Parallel Verses

King James 2000

These are the things which defile a man: but to eat with unwashed hands defiles not a man.

New American Standard Bible

These are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man.”

King James Version

These are the things which defile a man: but to eat with unwashen hands defileth not a man.

Holman Bible

These are the things that defile a man, but eating with unwashed hands does not defile a man.”

International Standard Version

These are the things that make a person unclean. But eating with unwashed hands doesn't make a person unclean."

A Conservative Version

These are things defiling the man. But to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man.

American Standard Version

these are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashen hands defileth not the man.

Amplified

These are the things which defile and dishonor the man; but eating with [ceremonially] unwashed hands does not defile the man.”

An Understandable Version

and are what corrupt him [spiritually]. But eating [a meal] with [ceremonially] unwashed hands does not [spiritually] corrupt him."

Anderson New Testament

These are the things that defile the man. But to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man.

Bible in Basic English

These are the things which make a man unclean; but to take food with unwashed hands does not make a man unclean.

Common New Testament

These are what defile a man; but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile a man."

Daniel Mace New Testament

these are the things which defile a man: but to eat without washing one's hands, that does not defile a man.

Darby Translation

these are the things which defile man; but the eating with unwashen hands does not defile man.

Godbey New Testament

These are the things which defile the man: but to eat bread with unwashed hands does not defile the man.

Goodspeed New Testament

It is these things that pollute a man, but not eating with unwashed hands!"

John Wesley New Testament

These are the things which defile a man; but to eat with unwashen hands defileth not a man.

Julia Smith Translation

These are the things polluting a man: but to eat with unwashed hands pollutes not a man.

Lexham Expanded Bible

These are the things that defile a person. But eating with unwashed hands does not defile a person!"

Modern King James verseion

these are the things which defile a man, but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile a man.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These are the things which defile a man. But to eat with unwashen hands, defileth not a man."

Moffatt New Testament

That is what defiles a man; a man is not defiled by eating with hands unwashed!"

Montgomery New Testament

These are the things that defile a man; to eat with unwashed hands does not defile a man."

NET Bible

These are the things that defile a person; it is not eating with unwashed hands that defiles a person."

New Heart English Bible

These are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man."

Noyes New Testament

These are the things which defile a man; but to eat with unwashed hands defileth not a man.

Sawyer New Testament

these are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man.

The Emphasized Bible

these, are the things which defile the man, but, the eating with unwashed hands, doth not defile the man.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

these are the things which defile a man: but to eat with unwashed hands doth not defile a man.

Twentieth Century New Testament

These are the things that defile a man; but eating with unwashed hands does not defile a man."

Webster

These are the things which defile a man: but to eat with unwashen hands defileth not a man.

Weymouth New Testament

These are the things which defile the man; but eating with unwashed hands does not defile."

Williams New Testament

These are the things that make a man foul, but eating with unwashed hands does not make a man foul."

World English Bible

These are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashed hands doesn't defile the man."

Worrell New Testament

these are the things which defile the man, but to eat with unwashed hands does not defile the man."

Worsley New Testament

these defile a man, but to eat without washing the hands doth not defile him.

Youngs Literal Translation

these are the things defiling the man; but to eat with unwashen hands doth not defile the man.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

are
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

κοινόω 
Koinoo 
Usage: 5

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

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

to eat
φάγω 
Phago 
Usage: 54

with
χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

ἄνιπτος 
Aniptos 
Usage: 2

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

κοινόω 
Koinoo 
Usage: 5

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 15:20

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Defilement From Within

19 For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies: 20  These are the things which defile a man: but to eat with unwashed hands defiles not a man. 21 Then Jesus went from there, and departed into the regions of Tyre and Sidon.


Cross References

Matthew 15:2

Why do your disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 23:25-26

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you make clean the outside of the cup and of the platter, but within they are full of extortion and excess.

Mark 7:3-4

For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands often, eat not, holding the tradition of the elders.

Luke 11:38-40

And when the Pharisee saw it, he marveled that he had not first washed before dinner.

1 Corinthians 3:16-17

Know you not that you are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwells in you?

1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Know you not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,

1 Corinthians 6:18-20

Flee fornication. Every sin that a man does is outside the body; but he that commits fornication sins against his own body.

Ephesians 5:3-6

But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not be once named among you, as becomes saints;

Revelation 21:8

But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.

Revelation 21:27

And there shall in no way enter into it anything that defiles, neither whatsoever works abomination, or makes a lie: but they who are written in the Lamb's book of life.

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