Parallel Verses

World English Bible

But he answered, "I wasn't sent to anyone but 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 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."

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

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Images Matthew 15:24

Prayers for Matthew 15:24

Context Readings

A Canaanite Woman's Great Faith

23 But he answered her not a word. His disciples came and begged him, saying, "Send her away; for she cries after us." 24 But he answered, "I wasn't sent to anyone but the lost sheep of the house of Israel." 25 But she came and worshiped him, saying, "Lord, help me."


Cross References

Romans 15:8

Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision for the truth of God, that he might confirm the promises given to the fathers,

Matthew 10:5-6

Jesus sent these twelve out, and commanded them, saying, "Don't go among the Gentiles, and don't enter into any city of the Samaritans.

Isaiah 53:6

All we like sheep have gone astray. Everyone has turned to his own way; and Yahweh has laid on him the iniquity of us all.

Jeremiah 50:6-7

My people have been lost sheep: their shepherds have caused them to go astray; they have turned them away on the mountains; they have gone from mountain to hill; they have forgotten their resting place.

Ezekiel 34:5-6

They were scattered, because there was no shepherd; and they became food to all the animals of the field, and were scattered.

Ezekiel 34:16

I will seek that which was lost, and will bring back that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick: but the fat and the strong I will destroy; I will feed them in justice.

Ezekiel 34:23

I will set up one shepherd over them, and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

Matthew 9:36

But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion for them, because they were harassed and scattered, like sheep without a shepherd.

Luke 15:4-6

"Which of you men, if you had one hundred sheep, and lost one of them, wouldn't leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness, and go after the one that was lost, until he found it?

Acts 3:25-26

You are the children of the prophets, and of the covenant which God made with our fathers, saying to Abraham, 'In your seed will all the families of the earth be blessed.'

Acts 13:46

Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly, and said, "It was necessary that God's word should be spoken to you first. Since indeed you thrust it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we turn to the Gentiles.

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