Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Therefore go to where the roads exit the city and invite everyone you find to the banquet.’

New American Standard Bible

'Go therefore to the main highways, and as many as you find there, invite to the wedding feast.'

King James Version

Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage.

International Standard Version

So go into the roads leading out of town and invite as many people as you can find to the wedding.'

A Conservative Version

Go ye therefore to the crossings of the ways, and as many as ye may find, call to the wedding festivities.

American Standard Version

Go ye therefore unto the partings of the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage feast.

Amplified

So go to the thoroughfares where they leave the city [where the main roads and those from the country end] and invite to the wedding feast as many as you find.

An Understandable Version

Now go to the main crossroads of the highways and invite everyone you find there to the wedding reception.'

Anderson New Testament

Go, therefore, to the cross-ways, and invite to the marriage feast as many as you find.

Bible in Basic English

Go then to the cross-roads, and get all those whom you see to come to the bride-feast.

Common New Testament

Go therefore to the highways, and invite to the marriage feast as many as you find.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

go therefore into the high streets, and as many as ye find, invite to the marriage:

Darby Translation

go therefore into the thoroughfares of the highways, and as many as ye shall find invite to the wedding feast.

Godbey New Testament

Go ye therefore to crossings of the roads, and so many as you may find, invite to the marriage.

Goodspeed New Testament

So go out where the roads leave the city and invite everyone you find to the banquet.'

John Wesley New Testament

Go ye therefore into the highways, and invite whomsoever ye find to the wedding-banquet.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Go ye therefore into the entrances of the highways and call as many as ye shall find to the marriage.

Julia Smith Translation

Go ye, therefore, to the passages of the ways, and as many as ye should find, call to the nuptial feast.

King James 2000

Go you therefore into the highways, and as many as you shall find, bid to the marriage.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore, go out to the [places where] the roads exit the city and invite to the wedding celebration as many [people] as you find.'

Modern King James verseion

Therefore go into the exits of the highways, and as many as you shall find, invite them to the marriage.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Go ye therefore out into the highways, and as many as ye find, bid them to the marriage.'

Moffatt New Testament

So go to the byeways and invite anyone you meet to the marriage-banquet.'

Montgomery New Testament

"'So go out into the partings of the highways, and summon everybody you find there to the wedding-feast.'

NET Bible

So go into the main streets and invite everyone you find to the wedding banquet.'

New Heart English Bible

Go therefore to the intersections of the highways, and as many as you may find, invite to the marriage feast.'

Noyes New Testament

Go therefore into the thoroughfares, and as many as ye find, invite to the feast.

Sawyer New Testament

Go, therefore, to the crossings of the ways, and invite all you find to the wedding.

The Emphasized Bible

Be going, therefore, into the crossways of the roads, and, as many as ye shall find, call ye into the marriage-feast.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

go therefore into the thoroughfares of the roads, and as many as ye find, invite to the banquet.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So go to the cross-roads, and invite everyone you find to the banquet.'

Webster

Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, invite to the marriage.

Weymouth New Testament

Go out therefore to the crossroads, and everybody you meet invite to the wedding.'

Williams New Testament

So go out to the country crossroads and invite everybody you find to my wedding reception.'

World English Bible

Go therefore to the intersections of the highways, and as many as you may find, invite to the marriage feast.'

Worrell New Testament

go, therefore, to the outlets of the highways; and as many as ye find, invite to the marriage feast.'

Worsley New Testament

go therefore into the public streets, and as many as ye meet with invite to the wedding.

Youngs Literal Translation

be going, then, on to the cross-ways, and as many as ye may find, call ye to the marriage-feasts.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Go ye
πορεύομαι 
Poreuomai 
go, depart, walk, go way,
Usage: 101

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

the highways
ὁδός 
Hodos 
Usage: 75

and

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

as many
ὅσος 
Hosos 
Usage: 76

ye shall find
εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

bid
καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

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

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Watsons

Images Matthew 22:9

Prayers for Matthew 22:9

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Wedding Celebration

8 “Then he told his slaves, ‘The banquet is ready, but those who were invited were not worthy. 9 Therefore go to where the roads exit the city and invite everyone you find to the banquet.’ 10 So those slaves went out on the roads and gathered everyone they found, both evil and good. The wedding banquet was filled with guests.


Cross References

Proverbs 1:20-23

Wisdom calls out in the street;
she raises her voice in the public squares.

Proverbs 8:1-5

Doesn’t Wisdom call out?
Doesn’t Understanding make her voice heard?

Proverbs 9:4-6

“Whoever is inexperienced, enter here!”
To the one who lacks sense, she says,

Isaiah 55:1-3

“Come, everyone who is thirsty,
come to the waters;
and you without money,
come, buy, and eat!
Come, buy wine and milk
without money and without cost!

Isaiah 55:6-7

Seek the Lord while He may be found;
call to Him while He is near.

Ezekiel 21:21

For the king of Babylon stands at the split in the road, at the fork of the two roads, to practice divination: he shakes the arrows, consults the idols, and observes the liver.

Mark 16:15-16

Then He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to the whole creation.

Luke 14:21-24

“So the slave came back and reported these things to his master. Then in anger, the master of the house told his slave, ‘Go out quickly into the streets and alleys of the city, and bring in here the poor, maimed, blind, and lame!’

Luke 24:47

and repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

Acts 13:47

For this is what the Lord has commanded us:I have made you
a light for the Gentiles
to bring salvation
to the endsof the earth.

Ephesians 3:8

This grace was given to me—the least of all the saints—to proclaim to the Gentiles the incalculable riches of the Messiah,

Revelation 22:17

Both the Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” Anyone who hears should say, “Come!” And the one who is thirsty should come. Whoever desires should take the living water as a gift.

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