Parallel Verses

Worsley New Testament

And he said to him, Well done, thou good servant, as thou hast been faithful in a very little, thou shalt be governor over ten cities.

New American Standard Bible

And he said to him, ‘Well done, good slave, because you have been faithful in a very little thing, you are to be in authority over ten cities.’

King James Version

And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.

Holman Bible

“‘Well done, good slave!’ he told him. ‘Because you have been faithful in a very small matter, have authority over 10 towns.’

International Standard Version

The king told him, "Well done, good servant! Because you have been trustworthy in a very small thing, take charge of ten cities.'

A Conservative Version

And he said to him, Well, thou good bondman. Because thou became faithful in the least, be thou having authority over ten cities.

American Standard Version

And he said unto him, Well done, thou good servant: because thou wast found faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.

Amplified

And he said to him, ‘Well done, good servant! Because you proved yourself faithful and trustworthy in a very little thing, you shall [now] have authority over ten cities [in my kingdom].’

An Understandable Version

And the gentleman replied, 'Well done, you are a good slave. Because you have proven trustworthy over a [relatively] very small matter, you will [now] have charge over ten towns.'

Anderson New Testament

And he said to him: Well done, good servant; because you have been faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to him, You have done well, O good servant: because you have done well in a small thing you will have authority over ten towns.

Common New Testament

And he said to him, 'Well done, good servant! Because you have been faithful in a very little, be in authority over ten cities.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

he answer'd, honest servant, that's well: since your industry has made so much of so little, I give you the government of ten cities.

Darby Translation

And he said to him, Well done, thou good bondman; because thou hast been faithful in that which is least, be thou in authority over ten cities.

Godbey New Testament

And he said to him, Well done, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in the least, have thou authority over ten cities.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he said to him, 'Well done, my excellent slave! You have proved trustworthy about a very small amount, you shall be governor of ten towns.'

John Wesley New Testament

And he said to him, Well done, good servant; because thou hast been faithful in a very little, be thou governor over ten cities.

Julia Smith Translation

And he said to him, Well, good servant: because thou west faithful in the least, be thou having power over ten cities.

King James 2000

And he said unto him, Well done, good servant: because you have been faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to him, 'Well done, good slave! Because you have been faithful in a very small thing, {have authority} over ten cities.'

Modern King James verseion

And he said to him, Well done, good servant, because you have been faithful in a least thing, have authority over ten cities.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto him, 'Well good servant, because thou wast faithful in a very little thing; Take thou authority over ten cities.'

Moffatt New Testament

'Capital,' he said, 'you excellent servant! because you have proved trustworthy in a trifle, you are placed over ten towns.'

Montgomery New Testament

"And he said to him, 'Well done, good slave! Because you have been faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.'

NET Bible

And the king said to him, 'Well done, good slave! Because you have been faithful in a very small matter, you will have authority over ten cities.'

New Heart English Bible

"He said to him, 'Well done, you good servant. Because you were found faithful with very little, you shall have authority over ten cities.'

Noyes New Testament

And he said to him, Well done, good servant! because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.

Sawyer New Testament

And he said to him, Well, good servant; because you have been faithful in the least, have authority over ten cities.

The Emphasized Bible

And he said to him - Well done! good servant. Because, in a very small thing, thou hast been, faithful, have thou authority over, ten cities.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he said unto him, Well done, good servant: because thou hast been faithful in the least matter, hold thou dominion over ten cities.

Twentieth Century New Testament

'Well done, good servant!' exclaimed the master. 'As you have proved trustworthy in a very small matter, I appoint you governor over ten towns.'

Webster

And he said to him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.

Weymouth New Testament

"'Well done, good servant,' he replied; 'because you have been faithful in a very small matter, be in authority over ten towns.'

Williams New Testament

So he said to him, 'Well done, my good slave! Because you have proven dependable in a very small business, be governor of ten cities!'

World English Bible

"He said to him, 'Well done, you good servant! Because you were found faithful with very little, you shall have authority over ten cities.'

Worrell New Testament

And he said to him, 'Well done, good servant; because you were faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.'

Youngs Literal Translation

and he said to him, Well done, good servant, because in a very little thou didst become faithful, be having authority over ten cities.

Interlinear

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

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

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


Usage: 0

εὖ 
Eu 
Usage: 2

thou good
G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

δοῦλος 
Doulos 
Usage: 65

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

thou hast been
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

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

ἐλάχιστος 
Elachistos 
Usage: 5

have thou
ἴσθι 
Isthi 
be thou, be, agree , give thyself wholly to , not tr
Usage: 2

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

ἐπάνω 
Epano 
Usage: 12

ten
δέκα 
Deka 
Usage: 13

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Ten Minas

16 Then came the first and said, Lord, thy pound hath gained ten pounds. 17  And he said to him, Well done, thou good servant, as thou hast been faithful in a very little, thou shalt be governor over ten cities. 18 And the second came, saying, Lord, thy pound hath produced five pounds:


Cross References

Luke 16:10

He, that is faithful in the lest, is faithful also in much: and he, that is unjust in the lest, is unjust also in much.

Matthew 25:21

and his lord said to him, Well done, my good and trusty servant, thou hast been faithful in a few things, I will set thee over many, enter into thy master's joy.

Matthew 25:21

and his lord said to him, Well done, my good and trusty servant, thou hast been faithful in a few things, I will set thee over many, enter into thy master's joy.

Matthew 25:21

and his lord said to him, Well done, my good and trusty servant, thou hast been faithful in a few things, I will set thee over many, enter into thy master's joy.

Luke 22:30

that ye may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and sit upon thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.

Romans 2:29

but he is a Jew who is one inwardly, and circumcision is that of the heart in the spirit, not in the letter: whose praise is not from men, but from God.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Wherefore judge nothing before the time; even until the Lord come, who will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and manifest the counsels of the hearts: and then shall every one have praise from God.

2 Timothy 2:10

Therefore I submit to every thing for the sake of the elect, that they also may obtain the salvation which is by Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.

1 Peter 1:7

That the proof of your faith, which is much more precious than of gold, (that perisheth, though tried by fire) may be found unto praise, and honor, and glory, when Jesus Christ shall be revealed:

1 Peter 5:4

And when the sovereign Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive an unfading crown of glory.

Revelation 2:26-29

And to him that overcometh, and keepeth my works unto the end, will I give power over the nations:

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