Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But rather, seek ye first the kingdom of heaven, and the righteousness thereof; and all these things shall be ministered unto you.

New American Standard Bible

But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

King James Version

But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Holman Bible

But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you.

International Standard Version

But first be concerned about God's kingdom and his righteousness, and all of these things will be provided for you as well.

A Conservative Version

But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

American Standard Version

But seek ye first his kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Amplified

But first and most importantly seek (aim at, strive after) His kingdom and His righteousness [His way of doing and being right—the attitude and character of God], and all these things will be given to you also.

An Understandable Version

So, you should put the kingdom of God and what He says is right first [in your lives], then all these things [i.e., food, drink and clothing] will be provided for you.

Anderson New Testament

But seek first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be given to you in addition.

Bible in Basic English

But let your first care be for his kingdom and his righteousness; and all these other things will be given to you in addition.

Common New Testament

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things shall be given to you as well.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but first seek the kingdom of God, and that righteousness which leads to it, and all these things shall be superadded. be not

Darby Translation

But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.

Godbey New Testament

But seek first the kingdom, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Goodspeed New Testament

But you must make his kingdom, and uprightness before him, your greatest care, and you will have all these other things besides.

John Wesley New Testament

But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.

Julia Smith Translation

But seek first the kingdom of God and his justice, and all these shall be added to you.

King James 2000

But seek you first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But seek first his kingdom and righteousness, and all these [things] will be added to you.

Modern King James verseion

But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you.

Moffatt New Testament

Seek God's Realm and his goodness, and all that will be yours over and above.

Montgomery New Testament

"But continue to seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.

NET Bible

But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

New Heart English Bible

But seek first the Kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Noyes New Testament

But seek first his kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things will also be given you.

Sawyer New Testament

But seek first righteousness and his kingdom, and all these things shall be added to you.

The Emphasized Bible

But be seeking first, the kingdom and its righteousness, - and, all these things, shall be added unto you.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But seek ye, in the first place, the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be given you over.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But first seek his Kingdom and the righteousness that he requires, and then all these things shall be added for you.

Webster

But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.

Weymouth New Testament

But make His Kingdom and righteousness your chief aim, and then these things shall all be given you in addition.

Williams New Testament

But as your first duty keep on looking for His standard of doing right, and for His will, and then all these things will be yours besides.

World English Bible

But seek first God's Kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things will be given to you as well.

Worrell New Testament

But seek ye first His Kingdom and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you.

Worsley New Testament

But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these shall be superadded unto you.

Youngs Literal Translation

but seek ye first the reign of God and His righteousness, and all these shall be added to you.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

seek ye
ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

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

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

his

Usage: 0

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

προστίθημι 
Prostithemi 
Usage: 11

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 6:33

Devotionals containing Matthew 6:33

Context Readings

God And Possessions

32 After all these things seek the gentiles: For your heavenly father knoweth that ye have need of all these things. 33 But rather, seek ye first the kingdom of heaven, and the righteousness thereof; and all these things shall be ministered unto you. 34 Care not then for the morrow: but let the morrow care for itself. For the day present hath ever enough of his own trouble.



Cross References

Matthew 5:6

Blessed are they which hunger and thirst for righteousness: for they shall be filled.

Mark 10:29-30

Jesus answered and said, "Verily I say unto you, there is no man that hath forsaketh house, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, other children, or lands, for my sake and the gospel's,

Psalm 34:9-10

O fear the LORD, ye that are his saints: for they that fear him lack nothing.

Luke 12:31

Wherefore, seek ye after the kingdom of God, and all these things shall be ministered unto you.

Proverbs 3:9-10

Honour the LORD with thy substance, and with the firstlings of all thine increase:

Psalm 37:3

Put thou thy trust in the LORD, and be doing good; dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.

Psalm 37:18-19

The LORD knoweth the days of the godly, and their inheritance shall endure forever.

Psalm 84:11-12

For the LORD God is a light and defense; the LORD will give grace and worship, and no good thing shall he withhold from them that live a godly life.

Matthew 19:29

And whosoever forsaketh houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake; the same shall receive a hundred fold, and shall inherit everlasting life.

Romans 14:17

For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink, but righteousness, peace and joy, in the holy ghost.

