Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, because I am meek and lowly in heart, and ye will find rest for your souls.

New American Standard Bible

Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

King James Version

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.

Holman Bible

All of you, take up My yoke and learn from Me, because I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for yourselves.

International Standard Version

Place my yoke on you and learn from me, because I am gentle and humble, and you will find rest for your souls,

American Standard Version

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.

Amplified

Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me [following Me as My disciple], for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest (renewal, blessed quiet) for your souls.

An Understandable Version

Accept my reins [on your life], and learn about me, because I am gentle and humble, and [in my service] you will experience rest in your spirits.

Anderson New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls.

Bible in Basic English

Take my yoke on you and become like me, for I am gentle and without pride, and you will have rest for your souls;

Common New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Daniel Mace New Testament

take my yoke upon you, and learn to be meek like me, and of an humble temper: and ye shall enjoy tranquillity of mind.

Darby Translation

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest to your souls;

Godbey New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; because I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest unto your souls.

Goodspeed New Testament

Let my yoke be put upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble-minded, and your hearts will find rest,

John Wesley New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart, and ye shall find rest to your souls.

Julia Smith Translation

Lift up my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and humble in heart; and ye shall find rest to your souls.

King James 2000

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest unto your souls.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Take my yoke on you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Modern King James verseion

Take My yoke on you and learn of Me, for I am meek and lowly in heart, and you shall find rest to your souls.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Take my yoke on you, and learn of me; for I am meek, and lowly of heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.

Moffatt New Testament

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find your souls refreshed;

Montgomery New Testament

"Take my yoke upon you and learn of me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

NET Bible

Take my yoke on you and learn from me, because I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

New Heart English Bible

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you will find rest for your souls.

Noyes New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest for your souls.

Sawyer New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me, for I am meek and lowly in heart, and you shall find rest for your souls;

The Emphasized Bible

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me, - because, meek, am I and lowly, in heart, and ye shall find rest unto your souls;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest to your souls.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly-minded, and 'you shall find rest for your souls';

Webster

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me: for I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest to your souls.

Weymouth New Testament

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Williams New Testament

Put on my yoke, and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls,

World English Bible

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart; and you will find rest for your souls.

Worrell New Testament

Take My yoke upon you, and learn of Me; because I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest for your souls;

Worsley New Testament

Take but my yoke upon you, and learn of me, (for I am meek and lowly in heart,) and ye shall find refreshment to your souls:

Youngs Literal Translation

take up my yoke upon you, and learn from me, because I am meek and humble in heart, and ye shall find rest to your souls,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
αἴρω 
Airo 
take up, take away, take, away with, lift up, bear,
Usage: 52

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

ζυγός 
Zugos 
Usage: 4

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

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

and





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

μανθάνω 
manthano 
Usage: 20

of
ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

me
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me, my, mine
Usage: 36

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

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

πρᾴος 
Praos 
Usage: 0

ταπεινός 
Tapeinos 
Usage: 7

in heart
καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

ye shall find
εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

ἀνάπαυσις 
Anapausis 
rest, rest 9
Usage: 2

ψυχή 
Psuche 
Usage: 62

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

Images Matthew 11:29

Prayers for Matthew 11:29

Context Readings

A Yoke That Is Easy

28 Come to me, all ye who labor and have been burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, because I am meek and lowly in heart, and ye will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is befitting, and my burden is light.


Cross References

Jeremiah 6:16

Thus says LORD, Stand ye in the ways and see. And ask for the old paths where is the good way. And walk in it, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk.

John 13:15

For I have given you an example, so that just as I have done to you ye also should do.

1 John 2:6

He who claims to abide in him he also ought so to walk just as that man walked.

Philippians 2:5

Indeed have this way to think in you, that also was in Christ Jesus,

Zechariah 9:9

Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion. Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem. Behold, thy king comes to thee. He is just, and having salvation, lowly, and riding upon a donkey, even upon a colt the foal of a donkey.

Philippians 2:7-8

But he emptied himself, having taken a form of a bondman, having become in a likeness of men.

2 Corinthians 10:1

Now I Paul myself entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who indeed am lowly in presence among you, but am bold toward you when absent.

Numbers 12:3

Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men who were upon the face of the earth.

Psalm 131:1

LORD, my heart is not haughty, nor my eyes lofty. Neither do I exercise myself in grand matters, or in things too wonderful for me.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Behold, my servant, whom I uphold, my chosen, in whom my soul delights. I have put my Spirit upon him, he will bring forth justice to the Gentiles.

Matthew 7:24

Therefore every man, whoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will compare him to a wise man who built his house upon the rock.

Matthew 11:27-28

All things were delivered to me by my Father. And no man knows the Son, except the Father, nor does any man know the Father, except the Son, and he to whomever the Son wants to reveal him.

Matthew 12:19-20

He will not quarrel, nor will he shout, nor will any man hear his voice in the thoroughfares.

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them. And lo, a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son in whom I am well pleased. Hear ye him.

Matthew 21:5

Say ye to the daughter of Zion, Behold, thy King comes to thee, meek, and mounted upon a donkey, and a colt the foal of a pack animal.

Matthew 28:20

teaching them to observe all things, as many as I commanded you. And lo, I am with you all the days, until the end of the age. Truly.

Luke 6:46-48

And why do ye call me, Lord, Lord, and not do the things that I say?

Luke 8:35

And they came out to see what happened. And they came to Jesus, and found the man, from whom the demons had gone out, sitting near the feet of Jesus, clothed and in his right mind. And they were afraid.

Luke 9:51-56

And it came to pass, while fulfilling the days for his ascension, that he also set his face to go to Jerusalem.

Luke 10:39-42

And she was sister to this woman called Mary, who also, having sat at Jesus' feet, was listening to his word.

John 13:17

If ye have seen these things, blessed are ye if ye do them.

John 14:21-24

He who has my commandments, and keeps them, that man it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him, and will manifest myself to him.

John 15:10-14

If ye keep my commandments, ye will dwell in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments, and dwell in his love.

Acts 3:22-23

For Moses indeed said to the fathers, Lord our God will raise up a prophet for you, from your brothers, like me. Ye shall hear him in all things, as many as he might speak to you.

Acts 7:37

This is the Moses who said to the sons of Israel, Lord our God will raise up a prophet for you, from your brothers, like me.

1 Corinthians 9:21

to those without law, as without law (not being without law to God, but within law to Christ), so that I might gain men without law.

2 Corinthians 10:5

casting down imaginations, and every high thing exalted against the knowledge of God, and bringing every thought captive into the obedience of the Christ,

Ephesians 4:20-21

But ye did not so learn the Christ,

1 Thessalonians 4:2

For ye know what commandments we gave you through the Lord Jesus.

2 Thessalonians 1:8

in a fire of flame rendering vengeance to those who have not known God, and to those not obeying the good-news of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Hebrews 4:3-11

For those who believe enter into that rest, just as he said, So I swore in my wrath, They will not enter into my rest, although the works occurred from the foundation of the world.

Hebrews 5:9

And having been fully perfected, he became the source of eternal salvation to all those who obey him,

1 Peter 2:21-23

For ye were called for this. Because Christ also suffered for us, leaving you an example, so that ye should follow his footsteps.

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