Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The law, and the prophets reigned until the time of John: and since that time, the kingdom of God is preached, and every man striveth to go in.

New American Standard Bible

The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John; since that time the gospel of the kingdom of God has been preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.

King James Version

The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presseth into it.

Holman Bible

“The Law and the Prophets were until John; since then, the good news of the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone is strongly urged to enter it.

International Standard Version

"The Law and the Prophets remained until John. Since then, the good news about the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone entering it is under attack.

A Conservative Version

The law and the prophets were until John. From that time the kingdom of God is proclaimed good-news, and every man in it is treated aggressively.

American Standard Version

The law and the prophets were until John: from that time the gospel of the kingdom of God is preached, and every man entereth violently into it.

Amplified

“The Law and the [writings of the] Prophets were proclaimed until John; since then the gospel of the kingdom of God has been and continues to be preached, and everyone tries forcefully to go into it.

An Understandable Version

The law of Moses and the prophets prophesied [See Matt. 11:13] until [the time of] John [the Immerser]. From that time onward the good news of the [coming] kingdom of God is [being] preached, and everyone is [attempting to] enter it forcibly [i.e., before its appointed time. See Acts 1:6-7].

Anderson New Testament

The law and the prophets were till John. Since that time, the kingdom of God is preached, and every one enters it by force.

Bible in Basic English

The law and the prophets were till John: but then came the preaching of the kingdom of God, and everyone makes his way into it by force.

Common New Testament

The law and the prophets were until John. Since that time the good news of the kingdom of God is preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the law and the prophets were the only rule till John's time: since when, the kingdom of God has been proclaim'd, and all sorts of people strive to be members.

Darby Translation

The law and the prophets were until John: from that time the glad tidings of the kingdom of God are announced, and every one forces his way into it.

Godbey New Testament

The law and the prophets were until John: from that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every one presses into it.

Goodspeed New Testament

Until John came, it was the Law and the Prophets. From that time the Kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone has been crowding into it.

John Wesley New Testament

The law and the Prophets were until John: from that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man forceth into it.

Julia Smith Translation

The law and the prophets until John: from then the kingdom of God announces good news, and every one is forced into it.

King James 2000

The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presses into it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"The law and the prophets [were] until John; from that time [on] the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone is urgently pressed into it.

Modern King James verseion

The Law and the Prophets were until John. Since that time the kingdom of God is proclaimed, and everyone is pressing into it.

Moffatt New Testament

The Law and the prophets lasted till John; since then the good news of the Realm of God is preached, and anyone presses in.

Montgomery New Testament

"The Law and the Prophet lasted until John; since then the gospel of the kingdom of God is preached, and any one presses in.

NET Bible

"The law and the prophets were in force until John; since then, the good news of the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone is urged to enter it.

New Heart English Bible

The Law and the Prophets were until John. From that time the Good News of the Kingdom of God is preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.

Noyes New Testament

The Law and the Prophets were till John; from that time the glad tidings of the kingdom of God have been published, and every one is forcing his way into it.

Sawyer New Testament

The law and the prophets were till John; since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every one presses violently into it.

The Emphasized Bible

The law and the prophets, were until John, - from that time, the good news of the kingdom of God, is being proclaimed, and, everyone, thereinto, is forcing his way.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The law and the prophets were until John: since that the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presseth into it.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The Law and the Prophets sufficed until the time of John. Since then the Good News of the Kingdom of God has been told, and everybody has been forcing his way into it.

Webster

The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presseth into it.

Weymouth New Testament

The Law and the Prophets continued until John came: from that time the Good News of the Kingdom of God has been spreading, and all classes have been forcing their way into it.

Williams New Testament

It was the law and the prophets until John, but ever since that time the good news of the kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everybody has been taking it by storm.

World English Bible

The law and the prophets were until John. From that time the Good News of the Kingdom of God is preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.

Worrell New Testament

"The law and the prophets were until John; from that time the Gospel of the Kingdom of God is proclaimed, and every one presses into it by force!

Worsley New Testament

The law and the prophets continued until John: from that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every one presseth into it.

Youngs Literal Translation

the law and the prophets are till John; since then the reign of God is proclaimed good news, and every one doth press into it;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

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

the prophets
προφήτης 
Prophetes 
Usage: 105

ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

Ἰωάννης 
Ioannes 
John , John , John , John
Usage: 116

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

τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

βιάζω 
Biazo 
Usage: 0

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

References

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Context Readings

Additional Teachings

15 and he said unto them, "Ye are they, which justify yourselves before men: but God knoweth your hearts. For that which is highly esteemed among men is abominable in the sight of God. 16 The law, and the prophets reigned until the time of John: and since that time, the kingdom of God is preached, and every man striveth to go in. 17 Sooner shall heaven and earth perish, than one tittle of the law shall perish.



Cross References

Matthew 3:2

saying, "Repent: the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Matthew 4:17

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, "Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Matthew 4:23

And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healed all manner of sickness and all manner diseases among the people.

Matthew 10:7

Go and preach, saying that the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Matthew 11:9-14

But what went ye out for to see? Went ye out to see a prophet? Yea I say unto you, and more than a prophet.

Matthew 21:32

For John came unto you, in the way of righteousness, and ye believed him not. But the publicans and the harlots believed him. And yet ye, though ye saw it, were not yet moved with repentance; that ye might afterward have believed him.

Mark 1:14

After that John was taken, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God,

Mark 1:45

But he, as soon as he was departed, began to tell many things and to publish the deed, insomuch that Jesus could no more openly enter into the city, but was without in desert places, and they came to him from every quarter.

Luke 7:26-29

But what went ye forth to see? A prophet? Yea I say to you, and more than a prophet.

Luke 9:2

And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to cure the sick.

Luke 10:9

and heal the sick that are there, and say unto them, 'The kingdom of God is come nigh upon you.'

Luke 10:11

Even the very dust, which cleaveth on us of your city, we wipe off against you: Notwithstanding, mark this, that the kingdom of God was come nigh upon you.

Luke 16:29

Abraham said unto him, 'They have Moses and the prophets: let them hear them.'

Luke 16:31

He said unto him, 'If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither will they believe, though one rose from death again.'"

John 1:45

And Philip found Nathaniel, and said unto him, "We have found him of whom Moses, in the law and the prophets, did write: Jesus, the son of Joseph of Nazareth."

John 11:48

If we let him escape thus, all men will believe on him. And the Romans shall come and take away our country and the people."

John 12:19

The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, "Perceive ye, how we prevail nothing? Behold, all the whole world goeth away after him."

Acts 3:18

But those things which God before had showed by the mouth of all his prophets, how that Christ should suffer, he hath thus wise fulfilled it.

Acts 3:24-25

Also all the prophets from Samuel, and thenceforth, as many as have spoken, have in likewise told of these days.

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