Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But he became angry and was not willing to go in; and his father came out and began pleading with him.

King James Version

And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore came his father out, and intreated him.

Holman Bible

“Then he became angry and didn’t want to go in. So his father came out and pleaded with him.

International Standard Version

"Then the older son became angry and wouldn't go into the house. So his father came out and began to plead with him.

A Conservative Version

But he was angry, and would not go in. Therefore, his father having come out, he called him.

American Standard Version

But he was angry, and would not go in: and his father came out, and entreated him.

Amplified

But the elder brother became angry and deeply resentful and was not willing to go in; and his father came out and began pleading with him.

An Understandable Version

But the older son got angry and refused to go into [the house]. So, his father came out and pleaded with him [i.e., to come in and join the celebration].

Anderson New Testament

And he was angry, and would not go in. Then his father went out and entreated him.

Bible in Basic English

But he was angry and would not go in; and his father came out and made a request to him to come in.

Common New Testament

But he was angry and refused to go in. So his father came out and pleaded with him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

upon this he was full of resentment, and refused to go in: and when his father came out to persuade him, he replied to his father,

Darby Translation

But he became angry and would not go in. And his father went out and besought him.

Godbey New Testament

And he was angry, and did not wish to come in: and his father having gone out, continued to intreat him. And responding he said to the father,

Goodspeed New Testament

But he was angry and would not go into the house. And his father came out and urged him.

John Wesley New Testament

But he was angry, and would not go in: therefore his father coming out intreated him.

Julia Smith Translation

And he was angry and would not go in; then his father having come out, besought him.

King James 2000

And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore his father came out, and entreated him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he became angry and did not want to go in. So his father came out [and] began to implore him.

Modern King James verseion

And he was angry and would not go in. Therefore his father came out and entreated him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he was angry, and would not go in. Then came his father out, and entreated him.

Moffatt New Testament

This angered him, and he would not go in. His father came out and tried to appease him,

Montgomery New Testament

"But he was angry and would not go in; so his father came out, and attempted to plead with him; but he said to his father.

NET Bible

But the older son became angry and refused to go in. His father came out and appealed to him,

New Heart English Bible

But he was angry, and would not go in. Therefore his father came out, and begged him.

Noyes New Testament

But he was angry, and would not go in; and his father came out, and entreated him.

Sawyer New Testament

And he was angry, and would not go in; but his father came out and entreated him.

The Emphasized Bible

But he was provoked to anger, and would not go in. And, his father, coming out, began to entreat him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then he was in great wrath, and would not enter the doors: therefore his father came out, and entreated him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

This made him angry, and he would not go in. But his father came out and begged him to do so.

Webster

And he was angry, and would not go in; therefore his father came out, and entreated him.

Weymouth New Testament

"Then he was angry and would not go in. But his father came out and entreated him.

Williams New Testament

So he became angry and would not go into the house. Then his father came out and began to plead with him.

World English Bible

But he was angry, and would not go in. Therefore his father came out, and begged him.

Worrell New Testament

But he was angry, and was not willing to go in; but his father, coming out, kept entreating him.

Worsley New Testament

Therefore his father came out and desired him.

Youngs Literal Translation

'And he was angry, and would not go in, therefore his father, having come forth, was entreating him;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he was angry
ὀργίζω 
Orgizo 
be angry, be wroth
Usage: 3

and

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

θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would, will/would have, desire, desirous, list, to will,
Usage: 136

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

go in
εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ἐξέρχομαι 
Exerchomai 
go out, come, depart, go, go forth, come out, come forth,
Usage: 164

his

Usage: 0

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

out
ἐξέρχομαι 
Exerchomai 
go out, come, depart, go, go forth, come out, come forth,
Usage: 164

and intreated
παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

References

American

Hastings

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Lost Son

27 And he said to him, ‘Your brother has come, and your father has killed the fattened calf because he has received him back safe and sound.’ 28 But he became angry and was not willing to go in; and his father came out and began pleading with him. 29 But he answered and said to his father, ‘Look! For so many years I have been serving you and I have never neglected a command of yours; and yet you have never given me a young goat, so that I might celebrate with my friends;


Cross References

Genesis 4:5-7

but for Cain and for his offering He had no regard. So Cain became very angry and his countenance fell.

1 Samuel 18:8

Then Saul became very angry, for this saying displeased him; and he said, “They have ascribed to David ten thousands, but to me they have ascribed thousands. Now what more can he have but the kingdom?”

1 Samuel 17:28

Now Eliab his oldest brother heard when he spoke to the men; and Eliab’s anger burned against David and he said, “Why have you come down? And with whom have you left those few sheep in the wilderness? I know your insolence and the wickedness of your heart; for you have come down in order to see the battle.”

Isaiah 65:5

“Who say, ‘Keep to yourself, do not come near me,
For I am holier than you!’
These are smoke in My nostrils,
A fire that burns all the day.

Isaiah 66:5

Hear the word of the Lord, you who tremble at His word:
“Your brothers who hate you, who exclude you for My name’s sake,
Have said, ‘Let the Lord be glorified, that we may see your joy.’
But they will be put to shame.

Jonah 4:1-4

But it greatly displeased Jonah and he became angry.

Jonah 4:9

Then God said to Jonah, “Do you have good reason to be angry about the plant?” And he said, “I have good reason to be angry, even to death.”

Matthew 20:11

When they received it, they grumbled at the landowner,

Luke 5:30

The Pharisees and their scribes began grumbling at His disciples, saying, “Why do you eat and drink with the tax collectors and sinners?”

Luke 7:39

Now when the Pharisee who had invited Him saw this, he said to himself, “If this man were a prophet He would know who and what sort of person this woman is who is touching Him, that she is a sinner.”

Luke 13:34

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not have it!

Luke 15:2

Both the Pharisees and the scribes began to grumble, saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.”

Luke 24:47

and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Acts 13:45

But when the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and began contradicting the things spoken by Paul, and were blaspheming.

Acts 13:50

But the Jews incited the devout women of prominence and the leading men of the city, and instigated a persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and drove them out of their district.

Acts 14:2

But the Jews who disbelieved stirred up the minds of the Gentiles and embittered them against the brethren.

Acts 14:19

But Jews came from Antioch and Iconium, and having won over the crowds, they stoned Paul and dragged him out of the city, supposing him to be dead.

Acts 22:21-22

And He said to me, ‘Go! For I will send you far away to the Gentiles.’

Romans 10:19

But I say, surely Israel did not know, did they? First Moses says,
I will make you jealous by that which is not a nation,
By a nation without understanding will I anger you.”

2 Corinthians 5:20

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

hindering us from speaking to the Gentiles so that they may be saved; with the result that they always fill up the measure of their sins. But wrath has come upon them to the utmost.

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