Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

leave your offering there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and present your offering.

King James Version

Leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Holman Bible

leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled with your brother, and then come and offer your gift.

International Standard Version

leave your gift there before the altar and first go and be reconciled to your brother. Then come and offer your gift.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way, first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Amplified

leave your offering there at the altar and go. First make peace with your brother, and then come and present your offering.

An Understandable Version

[stop right there]; leave your gift at the Altar and [immediately] go to that brother and settle the matter first, before returning to offer your gift.

Anderson New Testament

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

Bible in Basic English

While your offering is still before the altar, first go and make peace with your brother, then come and make your offering.

Common New Testament

leave your gift there before the altar, and go. First be reconciled to your brother; and then come and offer your gift.

Daniel Mace New Testament

leave your gift before the altar, go, and first of all reconcile yourself to your brother; then come to offer your gift.

Darby Translation

leave there thy gift before the altar, and first go, be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Godbey New Testament

leave there your gift before the altar, and go, first be reconciled to your brother, then having come offer your gift.

Goodspeed New Testament

leave your gift right there before the altar and go and make up with your brother; then come back and present your gift.

John Wesley New Testament

Leaving thy gift there before the altar, go; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Julia Smith Translation

Let go there thy gift, before the altar, and retire; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then, having come, bring thy gift.

King James 2000

Leave there your gift before the altar, and go your way; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

Modern King James verseion

leave your gift there before the altar and go. First be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

leave there thine offering before the altar, and go thy way first, and be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Moffatt New Testament

leave your gift at the very altar and go away; first be reconciled to your brother, then come back and offer your gift.

Montgomery New Testament

"leave there your gift before the altar, and go and make friends with your brother, first of all; then come and offer your gift.

NET Bible

leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to your brother and then come and present your gift.

New Heart English Bible

leave your gift there before the altar, and go your way. First be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.

Noyes New Testament

leave there thy gift before the altar, and go away; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Sawyer New Testament

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

The Emphasized Bible

leave, there, thy gift before the altar, and withdraw, - first, be reconciled unto thy brother, and, then, coming, be offering thy gift.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

leave there thy gift before the altar, and go: first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Twentieth Century New Testament

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

Webster

Leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Weymouth New Testament

leave your gift there before the altar, and go and make friends with your brother first, and then return and proceed to offer your gift.

Williams New Testament

leave your grit right there at the altar, and first go and make peace with your brother, and then come back and present your gift.

World English Bible

leave your gift there before the altar, and go your way. First be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.

Worrell New Testament

leave there your gift before the altar, and go your way, first be reconciled to your brother, and then, coming, offer your gift.

Worsley New Testament

leave thy gift there before the altar, and go and first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.

Youngs Literal Translation

leave there thy gift before the altar, and go -- first be reconciled to thy brother, and then having come bring thy gift.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀφίημι 
Aphiemi 
Usage: 57

ἐκεῖ 
Ekei 
there, thither, not tr,
Usage: 65

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

δῶρον 
Doron 
Usage: 9

ἔμπροσθεν 
Emprosthen 
before, in sight, of, against, in the sight of, in the presence of, at
Usage: 27

the altar
θυσιαστήριον 
Thusiasterion 
Usage: 16

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

go thy way
ὑπάγω 
Hupago 
go, go way, go away, get thee, depart, get thee hence
Usage: 26

πρῶτον 
Proton 
first, at the first Trans, first of all,
Usage: 40

διαλλάσσω 
Diallasso 
Usage: 0

to
G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

and offer
προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
Usage: 36

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Matthew 5:24

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Anger Toward Others

23 Therefore if you are presenting your offering at the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you, 24 leave your offering there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and present your offering. 25 Make friends quickly with your opponent at law while you are with him on the way, so that your opponent may not hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the officer, and you be thrown into prison.


Cross References

Mark 9:50

Salt is good; but if the salt becomes unsalty, with what will you make it salty again? Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with one another.”

Romans 12:17-18

Never pay back evil for evil to anyone. Respect what is right in the sight of all men.

Job 42:8

Now therefore, take for yourselves seven bulls and seven rams, and go to My servant Job, and offer up a burnt offering for yourselves, and My servant Job will pray for you. For I will accept him so that I may not do with you according to your folly, because you have not spoken of Me what is right, as My servant Job has.”

Proverbs 25:9

Argue your case with your neighbor,
And do not reveal the secret of another,

Matthew 18:15-17

If your brother sins, go and show him his fault in private; if he listens to you, you have won your brother.

Matthew 23:23

Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint and dill and cummin, and have neglected the weightier provisions of the law: justice and mercy and faithfulness; but these are the things you should have done without neglecting the others.

1 Corinthians 6:7-8

Actually, then, it is already a defeat for you, that you have lawsuits with one another. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be defrauded?

1 Corinthians 11:28

But a man must examine himself, and in so doing he is to eat of the bread and drink of the cup.

1 Timothy 2:8

Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.

James 3:13-18

Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show by his good behavior his deeds in the gentleness of wisdom.

James 5:16

Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.

1 Peter 3:7-8

You husbands in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with someone weaker, since she is a woman; and show her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.

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