Parallel Verses

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;

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:

Holman Bible

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

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 are not seen by men to be fasting, but by your Father who is in secret, and your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you. 19 "Don't lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal; 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consume, and where thieves don't break through and steal;


Cross References

Hebrews 13:5

Be free from the love of money, content with such things as you have, for he has said, "I will in no way leave you, neither will I in any way forsake you."

Luke 12:21

So is he who lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God."

1 Timothy 6:17

Charge those who are rich in this present world that they not be haughty, nor have their hope set on the uncertainty of riches, but on the living God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy;

Job 31:24

"If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, 'You are my confidence;'

Psalm 39:6

"Surely every man walks like a shadow. Surely they busy themselves in vain. He heaps up, and doesn't know who shall gather.

Psalm 62:10

Don't trust in oppression. Don't become vain in robbery. If riches increase, don't set your heart on them.

Proverbs 11:4

Riches don't profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Yes, to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver.

Proverbs 23:4-5

Don't weary yourself to be rich. In your wisdom, show restraint.

Ecclesiastes 2:26

For to the man who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy; but to the sinner he gives travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him who pleases God. This also is vanity and a chasing after wind.

Ecclesiastes 5:10-14

He who loves silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he who loves abundance, with increase: this also is vanity.

Zephaniah 1:18

Neither their silver nor their gold will be able to deliver them in the day of Yahweh's wrath, but the whole land will be devoured by the fire of his jealousy; for he will make an end, yes, a terrible end, of all those who dwell in the land.

Matthew 19:21

Jesus said to him, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell what you have, and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me."

Luke 12:33

Sell that which you have, and give gifts to the needy. Make for yourselves purses which don't grow old, a treasure in the heavens that doesn't fail, where no thief approaches, neither moth destroys.

Luke 18:22

When Jesus heard these things, he said to him, "You still lack one thing. Sell all that you have, and distribute it to the poor. You will have treasure in heaven. Come, follow me."

Luke 18:24

Jesus, seeing that he became very sad, said, "How hard it is for those who have riches to enter into the Kingdom of God!

1 Timothy 6:8-10

But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.

James 5:1-3

Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming on you.

1 John 2:15-16

Don't love the world, neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the Father's love isn't in him.

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