Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Then he says to them, My soul is very sorrowful even unto death; remain here and watch with me.

New American Standard Bible

Then He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, to the point of death; remain here and keep watch with Me."

King James Version

Then saith he unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death: tarry ye here, and watch with me.

Holman Bible

Then He said to them, “My soul is swallowed up in sorrow —to the point of death. Remain here and stay awake with Me.”

International Standard Version

Then he told them, "I'm so deeply grieved that I feel I'm about to die. Wait here and stay awake with me."

A Conservative Version

Then Jesus says to them, My soul is deeply grieved, as far as of death. Remain ye here and watch with me.

American Standard Version

Then saith he unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death: abide ye here, and watch with me.

Amplified

Then He said to them, My soul is very sad and deeply grieved, so that I am almost dying of sorrow. Stay here and keep awake and keep watch with Me.

An Understandable Version

Then He said to them, "My soul is extremely grieved, even to [the point where I could] die. Stay here and be alert with me [i.e., in prayer]."

Anderson New Testament

Then Jesus said to them: My soul is encompassed with sorrow even to death; remain here, and watch with me.

Bible in Basic English

Then says he to them, My soul is very sad, even to death: keep watch with me here.

Common New Testament

Then he said to them, "My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Stay here and watch with me."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and he said to them, "my soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death:" stay here and watch by me.

Godbey New Testament

Then He says to them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even unto death: abide here, and pray with me.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then he said to them, "My heart is almost breaking. You must stay here and keep watch with me."

John Wesley New Testament

Then saith he to them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful even unto death: tarry ye here, and watch with me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then he said unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death; tarry ye here and watch with me.

Julia Smith Translation

Then says he to them, My soul is sorely grieved, even to death: remain here, and watch ye with me.

King James 2000

Then said he unto them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even unto death: tarry you here, and watch with me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, to the point of death. Remain here and stay awake with me."

Modern King James verseion

Then He said to them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Wait here and watch with Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Jesus unto them, "My soul is heavy even unto the death. Tarry ye here: and watch with me."

Moffatt New Testament

he said to them, "My heart is sad, sad even to death; stay here and watch with me."

Montgomery New Testament

and he said to them. "My soul is an anguish, even unto death! Stay here, and keep watch with me."

NET Bible

Then he said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, even to the point of death. Remain here and stay awake with me."

New Heart English Bible

Then he said to them, "My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Stay here, and watch with me."

Noyes New Testament

Then he saith to them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death; remain here, and watch with me.

Sawyer New Testament

Then he said to them, My soul is sorrowful even to death; remain here and watch with me.

The Emphasized Bible

Then, saith he unto them: Encompassed with grief, is my soul, unto death: Abide ye here, and be watching with me.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then saith he to them. My soul is exceeding sorrowful even to death: abide here, and watch with me.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"I am sad at heart," he said, "sad even to death; wait here and watch with me."

Webster

Then saith he to them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even to death: tarry ye here, and watch with me.

Weymouth New Testament

and He said to them, "My soul is crushed with anguish to the very point of death; wait here, and keep awake with me."

Williams New Testament

Then He said to them, "My heart is breaking, it almost kills me! You must stay here and keep watching with me."

World English Bible

Then he said to them, "My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Stay here, and watch with me."

Worrell New Testament

Then saith He to them, "My soul is exceedingly sorrowful even unto death! Abide ye here, and watch with Me."

Worsley New Testament

and saith unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful even unto death, stay here and watch with me.

Youngs Literal Translation

then saith he to them, 'Exceedingly sorrowful is my soul -- unto death; abide ye here, and watch with me.'

Interlinear

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

saith he
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

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

ψυχή 
Psuche 
Usage: 62

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

περίλυπος 
Perilupos 
Usage: 3

ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

tarry ye
μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

ὧδε 
Hode 
Usage: 33

and

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

γρηγορεύω 
Gregoreuo 
Usage: 6

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 26:38

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

The Prayer In Gethsemane

37 And taking with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, he began to be sorrowful and deeply depressed. 38 Then he says to them, My soul is very sorrowful even unto death; remain here and watch with me. 39 And going forward a little he fell upon his face, praying and saying, My Father, if it be possible let this cup pass from me; but not as I will, but as thou wilt.


Cross References

John 12:27

Now is my soul troubled, and what shall I say? Father, save me from this hour. But on account of this have I come to this hour.

Job 6:2-4

Oh that my grief were thoroughly weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances!

Psalm 88:1-7

{A Song, a Psalm for the sons of Korah. To the chief Musician. Upon Mahalath Leannoth. An instruction. Of Heman the Ezrahite.} Jehovah, God of my salvation, I have cried by day and in the night before thee.

Psalm 88:14-16

Why, O Jehovah, castest thou off my soul? why hidest thou thy face from me?

Psalm 116:3

The bands of death encompassed me, and the anguish of Sheol took hold of me; I found trouble and sorrow:

Isaiah 53:3

He is despised and left alone of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief, and like one from whom men hide their faces; despised, and we esteemed him not.

Isaiah 53:10

Yet it pleased Jehovah to bruise him; he hath subjected him to suffering. When thou shalt make his soul an offering for sin, he shall see a seed, he shall prolong his days, and the pleasure of Jehovah shall prosper in his hand.

Matthew 25:13

Watch therefore, for ye know not the day nor the hour.

Matthew 26:40-41

And he comes to the disciples and finds them sleeping, and says to Peter, Thus ye have not been able to watch one hour with me?

Romans 8:32

He who, yea, has not spared his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not also with him grant us all things?

2 Corinthians 5:21

Him who knew not sin he has made sin for us, that we might become God's righteousness in him.

Galatians 3:13

Christ has redeemed us out of the curse of the law, having become a curse for us, (for it is written, Cursed is every one hanged upon a tree,)

1 Peter 2:24

who himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, in order that, being dead to sins, we may live to righteousness: by whose stripes ye have been healed.

1 Peter 3:18

for Christ indeed has once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God; being put to death in flesh, but made alive in the Spirit,

1 Peter 4:7

But the end of all things is drawn nigh: be sober therefore, and be watchful unto prayers;

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