Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came up to him with her sons, [and] kneeling down [she] asked something from him.

New American Standard Bible

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Jesus with her sons, bowing down and making a request of Him.

King James Version

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshipping him, and desiring a certain thing of him.

Holman Bible

Then the mother of Zebedee’s sons approached Him with her sons. She knelt down to ask Him for something.

International Standard Version

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came to Jesus with her sons. She bowed down in front of him to ask him for a favor.

A Conservative Version

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, worshiping, and asking something from him.

American Standard Version

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee with her sons, worshipping him , and asking a certain thing of him.

Amplified

Then [Salome] the mother of Zebedee’s children [James and John] came up to Jesus with her sons and, kneeling down [in respect], asked a favor of Him.

An Understandable Version

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons [i.e., James and John] came to Jesus with her sons and, bowing down in reverence before Him, made a request of Him.

Anderson New Testament

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, bowing down, and asking something of him.

Bible in Basic English

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, giving him worship and making a request of him.

Common New Testament

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came to him with her sons and, kneeling down, asked something of him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Then the mother of Zebedee's children, with her two sons, came and threw herself at his feet, desiring a favour of him.

Darby Translation

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, doing homage, and asking something of him.

Godbey New Testament

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Him with her sons, worshiping and asking something from Him.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came up to him with her sons, bowing low, to ask a favor of him.

John Wesley New Testament

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshiping him and desiring a certain thing of him.

Julia Smith Translation

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, worshipping, and asking something of him.

King James 2000

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshiping him, and desiring a certain thing of him.

Modern King James verseion

Then the mother of Zebedee's children came to Him with her sons, worshiping and desiring a certain thing from Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshipping him, and desiring a certain thing of him.

Moffatt New Testament

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedaeus came up to him with her sons, praying him for a favour.

Montgomery New Testament

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, kneeling down and begging a favor of him.

NET Bible

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, and kneeling down she asked him for a favor.

New Heart English Bible

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, kneeling and asking a certain thing of him.

Noyes New Testament

Then came to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee with her sons, falling down before him, and asking a certain thing of him.

Sawyer New Testament

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshipping, and asking a certain thing of him.

The Emphasized Bible

Then came unto him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, bowing down, and asking something from him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children, with her sons, paying him obeisance, and petitioning a favour of him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then the mother of Zebediah's sons came to him with her sons, bowing to the ground, and begging a favor.

Webster

Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children, with her sons, worshiping him, and desiring a certain thing of him.

Weymouth New Testament

Then the mother of the sons of Zabdi came to Him with her sons, and knelt before Him to make a request of Him.

Williams New Testament

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came up to Him with her sons, kneeling to Him and asking a favor of Him.

World English Bible

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, kneeling and asking a certain thing of him.

Worrell New Testament

Then came to Him the mother of the sons of Zebedee with her sons, worshiping and asking something of Him.

Worsley New Testament

Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came to Him, together with her two sons, falling down before Him, and presenting a petition to Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

Then came near to him the mother of the sons of Zebedee, with her sons, bowing and asking something from him,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

προσέρχομαι 
Proserchomai 
come, come to, come unto, go to, go unto, draw near,
Usage: 79

to him

Usage: 0

the mother
μήτηρ 
meter 
Usage: 55

of
υἱός 
Huios 
παρά 
Para 
sona, Son of Man Trans TDNT :
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 213
Usage: 145

Ζεβεδαῖος 
Zebedaios 
Usage: 12

υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

her

Usage: 0

υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

προσκυνέω 
Proskuneo 
Usage: 49

him, and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

References

Context Readings

A Request By The Mother Of James And John

19 and will hand him over to the Gentiles to mock [him] and flog [him] and crucify [him], and on the third day he will be raised." 20 Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came up to him with her sons, [and] kneeling down [she] asked something from him. 21 And he said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Say that these two sons of mine may sit one at your right hand and one at your left in your kingdom."


Cross References

Matthew 4:21

And going on from there, he saw two other brothers, James the [son] of Zebedee and his brother John, in the boat with their father Zebedee, mending their nets, and he called them.

Matthew 8:2

And behold, a leper approached [and] worshiped him, saying, "Lord, if you are willing, you are able to make me clean."

Matthew 27:56

among whom were Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James and Joseph, and the mother of the sons of Zebedee.

Mark 10:35-45

And James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came up to him [and] said to him, "Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask you."

Mark 15:40

And there were also women observing from a distance, among whom [were] Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the younger and Joses, and Salome,

Matthew 2:11

And [when they] came into the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother, and they fell down [and] worshiped him. And opening their treasure boxes, they offered him gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh.

Matthew 14:33

So those in the boat worshiped him, saying, "Truly you are the Son of God!"

Matthew 15:25

But she came [and] knelt down before him, saying, "Lord, help me!"

Matthew 28:17

And [when they] saw him, they worshiped [him], but some doubted.

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