Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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,

A Conservative Version

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

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;

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 everyone who is angry at his brother will be subject to judgment, and whoever says to his brother, 'Stupid fool!' will be subject to the council, and whoever says, 'Obstinate fool!' will be subject to fiery hell. 23 Therefore if you present your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you, 24 leave your gift there before the altar and first go be reconciled to your brother, and then come [and] present your gift.


Cross References

Matthew 8:4

And Jesus said to him, "See that you tell no one, but go, show yourself to the priest and offer the gift that Moses commanded, for a testimony to them."

Matthew 23:19

Blind [people]! For which [is] greater, the gift or the altar that makes the gift holy

Matthew 5:24

leave your gift there before the altar and first go be reconciled to your brother, and then come [and] present your gift.

Mark 11:25

And whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive [him], so that your Father who [is] in heaven will also forgive you your sins."

Genesis 41:9

Then the chief of the cupbearers spoke with Pharaoh, saying, "I remember my sins today.

Genesis 42:21-22

Then each said to his brother, "Surely we [are] guilty on account of our brother when we saw the anguish of his soul when he pleaded for mercy to us and we would not listen. Therefore this trouble has come to us."

Genesis 50:15-17

And when the brothers of Joseph saw that their father [was] dead, they said, "It may be [that] Joseph will hold a grudge against us and pay us back dearly for all the evil that we did to him."

Leviticus 6:2-6

"When a person {displays infidelity} against Yahweh and he deceives his fellow citizen regarding something entrusted or {a pledge} or stealing or he exploits his fellow citizen,

Deuteronomy 16:16-17

Three times in the year all [of] your males shall appear {before } Yahweh your God at the place that he will choose, at the Feast of Unleavened Bread and at the Feast of Weeks and at the Feast of Booths, and they shall not appear {before Yahweh} empty-handed.

1 Samuel 15:22

Then Samuel said, "Is there [as much] delight for Yahweh in burnt offerings and sacrifices as [there is] in {obeying} Yahweh? Look! {To obey} [is] better than sacrifice; to give heed than the fat of rams.

1 Kings 2:44

Then the king said to Shimei, "You know all the evil which your heart knows, what you did to David my father. Now Yahweh will return the evil on your head,

Isaiah 1:10-17

Hear the word of Yahweh, rulers of Sodom! Listen [to] the teaching of our God, people of Gomorrah!

Lamentations 3:20

Surely my soul remembers and bows down within me.

Ezekiel 16:63

in order that you will remember, and you will be ashamed, and {you will not open your mouth again} {because of} your disgrace when I forgive you for all that you have done!'" {declares} the Lord Yahweh.

Hosea 6:6

Because I desire steadfast love and not sacrifice, and knowledge of God rather than burnt offerings.

Amos 5:21-24

"I hate, I despise your festivals, and I take no delight in your assemblies.

Luke 19:8

And Zacchaeus stopped [and] said to the Lord, "Behold, half of my possessions, Lord, I am giving to the poor, and if I have extorted anything from anyone, I am paying [it] back four times [as much]!"

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