Parallel Verses

Amplified

And as they went, suddenly, Jesus met them, saying, “Rejoice!” And they went to Him and took hold of His feet [in homage] and worshiped Him [as the Messiah].

New American Standard Bible

And behold, Jesus met them and greeted them. And they came up and took hold of His feet and worshiped Him.

King James Version

And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.

Holman Bible

Just then Jesus met them and said, “Good morning!” They came up, took hold of His feet, and worshiped Him.

International Standard Version

Suddenly, Jesus met them and said, "Greetings!" They went up to him, took hold of his feet, and worshipped him.

A Conservative Version

And as they were going to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus also met them, saying, Hail. And having come, they held his feet and worshiped him.

American Standard Version

And behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and took hold of his feet, and worshipped him.

An Understandable Version

Suddenly Jesus met them and gave them greetings. They approached Him and took hold of His feet [and knelt] to worship Him.

Anderson New Testament

And as they were going to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying: Hail! And they came and laid hold of his feet, and worshiped him.

Bible in Basic English

And on the way, Jesus came to them, saying, Be glad. And they came and put their hands on his feet, and gave him worship.

Common New Testament

And behold, Jesus met them and said, "Hail!" And they came to him and took hold of his feet and worshipped him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

as they were making the way to his disciples, Jesus himself met them, and said, I salute you. and they came, and embraced his feet, and worshipped him.

Darby Translation

And as they went to bring his disciples word, behold also, Jesus met them, saying, Hail! And they coming up took him by the feet, and did him homage.

Godbey New Testament

And behold, Jesus met them, saying, Hail. And they having come forward, took hold of His feet, and worshiped Him.

Goodspeed New Testament

And Jesus himself met them, and said, "Good morning!" And they went up to him and clasped his feet, and bowed to the ground before him.

John Wesley New Testament

And behold Jesus met them and said, Hail. And they came, and took hold of his feet and worshiped him.

Julia Smith Translation

And as they were going to announce to his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, Rejoice ye. And they having come, held his feet firmly, and worshipped him.

King James 2000

And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held him by the feet, and worshiped him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And behold, Jesus met them, saying, "Greetings!" And they came up [and] took hold of his feet and worshiped him.

Modern King James verseion

But as they were going to report to His disciples, behold, Jesus also met them, saying, Hail! And they came and held Him by the feet and worshiped Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as they went to tell his disciples: behold, Jesus met them, saying, "All hail." They came and held him by the feet and worshipped him.

Moffatt New Testament

And Jesus himself met them, saying, "Hail!" So they went up to him and caught hold of his feet and worshipped him;

Montgomery New Testament

And behold! Jesus himself met them, saying, "All hail!" And they went up to him and clasped his feet and worshiped him.

NET Bible

But Jesus met them, saying, "Greetings!" They came to him, held on to his feet and worshiped him.

New Heart English Bible

And suddenly Jesus met them, saying, "Rejoice." They came and took hold of his feet, and worshiped him.

Noyes New Testament

And lo! Jesus met them, saying, All hail! And they went up, and laid hold of his feet, and knelt down before him.

Sawyer New Testament

And behold, Jesus also met them, saying, Hail! And they approached him, and took hold of his feet, and worshipped him.

The Emphasized Bible

And lo! Jesus, met them, saying - Joy to you! And, they, going forward, held his feet, and worshipped him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And as they were going to tell the disciples, then behold Jesus met them saying, Hail! And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Suddenly Jesus met them. "Welcome!" he said. The women went up to him, and clasped his feet, bowing to the ground before him. Then Jesus said to them:

Webster

And as they were going to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came, and held him by the feet, and worshiped him.

Weymouth New Testament

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Williams New Testament

Then Jesus met them Himself, and said, "Good morning!" And they went up to Him and clasped His feet, and worshiped Him.

World English Bible

As they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, "Rejoice!" They came and took hold of his feet, and worshiped him.

Worrell New Testament

And, behold, Jesus met them, saying, "Rejoice!" And they, coming to Him, held His feet, and worshiped Him.

Worsley New Testament

And as they were going to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them and said, God save you. And they drew near and embraced his feet, and worshipped Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and as they were going to tell to his disciples, then lo, Jesus met them, saying, 'Hail!' and they having come near, laid hold of his feet, and did bow to him.

Interlinear

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

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

πορεύομαι 
Poreuomai 
go, depart, walk, go way,
Usage: 101

to tell
ἀπαγγέλλω 
Apaggello 
Usage: 40

his

Usage: 0

μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

ἰδού 
Idou 
behold, lo, see
Usage: 140

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

met
ἀπαντάω 
Apantao 
Usage: 5


Usage: 0

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60

προσέρχομαι 
Proserchomai 
come, come to, come unto, go to, go unto, draw near,
Usage: 79

and held
κρατέω 
Krateo 
Usage: 33

him

Usage: 0

by the feet
πούς 
Pous 
Usage: 67

and

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

προσκυνέω 
Proskuneo 
Usage: 49

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Matthew 28:9

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Jesus Is Raised

8 So the women left the tomb quickly with fear and great joy, and ran to tell [the good news to] the disciples. 9 And as they went, suddenly, Jesus met them, saying, “Rejoice!” And they went to Him and took hold of His feet [in homage] and worshiped Him [as the Messiah]. 10 Then Jesus said to them, “Do not be afraid; go and tell My brothers to leave for Galilee, and there they will see Me [just as I promised].”


Cross References

Matthew 14:33

Then those in the boat worshiped Him [with awe-inspired reverence], saying, “Truly You are the Son of God!”

Matthew 28:17

And when they saw Him, they worshiped Him; but some doubted [that it was really He].

Luke 24:52

And they worshiped Him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy [fully understanding that He lives and that He is the Son of God];

John 20:14-17

After saying this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not know that it was Jesus.

John 20:28

Thomas answered Him, “My Lord and my God!”

Song of Songs 3:3-4


“The watchmen who go around the city found me,
And I said, ‘Have you seen him whom my soul loves?’

Isaiah 64:5


You meet him who rejoices in doing that which is morally right,
Who remembers You in Your ways.
Indeed, You were angry, for we sinned;
We have long continued in our sins [prolonging Your anger].
And shall we be saved [under such circumstances]?

Mark 16:9-10

[Now Jesus, having risen [from death] early on the first day of the week, appeared first to Mary Magdalene, from whom He had cast out seven demons.

Luke 1:28

And coming to her, the angel said, “Greetings, favored one! The Lord is with you.”

Luke 7:38

and standing behind Him at His feet, weeping, she began wetting His feet with her tears, and wiped them with the hair of her head, and [respectfully] kissed His feet [as an act signifying both affection and submission] and anointed them with the perfume.

John 12:3

Then Mary took a pound of very expensive perfume of pure nard, and she poured it on Jesus’ feet and wiped His feet with her hair; and the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

John 20:19

So when it was evening on that same day, the first day of the week, though the disciples were [meeting] behind barred doors for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them, and said, Peace to you.”

2 Corinthians 13:11

Finally, believers, rejoice! Be made complete [be what you should be], be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace [enjoy the spiritual well-being experienced by believers who walk closely with God]; and the God of love and peace [the source of lovingkindness] will be with you.

Revelation 3:9

Take note, I will make those of the synagogue of Satan, who say that they are Jews and are not, but lie—I will make them come and bow down at your feet and make them know [without any doubt] that I have loved you.

Revelation 5:11-14

Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels around the throne and [the voice] of the living creatures and the elders; and they numbered myriads of myriads, and thousands of thousands (innumerable),

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