Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

He answered them, "The person who has two coats must share with the one who doesn't have any, and the person who has food must do the same."

New American Standard Bible

And he would answer and say to them, "The man who has two tunics is to share with him who has none; and he who has food is to do likewise."

King James Version

He answereth and saith unto them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath meat, let him do likewise.

Holman Bible

He replied to them, “The one who has two shirts must share with someone who has none, and the one who has food must do the same.”

A Conservative Version

And having answered, he says to them, He who has two coats, let him share with him not having, and he who has food, let him do likewise.

American Standard Version

And he answered and said unto them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath food, let him do likewise.

Amplified

And he replied to them, He who has two tunics (undergarments), let him share with him who has none; and he who has food, let him do it the same way.

An Understandable Version

And he answered them, "The person who has two coats should give [one of them] to the person who does not have any; and the person who has food should do the same thing."

Anderson New Testament

He answered and said to them: He that has two coats, let him give to him that has none; and he that has food, let him do likewise.

Bible in Basic English

And he made answer and said to them, He who has two coats, let him give to him who has not even one; and he who has food, let him do the same.

Common New Testament

And he answered them, "He who has two tunics, let him share with him who has none; and he who has food, let him do likewise."

Daniel Mace New Testament

he answer'd them, let him that hath two coats give one to him that hath none; and let him that has plenty of provisions act in like manner.

Darby Translation

And he answering says to them, He that has two body-coats, let him give to him that has none; and he that has food, let him do likewise.

Godbey New Testament

And responding he says to them, Let the one having two coats, give to him having none, and let the one having food do likewise.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he answered, "The man who has two shirts must share with the man who has none, and the man who has food must do the same."

John Wesley New Testament

He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath meat, let him do likewise.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He answered and said unto them, He that has two coats, let him impart to him that has none; and he that has food, let him do likewise.

Julia Smith Translation

And he having answered, says to them, He having two coats, let him impart to him having none; and he having food, let him do likewise.

King James 2000

He answered and said unto them, He that has two coats, let him impart to him that has none; and he that has food, let him do likewise.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he answered [and] said to them, "The one who has two tunics must share with the one who does not have [one], and the one who has food must do likewise."

Modern King James verseion

He answered and said to them, He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. And he who has food, let him do likewise.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He answered and said unto them, "He that hath two coats, let him part with him that hath none: And he that hath meat, let him do likewise."

Moffatt New Testament

He replied, "Let everyone who possesses two shirts share with him who has none, and let him who has food do likewise."

Montgomery New Testament

"If you have two shirts share with him who has none; and let him who has food do the same."

NET Bible

John answered them, "The person who has two tunics must share with the person who has none, and the person who has food must do likewise."

New Heart English Bible

He answered them, "He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. He who has food, let him do likewise."

Noyes New Testament

He answered and said to them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath food, let him do likewise.

Sawyer New Testament

And he answered and said to them, Let him that has two coats give to him that has none; and let him that has food do the same.

The Emphasized Bible

And, answering, he said unto them - He that hath two tunics, let him share with him that hath none, and, he that hath food, in like manner, let him be doing.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he answering said to them, He that hath two coats, let him give to him that hath none; and he that hath provisions, let him do in like manner.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Let the man who has two coats," answered John, "share with him who has none; and the man who has food do the same."

Webster

He answereth and saith to them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath provisions, let him do likewise.

Weymouth New Testament

"Let the man who has two coats," he answered, "give one to the man who has none; and let the man who has food share it with others."

Williams New Testament

He answered them, "The man who has two shirts must share with him who has none, and the man who has food must do the same."

World English Bible

He answered them, "He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. He who has food, let him do likewise."

Worrell New Testament

And he, answering, said to them, "Let him who has two coats share with him who has none; and let him who has food do likewise."

Worsley New Testament

And he saith unto them, Let him that hath two coats, give one to him that hath none, and let him that hath food do the like.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he answering saith to them, 'He having two coats -- let him impart to him having none, and he having victuals -- in like manner let him do.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

and
δέ 
De 

but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 2184
Usage: 0

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

He that hath
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

two
δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

χιτών 
Chiton 
Usage: 7

μεταδίδωμι 
metadidomi 
Usage: 5

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

he that hath
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

βρῶμα 
Broma 
Usage: 15

let him do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

John The Baptist Begins His Ministry

10 The crowds kept asking him, "What, then, should we do?" 11 He answered them, "The person who has two coats must share with the one who doesn't have any, and the person who has food must do the same." 12 Even some tax collectors came to be baptized. They asked him, "Teacher, what should we do?"


Cross References

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, your majesty, may my advice be acceptable to you: Stop your sinning, do what's right, and put a stop to your wickedness by showing kindness to the oppressed. Perhaps your tranquility will continue."

Luke 18:22

When Jesus heard this, he told him, "You still need to do one thing. Sell everything you have and give the money to the destitute, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come back and follow me."

1 Timothy 6:18

They are to do good, to be rich in good actions, to be generous, and to share.

1 John 3:17

Whoever has earthly possessions and notices a brother in need and yet withholds his compassion from him, how can the love of God be present in him?

Isaiah 58:7-11

Isn't it to share your bread with the hungry, and to bring the homeless poor into your house; when you see the naked, to cover him with clothing, and not to raise yourself up from your own flesh and blood?"

Matthew 25:40

The king will answer them, "I tell all of you with certainty, since you did it for one of the least important of these brothers of mine, you did it for me.'

Mark 14:5-8

This perfume could have been sold for more than 300 denarii and the money given to the destitute." So they got extremely angry with her.

Luke 11:41

So give what is inside to the poor, and then everything will be clean for you.

Luke 19:8

Later, Zacchaeus stood up and announced to the Lord, "Look! I'm giving half of my possessions to the destitute, and if I have accused anyone falsely, I'm repaying four times as much as I owe."

John 13:29

Some thought that, since Judas had the moneybag, Jesus was telling him to buy what they needed for the festival or to give something to the destitute.

Acts 10:2

He was a devout man who feared God, as did everyone in his home. He gave many gifts to the poor among the people and always prayed to God.

Acts 10:4

He stared at the angel in terror and asked, "What is it, Lord?"

Acts 10:31

and said, "Cornelius, your prayer has been heard. God has remembered your gifts to the poor,

2 Corinthians 8:3-14

I can testify that by their own free will they have given to the utmost of their ability, yes, even beyond their ability.

Hebrews 6:10

For God is not so unjust as to forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have ministered to the saints and continue to minister to them.

James 1:27

A religion that is pure and stainless according to God the Father is this: to take care of orphans and widows who are suffering, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.

James 2:15-26

Suppose a brother or sister does not have any clothes or daily food

1 John 4:20

Whoever says, "I love God," but hates his brother is a liar. The one who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love the God whom he has not seen.

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