Parallel Verses

King James Version

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

New American Standard Bible

And Jesus answered him, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live on bread alone.’”

Holman Bible

But Jesus answered him, “It is written: Man must not live on bread alone.

International Standard Version

Jesus answered him, "It is written, "One must not live on bread alone, but on every word of God.'"

A Conservative Version

And Jesus answered, saying to him, It is written, Man will not live on bread alone, but on every saying of God.

American Standard Version

And Jesus answered unto him, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone.

Amplified

Jesus replied to him, “It is written and forever remains written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone.’”

An Understandable Version

But Jesus answered him, "It is written [Deut. 8:3], 'A person is not to live by [eating] bread only.'"

Anderson New Testament

And Jesus answered him, and said: It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

Bible in Basic English

And Jesus made answer to him, It has been said in the Writings, Bread is not man's only need.

Common New Testament

But Jesus answered him, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone.'"

Daniel Mace New Testament

but Jesus answered him, it is written, "man shall not live by bread alone, but by every thing that God appoints."

Darby Translation

And Jesus answered unto him saying, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

Godbey New Testament

And Jesus responded to him, saying; It has been written, That man shall not live upon bread alone, but upon every word of God.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus answered, "The Scripture says, 'Not on bread alone is man to live!' "

John Wesley New Testament

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jesus answered to him saying, It has been written, That not by bread alone shall man live, but by every word of God.

King James 2000

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jesus replied to him, "It is written, 'Man will not live on bread alone.'"

Modern King James verseion

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written that "man shall not live by bread alone, but by every Word of God."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jesus answered him, saying, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread only, but by every word of God.'"

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus replied to him, "It is written, Man is not to live on bread alone."

Montgomery New Testament

And Jesus answered him, saying, "It is written that not by bread alone shall man live."

NET Bible

Jesus answered him, "It is written, 'Man does not live by bread alone.'"

New Heart English Bible

Jesus answered him, saying, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone.'"

Noyes New Testament

And Jesus answered him, It is written, "Not on bread alone shall man live."

Sawyer New Testament

And Jesus answered him, It is written, that man shall not live by bread alone.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jesus made answer unto him - It is written: Not, on bread alone, shall, man, live.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, "Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God."

Twentieth Century New Testament

And Jesus answered him: "Scripture says--'It is not on bread alone that man is to live.'"

Webster

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.

Weymouth New Testament

"It is written," replied Jesus, "'It is not on bread alone that a man shall live.'"

Williams New Testament

But Jesus answered him, "The Scripture says, 'Not on bread alone does man live.'"

World English Bible

Jesus answered him, saying, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.'"

Worrell New Testament

And Jesus made answer to him, "It has been written, 'Not on bread alone shall man live.'"

Worsley New Testament

And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, that man shall not live by bread only, but on every word of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jesus answered him, saying, 'It hath been written, that, not on bread only shall man live, but on every saying of God.'

Interlinear

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

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

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

him

Usage: 0

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

It is written
γράφω 
Grapho 
Usage: 149

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

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

ζάω 
Zao 
live, be alive, alive, quick, lively, not tr, , vr live
Usage: 115

by
ἐπί 
Epi 
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644
Usage: 644

ἄρτος 
Artos 
Usage: 61

μόνος 
Monos 
only, alone, by self
Usage: 30

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ῥῆμα 
Rhema 
word, saying, thing, no thing Trans, not tr
Usage: 57

Context Readings

The Temptation Of Jesus

3 And the devil said unto him, If thou be the Son of God, command this stone that it be made bread. 4 And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God. 5 And the devil, taking him up into an high mountain, shewed unto him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:3

And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.

Luke 4:8

And Jesus answered and said unto him, Get thee behind me, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.

Luke 4:10

For it is written, He shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee:

Ephesians 6:17

And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God:

Exodus 23:25

And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.

Isaiah 8:20

To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.

Jeremiah 49:11

Leave thy fatherless children, I will preserve them alive; and let thy widows trust in me.

Matthew 4:4

But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.

Matthew 6:25-26

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

Matthew 6:31

Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink? or, Wherewithal shall we be clothed?

Luke 22:35

And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing.

John 10:34-35

Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods?

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