Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

"Blessed are you when people abuse you, and persecute you, and falsely say everything bad of you, on my account.

New American Standard Bible

"Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of Me.

King James Version

Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Holman Bible

“You are blessed when they insult and persecute you and falsely say every kind of evil against you because of Me.

International Standard Version

"How blessed are you whenever people insult you, persecute you, and say all sorts of evil things against you falsely because of me!

A Conservative Version

Blessed are ye when they revile you, and persecute you, and say every evil word, being deceitful against you because of me.

American Standard Version

Blessed are ye when men'shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Amplified

Blessed (happy, to be envied, and spiritually prosperous -- " with life-joy and satisfaction in God's favor and salvation, regardless of your outward conditions) are you when people revile you and persecute you and say all kinds of evil things against you falsely on My account.

An Understandable Version

You will be blessed when people speak against you and harm you and say bad things about you that are untrue, because of [your devotion to] me.

Anderson New Testament

Blessed are you, when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say every evil thing against you, falsely, on my account.

Bible in Basic English

Happy are you when men give you a bad name, and are cruel to you, and say all evil things against you falsely, because of me.

Common New Testament

Blessed are you when they revile you and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for my sake.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Blessed shall you be when men shall revile and persecute you, and falsely charge you with all manner of evil for your attachment to me.

Darby Translation

Blessed are ye when they may reproach and persecute you, and say every wicked thing against you, lying, for my sake.

Godbey New Testament

Blessed are ye when they may despise you, and shall persecute you, and may say all evil against you, falsifying, for my sake.

John Wesley New Testament

Happy are ye when men shall revile and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Blessed are ye when men shall revile you and persecute you and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy are ye, when they shall upbraid you, and drive you out, and say every evil word against you, lying, for my sake.

King James 2000

Blessed are you, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed are you when they insult you and persecute [you] and say all kinds of evil things against you, lying on account of me.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are you when men shall revile you and persecute you, and shall say all kinds of evil against you falsely, for My sake.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed are ye when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall falsely say all manner of evil sayings against you for my sake.

Moffatt New Testament

Blessed are you when men denounce you and persecute you and utter all manner of evil against you for my sake;

Montgomery New Testament

"Blessed are you when they shall revile you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my name's sake.

NET Bible

"Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you and say all kinds of evil things about you falsely on account of me.

New Heart English Bible

"Blessed are you when men insult you, persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Noyes New Testament

Blessed are ye, when men revile you, and persecute you, and say every thing that is bad against you, falsely, for my sake.

Sawyer New Testament

Blessed are you when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say every evil against you, falsely, for my sake.

The Emphasized Bible

Happy, are ye, whensoever they may reproach you and persecute you, and say every evil thing against you, falsely, for my sake:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Blessed are ye, when they shall revile and persecute you, and lying, speak every thing evil against you for my sake.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Blessed are you when people taunt you, and persecute you, and say everything evil about you--untruly, and on my account.

Webster

Blessed are ye when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Weymouth New Testament

"Blessed are you when they have insulted and persecuted you, and have said every cruel thing about you falsely for my sake.

Williams New Testament

"Blessed are you when people abuse you, and persecute you, and keep on falsely telling all sorts of evil against you for my sake.

World English Bible

"Blessed are you when people reproach you, persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely, for my sake.

Worrell New Testament

"Happy are ye, when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for My sake.

Worsley New Testament

Blessed are ye when men shall revile and persecute you, and utter all manner of reproach against you falsly, for my sake:

Youngs Literal Translation

Happy are ye whenever they may reproach you, and may persecute, and may say any evil thing against you falsely for my sake --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21

are ye
ἐστέ 
Este 
are, be, is, belong to, have been, not tr
Usage: 53

ὅταν 
Hotan 
when, as soon as, as long as, that, whensoever, while, till
Usage: 49

ὀνειδέζω 
oneidizo 
Usage: 8

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 314
Usage: 371

and

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

διώκω 
Dioko 
Usage: 28

you, and

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

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

all manner of
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

ψεύδομαι 
Pseudomai 
Usage: 10

for
ἕνεκα ἕνεκεν εἵνεκεν 
heneka 
for ... sake, for ... cause, for, because 9, wherefore , by reason of, that ... might
Usage: 8

my
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me, my, mine
Usage: 36

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Matthew 5:11

Context Readings

The Beatitudes

10 "Blessed are those who have endured persecution for their uprightness, for the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to them! 11  "Blessed are you when people abuse you, and persecute you, and falsely say everything bad of you, on my account. 12 Be glad and exult over it, for you will be richly rewarded in heaven, for that is the way they persecuted the prophets who went before you!



Cross References

1 Peter 4:14

If you are being abused for the sake of Christ, you are blessed, because the glorious Spirit of God is resting upon you.

Matthew 10:25

A pupil should be satisfied to come to be like his teacher, or a slave, to come to be like his master. If men have called the head of the house Beelzebub, how much worse names will they give to the members of his household!

Matthew 10:39

Whoever gains his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will gain it.

Mark 8:35

For whoever wants to preserve his own life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for me and for the good news will preserve it.

Mark 13:13

You will be hated by everyone, because you bear my name. But he who holds out to the end will be saved.

Luke 6:22

"Blessed are you when people hate you and exclude you and denounce you and spurn the name you bear as evil, on account of the Son of Man.

Luke 21:17

and you will be hated by everyone because you bear my name.

John 15:21

But they will do all this to you on my account, because they do not understand him who sent me.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused but he did not retort. He suffered but he did not threaten, but committed his case to him who judges justly.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused but he did not retort. He suffered but he did not threaten, but committed his case to him who judges justly.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused but he did not retort. He suffered but he did not threaten, but committed his case to him who judges justly.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused but he did not retort. He suffered but he did not threaten, but committed his case to him who judges justly.

Matthew 10:18

and you will be brought before governors and kings on my account, to bear your testimony before them and the heathen.

Matthew 10:22

You will be hated by everybody on my account, but the man who holds out to the very end will be saved.

Matthew 19:29

And anyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or land for my sake will receive many times as much, and share eternal life.

Matthew 24:9

Then they will hand you over to persecution and they will put you to death, and you will be hated by all the heathen because you bear my name.

Matthew 27:39

And the passers-by jeered at him, shaking their heads

Mark 4:17

but it takes no real root in them and they last only a little while; then when trouble or persecution comes because of the message they give it up at once.

Mark 13:9

But you must be on your guard; they will hand you over to courts and you will be taken into synagogues and beaten, and you will be brought before governors and kings on my account, to testify to them.

Luke 7:33-34

"For when John the Baptist came, he did not eat any bread or drink any wine, and you said, 'He has a demon!'

Luke 9:24

For whoever wants to preserve his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for me will preserve it.

Luke 21:12

But before all this, men will arrest you and persecute you, and hand you over to synagogues and prisons and have you brought before kings and governors on my account.

John 9:28

Then they sneered at him, and said, "You are a disciple of his yourself, but we are disciples of Moses.

Acts 9:16

For I am going to show him what he will have to endure for my sake."

Romans 8:36

As the Scripture says, "For your sake we are being put to death all day long, We are treated like sheep to be slaughtered."

1 Corinthians 4:10

We are made fools of, for the sake of Christ, while you are men of sense, through being united with him. We are weak, you are strong. You are distinguished, we are despised.

2 Corinthians 4:11

For every day I live I am being given up to death for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus may be visible in my mortal nature.

Revelation 2:3

You show endurance; you have undergone much for my sake, and you have not grown weary.

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