Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But blessed are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear.

King James Version

But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.

Holman Bible

"But your eyes are blessed because they do see, and your ears because they do hear!

International Standard Version

"How blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear!

A Conservative Version

But blessed are your eyes, because they see, and your ears, because they hear.

American Standard Version

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Amplified

But blessed (happy, fortunate, and to be envied) are your eyes because they do see, and your ears because they do hear.

An Understandable Version

But your eyes are fortunate for they [really] see, and so are your ears, for they [really] hear.

Anderson New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Bible in Basic English

But a blessing be on your eyes, because they see; and on your ears, because they are open.

Common New Testament

But blessed are your eyes for they see, and your ears for they hear.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but happy are you that your eyes have sight; and that your ears have their hearing.

Darby Translation

But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear;

Godbey New Testament

But happy are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear.

Goodspeed New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they do see, and your ears, for they do hear.

John Wesley New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.

Julia Smith Translation

But happy your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.

King James 2000

But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But your eyes [are] blessed because they see, and your ears because they hear.

Modern King James verseion

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.

Moffatt New Testament

But blessed are your eyes for they see, and your ears, for they hear!

Montgomery New Testament

"But happy are your eyes, because they see, and your ears because they hear.

NET Bible

"But your eyes are blessed because they see, and your ears because they hear.

New Heart English Bible

"But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Noyes New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Sawyer New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

The Emphasized Bible

But happy are, your, eyes, that they see, and your ears, that they hear;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But blessed are your eyes; for ye see: and your ears; for ye hear.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear;

Webster

But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.

Weymouth New Testament

"But as for you, blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.

Williams New Testament

"But blessed are your eyes, for they are beginning to see, and your ears, for they are beginning to hear.

World English Bible

"But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.

Worrell New Testament

But happy are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear.

Worsley New Testament

But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear:

Youngs Literal Translation

'And happy are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear,

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

μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21

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

ὀφθαλμός 
Ophthalmos 
Usage: 57

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764
Usage: 764

βλέπω 
Blepo 
Usage: 85

and

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

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

οὖς 
Ous 
ear
Usage: 14

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Reason For The Parables

15 FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES, OTHERWISE THEY WOULD SEE WITH THEIR EYES, HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND I WOULD HEAL THEM.' 16 "But blessed are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear. 17 "For truly I say to you that many prophets and righteous men desired to see what you see, and did not see it, and to hear what you hear, and did not hear it.


Cross References

Matthew 16:17

And Jesus said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon Barjona, because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father who is in heaven.

Luke 10:23-24

Turning to the disciples, He said privately, "Blessed are the eyes which see the things you see,

John 20:29

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen Me, have you believed? Blessed are they who did not see, and yet believed."

Matthew 5:3-11

"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Luke 2:29-30

"Now Lord, You are releasing Your bond-servant to depart in peace, According to Your word;

Acts 26:18

to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.'

2 Corinthians 4:6

For God, who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness," is the One who has shone in our hearts to give the Light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ.

Ephesians 1:17-18

that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you a spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of Him.

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