Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

“Don’t collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.

New American Standard Bible

"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

King James Version

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:

International Standard Version

"Stop storing up treasures for yourselves on earth, where moths and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.

A Conservative Version

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust deteriorates, and where thieves break through and steal,

American Standard Version

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal:

Amplified

Do not gather and heap up and store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust and worm consume and destroy, and where thieves break through and steal.

An Understandable Version

"Do not store your valuables [here] on earth, where moths can eat them and where rust can corrode them, and where burglars can break in and steal [them].

Anderson New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal.

Bible in Basic English

Make no store of wealth for yourselves on earth, where it may be turned to dust by worms and weather, and where thieves may come in by force and take it away.

Common New Testament

"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Lay not up for your selves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal.

Darby Translation

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust spoils, and where thieves dig through and steal;

Godbey New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust corrupt, and thieves break through and steal:

Goodspeed New Testament

"Do not store up your riches on earth, where moths and rust destroy them, and where thieves break in and steal them,

John Wesley New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break thro' and steal:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal;

Julia Smith Translation

Treasure not up to you treasures upon earth, where moth and gnawing destroy, and thieves dig through and steal:

King James 2000

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust does corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and consuming [insect] destroy and where thieves break in and steal,

Modern King James verseion

Do not lay up treasures on earth for yourselves, where moth and rust corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"See that ye gather not treasure together upon the earth, where rust and moths corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:

Moffatt New Testament

Store up no treasures for yourselves on earth, where moth and rust corrode, where thieves break in and steal:

Montgomery New Testament

"Store up for yourselves no treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;

NET Bible

"Do not accumulate for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.

New Heart English Bible

"Do not lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;

Noyes New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where the moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;

Sawyer New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures on the earth, where a moth and corrosion destroy, and where thieves dig through and steal.

The Emphasized Bible

Be not laying up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where, moth and rust, do tarnish, and where, thieves, dig through and steal;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where the rust and canker spoil, and where thieves dig through and steal:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do not store up treasures for yourselves on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

Webster

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:

Weymouth New Testament

"Do not lay up stores of wealth for yourselves on earth, where the moth and wear-and-tear destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

Williams New Testament

"Stop storing up your riches on earth where moths and rust make away with them, and where thieves break in and steal them.

World English Bible

"Don't lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;

Worrell New Testament

"Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through, and steal;

Worsley New Testament

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust corrupts, and where thieves break through and steal:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Treasure not up to yourselves treasures on the earth, where moth and rust disfigure, and where thieves break through and steal,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Lay
θησαυρίζω 
thesaurizo 
Usage: 5

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

up
θησαυρίζω 
thesaurizo 
Usage: 5

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

θησαυρός 
thesauros 
Usage: 4

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

γῆ 
Ge 
Usage: 186

ὅπου 
Hopou 
ὅπου 
Hopou 
Usage: 42
Usage: 42

σής 
Ses 
Usage: 0

and





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

βρῶσις 
Brosis 
Usage: 5

ἀφανίζω 
Aphanizo 
Usage: 2

κλέπτης 
Kleptes 
Usage: 6

διορύσσω 
Diorusso 
Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 6:19

Devotionals containing Matthew 6:19

Images Matthew 6:19

Prayers for Matthew 6:19

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Treasure In Heaven

18 so that you don’t show your fasting to people but to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. 19 “Don’t collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal. 20 But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don’t break in and steal.


Cross References

Hebrews 13:5

Your life should be free from the love of money. Be satisfied with what you have, for He Himself has said, I will never leave you or forsake you.

Luke 12:21

“That’s how it is with the one who stores up treasure for himself and is not rich toward God.”

1 Timothy 6:17

Instruct those who are rich in the present age not to be arrogant or to set their hope on the uncertainty of wealth, but on God, who richly provides us with all things to enjoy.

Job 31:24

If I placed my confidence in gold
or called fine gold my trust,

Psalm 39:6

“Certainly, man walks about like a mere shadow.
Indeed, they frantically rush around in vain,
gathering possessions
without knowing who will get them.

Psalm 62:10

Place no trust in oppression,
or false hope in robbery.
If wealth increases,
pay no attention to it.

Proverbs 11:4

Wealth is not profitable on a day of wrath,
but righteousness rescues from death.

Proverbs 16:16

Get wisdom—
how much better it is than gold!
And get understanding—
it is preferable to silver.

Proverbs 23:4-5

Don’t wear yourself out to get rich;
stop giving your attention to it.

Ecclesiastes 2:26

For to the man who is pleasing in His sight, He gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy, but to the sinner He gives the task of gathering and accumulating in order to give to the one who is pleasing in God’s sight. This too is futile and a pursuit of the wind.

Ecclesiastes 5:10-14

The one who loves money is never satisfied with money, and whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with income. This too is futile.

Zephaniah 1:18

Their silver and their gold
will not be able to rescue them
on the day of the Lord’s wrath.
The whole earth will be consumed
by the fire of His jealousy.
For He will make a complete,
yes, a horrifying end
of all the inhabitants of the earth.

Matthew 19:21

“If you want to be perfect,” Jesus said to him, “go, sell your belongings and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.”

Luke 12:33

Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Make money-bags for yourselves that won’t grow old, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.

Luke 18:22

When Jesus heard this, He told him, “You still lack one thing: Sell all that you have and distribute it to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.”

Luke 18:24

Seeing that he became sad, Jesus said, “How hard it is for those who have wealth to enter the kingdom of God!

1 Timothy 6:8-10

But if we have food and clothing,
we will be content with these.

James 5:1-3

Come now, you rich people! Weep and wail over the miseries that are coming on you.

1 John 2:15-16

Do not love the world or the things that belong to the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in him.

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