Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

He answered: "It is you and not they who are granted the privilege of knowing the secrets of the kingdom of heaven.

New American Standard Bible

Jesus answered them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been granted.

King James Version

He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Holman Bible

He answered them, “Because the secrets of the kingdom of heaven have been given for you to know, but it has not been given to them.

International Standard Version

He answered them, "You have been given knowledge about the secrets of the kingdom from heaven, but it hasn't been given to them,

A Conservative Version

And having answered, he said to them, Because it has been given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to those men it has not been given.

American Standard Version

And he answered and said unto them, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Amplified

And He replied to them, To you it has been given to know the secrets and mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been given.

An Understandable Version

He replied, "You disciples are being given an understanding of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but the crowds of people are not.

Anderson New Testament

He answered, and said to them: Because it is given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven; but to them it is not given.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them in answer, To you is given the knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Common New Testament

And he answered them, "To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been given.

Daniel Mace New Testament

to whom he answered, because you are allowed to know the mysteries of the gospel-dispensation, but to them it is not allowed.

Darby Translation

And he answering said to them, Because to you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to them it is not given;

Godbey New Testament

He responding said to them, Because it has been given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to them it has not been given.

Goodspeed New Testament

He answered, "You are permitted to know the secrets of the Kingdom of Heaven, but they are not.

John Wesley New Testament

He answered and said to them, Because to you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven; but to them it is not given.

Julia Smith Translation

And having answered, he said to them, For to you it was given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to them it was not given.

King James 2000

He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he answered [and] said to them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to those [people] it has not been granted.

Modern King James verseion

He answered and said to them, Because it is given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of Heaven, but it is not given to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He answered, and said unto them, "It is given unto you to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Moffatt New Testament

He replied, "Because it is granted you to understand the open secrets of the Realm of heaven, but it is not granted to these people.

Montgomery New Testament

"Why do you speak to them in parables?" Jesus answered. "To you it has been granted to understand the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven; but to them it has not been granted.

NET Bible

He replied, "You have been given the opportunity to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but they have not.

New Heart English Bible

And he answered them, "To you it is given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven, but it is not given to them.

Noyes New Testament

He answered and said, Because to you it hath been given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven; but to them it hath not been given.

Sawyer New Testament

And he answered and said to them, Because it is given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given;

The Emphasized Bible

And, he, answering, said, Because, unto you, hath it been given, to get to know the sacred secrets of the kingdom of the heavens, - whereas, unto them, hath it not been given.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he answered and said unto them, Because to you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"To you," answered Jesus, "the knowledge of the hidden truths of the Kingdom of Heaven has been imparted, but not to those.

Webster

He answered and said to them, Because it is given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Weymouth New Testament

"Because," He replied, "while to you it is granted to know the secrets of the Kingdom of the Heavens, to them it is not.

World English Bible

He answered them, "To you it is given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven, but it is not given to them.

Worrell New Testament

And He, answering, said to them, "Because to you it has been given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven, but to them it has not been given.

Worsley New Testament

And He answered them, saying, Because it is granted unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not granted:

Youngs Literal Translation

And he answering said to them that -- 'To you it hath been given to know the secrets of the reign of the heavens, and to these it hath not been given,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

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


Usage: 0

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

it is given
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

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

to know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

the mysteries
μυστήριον 
Musterion 
Usage: 23

of the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of heaven
οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

to them
ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

it is
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

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

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Matthew 13:11

Context Readings

The Reason For The Parables

10 Then His disciples came up to Him and asked, "Why do you speak to them in stories?" 11 He answered: "It is you and not they who are granted the privilege of knowing the secrets of the kingdom of heaven. 12 For to anyone who has, more will be given, and his supply will overflow, but from anyone who does not have, even what he has will be taken away.


Cross References

1 John 2:27

The anointing of the Spirit which you received still remains in your hearts, and so you have no need that anyone should teach you. But just as that anointing of His teaches you about everything, and as it is true and no falsehood, and as it has taught you to do so, you must continue to live in union with Him.

1 Corinthians 2:9-10

But, as the Scripture says, they are: "Things which eye has never seen and ear has never heard, and never have occurred to human hearts, which God prepared for those who love Him."

