Parallel Verses

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!

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.

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.

Goodspeed New Testament

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

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 "How blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, because the kingdom from heaven belongs to them! 11 "How blessed are you whenever people insult you, persecute you, and say all sorts of evil things against you falsely because of me! 12 Rejoice and be extremely glad, because your reward in heaven is great! That's how they persecuted the prophets who came before you."



Cross References

1 Peter 4:14

If you are insulted because of the name of the Messiah, you are blessed, for the glorious Spirit of God is resting on you.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for a disciple to be like his teacher and a slave to be like his master. If they have called the head of the house Beelzebul, how much more will they do the same to those of his household!"

Matthew 10:39

The one who finds his life will lose it, and the one who loses his life because of me will find it."

Mark 8:35

because whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and for the gospel will save it.

Mark 13:13

You will be hated continuously by everyone because of my name. But the person who endures to the end will be saved."

Luke 6:22

"How blessed are you whenever people hate you, avoid you, insult you, and slander you because of the Son of Man!

Luke 21:17

You will be hated continuously by everyone because of my name.

John 15:21

They will do all these things to you on account of my name, because they do not know the one who sent me.

1 Peter 2:23

When he was insulted, he did not retaliate. When he suffered, he did not threaten. It was his habit to commit the matter to the one who judges fairly.

Psalm 35:11

False witnesses stepped forward and questioned me concerning things about which I knew nothing.

Psalm 44:22

For your sake we are being killed all day long. We are thought of as sheep to be slaughtered.

Isaiah 66:5

"Hear this message from the LORD, you who tremble at his words: "Your own brothers who hate you and exclude you because of my name have said: "Let the LORD be glorified; he will see your joy,' yet it is they who will be put to shame.

Matthew 10:18

You will be brought before governors and kings because of me, to testify to them and to unbelievers.

Matthew 10:22

You will be hated by everyone because of my name. But the person who endures to the end will be saved.

Matthew 19:29

In fact, everyone who has left his homes, brothers, sisters, father, mother, children, or fields because of my name will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.

Matthew 24:9

"Then they'll hand you over to suffer and will kill you, and you'll be hated by all the nations because of my name.

Matthew 27:39

Those who passed by kept insulting him, shaking their heads,

Mark 4:17

but since they don't have any roots, they last for only a short time. When trouble or persecution comes along because of the word, they immediately fall away.

Mark 13:9

"As for yourselves, be on your guard! People will hand you over to local councils, and you will be beaten in their synagogues. You will stand before governors and kings to testify to them because of me.

Luke 7:33-34

Because John the Baptist has come neither eating bread nor drinking wine, yet you say, "He has a demon!'

Luke 9:24

because whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it.

Luke 21:12

"But before all these things take place, people will arrest you and persecute you. They will hand you over to synagogues and prisons, and you will be brought before kings and governors for my name's sake.

John 9:28

At this, they turned on him in fury and said, "You are his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses!

Acts 9:16

since I'm going to show him how much he must suffer for my name's sake."

Romans 8:36

As it is written, "For your sake we are being put to death all day long. We are thought of as sheep headed for slaughter."

1 Corinthians 4:10

We are fools for the Messiah's sake, but you are wise in the Messiah. We are weak, but you are strong. You are honored, but we are dishonored.

2 Corinthians 4:11

While we are alive, we are constantly being handed over to death for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus may be clearly shown in our mortal bodies.

Revelation 2:3

You have endured and suffered because of my name, yet you have not grown weary.

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