Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"Whenever an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it wanders through waterless places looking for a place to rest, but finds none.

New American Standard Bible

"Now when the unclean spirit goes out of a man, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and does not find it.

King James Version

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.

Holman Bible

“When an unclean spirit comes out of a man, it roams through waterless places looking for rest but doesn’t find any.

A Conservative Version

But when the unclean spirit goes forth out of the man, it passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and finds it not.

American Standard Version

But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of the man, passeth through waterless places, seeking rest, and findeth it not.

Amplified

But when the unclean spirit has gone out of a man, it roams through dry [arid] places in search of rest, but it does not find any.

An Understandable Version

But when an evil spirit has been driven out of a person, it roams through desert regions trying to find rest but cannot find it.

Anderson New Testament

When the unclean spirit has gone out of a man, he goes through dry places seeking rest, and finds none.

Bible in Basic English

But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of a man, goes through dry places looking for rest, and getting it not.

Common New Testament

"When an unclean spirit goes out of a man, he goes through dry places, seeking rest, and finds none.

Daniel Mace New Testament

When an unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he roams about the deserts, seeking rest, and findeth none.

Darby Translation

But when the unclean spirit has gone out of the man, he goes through dry places, seeking rest, and does not find it.

Godbey New Testament

And when the unclean spirit may go out from the man, he goes through dry places seeking rest, and finds none.

Goodspeed New Testament

"When a foul spirit goes out of a man, it roams through deserts in search of rest and can find none.

John Wesley New Testament

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh thro' dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When the unclean spirit is gone out of the man, it walks through dry places, seeking rest, and finds none.

Julia Smith Translation

And when the unclean spirit has gone out from a man, he passes through sterile places, seeking rest, and finds not.

King James 2000

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walks through dry places, seeking rest, and finds none.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Now whenever an unclean spirit has gone out of a person, it travels through waterless places searching for rest, and does not find [it].

Modern King James verseion

When the unclean spirit has gone out of a man, he walks through dry places seeking rest, and finds none.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh throughout dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.

Moffatt New Testament

When an unclean spirit leaves a man, it roams through dry places in search of refreshment and finds none.

Montgomery New Testament

"Whenever an unclean spirit leaves a man, it wanders through waterless places, seeking rest but finding none.

NET Bible

"When an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it passes through waterless places looking for rest but does not find it.

New Heart English Bible

But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of the man, passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and does not find it.

Noyes New Testament

But when the unclean spirit is gone out from a man, it goeth through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth it not.

Sawyer New Testament

But when the impure spirit has gone out of a man, it goes through dry places seeking a rest, and finds none.

The Emphasized Bible

But, when the impure spirit goeth out of the man, it passeth through waterless places, seeking rest, - and findeth it not.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

When the unclean spirit is indeed gone out of a man, he traverses through places destitute of water, in search of rest, but cannot find it.

Twentieth Century New Testament

No sooner does a foul spirit leave a man, than it passes through places where there is no water, in search of rest, and does not find it.

Webster

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and he findeth none.

Weymouth New Testament

"No sooner however has the foul spirit gone out of the man, then he roams about in places where there is no water, seeking rest but finding none.

Williams New Testament

"Whenever the foul spirit goes out of a man, it wanders about in deserts in search of rest, but cannot find it.

World English Bible

But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of the man, passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and doesn't find it.

Worrell New Testament

"But, when the unclean spirit goes out from the man, it passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and finds it not.

Worsley New Testament

Now when an impure spirit is gone out of a man, he wanders through dry desert places, seeking rest, and findeth none:

Youngs Literal Translation

'And, when the unclean spirit may go forth from the man, it doth walk through dry places seeking rest, and doth not find;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅταν 
Hotan 
when, as soon as, as long as, that, whensoever, while, till
Usage: 49

the
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

ἀκάθαρτος 
Akathartos 
Usage: 27

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

is gone
ἐξέρχομαι 
Exerchomai 
go out, come, depart, go, go forth, come out, come forth,
Usage: 164

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

a man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

he walketh
διέρχομαι 
Dierchomai 
pass, pass through, go, go over, go through, walk, , vr to go
Usage: 37

διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

dry
ἄνυδρος 
Anudros 
Usage: 2

τόπος 
Topos 
Usage: 75

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

ἀνάπαυσις 
Anapausis 
rest, rest 9
Usage: 2

and

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

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

References

Context Readings

An Unclean Spirit Returns

42 The queen of the south will stand up and condemn the people living today, because she came from so far away to hear the wisdom of Solomon. But look! Something greater than Solomon is here!" 43 "Whenever an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it wanders through waterless places looking for a place to rest, but finds none. 44 Then it says, "I will go back to my home that I left.' When it arrives, it finds it empty, swept clean, and put in order.


Cross References

Psalm 63:1

God, you are my God! I will fervently seek you. My soul thirsts for you; my flesh longs for you in a dry, weary, and parched land.

Job 1:7

The LORD asked Satan, "Where have you come from?" In response, Satan answered the LORD, "From wandering all over the earth and walking back and forth throughout it."

Job 2:2

The LORD asked Satan, "Where have you come from?" In response, Satan told the LORD, "From wandering all over the earth and walking back and forth throughout it."

Isaiah 35:6-7

then the lame will leap like deer, and the tongues of speechless people will sing for joy. Yes, waters will gush forth in the wilderness, and streams will run through the desert;

Isaiah 41:18

I'll open up rivers on the barren heights, and fountains in the midst of the valleys. I'll turn the desert into a pool of water, and the parched land into springs of water.

Ezekiel 47:8-12

He told me, "This river flows toward the eastern territories all the way down into the Arabah, and from there its water flows toward the Dead Sea, where the sea water turns fresh.

Amos 8:11-13

"Look! The days are coming," declares the Lord GOD, "when I will send a famine throughout the land not a famine of food or a thirst for water but rather a famine of hearing the words of the LORD.

Matthew 8:29

Suddenly, they screamed, "What do you want with us, Son of God? Did you come here to torture us before the proper time?"

Mark 5:7-13

screaming in a loud voice, "What do you want with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I beg you in the name of God never to torment me!"

Luke 8:28-32

When he saw Jesus, he screamed, fell down in front of him, and cried out in a loud voice, "What do you want from me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I beg you not to torture me!"

Luke 11:24-26

"Whenever an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it wanders through dry places looking for a place to rest but doesn't find any. So it says, "I will go back to my home that I left.'

Acts 8:13

Even Simon believed, and after he was baptized he became devoted to Philip. He was amazed to see the signs and great miracles that were happening.

1 Peter 5:8

Be clear-minded and alert. Your opponent, the Devil, is prowling around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.

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