he had taken from Haman, and gave it to Mordecai. Esther set Mordecai over the house of Haman.

Zechariah 3:3-5

Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and was standing before the angel.

Deuteronomy 33:25

Your bars shall be iron and brass. As your days, so your strength will be.

Psalm 18:33

He makes my feet like deer's feet, and sets me on my high places.

Psalm 45:13

The princess inside is all glorious. Her clothing is interwoven with gold.

Psalm 132:9

Let your priest be clothed with righteousness. Let your saints shout for joy!"

Psalm 132:16

Her priests I will also clothe with salvation. Her saints will shout aloud for joy.

Song of Songs 7:1

How beautiful are your feet in sandals, prince's daughter! Your rounded thighs are like jewels, the work of the hands of a skillful workman.

Isaiah 61:10

I will greatly rejoice in Yahweh, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of salvation, he has covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Ezekiel 16:9-13

Then washed I you with water; yes, I thoroughly washed away your blood from you, and I anointed you with oil.

Matthew 22:11-12

But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who didn't have on wedding clothing,

Romans 3:22

even the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ to all and on all those who believe. For there is no distinction,

Romans 8:15

For you didn't receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption, by whom we cry, "Abba! Father!"

Romans 13:14

But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, for its lusts.

Galatians 3:27

For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ.

Galatians 4:5-6

that he might redeem those who were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of children.

Ephesians 1:13-14

in whom you also, having heard the word of the truth, the Good News of your salvation -- in whom, having also believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise,

Ephesians 4:22-24

that you put away, as concerning your former way of life, the old man, that grows corrupt after the lusts of deceit;

Ephesians 6:15

and having fitted your feet with the preparation of the Good News of peace;

Revelation 2:17

He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the assemblies. To him who overcomes, to him I will give of the hidden manna, and I will give him a white stone, and on the stone a new name written, which no one knows but he who receives it.

Revelation 3:4-5

Nevertheless you have a few names in Sardis that did not defile their garments. They will walk with me in white, for they are worthy.

Revelation 3:18

I counsel you to buy from me gold refined by fire, that you may become rich; and white garments, that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness may not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes, that you may see.

Revelation 7:9

After these things I looked, and behold, a great multitude, which no man could number, out of every nation and of all tribes, peoples, and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, dressed in white robes, with palm branches in their hands.

Revelation 7:13-14

One of the elders answered, saying to me, "These who are arrayed in white robes, who are they, and from where did they come?"

Revelation 19:8

It was given to her that she would array herself in bright, pure, fine linen: for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.

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