Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

If therefore thou should bring thy gift to the altar, and remember there that thy brother has anything against thee,

New American Standard Bible

Therefore if you are presenting your offering at the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you,

King James Version

Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;

Holman Bible

So if you are offering your gift on the altar, and there you remember that your brother has something against you,

International Standard Version

"So if you are presenting your gift at the altar and remember there that your brother has something against you,

American Standard Version

If therefore thou art offering thy gift at the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath aught against thee,

Amplified

So if you are presenting your offering at the altar, and while there you remember that your brother has something [such as a grievance or legitimate complaint] against you,

An Understandable Version

Therefore, if you are offering your [sacrificial] gift on the Altar and [just then] you remember that your brother has a grievance against you,

Anderson New Testament

If, therefore, you bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has any thing against you,

Bible in Basic English

If then you are making an offering at the altar and there it comes to your mind that your brother has something against you,

Common New Testament

Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you,

Daniel Mace New Testament

When therefore you bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has reason to be displeas'd with you:

Darby Translation

If therefore thou shouldest offer thy gift at the altar, and there shouldest remember that thy brother has something against thee,

Godbey New Testament

Therefore if you may bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you,

Goodspeed New Testament

So when you are presenting your gift at the altar, if you remember that your brother has any grievance against you,

John Wesley New Testament

Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there remember, that thy brother hath ought against thee,

Julia Smith Translation

If therefore, thou bring thy gift upon the altar, and there thou remember that thy brother has anything against thee,

King James 2000

Therefore if you bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has anything against you;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore if you present your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you,

Modern King James verseion

Therefore if you offer your gift on the altar, and there remember that your brother has anything against you,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore when thou offerest thy gift at the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;

Moffatt New Testament

So if you remember, even when offering your gift at the altar, that your brother has any grievance against you,

Montgomery New Testament

"If therefore when you are offering your gift upon the altar, and there remember that your brother has a grievance against you,

NET Bible

So then, if you bring your gift to the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you,

New Heart English Bible

"If therefore you are offering your gift at the altar, and there remember that your brother has anything against you,

Noyes New Testament

Therefore, if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there remember that thy brother hath aught against thee,

Sawyer New Testament

If, therefore, you offer your gift on the altar, and there remember that your brother has any thing against you,

The Emphasized Bible

If, therefore, thou be bearing thy gift towards the altar, and, there, shouldst remember that, thy brother, hath aught against thee,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

If therefore thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Therefore, when presenting your gift at the altar, if even there you remember that your brother has some grievance against you,

Webster

Therefore if thou shalt bring thy gift to the altar, and there remember that thy brother hath aught against thee;

Weymouth New Testament

If therefore when you are offering your gift upon the altar, you remember that your brother has a grievance against you,

Williams New Testament

So if, in the very act of presenting your gift at the altar, you remember that your brother has something against you,

World English Bible

"If therefore you are offering your gift at the altar, and there remember that your brother has anything against you,

Worrell New Testament

If, therefore, you are offering your gift at the altar, and there remember that your brother has ought against you,

Worsley New Testament

Therefore, if thou bring thine offering to the altar, and there remembrest that thy brother hath any complaint against thee;

Youngs Literal Translation

'If, therefore, thou mayest bring thy gift to the altar, and there mayest remember that thy brother hath anything against thee,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

thou bring
προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
Usage: 36

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
Usage: 241
Usage: 241

δῶρον 
Doron 
Usage: 9

to
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

the altar
θυσιαστήριον 
Thusiasterion 
Usage: 16

and there
κἀκεῖ 
Kakei 
Usage: 6

μνάομαι 
Mnaomai 
Usage: 19

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 5:23

Devotionals containing Matthew 5:23

Images Matthew 5:23

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Anger Toward Others

22 But I say to you, that every man who is angry at his brother without cause will be liable to the judgment, and whoever speaks an insult to his brother will be liable to the council, and whoever says, Foolish man, will be liable to 23 If therefore thou should bring thy gift to the altar, and remember there that thy brother has anything against thee, 24 leave there thy gift before the altar, and go. First be reconciled to thy brother, and then, after coming, bring thy gift.


Cross References

Matthew 8:4

And Jesus says to him, See thou speak to no man, but go, show thyself to the priest, and bring the gift that Moses commanded for a testimony to them.

Matthew 23:19

Ye foolish and blind men, for which is greater, the gift, or the altar that makes the gift sacred?

Matthew 5:24

leave there thy gift before the altar, and go. First be reconciled to thy brother, and then, after coming, bring thy gift.

Mark 11:25

And whenever ye may stand praying, forgive, if ye have anything against any man, so that also your Father in the heavens will forgive you your trespasses.

Genesis 41:9

Then the chief butler spoke to Pharaoh, saying, I do remember my faults this day.

Genesis 42:21-22

And they said one to another, We are truly guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the distress of his soul when he besought us, and we would not hear. Therefore this distress has come upon us.

Genesis 50:15-17

And when Joseph's brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, It may be that Joseph will hate us, and will fully requite us all the evil which we did to him.

Leviticus 6:2-6

If a soul sins, and commits a trespass against LORD, and deals falsely with his neighbor in a matter of deposit, or of bargain, or of robbery, or have oppressed his neighbor,

Deuteronomy 16:16-17

Three times in a year all thy males shall appear before LORD thy God in the place which he shall choose: in the feast of unleavened bread, and in the feast of weeks, and in the feast of tabernacles. And they shall not appear before

1 Samuel 15:22

And Samuel said, Has LORD as great delight in burnt-offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams.

1 Kings 2:44

The king said moreover to Shimei, Thou know all the iniquity which thy heart is privy to, what thou did to David my father. Therefore LORD shall return thy iniquity upon thine own head.

Isaiah 1:10-17

Hear the word of LORD, ye rulers of Sodom, give ear to the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah.

Lamentations 3:20

My soul still has them in remembrance, and is bowed down within me.

Ezekiel 16:63

that thou may remember, and be confounded, and never open thy mouth any more, because of thy shame, when I have forgiven thee all that thou have done, says lord LORD.

Hosea 6:6

For I desire mercy, and not sacrifice, and the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.

Amos 5:21-24

I hate, I despise your feasts, and I will take no delight in your solemn assemblies.

Luke 19:8

And having stood, Zacchaeus said to the Lord, Behold, half of the things possessed by me, Lord, I give to the poor. And if I defrauded any man of anything, I repay fourfold.

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