Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Therefore, whatever you want others to do for you, do also the same for them-this is the Law and the Prophets.

New American Standard Bible

"In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets.

King James Version

Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.

International Standard Version

Therefore, whatever you want people to do for you, do the same for them, because this summarizes the Law and the Prophets."

A Conservative Version

All things therefore, as many as ye may want that men should do to you, so also do ye to them, for this is the law and the prophets.

American Standard Version

All things therefore whatsoever ye would that men should do unto you, even so do ye also unto them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Amplified

So then, whatever you desire that others would do to and for you, even so do also to and for them, for this is (sums up) the Law and the Prophets.

An Understandable Version

Therefore, everything that you would like people to do to you, do [these things] to them also. For this is [what is required by] the law of Moses and the prophets.

Anderson New Testament

All things, therefore, whatever you would that men should do to you, even so do you to them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Bible in Basic English

All those things, then, which you would have men do to you, even so do you to them: because this is the law and the prophets.

Common New Testament

So whatever you wish that men would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Let your actions be such, with regard to others, as you should think reasonable with regard to yourselves, for this is the substance of the law and the prophets.

Darby Translation

Therefore all things whatever ye desire that men should do to you, thus do ye also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

Godbey New Testament

Therefore all things whatsoever you may wish that the people may do unto you, do ye even so unto them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Goodspeed New Testament

Therefore, you must always treat other people as you would like to have them treat you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.

John Wesley New Testament

Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, all things whatsoever ye desire that men should do unto you, so also shall ye do unto them, for this is the law and the prophets.

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore all whatever ye would that men should do to you, so also do ye to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

King James 2000

Therefore all things whatsoever you would that men should do to you, do you even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore [in] all [things], whatever you want that people should do to you, thus also you do to them. For this is the law and the prophets.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore all things, whatever you desire that men should do to you, do even so to them; for this is the Law and the Prophets.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Therefore whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, even so do ye to them: this is the law and the prophets.

Moffatt New Testament

Well then, whatever you would like men to do to you, do just the same to them; that is the meaning of the Law and the prophets.

Montgomery New Testament

"Therefore everything that you would have men do to you, do you also the same to them; for this is the Law and the Prophets.

NET Bible

In everything, treat others as you would want them to treat you, for this fulfills the law and the prophets.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore whatever you desire for men to do to you, you shall also do to them; for this is the Law and the Prophets.

Noyes New Testament

All things, then, whatever ye would that men should do to you, do ye also so to them; for this is the Law and the Prophets.

Sawyer New Testament

All things, therefore, which you wish men to do to you, do also thus to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

The Emphasized Bible

Whatsoever things, therefore, ye would, that men be doing unto you, so, be, ye also, doing, unto them, - for, this, is the law and the prophets.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

All things therefore whatsoever ye would be willing that men should do to you, just so do ye to them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do to others whatever you would wish them to do to you; for that is the teaching of both the Law and the Prophets.

Webster

Therefore all things whatever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.

Weymouth New Testament

Everything, therefore, be it what it may, that you would have men do to you, do you also the same to them; for in this the Law and the Prophets are summed up.

Williams New Testament

Then you must practice dealing with others as you would like for them to deal with you, for this is the summing up of the law and the prophets.

World English Bible

Therefore whatever you desire for men to do to you, you shall also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

Worrell New Testament

"All things, therefore, whatsoever ye wish that men should do to you, so do ye also to them; for this is the law and the prophets.

Worsley New Testament

All things therefore whatsoever ye would have men do to you, do ye also in like manner unto them: for this is the doctrine of the law and the prophets.

Youngs Literal Translation

'All things, therefore, whatever ye may will that men may be doing to you, so also do to them, for this is the law and the prophets.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ὅσος 
Hosos 
Usage: 76

ye would
θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would, will/would have, desire, desirous, list, to will,
Usage: 136

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

should do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

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

do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146

so

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

to them

Usage: 0

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

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

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

and

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Matthew 7:12

References

Easton

Fausets

Law

Hastings

Images Matthew 7:12

Prayers for Matthew 7:12

Context Readings

The Golden Rule

11 If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good things to those who ask Him! 12 Therefore, whatever you want others to do for you, do also the same for them-this is the Law and the Prophets. 13 "Enter through the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the road is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who go through it.



Cross References

Luke 6:31

Just as you want others to do for you, do the same for them.

Romans 13:8-10

Do not owe anyone anything, except to love one another, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.

Leviticus 19:18

Do not take revenge or bear a grudge against members of your community, but love your neighbor as yourself; I am the Lord.

Isaiah 1:17-18

Learn to do what is good. Seek justice. Correct the oppressor. Defend the rights of the fatherless. Plead the widow's cause.

Jeremiah 7:5-6

Instead, if you really change your ways and your actions, if you act justly toward one another,

Ezekiel 18:7-8

He doesn't oppress anyone but returns his collateral to the debtor. He does not commit robbery, but gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with clothing.

Ezekiel 18:21

"Now if the wicked person turns from all the sins he has committed, keeps all My statutes, and does what is just and right, he will certainly live; he will not die.

Amos 5:14-15

Seek good and not evil so that you may live, and the Lord, the God of Hosts, will be with you, as you have claimed.

Micah 6:8

He has told you men what is good and what it is the Lord requires of you: Only to act justly, to love faithfulness, and to walk humbly with your God.

Zechariah 7:7-10

Aren't [these] the words that the Lord proclaimed through the earlier prophets when Jerusalem was inhabited and secure, along with its surrounding cities, and when the southern region and the Judean foothills were inhabited?"

Zechariah 8:16-17

These are the things you must do: Speak truth to one another; render honest and peaceful judgments in your gates.

Malachi 3:5

"I will come to you in judgment, and I will be ready to witness against sorcerers and adulterers; against those who swear falsely; against those who oppress the widow and the fatherless, and cheat the wage earner; and against those who deny [justice to] the foreigner. They do not fear Me," says the Lord of Hosts.

Matthew 22:39-40

The second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.

Mark 12:29-34

"This is the most important," Jesus answered: Listen, Israel! The Lord our God, the Lord is One.

Galatians 5:13-14

For you are called to freedom, brothers; only don't use this freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love.

1 Timothy 1:5

Now the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart, a good conscience, and a sincere faith.

James 2:10-13

For whoever keeps the entire law, yet fails in one point, is guilty of [breaking it] all.

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