Parallel Verses

Sawyer New Testament

But I tell you, that for every idle word which men speak they shall render an account in a day of judgment;

New American Standard Bible

But I tell you that every careless word that people speak, they shall give an accounting for it in the day of judgment.

King James Version

But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.

Holman Bible

I tell you that on the day of judgment people will have to account for every careless word they speak.

International Standard Version

I tell you, on Judgment Day people will give an account for every thoughtless word they have uttered,

A Conservative Version

But I say to you, that every idle word, whatever men may speak, they will render account about it in the day of judgment.

American Standard Version

And I say unto you, that every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.

Amplified

But I tell you, on the day of judgment people will have to give an accounting for every careless or useless word they speak.

An Understandable Version

And I say to you, a person will [have to] give an account [to God] on the day of judgment for every careless word he had spoken [while on earth].

Anderson New Testament

But I say to you, That for every idle word which men speak, they shall give account in the day of judgment.

Bible in Basic English

And I say to you that in the day when they are judged, men will have to give an account of every foolish word they have said.

Common New Testament

But I tell you that men will have to give account on the day of judgment for every careless word they have spoken.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but I declare unto you, that men shall give an account at the day of judgment, of every scandalous expression they utter.

Darby Translation

But I say unto you, that every idle word which men shall say, they shall render an account of it in judgment-day:

Godbey New Testament

And I say unto you, that every idle word whatsoever men shall speak, they shall give an account concerning the same in the day of judgment.

Goodspeed New Testament

But I tell you, for every careless word that men utter they will have to answer on the Day of Judgment.

John Wesley New Testament

But I say to you, That every idle word which men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.

Julia Smith Translation

And I say to you, That every idle word which men speak, they shill return word for it in the day of judgment.

King James 2000

But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I tell you that every worthless word that they speak, people will give an account for it on the day of judgment!

Modern King James verseion

But I say to you that every idle word, whatever men may speak, they shall give account of it in the day of judgment.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But I say unto you, that of every idle word, that men shall have spoken, they shall give accounts at the day of judgment.

Moffatt New Testament

I tell you, men will have to account on the day of judgment for every light word they utter;

Montgomery New Testament

"I tell you that for every careless word that men speak they shall give account on the day of judgment.

NET Bible

I tell you that on the day of judgment, people will give an account for every worthless word they speak.

New Heart English Bible

But I tell you that every idle word that men speak, they will give account of it in the day of judgment.

Noyes New Testament

And I say to you, that for every idle word that men shall speak, they will give account in the day of judgment.

The Emphasized Bible

But I say unto you, That, every useless expression that men shall utter, they shall render, concerning it, an account, in a day of judgment;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But I tell you, That every idle word which men speak, for it shall they give an account in the day of judgment.

Twentieth Century New Testament

I tell you that for every careless thing that men say, they must answer on the 'Day of Judgment.'

Webster

But I say to you, That for every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account in the day of judgment.

Weymouth New Testament

But I tell you that for every careless word that men shall speak they will be held accountable on the day of Judgement.

Williams New Testament

So I tell you, for every worthless word that men utter they will have to give account on the day of judgment;

World English Bible

I tell you that every idle word that men speak, they will give account of it in the day of judgment.

Worrell New Testament

And I say to you, that every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account concerning it in the day of judgment;

Worsley New Testament

but I tell you, that of every idle word, which men shall speak, they shall give an account in the day of judgement; for by thy words thou shalt be justified,

Youngs Literal Translation

'And I say to you, that every idle word that men may speak, they shall give for it a reckoning in a day of judgment;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

I say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀργός 
Argos 
Usage: 4

ῥῆμα 
Rhema 
word, saying, thing, no thing Trans, not tr
Usage: 57

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

ἀποδίδωμι 
Apodidomi 
Usage: 25

λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256


Usage: 0

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

References

American

Images Matthew 12:36

Context Readings

Good Trees And Good Fruit Or Bad Trees And Bad Fruit

35 The good man, out of his good treasury, casts forth good things; and the evil man, out of his evil treasury, casts forth evil things. 36  But I tell you, that for every idle word which men speak they shall render an account in a day of judgment; 37 for by your words you shall be justified, and by your words you shall be condemned.


Cross References

Ephesians 6:4-6

And, fathers, provoke not your children, but bring them up in the instruction and admonition of the Lord.

Jude 1:14-15

And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of them, saying, Behold, the Lord came with ten thousand of his saints

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, great and small, stand before the throne, and the books were opened; and another book was opened, which is of life. And the dead were judged from the things written in the books according to their works.

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