Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

From that time, began Jesus to be making proclamation, and saying, - Repent ye, for the kingdom of the heavens hath drawn near.

New American Standard Bible

From that time Jesus began to preach and say, Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”

King James Version

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Holman Bible

From then on Jesus began to preach, “Repent, because the kingdom of heaven has come near!”

International Standard Version

From then on, Jesus began to announce, "Repent, because the kingdom from heaven is near!"

A Conservative Version

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent ye, for the kingdom of the heavens has approached.

American Standard Version

From that time began Jesus to preach, and to say, Repent ye; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Amplified

From that time Jesus began to preach and say, Repent [change your inner self—your old way of thinking, regret past sins, live your life in a way that proves repentance; seek God’s purpose for your life], for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”

An Understandable Version

From that time onward Jesus began to preach, saying, "You people [must] repent [i.e., change your hearts and lives], for the kingdom of heaven is near."

Anderson New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach and to say: Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Bible in Basic English

From that time Jesus went about preaching and saying, Let your hearts be turned from sin, for the kingdom of heaven is near.

Common New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach and say, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Daniel Mace New Testament

from that time Jesus began to preach, "Repent, said he, for the kingdom of the Messiah draws nigh."

Darby Translation

From that time began Jesus to preach and to say, Repent, for the kingdom of the heavens has drawn nigh.

Godbey New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent; for the kingdom of the heavens draweth nigh.

Goodspeed New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach and say, "Repent! for the Kingdom of Heaven is coming!"

John Wesley New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach and to say, Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Julia Smith Translation

From then Jesus began to proclaim, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of the heavens has drawn near.

King James 2000

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Lexham Expanded Bible

From that time [on], Jesus began to preach and to say, "Repent, because the kingdom of heaven is near."

Modern King James verseion

From that time Jesus began to preach and to say, Repent! For the kingdom of Heaven is at hand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, "Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Moffatt New Testament

From that day Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent, the Reign of heaven is near."

Montgomery New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent for the kingdom of heaven is near."

NET Bible

From that time Jesus began to preach this message: "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."

New Heart English Bible

From that time, Jesus began to proclaim, and to say, "Repent. For the Kingdom of Heaven is near."

Noyes New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Sawyer New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Change your minds; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is approaching.

Twentieth Century New Testament

At that time Jesus began to proclaim-- "Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand."

Webster

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Weymouth New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach. "Repent," He said, "for the Kingdom of the Heavens is now close at hand."

Williams New Testament

From that time Jesus continued to preach and say, "Repent! For the kingdom of heaven is near."

World English Bible

From that time, Jesus began to preach, and to say, "Repent! For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand."

Worrell New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, "Repent ye; for the Kingdom of Heaven has drawn near."

Worsley New Testament

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Youngs Literal Translation

From that time began Jesus to proclaim and to say, 'Reform ye, for come nigh hath the reign of the heavens.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἄρχομαι 
Archomai 
Usage: 69

to preach
κηρύσσω 
Kerusso 
Usage: 49

and

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

to say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

μετανοέω 
metanoeo 
Usage: 13

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of heaven
οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

Context Readings

Jesus Chooses Some Followers

16 The people that was sitting in darkness, a great light, beheld, - and, on them who were sitting in land and shade of death, Light rose on them. 17 From that time, began Jesus to be making proclamation, and saying, - Repent ye, for the kingdom of the heavens hath drawn near. 18 And, walking round beside the sea of Galilee, he saw two brethren - Simon who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother, - casting a large fishing-net into the sea, for they were fishers;



Cross References

Matthew 3:2

saying, Repent ye, - for the kingdom of the heavens hath drawn near.

Mark 1:14-15

And after John was delivered up, Jesus came into Galilee, proclaiming the glad-message of God,

Luke 24:47

And that repentance for remission of sins should be proclaimed upon his name unto all the nations, - beginning from Jerusalem.

Acts 2:38

And Peter said unto them - Repent ye, and let each one of you be immersed, in the name of Jesus Christ, into the remission of your sins, - and ye shall receive the free-gift of the Holy Spirit;

Acts 11:18

And, having heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying - Hence, even unto the nations, God hath granted repentance unto life.

Acts 17:30

The times of ignorance, therefore, overlooking, God, as things now are, is charging all men everywhere to repent,

Acts 20:21

bearing full witness, both to Jews and to Greeks, as to the repentance due unto God, and as to belief on our Lord Jesus.

Matthew 9:13

But go ye, and learn what this meaneth, - Mercy, I desire, and not, sacrifice; For I came, not to call the righteous, but sinners.

Matthew 10:7

And, as ye go, proclaim, saying, The kingdom of the heavens hath drawn near!

Matthew 11:12

But, from the days of John the Immerser, until even now, the kingdom of the heavens, is being invaded, and, invaders, are, seizing upon it.

Matthew 13:9

He that hath ears, let him hear.

Matthew 13:11

And, he, answering, said, Because, unto you, hath it been given, to get to know the sacred secrets of the kingdom of the heavens, - whereas, unto them, hath it not been given.

Matthew 13:24

Another parable, put he before them, saying - The kingdom of the heavens hath become like a man sowing good seed in his field;

Matthew 13:47

Again, the kingdom of the heavens is like unto, a large drag-net, cast into the sea and gathering of every kind, -

Matthew 25:1

Then, will the kingdom of the heavens become like unto, ten virgins, who, taking their torches, went forth to meet the bridegroom.

Luke 5:32

I have not come to call, righteous, men, but, sinners, unto repentance.

Luke 9:2

and sent them forth, to be proclaiming the kingdom of God, and to be healing;

Luke 10:11-14

Even the dust that cleaveth unto us, out of your city, unto our feet, do we wipe off against you; nevertheless, of this, be taking notice - The kingdom of God hath drawn near.

Luke 15:7

I say unto you - Thus, joy in heaven, will there be, over one sinner repenting, rather than over ninety-nine righteous persons, who indeed have, no need, of repentance.

Luke 15:10

Thus, I say unto you, there ariseth joy in presence of the messengers of God, over one sinner repenting.

Acts 3:19

Repent ye, therefore, and turn, - unto the blotting out of your sins; to the end that in that case, there may come seasons of refreshing from the face of the Lord,

Acts 26:20

But - both to them in Damascus, first, and in Jerusalem, unto all the country of Judaea also, and unto the nations, I carried tidings - that they should repent, and turn unto God, and, works worthy of their repentance, should practise.

2 Timothy 2:25-26

In meekness, bringing under discipline them that oppose themselves, lest at any time God should give them repentance unto a personal knowledge of truth,

Hebrews 6:1

Wherefore, dismissing the elementary discourse concerning the Christ, unto maturity, let us be tending, not, again, a foundation, laying down - of repentance from dead works, and of faith towards God,

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