Parallel Verses

Amplified

And He said to them, Do you not discern and understand this parable? How then is it possible for you to discern and understand all the parables?

New American Standard Bible

And He said to them, "Do you not understand this parable? How will you understand all the parables?

King James Version

And he said unto them, Know ye not this parable? and how then will ye know all parables?

Holman Bible

Then He said to them: “Don’t you understand this parable? How then will you understand any of the parables?

International Standard Version

Then he told them, "You don't understand this parable, so how can you understand any of the parables?

A Conservative Version

And he says to them, Do ye not know this parable? And how will ye understand all the parables?

American Standard Version

And he saith unto them, Know ye not this parable? and how shall ye know all the parables?

An Understandable Version

And Jesus continued to speak to them, "Do you not know what this parable means? Then how can you understand any of the other parables?

Anderson New Testament

And he said to them: Do you not understand this parable? And how then will you understand all parables?

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, If you are not clear about this story, how will you be clear about the others?

Common New Testament

And he said to them, "Do you not understand this parable? How then will you understand all the parables?

Daniel Mace New Testament

but if, said he, you don't comprehend this easy parable, how can ye understand any of the rest?

Darby Translation

And he says to them, Do ye not know this parable? and how will ye be acquainted with all the parables?

Godbey New Testament

And He says to them, Do you not understand this parable? and how will you know all parables?

Goodspeed New Testament

And Jesus said, "If you do not understand this figure, then how will you understand my other figures?

John Wesley New Testament

And he saith to them, Know ye not this parable? How then will ye know all parables?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto them, Know ye not this parable? How then will ye understand all the parables?

Julia Smith Translation

And he says to them, Know ye not this parable? and how will ye know all parables?

King James 2000

And he said unto them, Know you not this parable? and how then will you know all parables?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to them, "Do you not understand this parable? And how will you understand all the parables?

Modern King James verseion

And He said to them, Do you not know this parable? And how then will you know all parables?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto them, "Perceive ye not this similitude? How then should ye understand all other similitudes?

Moffatt New Testament

And he said to them, "You do not understand this parable? Then how are you to understand the other parables?

Montgomery New Testament

"You do not understand this parable," said Jesus. "Then how will you understand the other parables?

NET Bible

He said to them, "Don't you understand this parable? Then how will you understand any parable?

New Heart English Bible

And he said to them, "Do you not understand this parable? How will you understand all of the parables?

Noyes New Testament

And he saith to them, Know ye not this parable? and how will ye know all the parables?

Sawyer New Testament

And he said to them, Do you not know this parable? How then will you know all parables?

The Emphasized Bible

And he saith unto them - Know ye not this parable? How then will ye get to know all the parables?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he saith to them, Know ye not this parable? and how will ye know all parables?

Twentieth Century New Testament

You do not know the meaning of this parable!" he went on; "Then how will you understand all the other parables?

Webster

And he said to them, Know ye not this parable? and how then will ye know all parables?

Weymouth New Testament

"Do you all miss the meaning of this parable?" He added; "how then will you understand the rest of my parables?"

Williams New Testament

Then He said to them: "If you do not understand this story, how, indeed, can you understand any of my stories?

World English Bible

He said to them, "Don't you understand this parable? How will you understand all of the parables?

Worrell New Testament

And He saith to them, "Know ye not this parable? And how will ye know all the parables?

Worsley New Testament

Then saith He unto them, Do ye not understand this parable? how then will ye understand all my other parables.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith to them, 'Have ye not known this simile? and how shall ye know all the similes?

Interlinear

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

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

he said
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

Know ye
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

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

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

παραβολή 
Parabole 
Usage: 38

and

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

πῶς 
Pos 
Usage: 65

will ye know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

References

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Sower Interpreted

12 In order that they may [indeed] look and look but not see and perceive, and may hear and hear but not grasp and comprehend, lest haply they should turn again, and it [ their willful rejection of the truth] should be forgiven them. 13 And He said to them, Do you not discern and understand this parable? How then is it possible for you to discern and understand all the parables? 14 The sower sows the Word.


Cross References

Revelation 3:19

Those whom I [dearly and tenderly] love, I tell their faults and convict and convince and reprove and chasten [I discipline and instruct them]. So be enthusiastic and in earnest and burning with zeal and repent [changing your mind and attitude].

Matthew 13:18-23

Listen then to the [meaning of the] parable of the sower:

Matthew 13:51-52

Have you understood all these things [parables] taken together? They said to Him, Yes, Lord.

Matthew 15:15-17

But Peter said to Him, Explain this proverb (this maxim) to us.

Matthew 16:8-9

But Jesus, aware of this, asked, Why are you discussing among yourselves the fact that you have no bread? O you [men, how little trust you have in Me, how] little faith!

Mark 7:17-18

And when He had left the crowd and had gone into the house, His disciples began asking Him about the parable.

Luke 8:11-15

Now the meaning of the parable is this: The seed is the Word of God.

Luke 24:25

And [Jesus] said to them, O foolish ones [sluggish in mind, dull of perception] and slow of heart to believe (adhere to and trust in and rely on) everything that the prophets have spoken!

1 Corinthians 3:1-2

However, brethren, I could not talk to you as to spiritual [men], but as to nonspiritual [men of the flesh, in whom the carnal nature predominates], as to mere infants [in the new life] in Christ [ unable to talk yet!]

Hebrews 5:11-14

Concerning this we have much to say which is hard to explain, since you have become dull in your [spiritual] hearing and sluggish [even slothful in achieving spiritual insight].

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