Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

The lamp of the body, is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body, shall be, lighted up;

New American Standard Bible

The eye is the lamp of the body; so then if your eye is clear, your whole body will be full of light.

King James Version

The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.

Holman Bible

“The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.

International Standard Version

"The eye is the lamp of the body. So if your eye is healthy, your whole body will be full of light.

A Conservative Version

The light of the body is the eye. If therefore thine eye is sound, thy whole body will be bright.

American Standard Version

The lamp of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.

Amplified

“The eye is the lamp of the body; so if your eye is clear [spiritually perceptive], your whole body will be full of light [benefiting from God’s precepts].

An Understandable Version

Your eye is [like] a lamp to your body [i.e., your life]. If your eye sees things correctly, [then] your whole body [i.e., your entire life] will be illuminated [i.e., be directed into proper conduct].

Anderson New Testament

The lamp of the body is the eye: if, therefore, your eye be sound, your whole body will be light:

Bible in Basic English

The light of the body is the eye; if then your eye is true, all your body will be full of light.

Common New Testament

The lamp of the body is the eye. So if your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the eye is the light of the body: now if your eye be clear, your whole body will be enlightned.

Darby Translation

The lamp of the body is the eye; if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body will be light:

Godbey New Testament

For the light of the body is the eye. If thine eye may be clear, thy whole body will he lighted.

Goodspeed New Testament

The eye is the lamp of the body. If then your eye is sound, your whole body will be light,

John Wesley New Testament

The eye is the light of the body: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.

Julia Smith Translation

The light of the body is the eye; if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be light.

King James 2000

The light of the body is the eye: if therefore your eye be sound, your whole body shall be full of light.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"The eye is the lamp of the body. Therefore if your eye is sincere, your whole body will be full of light.

Modern King James verseion

The light of the body is the eye. Therefore if your eye is sound, your whole body shall be full of light.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The light of the body is thine eye: wherefore if thine eye be single, all thy body shall be full of light.

Moffatt New Testament

The eye is the lamp of the body: so, if your Eye is generous, the whole of your body will be illumined,

Montgomery New Testament

"The lamp of the body is the eye. Therefore if your eye is sound, your whole body will be well lighted;

NET Bible

"The eye is the lamp of the body. If then your eye is healthy, your whole body will be full of light.

New Heart English Bible

"The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is sound, your whole body will be full of light.

Noyes New Testament

The eye is the lamp of the body. If thine eye he clear, thy whole body will be in light;

Sawyer New Testament

The light of the body is the eye. If, therefore, your eye is sound, your whole body will be light;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The lamp of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be transparent, thy whole body shall be enlightened.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The lamp of the body is the eye. If your eye is unclouded, your whole body will be lit up;

Webster

The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thy eye be single, thy whole body will be full of light.

Weymouth New Testament

"The eye is the lamp of the body. If then your eyesight is good, your whole body will be well lighted;

Williams New Testament

"The eye is the very lamp of the body. If then your eye is sound, your whole body will be full of light.

World English Bible

"The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is sound, your whole body will be full of light.

Worrell New Testament

"The lamp of the body is the eye. If, therefore, your eye be sound, your whole body will be full of light;

Worsley New Testament

The eye is the light of the body: if therefore thine eye be clear, thy whole body will be light;

Youngs Literal Translation

'The lamp of the body is the eye, if, therefore, thine eye may be perfect, all thy body shall be enlightened,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
λύχνος 
Luchnos 
Usage: 4

of the body
σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

the eye
ὀφθαλμός 
Ophthalmos 
Usage: 57

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

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

eye
ὀφθαλμός 
Ophthalmos 
Usage: 57

be
ὦ 
be, may be, should be, is, might be, were, not tr,
Usage: 41

ἁπλοῦς 
Haplous 
Usage: 0

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

ὅλος 
Holos 
Usage: 83

σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

shall be
ἔσομαι 
Esomai 
shall be, will be, be, shall have, shall come to pass, shall, not tr,
Usage: 83

References

Images Matthew 6:22

Prayers for Matthew 6:22

Context Readings

The Light Of The Body

21 for, where, thy treasure, is, there, will be, thy heart also. 22 The lamp of the body, is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body, shall be, lighted up; 23 But, if thine eye be, evil, thy whole body, shall be, in the dark; - if therefore, the light which is in thee, is, darkness, the darkness, how great!



Cross References

Luke 11:34-36

The lamp of thy body, is thine eye: Whensoever, thine eye, may be, single, even the whole of thy body, is, lighted up; but, whensoever it may be, useless, even thy body, is darkened.

2 Corinthians 11:3

But I fear lest, by any means, as, the serpent, completely deceived Eve, in his craftiness, your minds should be corrupted from the singleness and the chastenesswhich are due unto the Christ.

Colossians 3:22

Ye servants! be obedient, in all things, unto them who, according to the flesh, are your masters, - not with eye-service, as man-pleasers, but with singleness of heart, revering the Lord, -

Acts 2:46

And, daily giving attendance with one intent in the temple and, at home, breaking bread, they were partaking of food with exultation and singleness of heart;

Ephesians 6:5

Ye servants, be obedient unto them who, after the flesh, are your masters, with fear and trembling, in singleness of your heart, as unto the Christ;

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