Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

While they were eating, Jesus took a loaf of bread and blessed it. Then he broke it in pieces and handed it to them, saying, "Take some. This is my body."

New American Standard Bible

While they were eating, He took some bread, and after a blessing He broke it, and gave it to them, and said, "Take it; this is My body."

King James Version

And as they did eat, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

Holman Bible

As they were eating, He took bread, blessed and broke it, gave it to them, and said, “Take it; this is My body.”

A Conservative Version

And as they were eating, Jesus having taken bread, having blessed, he broke in pieces, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat, this is my body.

American Standard Version

And as they were eating, he took bread, and when he had blessed, he brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take ye: this is my body.

Amplified

And while they were eating, He took a loaf [of bread], praised God and gave thanks and asked Him to bless it to their use. [Then] He broke [it] and gave to them and said, Take. Eat. This is My body.

An Understandable Version

And as they were eating He took a [small] loaf of bread, and when He had asked God's blessing on it, He broke it and gave [pieces] to His disciples and said, "Take this, it is [i.e., represents] my [physical] body."

Anderson New Testament

And while they were eating, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and broke it, and gave it to them, and said: Take, eat; this is my body.

Bible in Basic English

And while they were taking food, he took bread, and after blessing it, he gave the broken bread to them, and said, Take it: this is my body.

Common New Testament

And as they were eating, Jesus took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them and said, "Take; this is my body."

Daniel Mace New Testament

When they had been eating, Jesus took bread, and having given thanks, he brake it, and gave it to them, and said, take it, this represents my body.

Darby Translation

And as they were eating, Jesus, having taken bread, when he had blessed, broke it, and gave it to them, and said, Take this: this is my body.

Godbey New Testament

And they eating, Jesus having taken the bread, blessing it, broke, and gave it to them, and said, Take it: this is my body.

Goodspeed New Testament

As they were eating, he took a loaf and blessed it, and he broke it in pieces and gave it to them saying, "Take this. It is my body."

John Wesley New Testament

And as they ate, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And as they were eating, Jesus took bread and, blessing it, broke it and gave to them and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

Julia Smith Translation

And they eating, Jesus having taken bread, having praised, brake, and gave them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

King James 2000

And as they did eat, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and broke it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [while] they were eating, he took bread [and], [after] giving thanks, he broke [it] and gave [it] to them and said, "Take [it], this is my body."

Modern King James verseion

And as they ate, Jesus took a loaf and blessed and broke it, and He gave to them and said, Take, eat; this is My body.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as they ate, Jesus took bread, blessed and brake it and gave it to them and said, "Take, eat; This is my body."

Moffatt New Testament

And as they were eating he took a loaf, and after the blessing he broke and gave it to them, saying, "Take this, it means my body."

Montgomery New Testament

And as they were eating he took bread, and after the blessing, broke it, and gave it to them, saying, "Take it, this is my body."

NET Bible

While they were eating, he took bread, and after giving thanks he broke it, gave it to them, and said, "Take it. This is my body."

New Heart English Bible

As they were eating, he took bread, and when he had blessed, he broke it, and gave to them, and said, "Take; this is my body."

Noyes New Testament

And as they were eating, he took a loaf, and blessed, and broke it, and gave it to them, and said, Take; this is my body.

Sawyer New Testament

And as they eat he took the bread, and having blessed, broke and, gave to them, and said, Take, this is my body.

The Emphasized Bible

And, as they were eating, taking a loaf, he blessed and brake, and gave unto them, and said - Take! this, is, my body;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And as they were eating, Jesus taking a loaf, when he had blessed, brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat; this is my body.

Twentieth Century New Testament

While they were eating, Jesus took some bread, and, after saying the blessing, broke it, and gave it to them, and said: "Take it; this is my body."

Webster

And as they were eating, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and broke it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat: this is my body.

Weymouth New Testament

Also during the meal He took a Passover biscuit, blessed it, and broke it. He then gave it to them, saying, "Take this, it is my body."

Williams New Testament

While they were eating, He took a loaf and blessed it and broke it in pieces and gave it to them, saying, "Take this; it is my body."

World English Bible

As they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had blessed, he broke it, and gave to them, and said, "Take, eat. This is my body."

Worrell New Testament

And, as they were eating, having taken bread and blessed it, He broke, and gave to them, and said, "Take ye; this is My body."

Worsley New Testament

And as they were at table, Jesus took bread, and when He had blessed it He brake it, and gave it to them, and said, Take, eat, This is my body:

Youngs Literal Translation

And as they are eating, Jesus having taken bread, having blessed, brake, and gave to them, and said, 'Take, eat; this is my body.'

Interlinear

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

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

as they

Usage: 0

ἐσθίω 
Esthio 
Usage: 52

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

ἄρτος 
Artos 
Usage: 61

and blessed
εὐλογέω 
Eulogeo 
Usage: 39

and brake
κλάω 
Klao 
Usage: 13

it, and

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

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

to them

Usage: 0

and

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

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

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

eat
φάγω 
Phago 
Usage: 54

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

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

References

Context Readings

The Lord's Supper

21 For the Son of Man is going away, just as it has been written about him, but how terrible it will be for that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been better for him if he had never been born." 22 While they were eating, Jesus took a loaf of bread and blessed it. Then he broke it in pieces and handed it to them, saying, "Take some. This is my body." 23 Then he took a cup, gave thanks, and gave it to them, and they all drank from it.


Cross References

Matthew 26:26-29

While they were eating, Jesus took a loaf of bread and blessed it. Then he broke it in pieces and handed it to the disciples, saying, "Take this and eat it. This is my body."

Matthew 14:19

Then he ordered the crowds to sit down on the grass. Taking the five loaves and the two fish, he looked up to heaven and blessed them. Then he broke the loaves in pieces and gave them to his disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds.

Mark 14:24

He told them, "This is my blood of the covenant that is being poured out for many people.

Genesis 41:26

The seven healthy cows represent seven years, as do the seven healthy ears. The dreams are identical.

Zechariah 5:7

Look, a round lead cover was being lifted, and there was one woman seated inside the basket!

Mark 6:41

Taking the five loaves and the two fish, he looked up to heaven and blessed them. Then he broke the loaves in pieces and kept giving them to his disciples to set before the people. He also divided the two fish among them all.

Luke 22:18-20

because I tell you, from now on I will never drink the product of the vine until the kingdom of God comes."

Luke 24:30

While he was at the table with them, he took the bread, blessed it, broke it in pieces, and gave it to them.

John 6:23

Other small boats from Tiberias arrived near the place where they had eaten the bread after the Lord had given thanks.

John 6:48-58

I'm the bread of life.

1 Corinthians 10:4

and drank the same spiritual drink, for they drank from the spiritual rock that went with them. That rock was the Messiah.

1 Corinthians 10:16-17

The cup of blessing that we bless is our fellowship in the blood of the Messiah, isn't it? The bread that we break is our fellowship in the body of the Messiah, isn't it?

1 Corinthians 11:23-29

For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you how the Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took a loaf of bread,

Galatians 4:25

Now Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabia and corresponds to present-day Jerusalem, because she is in slavery along with her children.

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