Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But He answered and said, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

King James Version

But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Holman Bible

He replied, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

International Standard Version

But he replied, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the nation of Israel."

A Conservative Version

But having answered, he said, I was not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

American Standard Version

But he answered and said, I was not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Amplified

He answered, I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

An Understandable Version

He answered them, "I was sent only to the straying sheep of the Israelites."

Anderson New Testament

But he answered and said: I am not sent but to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Bible in Basic English

But he made answer and said, I was sent only to the wandering sheep of the house of Israel.

Common New Testament

He answered, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Daniel Mace New Testament

but he answered, my commission was only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Darby Translation

But he answering said, I have not been sent save to the lost sheep of Israel's house.

Godbey New Testament

And He responding said, I am not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Goodspeed New Testament

But he answered, "I am sent only to the lost sheep of Israel's house."

John Wesley New Testament

But he answering said, I am not sent but to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

And he, having answered, said, I was not sent except to the sheep having been lost, of the house of Israel.

King James 2000

But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he answered [and] said, "I was not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Modern King James verseion

But He answered and said, I am not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He answered, and said, "I am not sent, but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Moffatt New Testament

He replied, "It was only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel that I was sent."

Montgomery New Testament

In reply he said, "I was not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

NET Bible

So he answered, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

New Heart English Bible

But he answered, "I was not sent to anyone but the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Noyes New Testament

But he answered and said, I was not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Sawyer New Testament

But he answered and said, I am not sent, except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

But, he, answering, said, I was not sent forth, save unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But he said in reply, I am not sent, save only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"I was not sent," replied Jesus, "to any one except the lost sheep of Israel."

Webster

But he answered and said, I am not sent but to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Weymouth New Testament

"I have only been sent to the lost sheep of the house of Israel," He replied.

Williams New Testament

But He answered, "I have been sent only to the lost sheep of Israel's house."

World English Bible

But he answered, "I wasn't sent to anyone but the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Worrell New Testament

But He, answering, said, "I was not sent, except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

Worsley New Testament

But he answered and said, I am sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he answering said, 'I was not sent except to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.'

Interlinear

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

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

and said
ἔπω 
Epo 
Usage: 824

I am
ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

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

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

but
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the lost
ἀπόλλυμι 
Apollumi 
Usage: 37

πρόβατον 
Probaton 
Usage: 9

of the house
οἶκος 
Oikos 
Usage: 77

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Images Matthew 15:24

Prayers for Matthew 15:24

Context Readings

A Canaanite Woman's Great Faith

23 But He did not answer her a word. And His disciples came and implored Him, saying, "Send her away, because she keeps shouting at us." 24 But He answered and said, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel." 25 But she came and began to bow down before Him, saying, "Lord, help me!"


Cross References

Romans 15:8

For I say that Christ has become a servant to the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God to confirm the promises given to the fathers,

Matthew 10:5-6

These twelve Jesus sent out after instructing them: "Do not go in the way of the Gentiles, and do not enter any city of the Samaritans;

Isaiah 53:6

All of us like sheep have gone astray, Each of us has turned to his own way; But the LORD has caused the iniquity of us all To fall on Him.

Jeremiah 50:6-7

"My people have become lost sheep; Their shepherds have led them astray They have made them turn aside on the mountains; They have gone along from mountain to hill And have forgotten their resting place.

Ezekiel 34:5-6

"They were scattered for lack of a shepherd, and they became food for every beast of the field and were scattered.

Ezekiel 34:16

"I will seek the lost, bring back the scattered, bind up the broken and strengthen the sick; but the fat and the strong I will destroy I will feed them with judgment.

Ezekiel 34:23

"Then I will set over them one shepherd, My servant David, and he will feed them; he will feed them himself and be their shepherd.

Matthew 9:36

Seeing the people, He felt compassion for them, because they were distressed and dispirited like sheep without a shepherd.

Luke 15:4-6

"What man among you, if he has a hundred sheep and has lost one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the open pasture and go after the one which is lost until he finds it?

Acts 3:25-26

"It is you who are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'AND IN YOUR SEED ALL THE FAMILIES OF THE EARTH SHALL BE BLESSED.'

Acts 13:46

Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, "It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.

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