Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"They do everything to be seen by people. They increase the size of their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.

New American Standard Bible

"But they do all their deeds to be noticed by men; for they broaden their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.

King James Version

But all their works they do for to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Holman Bible

They do everything to be observed by others: They enlarge their phylacteriesand lengthen their tassels.

A Conservative Version

But all their works they do in order to be seen by men. And they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the hems of their garments.

American Standard Version

But all their works they do to be seen of men: for they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments ,

Amplified

They do all their works to be seen of men; for they make wide their phylacteries ( small cases enclosing certain Scripture passages, worn during prayer on the left arm and forehead) and make long their fringes [worn by all male Israelites, according to the command].

An Understandable Version

But they do all their deeds just to be seen by people. They wear elaborate Scripture texts displayed on their clothing and enlarge [conspicuously] the fringes of their robes.

Anderson New Testament

And they do all their works for the purpose of being seen by men. They make their amulets broad, and enlarge the fringes of their mantles.

Bible in Basic English

But all their works they do so as to be seen by men: for they make wide their phylacteries, and the edges of their robes,

Common New Testament

But they do all their works to be seen by men; for they make their phylacteries broad and the tassels of their garments long.

Daniel Mace New Testament

their phylacterys are broader, and the fringes of their garments are larger than those of others:

Darby Translation

And all their works they do to be seen of men: for they make broad their phylacteries and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Godbey New Testament

And they do all their works to be seen by the people: for they broaden their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Goodspeed New Testament

They do everything they do to have men see it. They wear wide Scripture texts as charms, and they wear large tassels,

John Wesley New Testament

But all their works they do, to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and inlarge the fringes of their garments.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But they do all their works that they may be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries and enlarge the borders of their garments

Julia Smith Translation

And all their works do they, to be seen by men: and make broad their preservatives, and enlarge the border of their garments

King James 2000

But all their works they do to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they do all their deeds in order to be seen by people, for they make their phylacteries broad and make their tassels long.

Modern King James verseion

But they do all their works in order to be seen of men. They make their phylacteries broad and enlarge the borders of their garments.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

All their works they do, for to be seen of men. They set abroad their phylacteries, and make large borders on their garments,

Moffatt New Testament

Besides, all they do is done to catch the notice of men; they make their phylacteries broad, they wear large tassels,

Montgomery New Testament

"For they do all their good deeds to be gazed on of men. They widen their phylacteries,

NET Bible

They do all their deeds to be seen by people, for they make their phylacteries wide and their tassels long.

New Heart English Bible

But all their works they do to be seen by others. They make their tefillin broad and enlarge the fringe of their garments,

Noyes New Testament

And all their works they do to be observed by men. They make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge their fringes,

Sawyer New Testament

And they do all their works to be seen by men. For they make broad their prayer fillets, and enlarge the fringes,

The Emphasized Bible

But, all their works, they do, to be gazed at, by men, - for they make broad their amulets, and make large their fringes,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And all their works they do to be seen of men: they make their phylacteries broad, and deepen the fringes of their garments,

Twentieth Century New Testament

All their actions are done to attract attention. They widen their phylacteries, and increase the size of their tassels,

Webster

But all their works they do to be seen by men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Weymouth New Testament

And everything they do they do with a view to being observed by men; for they widen their phylacteries and make the tassels large,

Williams New Testament

They do what they do to attract people's attention. They wear on their coats Scripture texts in big letters, and they wear large tassels,

World English Bible

But all their works they do to be seen by men. They make their phylacteries broad, enlarge the fringes of their garments,

Worrell New Testament

But all their works they do with the view to be seen by men; for they make broad their phylacteries and enlarge their fringes;

Worsley New Testament

but they do all their works to be seen by men; they make their phylacteries broad, and enlarge the fringes of their garments,

Youngs Literal Translation

'And all their works they do to be seen by men, and they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the fringes of their garments,

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

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704






Usage: 0
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

they do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

for
πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

to be seen
θεάομαι 
theaomai 
Usage: 18

of men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

πλατύνω 
Platuno 
Usage: 2

φυλακτήριον 
Phulakterion 
Usage: 0

and

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

μεγαλύνω 
megaluno 
Usage: 7

the borders
κράσπεδον 
Kraspedon 
Usage: 4

of
ἱμάτιον 
himation 
Usage: 44

Context Readings

Seven Woes Pronounced On The Scribes And Pharisees

4 They tie up burdens that are heavy and unbearable and lay them on people's shoulders, but they refuse to lift a finger to remove them. 5 "They do everything to be seen by people. They increase the size of their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments. 6 They love to have the places of honor at festivals, the best seats in the synagogues,


Cross References

Deuteronomy 6:8

Tie them as reminders on your forearm, bind them on your forehead,

Matthew 9:20

Just then a woman who had been suffering from chronic bleeding for twelve years came up behind him and touched the tassel of his garment,

Exodus 13:9

It is to be a sign for you on your hand and a reminder on your forehead, so that you may speak about the instruction of the LORD; for the LORD brought you out of Egypt with a strong show of force.

Deuteronomy 22:12

"Sew tassels for yourself on the four corners of the garment with which you cover yourself."

Matthew 6:1-16

"Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of people in order to be noticed by them. If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.

John 5:44

How can you believe when you accept each other's praise and do not look for the praise that comes from the only God?

Numbers 15:38-39

"Tell the Israelis that they are to make tassels at the edges of their garments throughout their generations and that they are to put a violet cord on the tassels at the edges of their garments.

Deuteronomy 11:18

Take these commands to heart and keep them in mind, tying them as reminders on your arm and as bands on your forehead.

2 Kings 10:16

"If it is," Jehu replied, "Put out your hand." So Jehonadab stuck out his hand, and Jehu took him up to stand in his chariot. He told him, "Come with me and see my enthusiasm for the LORD!" So Jehu had Jehonadab ride in his chariot.

Proverbs 3:3

Do not let gracious love and truth leave you. Bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart,

Proverbs 6:21-23

by binding them to your heart continuously, fastening them around your neck.

Luke 16:15

So he told them, "You try to justify yourselves in front of people, but God knows your hearts, because what is highly valued by people is detestable to God.

Luke 20:47-1

They devour widows' houses and say long prayers to cover it up. They will receive greater condemnation!"

John 7:18

The one who speaks on his own seeks his own praise. But the one who seeks the praise of him who sent him is genuine, and there's nothing false in him.

John 12:43

For they loved the praise of human beings more than the praise of God.

Philippians 1:15

Some are preaching the Messiah because of jealousy and dissension, while others do so because of their good will.

Philippians 2:3

Do not act out of selfish ambition or conceit, but with humility think of others as being better than yourselves.

2 Thessalonians 2:4

He opposes and exalts himself above every so-called god and object of worship. As a result, he seats himself in the sanctuary of God and himself declares that he is God.

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