2 Corinthians 5:21

for he hath made him to be sin for us, which knew no sin, that we by his means should be that righteousness which before God is allowed.

1 Kings 3:11-13

Wherefore God said unto him, "Because thou hast asked this thing and hast not asked long life, neither hast asked riches, nor the lives of thine enemies, but hast asked the discretion to understand equity:

2 Chronicles 31:20-21

And of this manner did Hezekiah, throughout all Judah; and did that was good, right and truth, before the LORD his God.

Psalm 37:25

I have been young, and now am old; and yet saw I never the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging their bread.

Proverbs 2:1-9

My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and keep my commandments by thee,

John 6:27

Labor not for the meat which perisheth, but for the meat that endureth unto everlasting life, which meat the son of man shall give unto you. For him hath God the father sealed."

Romans 1:17

For by it, the righteousness which cometh of God is opened, from faith to faith. As it is written, "The just shall live by faith."

Haggai 1:2-11

"Thus speaketh the LORD of Hosts, and sayeth, 'This people doth say: The time is not yet come to build up the LORD's house.'"

1 Timothy 4:8

For bodily exercise profiteth little: But godliness is good unto all things, as a thing which hath promises of the life that is now, and of the life to come.

Matthew 3:2

saying, "Repent: the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Matthew 4:17

From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, "Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

Romans 3:21-22

Now, verily, is the righteousness that cometh of God declared without the fulfilling of the law: having witness yet of the law, and of the prophets.

1 Corinthians 1:30

And unto him pertain ye, in Christ Jesus, which of God is made unto us wisdom, and also righteousness, and sanctifying, and redemption.

1 Kings 17:13

And Elijah said unto her, "Fear not, but go and do as thou hast said: but make me thereof a little cake first of all, and bring it out to me, and afterward make for thee and thy son.

Isaiah 45:24

saying, "Verily in the LORD is my righteousness and strength. To him shall men come: but all they that think scorn of him, shall be confounded."

Jeremiah 23:6

In his time shall Judah be saved and Israel shall dwell without fear. And this is the name that they shall call him: even, 'The LORD our righteous maker.'

Haggai 2:16-19

that when ye came to a corn heap of twenty bushels, there were scarce ten: and that when ye came to the wine press for to pour out fifty pots of wine, there were scarce twenty.

Luke 1:6

Both were perfect before God, and walked in all the laws and ordinances of the Lord, that no man could find fault with them.

Luke 18:29-30

And he said unto them, "Verily I say unto you, there is no man that leaveth house: other father and mother, other brethren, or wife, or children: for the kingdom of God's sake,

Romans 8:31

What shall we then say unto these things? if God be on our side: who can be against us?

1 Corinthians 3:22

whether it be Paul, either Apollos, either Cephas: whether it be the world, or life, either death, whether they be present things or things to come: all are yours,

Philippians 3:9

and might be found in him, not having mine own righteousness which is of the law: But that which springeth of the faith which is in Christ. I mean, the righteousness which cometh of God through faith

2 Thessalonians 1:5

which is a token of the righteous judgment of God, that ye are counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer.

2 Peter 1:11

Yea, and by this means an entering-in shall be ministered unto you abundantly into the everlasting kingdom of our Lord and saviour Jesus Christ.

Leviticus 25:20-21

"'If ye shall say: What shall we eat the seventh year inasmuch as we shall not sow nor gather in our increase?

Matthew 13:44-46

"Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in the field, the which a man findeth and hideth it: and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.

Acts 20:25

And now behold, I am sure that henceforth ye all, through whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of God, shall see my face no more.

Acts 28:31

preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching those things which concerned the Lord Jesus with all confidence, unforbidden.

Romans 10:3

For they are ignorant of the righteousness which is allowed before God, and go about to establish their own righteousness: and therefore, are not obedient unto the righteousness which is of value before God.

Colossians 1:13-14

Which hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear son,

2 Peter 1:1

Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them which have obtained like precious faith with us in the righteousness that cometh of our God and saviour Jesus Christ.

2 Chronicles 1:7-12

And the same night God appeared unto Solomon and said to him, "Ask what I shall give thee."

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