Parallel Verses

World English Bible

But he answered them, "My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it."

New American Standard Bible

But He answered and said to them, "My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word of God and do it."

King James Version

And he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are these which hear the word of God, and do it.

Holman Bible

But He replied to them, “My mother and My brothers are those who hear and do the word of God.”

International Standard Version

But he answered those people, "My mother and my brothers are those who hear a message from God and heed it."

A Conservative Version

But having answered, he said to them, My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God and do it.

American Standard Version

But he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are these that hear the word of God, and do it.

Amplified

But He answered them, My mother and My brothers are those who listen to the Word of God and do it!

An Understandable Version

But He replied to them, "My mother and my brothers are those people who hear God's word and obey it."

Anderson New Testament

But he answered and said to them: My mother and my brothers are they that hear the word of God and do it.

Bible in Basic English

But he said to them in answer, My mother and my brothers are those who have knowledge of the word of God and do it.

Common New Testament

But he said to them, "My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and do it."

Daniel Mace New Testament

but he answered them, my mother and brethren are these, who attend to the word of God, and practise it.

Darby Translation

But he answering said to them, My mother and my brethren are those who hear the word of God and do it.

Godbey New Testament

And He responding said to them, My mother and my brothers are the ones hearing the word of God, and doing it.

Goodspeed New Testament

He answered, "My mother and my brothers are those who listen to God's message and obey it!"

John Wesley New Testament

And he answering said to them, My mother and my brethren are these who hear the word of God and keep it.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are those who hear the word of God and do it.

Julia Smith Translation

And he having answered, said unto them, My mother and my brethren are they hearing the word of God, and doing it.

King James 2000

And he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he answered [and] said to them, "These are my mother and my brothers--the ones who hear the word of God and do [it].

Modern King James verseion

And He answered and said to them, My mother and My brothers are those who hear the Word of God and do it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He answered, and said unto them, "My mother and my brethren are these which hear the word of God, and do it."

Moffatt New Testament

But he answered, "My mother and brothers are those who listen to the word of God and obey it."

Montgomery New Testament

"My mother and brothers," he answered, "are those who listen to the word of God and obey it."

NET Bible

But he replied to them, "My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and do it."

New Heart English Bible

But he answered them, "My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it."

Noyes New Testament

And he answering said to them, My mother and my brothers are these, who hear the word of God, and do it.

Sawyer New Testament

And he answered and said to them, My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and perform it.

The Emphasized Bible

But, he, answering, said unto them - My mother and my brethren, are, these - they who, the word of God, are hearing and doing.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then he answered and said to them, My mother and my brethren are they, who hear the word of God, and practise it.

Twentieth Century New Testament

His reply, spoken to them all, was: "My mother and my brothers are those who listen to God's teaching and do what it bids."

Webster

And he answered and said to them, My mother and my brethren are these who hear the word of God, and do it.

Weymouth New Testament

"My mother and my brothers," He replied, "are these who hear God's Message and obey it."

Williams New Testament

Then He answered them, "My mother and my brothers are those who listen to God's message and practice it."

Worrell New Testament

And He, answering, said to them, "My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it."

Worsley New Testament

And He answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are these that hear the word of God and do it.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he answering said unto them, 'My mother and my brethren! they are those who the word of God are hearing, and doing.'

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

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

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

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412


Usage: 0

My
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

μήτηρ 
meter 
Usage: 55

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

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

are
εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

the word
λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

References

Context Readings

Jesus' Mother And Brothers

20 It was told him by some saying, "Your mother and your brothers stand outside, desiring to see you." 21 But he answered them, "My mother and my brothers are these who hear the word of God, and do it." 22 Now it happened on one of those days, that he entered into a boat, himself and his disciples, and he said to them, "Let's go over to the other side of the lake." So they launched out.


Cross References

James 1:22

But be doers of the word, and not only hearers, deluding your own selves.

Matthew 7:21-26

Not everyone who says to me, 'Lord, Lord,' will enter into the Kingdom of Heaven; but he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them. Behold, a voice came out of the cloud, saying, "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Listen to him."

Matthew 25:40

"The King will answer them, 'Most certainly I tell you, inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.'

Matthew 25:45

"Then he will answer them, saying, 'Most certainly I tell you, inasmuch as you didn't do it to one of the least of these, you didn't do it to me.'

Matthew 28:10

Then Jesus said to them, "Don't be afraid. Go tell my brothers that they should go into Galilee, and there they will see me."

Luke 8:15

That in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it tightly, and bring forth fruit with patience.

Luke 11:27-28

It came to pass, as he said these things, a certain woman out of the multitude lifted up her voice, and said to him, "Blessed is the womb that bore you, and the breasts which nursed you!"

John 6:28-29

They said therefore to him, "What must we do, that we may work the works of God?"

John 13:17

If you know these things, blessed are you if you do them.

John 15:14-15

You are my friends, if you do whatever I command you.

John 20:17

Jesus said to her, "Don't hold me, for I haven't yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brothers, and tell them, 'I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.'"

2 Corinthians 5:16

Therefore we know no one after the flesh from now on. Even though we have known Christ after the flesh, yet now we know him so no more.

2 Corinthians 6:18

I will be to you a Father. You will be to me sons and daughters,' says the Lord Almighty."

Hebrews 2:11-13

For both he who sanctifies and those who are sanctified are all from one, for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brothers,

1 John 2:29

If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness is born of him.

1 John 3:22-23

and whatever we ask, we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do the things that are pleasing in his sight.

3 John 1:11

Beloved, don't imitate that which is evil, but that which is good. He who does good is of God. He who does evil hasn't seen God.

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