Matthew 16:17

Then Jesus answered him, "Blessed are you, Simon, son of Jonah, for it is not man that made this known to you, but my Father in heaven.

Matthew 19:11

He said to them, "It is not every man who has the capacity to carry out this saying, but it is for those to whom the capacity has been given.

Romans 16:25

To Him who can make you strong in accordance with the good news I bring and in accordance with the message preached about Jesus Christ, in accordance with the uncovering of the secret which for ages past had not been told,

1 Corinthians 2:7

rather, we are setting forth a wisdom that came from God, once a covered secret but now uncovered, which God marked off as His plan for bringing us to glory.

1 Corinthians 2:14

An unspiritual man does not accept the things that the Spirit of God teaches, for they are nonsense to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are appreciated by spiritual insight.

1 John 2:20

But you have been anointed by the Holy One. You all know the truth;

1 John 2:20-9

But you have been anointed by the Holy One. You all know the truth;

1 John 2:20

But you have been anointed by the Holy One. You all know the truth;

1 John 2:20

But you have been anointed by the Holy One. You all know the truth;

1 John 2:20

But you have been anointed by the Holy One. You all know the truth;

Matthew 11:25-26

At that time Jesus said, "I thank You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for concealing these matters from wise and learned men, and for revealing them to little children.

Mark 4:11

Then He said to them, "To you the secret of the kingdom of God has been entrusted, but to those who are on the outside everything is presented in stories, so that

Luke 8:10

So He said, "You are granted the privilege of knowing the secrets of the kingdom of God, but to others they are told in stories, so that they may look and not see, may hear and not understand.

Luke 10:39-42

She had a sister named Mary who took her seat at the Lord's feet, and remained listening to His message.

John 6:65

So He continued, "This is why I told you that no one can come to me, unless it is granted to him by my Father."

John 7:17

If anyone is willing to keep on doing God's will, he will know whether my teaching comes from God, or merely expresses my own ideas.

Acts 16:14

Among them was a woman named Lydia, a dealer in purple goods from the town of Thyatira, and she stayed to listen to us. She was already a worshiper of God, and the Lord so moved upon her heart that she accepted the message spoken by Paul.

Acts 17:11-12

The Jews there were better disposed than those in Thessalonica, for they welcomed the message with all eagerness and carried on a daily study of the Scriptures to see if Paul's message was true.

1 Corinthians 4:1

As for us apostles, men ought to think of us as ministers of Christ and trustees to handle God's uncovered truths.

1 Corinthians 4:7

For who makes you superior? And what do you have that you did not get from someone? But if you got it from someone, why do you boast as though you had not?

1 Corinthians 13:2

If I should have the gift of prophecy, And know all secret truths, and knowledge in its every form, and have such perfect faith that I could move mountains, but have no love, I am nothing.

1 Corinthians 15:51

Let me tell you a secret. We shall not all fall asleep, but we shall all be changed,

Ephesians 1:9

He has made known to us the secret of His will, which is in accordance with His purpose which He planned in Christ,

Ephesians 1:18

by having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, so that you may know what the hope is to which He calls you, how glorious rich God's portion in His people is,

Ephesians 3:3-9

and how by revelation the secret was made known to me, as I have briefly written before.

Ephesians 5:32

This is a great secret; I mean this about Christ and the church.

Ephesians 6:19

and for me that a message may be given me when I open my lips, so that I may boldly make known the open secret of the good news,

Colossians 1:26-27

the open secret, covered up from the people of former ages and generations, but now uncovered to God's people,

Colossians 2:2

that their hearts may be encouraged, by having been knit together in love and by having atoned to the full assurance of understanding, so that they may finally reach the fullest knowledge of the open secret, Christ Himself,

1 Timothy 3:9

but they must continue to hold the open secret of faith with a clear conscience.

1 Timothy 3:16

Undoubtedly the mystery of our religion is a great wonder: "He was made visible in human form; He was vindicated by the Spirit; He was seen by angels; He was proclaimed among the heathen; He was trusted in throughout the world; He was taken up to glory."

James 1:5

But if any one of you is deficient in wisdom, let him ask God who generously gives to everyone and never reproaches one with its lack, and it will be given to him.

James 1:16-18

You must avoid being misled, my dearly loved brothers.

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