Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My Lord delays His coming,

New American Standard Bible

But if that evil slave says in his heart, ‘My master is not coming for a long time,’

King James Version

But and if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord delayeth his coming;

Holman Bible

But if that wicked slave says in his heart, ‘My master is delayed,’

International Standard Version

"But if that wicked servant says to himself, "My master has been delayed,'

A Conservative Version

But if that evil bondman should say in his heart, My lord is late coming,

American Standard Version

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord tarrieth;

Amplified

But if that servant is evil and says in his heart, ‘My master is taking his time [he will not return for a long while],’

An Understandable Version

But if that slave, with evil intent, should think to himself, 'My master will not be back very soon,'

Anderson New Testament

But if that wicked servant shall say in his heart, My master delays his coming;

Bible in Basic English

But if that evil servant says in his heart, My lord is a long time in coming;

Common New Testament

But if that servant is wicked and says to himself, 'My master is staying away a long time,'

Daniel Mace New Testament

but if he be dishonest, and says to himself, my Lord delays coming,

Darby Translation

But if that evil bondman should say in his heart, My lord delays to come,

Godbey New Testament

But if the wicked servant may say in his heart,

Goodspeed New Testament

But if he is a bad slave and says to himself, 'My master is going to stay a long time,'

John Wesley New Testament

But if that evil servant say in his heart, My Lord delayeth his coming:

Julia Smith Translation

But if that servant say in his heart, My lord delays to come;

King James 2000

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord delays his coming;

Lexham Expanded Bible

But if that evil slave should say {to himself}, 'My master is staying away for a long time,'

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But and if that evil servant shall say in his heart, my master will defer his coming,

Moffatt New Testament

But if the bad servant says to himself, 'My lord and master is long of coming,'

Montgomery New Testament

But if, because he is a bad slave, he should say to himself, 'My Master is a long time in coming,'

NET Bible

But if that evil slave should say to himself, 'My master is staying away a long time,'

New Heart English Bible

But if that evil servant should say in his heart, 'My lord is delayed,'

Noyes New Testament

But if the bad servant say in his heart, My lord is tarrying long;

Sawyer New Testament

But if that evil servant says in his heart, My Lord delays his coming,

The Emphasized Bible

But, if that wicked servant should say in his heart - My master, delayeth,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But if that wicked servant say in his heart, My master will be a long while ere he comes;

Twentieth Century New Testament

But, should he be a bad servant, and say to himself 'My master is a long time in coming,'

Webster

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My Lord delayeth his coming;

Weymouth New Testament

But if the man, being a bad servant, should say in his heart, 'My master is a long time in coming,'

Williams New Testament

But if the slave is bad and says to himself, 'My master is going to be gone a long time,'

World English Bible

But if that evil servant should say in his heart, 'My lord is delaying his coming,'

Worrell New Testament

But, if that evil servant shall say in his heart, 'My lord is delaying,'

Worsley New Testament

But if that servant be wicked and say in his heart, my master delayeth his coming,

Youngs Literal Translation

'And, if that evil servant may say in his heart, My Lord doth delay to come,

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

and if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

δοῦλος 
Doulos 
Usage: 65

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

his

Usage: 0

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

My
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

χρονίζω 
Chronizo 
Usage: 2

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

A Faithful Slave And An Unfaithful Slave

47 Truly I say to you that He shall make him ruler over all His goods. 48 But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My Lord delays His coming, 49 and shall begin to strike his fellow servants, and to eat and drink with the drunken,


Cross References

Deuteronomy 9:4

Do not speak in your heart, after Jehovah your God has cast them out from before you, saying: For my righteousness, Jehovah has brought me in to possess this land. But for the wickedness of these nations, Jehovah your God drives them out from before you.

Deuteronomy 15:9

Beware that there is not a thought in your wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand, and your eye may be evil against your poor brother, and you give him nothing. And he may cry to Jehovah against you, and it is sin to you.

2 Kings 5:26

And he said to him, Did not my heart go with you when the man turned again from his chariot to meet you? Is it a time to receive silver and to receive clothing and olive-yards and vineyards and sheep and oxen and menservants and maidservants?

Ecclesiastes 8:11

Because sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the sons of men is fully set in them to do evil.

Isaiah 32:6

For the fool will speak folly, and his heart work iniquity, to practice hypocrisy and to speak error against Jehovah, to make the soul of the hungry empty, and he will take away the drink of the thirsty.

Ezekiel 12:22

Son of man, what is this proverb that you have in the land of Israel, saying, The days will go on and every vision shall fail?

Ezekiel 12:27

Son of man, behold, the house of Israel says, The vision that he sees is for many days to come, and he prophesies of the times that are far off.

Matthew 18:32

Then his lord, after he had called him, said to him, O wicked servant, I forgave you all that debt because you begged me.

Matthew 25:26

His lord answered and said to him, Evil and slothful servant! You knew that I reaped where I did not sow, and gathered where I did not scatter,

Mark 7:21

For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders,

Luke 12:45

But if that servant says in his heart, My lord delays his coming, and shall begin to beat the male servants and women servants, and to eat and drink and to be drunk,

Luke 19:22

And he said to him, I will judge you out of your own mouth, wicked servant! You knew that I was a harsh man, taking up what I had not laid down and reaping what I did not sow.

John 13:2

And when supper had ended, the Devil now having put into the heart of Judas Iscariot the son of Simon to betray Him,

Acts 5:3

But Peter said, Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart for you to lie to the Holy Spirit, and to keep back part of the price of the land?

Acts 8:22

Therefore repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray God if perhaps the thought of your heart may be forgiven you.

2 Peter 3:3-5

First, knowing this, that there will come in the last days scoffers walking according to their own lusts

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