Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a householder which went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard.

New American Standard Bible

“For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

King James Version

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard.

Holman Bible

“For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

International Standard Version

"The kingdom from heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

A Conservative Version

For the kingdom of the heavens is compared to a man, a house-ruler, who went out in the early morning at the same time to hire workmen for his vineyard.

American Standard Version

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that was a householder, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard.

Amplified

“For the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of an estate who went out in the morning at dawn to hire workmen for his vineyard.

An Understandable Version

"For the kingdom of heaven is similar to a farmer who went out early one morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Anderson New Testament

For the kingdom of heaven is like the master of a house, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Bible in Basic English

For the kingdom of heaven is like the master of a house, who went out early in the morning to get workers into his vine-garden.

Common New Testament

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Daniel Mace New Testament

For the kingdom of the Messiah is like a family, the master whereof went out early in the morning to hire labourers for his vineyard.

Darby Translation

For the kingdom of the heavens is like a householder who went out with the early morn to hire workmen for his vineyard.

Godbey New Testament

For the kingdom of the heavens is like unto a landlord man, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Goodspeed New Testament

For the Kingdom of Heaven is like an employer who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

John Wesley New Testament

For the kingdom of heaven is like an housholder, who went out early in the morning, to hire labourers into his vineyard.

Julia Smith Translation

For the kingdom of the heavens is like to a man, master of a house, who went out as soon as morning to hire workmen for his vineyard.

King James 2000

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is a householder, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a man--the master of the house--who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

Modern King James verseion

For the kingdom of Heaven is like a man, a housemaster, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard.

Moffatt New Testament

For the Realm of heaven is like a householder who went out early in the morning to hire labourers for his vineyard;

Montgomery New Testament

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a householder who went out at dawn to hire workmen for his vineyard.

NET Bible

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

New Heart English Bible

"For the Kingdom of Heaven is like a man who was the master of a household, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Noyes New Testament

For the kingdom of heaven is like a householder, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Sawyer New Testament

For the kingdom of heaven is like a householder who went out early in the morning to hire laborers in his vineyard.

The Emphasized Bible

For the kingdom of the heavens, is like, a man, a householder, - who went forth with the morning, to hire labourers into his vineyard;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

FOR the kingdom of heaven is like a man, the master of a family, who went out at break of day, to hire labourers into his vineyard.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the Kingdom of Heaven is like an employer who went out in the early morning to hire laborers for his vineyards.

Webster

For the kingdom of heaven is like to a man that is a householder, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard.

Weymouth New Testament

"For the Kingdom of the Heavens is like an employer who went out early in the morning to hire men to work in his vineyard,

Williams New Testament

"For the kingdom of heaven is like an owner of an estate who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

World English Bible

"For the Kingdom of Heaven is like a man who was the master of a household, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Worrell New Testament

"For the Kingdom of Heaven is like to a man who was a householder, who went forth early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard;

Worsley New Testament

For the gospel-kingdom is like the master of a family, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard:

Youngs Literal Translation

'For the reign of the heavens is like to a man, a householder, who went forth with the morning to hire workmen for his vineyard,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of heaven
οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

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

ὅμοιος 
Homoios 
Usage: 26

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

οἰκοδεσπότης 
Oikodespotes 
Usage: 0

ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

ἐξέρχομαι 
Exerchomai 
go out, come, depart, go, go forth, come out, come forth,
Usage: 164

ἅμα 
Hama 
together, withal, with, and,
Usage: 6

in the morning
πρωΐ́ 
Proi 
in the morning, early in the morning, early, morning
Usage: 7

to hire
μισθόω 
Misthoo 
Usage: 0

ἐργάτης 
Ergates 
Usage: 6

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

his

Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Workers In The Vineyard

1 For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a householder which went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard. 2 And he agreed with the laborers for a penny a day, and sent them into his vineyard.


Cross References

Song of Songs 8:11-12

Solomon had a vineyard at Baalhamon; this vineyard delivered he unto the keepers, that every one for the fruit thereof should give him a thousand pieces of silver.

Matthew 13:24

Another similitude put he forth, unto them saying, "The kingdom of heaven is like unto a man which sowed good seed in his field.

Isaiah 5:1-2

Now will I sing my beloved friend a song of his vineyard. My beloved friend hath a vineyard in a very fruitful plenteous ground.

Jeremiah 25:3-4

"From the thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon king of Judah, unto this present day, that is even the twenty third year, the word of the LORD hath been committed unto me. And so I have spoken to you. I have risen up early, I have given you warning in season, but ye would not hear me.

Matthew 3:2

saying, "Repent: the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Matthew 9:37-38

Then said he to his disciples, "The harvest is great, but the laborers are few:

Matthew 13:31

Another parable he put forth unto them saying, "The kingdom of heaven is like unto a grain of mustard seed, which a man taketh and soweth in his field, which is the least of all seeds.

Matthew 13:33

Another similitude said he to them, "The kingdom of heaven is like unto leaven which a woman taketh and hideth in three pecks of meal, till all be leavened."

Matthew 13:44-45

"Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in the field, the which a man findeth and hideth it: and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.

Matthew 13:47

Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto a net cast into the sea, that gathereth of all kinds:

Matthew 21:28

"What say ye to this? A certain man had two sons, and came to the elder and said, 'Son, go and work today in my vineyard.'

Matthew 21:33-43

"Hearken another similitude. There was a certain householder, which planted a vineyard, and hedged it round about, and made a winepress in it, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went into a strange country:

Matthew 22:2

"The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain King, which married his son,

Matthew 23:37

Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest prophets, and stonest them which are sent to thee: how often would I have gathered thy children together, as the hen gathereth her chicks under her wings? But ye would not.

Matthew 25:1

Then the kingdom of heaven shall be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went to meet the bridegroom:

Matthew 25:14

"Likewise, as a certain man, ready to take his journey to a strange country, called his servants to him, and delivered to them his goods.

Mark 13:34

As a man which is gone into a strange country and hath left his house, and given authority to his servants, and to every man his work, and commanded the porter to watch.

John 15:1

I am the true vine, and my father is a husbandman.

1 Corinthians 15:58

Therefore, my dear brethren, be ye steadfast and unmovable, always rich in the works of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know how that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.

Hebrews 13:21

make you perfect in all good works, to do his will, working in you that which is pleasant in his sight through Iesus Christ: To whom be praise for ever while the world endureth. Amen.

2 Peter 1:5-10

And hereunto, give all diligence: In your faith, minister virtue; and in virtue, knowledge;

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain