Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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.

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.

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 for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. 11 "Blessed are you when people reproach you, persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely, for my sake. 12 Rejoice, and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven. For that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.



Cross References

1 Peter 4:14

If you are insulted for the name of Christ, you are blessed; because the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you. On their part he is blasphemed, but on your part he is glorified.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for the disciple that he be like his teacher, and the servant like his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more those of his household!

Matthew 10:39

He who seeks his life will lose it; and he who loses his life for my sake will find it.

Mark 8:35

For whoever wants to save his life will lose it; and whoever will lose his life for my sake and the sake of the Good News will save it.

Mark 13:13

You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end, the same will be saved.

Luke 6:22

Blessed are you when men shall hate you, and when they shall exclude and mock you, and throw out your name as evil, for the Son of Man's sake.

Luke 21:17

You will be hated by all men for my name's sake.

John 15:21

But all these things will they do to you for my name's sake, because they don't know him who sent me.

1 Peter 2:23

Who, when he was cursed, didn't curse back. When he suffered, didn't threaten, but committed himself to him who judges righteously;

Psalm 35:11

Unrighteous witnesses rise up. They ask me about things that I don't know about.

Psalm 44:22

Yes, for your sake we are killed all day long. We are regarded as sheep for the slaughter.

Isaiah 66:5

Hear the word of Yahweh, you who tremble at his word: "Your brothers who hate you, who cast you out for my name's sake, have said, 'Let Yahweh be glorified, that we may see your joy;' but it is those who shall be disappointed.

Matthew 10:18

Yes, and you will be brought before governors and kings for my sake, for a testimony to them and to the nations.

Matthew 10:22

You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end will be saved.

Matthew 19:29

Everyone who has left houses, or brothers, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, will receive one hundred times, and will inherit eternal life.

Matthew 24:9

Then they will deliver you up to oppression, and will kill you. You will be hated by all of the nations for my name's sake.

Matthew 27:39

Those who passed by blasphemed him, wagging their heads,

Mark 4:17

They have no root in themselves, but are short-lived. When oppression or persecution arises because of the word, immediately they stumble.

Mark 13:9

But watch yourselves, for they will deliver you up to councils. You will be beaten in synagogues. You will stand before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony to them.

Luke 7:33-34

For John the Baptizer came neither eating bread nor drinking wine, and you say, 'He has a demon.'

Luke 9:24

For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever will lose his life for my sake, the same will save it.

Luke 21:12

But before all these things, they will lay their hands on you and will persecute you, delivering you up to synagogues and prisons, bringing you before kings and governors for my name's sake.

John 9:28

They insulted him and said, "You are his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses.

Acts 9:16

For I will show him how many things he must suffer for my name's sake."

Romans 8:36

Even as it is written, "For your sake we are killed all day long. We were accounted as sheep for the slaughter."

1 Corinthians 4:10

We are fools for Christ's sake, but you are wise in Christ. We are weak, but you are strong. You have honor, but we have dishonor.

2 Corinthians 4:11

For we who live are always delivered to death for Jesus' sake, that the life also of Jesus may be revealed in our mortal flesh.

Revelation 2:3

You have perseverance and have endured for my name's sake, and have not grown weary.

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