Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

New American Standard Bible

“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

King James Version

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Holman Bible

The pure in heart are blessed,
for they will see God.

International Standard Version

"How blessed are those who are pure in heart, because it is they who will see God!

A Conservative Version

Blessed are the pure in heart, because they will see God.

Amplified

“Blessed [anticipating God’s presence, spiritually mature] are the pure in heart [those with integrity, moral courage, and godly character], for they will see God.

An Understandable Version

"Those persons whose hearts are pure [before God] will be blessed because they will see God.

Anderson New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.

Bible in Basic English

Happy are the clean in heart: for they will see God.

Common New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Darby Translation

Blessed the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Godbey New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart: because they shall see God.

Goodspeed New Testament

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God!

John Wesley New Testament

Happy are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy the pure in heart: tor they shall see God.

King James 2000

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [are] the pure in heart, because they will see God.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are the pure in heart! For they shall see God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Moffatt New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart! they will see God.

Montgomery New Testament

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

NET Bible

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Noyes New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart; for they will see God.

Sawyer New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

The Emphasized Bible

Happy, the pure, in heart; for, they, shall, see God:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Webster

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Weymouth New Testament

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Williams New Testament

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

World English Bible

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Worrell New Testament

"Happy are the pure in heart; because they shall see God.

Worsley New Testament

Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.

Youngs Literal Translation

Happy the clean in heart -- because they shall see God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21

are the pure
καθαρός 
Katharos 
Usage: 21

in heart
καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764


Usage: 0

ὀπτάνομαι ὄπτομαι 
Optanomai 
Usage: 41

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 5:8

Devotionals containing Matthew 5:8

References

Images Matthew 5:8

Context Readings

The Beatitudes

7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called sons of God.



Cross References

Hebrews 12:14

Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man shall see the Lord:

Psalm 24:4

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; Who hath not lifted up his soul unto falsehood, And hath not sworn deceitfully.

Acts 15:9

and he made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.

Revelation 22:4

and they shall see his face; and his name'shall be on their foreheads.

1 Corinthians 13:12

For now we see in a mirror, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know fully even as also I was fully known.

1 Peter 1:22

Seeing ye have purified your souls in your obedience to the truth unto unfeigned love of the brethren, love one another from the heart fervently:

1 John 3:2-3

Beloved, now are we children of God, and it is not yet made manifest what we shall be. We know that, if he shall be manifested, we shall be like him; for we shall see him even as he is.

Genesis 32:30

And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: for,'said he , I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved.

1 Chronicles 29:17-19

I know also, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy thy people, that are present here, offer willingly unto thee.

Job 19:26-27

And after my skin, even this body , is destroyed, Then without my flesh shall I see God;

Psalm 15:2

He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, And speaketh truth in his heart;

Psalm 18:26

With the pure thou wilt show thyself pure; And with the perverse thou wilt show thyself froward.

Psalm 51:6

Behold, thou desirest truth in the inward parts; And in the hidden part thou wilt make me to know wisdom.

Psalm 51:10

Create in me a clean heart, O God; And renew a right spirit within me.

Psalm 73:1

Surely God is good to Israel, Even to such as are pure in heart.

Proverbs 22:11

He that loveth pureness of heart, For the grace of his lips the king will be his friend.

Ezekiel 36:25-27

And I will sprinkle clean water upon you, and ye shall be clean: from all your filthiness, and from all your idols, will I cleanse you.

Matthew 23:25-28

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye cleanse the outside of the cup and of the platter, but within they are full from extortion and excess.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Having therefore these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

Titus 1:15

To the pure all things are pure: but to them that are defiled and unbelieving nothing is pure; but both their mind and their conscience are defiled.

Hebrews 9:14

how much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish unto God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?

Hebrews 10:22

let us draw near with a true heart in fulness of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience: and having our body washed with pure water,

James 3:17

But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, easy to be entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without variance, without hypocrisy.

James 4:8

Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. Cleanse your hands, ye sinners; and purify your hearts, ye doubleminded.

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