Parallel Verses

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.

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 [morally courageous and spiritually alive with life-joy in God’s goodness] are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil things against you because of [your association with] Me.

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.

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.

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 been persecuted in the cause of righteousness, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. 11  Blessed are you when people taunt you, and persecute you, and say everything evil about you--untruly, and on my account. 12 Be glad and rejoice, because your reward in Heaven will be great; for so men persecuted the Prophets who lived before you.



Cross References

1 Peter 4:14

If you are reviled for bearing the name of Christ, count yourselves blessed; because the divine Glory and the Spirit of God are resting upon you.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for a scholar to be treated like his teacher, and a servant like his master. If the head of the house has been called Baal-zebub, how much more the members of his household!

Matthew 10:39

He who has found his life will lose it, while he who, for my sake, has lost his life shall find it.

Mark 8:35

For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, and whoever, for my sake and for the sake of the Good News, will lose his life shall save it.

Mark 13:13

And you will be hated by every one on account of my Name. Yet the man that endures to the end shall be saved.

Luke 6:22

Blessed are you when men hate you, and when they expel you from among them, and taunt you, and reject your Name as an evil thing--on account of the Son of Man.

Luke 21:17

And you will be hated by every one on account of my Name.

John 15:21

But they will do all this to you, because you believe in my Name, for they do not know him who sent me.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused, but he did not answer with abuse; he suffered, but he did not threaten; he entrusted himself to him whose judgments are just.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused, but he did not answer with abuse; he suffered, but he did not threaten; he entrusted himself to him whose judgments are just.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused, but he did not answer with abuse; he suffered, but he did not threaten; he entrusted himself to him whose judgments are just.

1 Peter 2:23

He was abused, but he did not answer with abuse; he suffered, but he did not threaten; he entrusted himself to him whose judgments are just.

Matthew 10:18

And you will be brought before governors and kings for my sake, that you may witness for me before them and the nations.

Matthew 10:22

And you will be hated by every one on account of my Name. Yet the man that endures to the end shall be saved.

Matthew 19:29

Every one who has left houses, or brothers, or sisters, or father, or mother, or children, or land, on account of my Name, will receive many times as much, and will 'gain Immortal Life.'

Matthew 24:9

When that time comes, they will give you up to persecution, and will put you to death, and you will be hated by all nations on account of my Name.

Matthew 27:39

The passers-by railed at him, shaking their heads as they said:

Mark 4:17

But, as they have no root, they stand only for a short time; and so, when trouble or persecution arises on account of the Message, they fall away at once.

Mark 13:9

See to yourselves! They will betray you to courts of law; and you will be taken to Synagogues and beaten; and you will be brought up before governors and kings for my sake, that you may bear witness before them.

Luke 7:33-34

For now that John the Baptist has come, not eating bread or drinking wine, you are saying 'He has a demon in him';

Luke 9:24

For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, and whoever, for my sake, loses his life--that man shall save it.

Luke 21:12

Before all this, they will lay hands on you and persecute you, and they will betray you to Synagogues and put you in prison, when you will be brought before kings and governors for the sake of my Name.

John 9:28

"You are his disciple," they retorted scornfully; "but we are disciples of Moses.

Acts 9:16

I will myself show him all that he has to suffer for my Name."

Romans 8:36

Scripture says-'For thy sake we are being killed all the day long, We are regarded as sheep to be slaughtered.'

1 Corinthians 4:10

We, for Christ's sake, are 'fools,' but you, by your union with Christ, are men of discernment. We are weak, but you are strong. You are honored, but we are despised.

2 Corinthians 4:11

Indeed, we who still live are continually being given over to death for Jesus' sake, so that the Life also of Jesus may be exhibited in our mortal nature.

Revelation 2:3

You possess endurance, and have borne much for my Name, and have never grown weary.

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