Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,

King James Version

And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment:

Holman Bible

But when the king came in to view the guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed for a wedding.

International Standard Version

"When the king came in to see the guests, he noticed a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes.

A Conservative Version

But when the king came in to see those who were dining, he saw there a man who was not clothed with a wedding garment.

American Standard Version

But when the king came in to behold the guests, he saw there a man who had not on a wedding-garment:

Amplified

“But when the king came in to see the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed [appropriately] in wedding clothes,

An Understandable Version

But when the king came in [to the dining hall] to meet the guests, he noticed a man who was not wearing a [proper] wedding outfit.

Anderson New Testament

And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man that had not put on a wedding-robe.

Bible in Basic English

But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who had not on a guest's robe;

Common New Testament

But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw a man there who did not have on a wedding garment.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but upon the king's coming in to see the guests, he observ'd one there without a wedding garment: and he said to him,

Darby Translation

And the king, having gone in to see the guests, beheld there a man not clothed with a wedding garment.

Godbey New Testament

And the king having come in to look upon the guests, saw there a man not having on a wedding-garment.

Goodspeed New Testament

But when the king came in to view the guests, he saw among them a man who did not have on wedding clothes.

John Wesley New Testament

But the king coming in to see the guests, saw there a man who had not on a wedding-garment,

Julia Smith Translation

And the king, having come in to behold the reclining, saw there a man not clad with the garment of the wedding:

King James 2000

And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who had not on a wedding garment:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [when] the king came in to see the {dinner guests}, he saw a man there not dressed [in] wedding clothes.

Modern King James verseion

And the king coming in to look over the guests, he saw a man there who did not have on a wedding garment.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the King came in, to visit the guests, and spied there a man which had not on a wedding garment,

Moffatt New Testament

Now when the king came in to view his guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in a wedding-robe.

Montgomery New Testament

"Then the king came in to inspect his guests, and he discovered there a man who had not put on a wedding-garment. He said to him,

NET Bible

But when the king came in to see the wedding guests, he saw a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes.

New Heart English Bible

But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who did not have on wedding clothing,

Noyes New Testament

And the king, coming in to view the guests, saw there a man who had not on a wedding garment;

Sawyer New Testament

And the king coming in to see the guests observed there a man who had not on a wedding garment,

The Emphasized Bible

But the king, entering to view the guests, saw there a man, who had not put on a wedding-garment, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then the king coming in to look around on the guests, saw there a man who had not put on the wedding garment:

Twentieth Century New Testament

But, when the king went in to see his guests, he noticed there a man who had not put on a wedding-robe.

Webster

And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who had not a wedding-garment:

Weymouth New Testament

"Now the king came in to see the guests; and among them he discovered one who was not wearing a wedding-robe.

Williams New Testament

But when the king came in to take a look at the guests, he saw there a man who did not have on a wedding suit.

World English Bible

But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who didn't have on wedding clothing,

Worrell New Testament

"And he saw there a man not having on a wedding-garment;

Worsley New Testament

But when the king came in to look at the guests, he saw there a man that had not put on a wedding-garment, and saith to him,

Youngs Literal Translation

'And the king having come in to view those reclining, saw there a man not clothed with clothing of the marriage-feast,

Interlinear

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

εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

the king
βασιλεύς 
Basileus 
Usage: 99

came in
εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

to see
θεάομαι 
theaomai 
Usage: 18

the guests
ἀνακεῖμαι 
Anakeimai 
sit at meat, guests, sit, sit down, be set down, lie, lean, at the table
Usage: 10

he saw
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ἐκεῖ 
Ekei 
there, thither, not tr,
Usage: 65

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

ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
put on, clothed with, clothed in, have on, clothe with, be endued, arrayed in, be clothed, vr put on
Usage: 23

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

on
ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
put on, clothed with, clothed in, have on, clothe with, be endued, arrayed in, be clothed, vr put on
Usage: 23

γάμος 
Gamos 
Usage: 5

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Wedding Celebration

10 Those slaves went out into the streets and gathered together all they found, both evil and good; and the wedding hall was filled with dinner guests. 11 “But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes, 12 and he *said to him, ‘Friend, how did you come in here without wedding clothes?’ And the man was speechless.


Cross References

Zechariah 3:3-4

Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments and standing before the angel.

Revelation 19:8

It was given to her to clothe herself in fine linen, bright and clean; for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.

2 Kings 10:22

He said to the one who was in charge of the wardrobe, “Bring out garments for all the worshipers of Baal.” So he brought out garments for them.

Psalm 45:13-14

The King’s daughter is all glorious within;
Her clothing is interwoven with gold.

Isaiah 52:1

Awake, awake,
Clothe yourself in your strength, O Zion;
Clothe yourself in your beautiful garments,
O Jerusalem, the holy city;
For the uncircumcised and the unclean
Will no longer come into you.

Isaiah 61:3-10

To grant those who mourn in Zion,
Giving them a garland instead of ashes,
The oil of gladness instead of mourning,
The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting.
So they will be called oaks of righteousness,
The planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.

Isaiah 64:6

For all of us have become like one who is unclean,
And all our righteous deeds are like a filthy garment;
And all of us wither like a leaf,
And our iniquities, like the wind, take us away.

Lamentations 5:22

Unless You have utterly rejected us
And are exceedingly angry with us.

Zephaniah 1:12

“It will come about at that time
That I will search Jerusalem with lamps,
And I will punish the men
Who are stagnant in spirit,
Who say in their hearts,
‘The Lord will not do good or evil!’

Matthew 3:12

His winnowing fork is in His hand, and He will thoroughly clear His threshing floor; and He will gather His wheat into the barn, but He will burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.”

Matthew 13:30

Allow both to grow together until the harvest; and in the time of the harvest I will say to the reapers, “First gather up the tares and bind them in bundles to burn them up; but gather the wheat into my barn.”’”

Matthew 25:31-32

“But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on His glorious throne.

Romans 3:22

even the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all those who believe; for there is no distinction;

Romans 13:14

But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to its lusts.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Therefore do not go on passing judgment before the time, but wait until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of men’s hearts; and then each man’s praise will come to him from God.

2 Corinthians 5:3

inasmuch as we, having put it on, will not be found naked.

Galatians 3:27

For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.

Ephesians 4:24

and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.

Colossians 3:10-11

and have put on the new self who is being renewed to a true knowledge according to the image of the One who created him—

Hebrews 4:12-13

For the word of God is living and active and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing as far as the division of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart.

Revelation 2:23

And I will kill her children with pestilence, and all the churches will know that I am He who searches the minds and hearts; and I will give to each one of you according to your deeds.

Revelation 3:4-5

But you have a few people in Sardis who have not soiled their garments; and they will walk with Me in white, for they are worthy.

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Revelation 16:15

(“Behold, I am coming like a thief. Blessed is the one who stays awake and keeps his clothes, so that he will not walk about naked and men will not see his shame.”)

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