Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Then after he had hugged the children, he tenderly blessed them as he laid his hands on them.

New American Standard Bible

And He took them in His arms and began blessing them, laying His hands on them.

King James Version

And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.

Holman Bible

After taking them in His arms, He laid His hands on them and blessed them.

A Conservative Version

And having embraced them, while laying his hands upon them, he blessed them.

American Standard Version

And he took them in his arms, and blessed them, laying his hands upon them.

Amplified

And He took them [the children up one by one] in His arms and [ fervently invoked a] blessing, placing His hands upon them.

An Understandable Version

Then He lifted up the children into His arms, and placing His hands on them, He asked God's blessing on them.

Anderson New Testament

And he took them in his arms, laid his hands on them, and blessed them.

Bible in Basic English

And he took them in his arms, and gave them a blessing, putting his hands on them.

Common New Testament

And he took them in his arms, put his hands on them and blessed them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then he embraced them, and laying his hand upon them, he gave them his blessing.

Darby Translation

And having taken them in his arms, having laid his hands on them, he blessed them.

Godbey New Testament

And taking them up in His arms, putting His hands on them, He continued to bless them copiously.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he took the children in his arms and laid his hands on them and blessed them.

John Wesley New Testament

And taking them up in his arms, he put his hands upon them and blessed them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And taking them up in his arms and putting his hands upon them, he blessed them.

Julia Smith Translation

And having taken them up in his arms, having put the hands upon them, he praised them.

King James 2000

And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [after] taking [them] into his arms, he blessed them, placing his hands on them.

Modern King James verseion

And taking them up in His arms, He put His hands on them and blessed them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he took them up in his arms, and put his hands upon them, and blessed them.

Moffatt New Testament

Then he put his arms round them, laid his hands on them and blessed them.

Montgomery New Testament

Then he took them in his arms, and laid his hand upon them in blessing.

NET Bible

After he took the children in his arms, he placed his hands on them and blessed them.

New Heart English Bible

And he took them in his arms, laying his hands on them, and blessed them.

Noyes New Testament

And he took them in his arms, and blessed them, laying his hands upon them.

Sawyer New Testament

And he took them in his arms, and laid his hands on them, and blessed them.

The Emphasized Bible

And, folding them in his arms, he was blessing them, having laid his hands upon them.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he took them in his arms, and laying his hand upon them, gave them his benediction.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then he folded the children in his arms, and, placing his hands on them, gave them his blessing.

Webster

And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.

Weymouth New Testament

Then He took them in His arms and blessed them lovingly, one by one, laying His hands upon them.

Williams New Testament

Then He took the little children into His arms, and as He laid His hands upon them one by one, He tenderly blessed them.

World English Bible

He took them in his arms, and blessed them, laying his hands on them.

Worrell New Testament

And, taking them in His arms, He was blessing them, placing His hands upon them.

Worsley New Testament

And He took them in his arms, and put his hands upon them, and blessed them.

Youngs Literal Translation

and having taken them in his arms, having put his hands upon them, he was blessing them.

Interlinear

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

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

he took
ἐναγκαλίζομαι 
Enagkalizomai 
take in arms, take up in arms
Usage: 2




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

up in his arms
ἐναγκαλίζομαι 
Enagkalizomai 
take in arms, take up in arms
Usage: 2

put
τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

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

and blessed
εὐλογέω 
Eulogeo 
Usage: 39

References

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Context Readings

Little Children Brought To Jesus

15 I tell all of you with certainty, whoever doesn't receive the kingdom of God as a little child will never enter it." 16 Then after he had hugged the children, he tenderly blessed them as he laid his hands on them. 17 As Jesus was setting out again, a man ran up to him, knelt down in front of him, and asked him, "Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?"


Cross References

Mark 9:36

Then he took a little child and had him stand among them. He took him in his arms and told them,

Genesis 48:14-16

But Israel stretched out his right hand, laying it on Ephraim's head (he was the younger son) and laying his left hand on Manasseh's head (even though Manasseh was the firstborn).

Deuteronomy 28:3

"Blessed will you be in the city and blessed will you be in the country.

Isaiah 40:11

Like a shepherd, he tends his flock. He gathers the lambs in his arms, carries them close to his heart, and gently leads the mother sheep."

Luke 2:28-34

Simeon took the infant in his arms and praised God, saying,

Luke 24:50-51

Later, he led them out as far as Bethany, lifted up his hands, and blessed them.

John 21:15-17

When they had finished breakfast, Jesus asked Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?" Peter told him, "Yes, Lord, you know that I love you." Jesus told him, "Feed my lambs."

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