Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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 commissioned by God and 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.

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.

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
But
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 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
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 
house, household, home 9, at home ,
Usage: 77

References

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Easton

Fausets

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Morish

Watsons

Images Matthew 15:24

Prayers for Matthew 15:24

Context Readings

A Canaanite Woman's Great Faith

23 And he gave her never a word to answer. Then came to him his disciples, and besought him saying, "Send her away, for she followeth us crying." 24 He answered, and said, "I am not sent, but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel." 25 Then she came and worshipped him, saying, "Master, help me."


Cross References

Romans 15:8

And I say that Jesus Christ was a minister of the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises made unto the fathers.

Matthew 10:5-6

These twelve did Jesus send, and commanded them, saying, "Go not into the ways that lead to the Gentiles, and in to the cities of the Samaritans enter ye not:

Isaiah 53:6

And we went astray as sheep, and turned every man his way: and the LORD put on him the wickedness of us all.

Jeremiah 50:6-7

My people hath been a lost flock. My shepherds have deceived them, and have made them go astray upon the hills. They have gone from the mountains to the little hill, and forgotten their fold.

Ezekiel 34:5-6

Thus are they scattered here and there without a shepherd: yea, all the beasts of the field devour them, and they go astray.

Ezekiel 34:16

Such as be lost, will I seek; such as go astray, will I bring again; such as be wounded, will I bind up; such as be weak, will I make strong; such as be fat and well liking, those will I preserve and feed them with the thing that is lawful.

Ezekiel 34:23

I will raise up to them one only shepherd: even my servant David. He shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

Matthew 9:36

But when he saw the people, he had compassion on them, because they were pined away, and scattered abroad, even as sheep having no shepherd.

Luke 15:4-6

"What man of you having a hundred sheep, if he lose one of them doth not leave ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find him?

Acts 3:25-26

Ye are the children of the prophets, and of the covenant, which God hath made unto our fathers, saying to Abraham, 'Even in thy seed shall all the kindreds of the earth be blessed.'

Acts 13:46

Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, "It was meet that the word of God should first have been preached to you. But seeing ye put it from you, and think yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the gentiles.

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