Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

For many will come in my name, saying, I am, and they will lead many astray.

New American Standard Bible

Many will come in My name, saying, ‘I am He!’ and will mislead many.

King James Version

For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.

Holman Bible

Many will come in My name, saying, ‘I am He,’ and they will deceive many.

International Standard Version

Many will come in my name and say, "I AM,' and they will deceive many people.

American Standard Version

Many shall come in my name, saying, I am he ; and shall lead many astray.

Amplified

Many will come in My name [misusing My name or claiming to be the Messiah], saying, ‘I am He!’ and will deceive and mislead many.

An Understandable Version

[For] many [false teachers] will come, claiming to be me, and saying, 'I am [the Christ] and they will lead many people astray.

Anderson New Testament

For many will come in my name, saying, I am he, and will deceive many.

Bible in Basic English

People will come in my name, saying, I am he; and a number will be turned from the true way.

Common New Testament

Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he,' and will deceive many.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for many shall come in my name, and say, I am the Messiah; and deceive many.

Darby Translation

For many shall come in my name, saying, It is I, and shall mislead many.

Godbey New Testament

For many will come in my name, saying, I am He; and will deceive many. I

Goodspeed New Testament

Many will come under my name and say 'I am he,' and many will be misled by them.

John Wesley New Testament

For many will come in my name saying, I am Christ, and will deceive many.

Julia Smith Translation

For many shall come in my name, saying, That I am; and they shall lead many astray.

King James 2000

For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am [he],' and they will deceive many.

Modern King James verseion

For many shall come in My name, saying, I AM, and shall deceive many.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For many shall come in my name, saying, 'I am Christ,' and shall deceive many.

Montgomery New Testament

"Be ye watchful lest any one mislead you. Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he,' and will mislead many.

NET Bible

Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he,' and they will mislead many.

New Heart English Bible

Many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he.' and will lead many astray.

Noyes New Testament

Many will come in my name, saying, I am He; and will deceive many.

Sawyer New Testament

for many shall come in my name, saying, I am [the Christ], and shall deceive many.

The Emphasized Bible

For, many, will come on my name, saying, I, am he! and, will deceive, many.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

for many will come in my name, saying, I am the Messiah; and shall deceive many.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Many will take my name, and come saying 'I am He', and will lead many astray.

Webster

For many will come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and will deceive many.

Weymouth New Testament

Many will come assuming my name and saying, 'I am He;' and they will mislead many.

Williams New Testament

Many will come bearing the name of Messiah, and saying, 'I am He,' and they will mislead many.

World English Bible

For many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he!' and will lead many astray.

Worrell New Testament

Many will come in My name, saying, 'I am He', and will lead many astray.

Worsley New Testament

for many shall come in my name saying, I am the Christ, and shall deceive many.

Youngs Literal Translation

for many shall come in my name, saying -- I am he, and many they shall lead astray;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

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

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

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

am
εἰμί 
Eimi 
I am , am, it is I , be, I was , have been, not tr
Usage: 72

Christ and

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

πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive, err, go astray, seduce, wander, be out of the way
Usage: 25

References

Context Readings

Signs Of The End Of The Age

5 And having answered them, Jesus began to say to them, Watch that not any man lead you astray. 6 For many will come in my name, saying, I am, and they will lead many astray. 7 And when ye may hear of wars and rumors of wars, be not alarmed, for it must happen, but the end is not yet.


Cross References

Mark 13:22

For FALSE Christs and FALSE prophets will arise, and will give signs and wonders, in order to lead astray, if possible, even the chosen.

Jeremiah 14:14

Then LORD said to me, The prophets prophesy lies in my name. I did not send them, nor have I commanded them, nor did I speak to them. They prophesy to you a lying vision, and divination, and a thing of naught, and the deceit of the

Jeremiah 23:21-25

I did not send these prophets, yet they ran. I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

Matthew 24:5

For many will come in my name, saying, I am the Christ, and will lead many astray.

Matthew 24:11

And many FALSE prophets will arise, and will lead many astray.

Matthew 24:23-24

Then if any man should say to you, Lo, here is the Christ, or, Here, believe ye not.

John 5:43

I have come in my Father's name, and ye do not accept me. If another man should come in his own name, ye will accept that man.

John 8:24

I said therefore to you that ye will die in your sins. For unless ye believe that I am he, ye will die in your sins.

Acts 5:36-39

For before these days Theudas rose up saying himself to be somebody, to whom a number of men, about four hundred, bonded themselves, who was killed. And all, as many as were persuaded by him, were dispersed and developed into nothi

1 John 4:1

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but examine the spirits, whether they are of God, because many FALSE prophets have gone out into the world.

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