Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

so every good tree doth yield good fruits, but the bad tree doth yield evil fruits.

New American Standard Bible

So every good tree bears good fruit, but the bad tree bears bad fruit.

King James Version

Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

Holman Bible

In the same way, every good tree produces good fruit, but a bad tree produces bad fruit.

International Standard Version

In the same way, every good tree produces good fruit, but a rotten tree produces bad fruit.

A Conservative Version

Likewise every good tree produces good fruits, but the corrupt tree produces bad fruits.

American Standard Version

Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but the corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

Amplified

Even so, every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the unhealthy tree bears bad fruit.

An Understandable Version

In a similar way, every healthy tree produces wholesome fruit; but a diseased tree produces [only] bad fruit.

Anderson New Testament

So every good tree produces goodly fruit: but an unsound tree produces diseased fruit.

Bible in Basic English

Even so, every good tree gives good fruit; but the bad tree gives evil fruit.

Common New Testament

Even so, every good tree bears good fruit, but a bad tree bears bad fruit.

Daniel Mace New Testament

or figs of thistles? so every good tree yields good fruit: but a corrupt tree yields bad fruit.

Darby Translation

So every good tree produces good fruits, but the worthless tree produces bad fruits.

Godbey New Testament

So every good tree produces good fruits; and a corrupt tree produces evil fruits.

Goodspeed New Testament

Just so any sound tree bears good fruit, but a poor tree bears bad fruit.

John Wesley New Testament

So every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

Julia Smith Translation

So every good tree makes good fruits; but the rotten tree makes evil fruits.

King James 2000

Even so every good tree brings forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree brings forth evil fruit.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In the [same] way, every good tree produces good fruit, but a bad tree produces bad fruit.

Modern King James verseion

Even so every good tree brings forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree brings forth evil fruit.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Even so, every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

Moffatt New Testament

every good tree bears sound fruit, but a rotten tree bears bad fruit;

Montgomery New Testament

"No, every good tree bears good fruit, but a worthless tree bears bad fruit.

NET Bible

In the same way, every good tree bears good fruit, but the bad tree bears bad fruit.

New Heart English Bible

Even so, every good tree produces good fruit; but the corrupt tree produces evil fruit.

Noyes New Testament

So every good tree beareth good fruit; but a bad tree beareth bad fruit.

Sawyer New Testament

So every good tree bears good fruits, but a bad tree bears bad fruits;

The Emphasized Bible

So, every good tree, fine fruit, produceth, - whereas, the worthless tree, evil fruit, produceth:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

So every good tree beareth good fruits; but every bad tree in kind, produceth bad fruits.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So, too, every sound tree bears good fruit, while a worthless tree bears bad fruit.

Webster

Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

Weymouth New Testament

Just so every good tree produces good fruit, but a poisonous tree produces bad fruit.

Williams New Testament

So any healthy tree bears good fruit and a sickly tree bears poor fruit.

World English Bible

Even so, every good tree produces good fruit; but the corrupt tree produces evil fruit.

Worrell New Testament

So every good tree bears good fruit, but the worthless tree bears evil fruit.

Worsley New Testament

so every good tree yieldeth good fruit, but a corrupt tree produces bad fruit:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Even so
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
καλός 
Kalos 
Usage: 70
Usage: 62

δένδρον 
Dendron 
δένδρον 
Dendron 
Usage: 12
Usage: 12

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

καρπός 
Karpos 
Usage: 25

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

σαπρός 
Sapros 
Usage: 1

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Recognizing False Prophets

16 From their fruits ye shall know them; do men gather from thorns grapes? or from thistles figs? 17 so every good tree doth yield good fruits, but the bad tree doth yield evil fruits. 18 A good tree is not able to yield evil fruits, nor a bad tree to yield good fruits.


Cross References

Matthew 12:33-35

'Either make the tree good, and its fruit good, or make the tree bad, and its fruit bad, for from the fruit is the tree known.

Psalm 1:3

And he hath been as a tree, Planted by rivulets of water, That giveth its fruit in its season, And its leaf doth not wither, And all that he doth he causeth to prosper.

Psalm 92:13-14

Those planted in the house of Jehovah, In the courts of our God do flourish.

Isaiah 5:3-5

And now, O inhabitant of Jerusalem, and man of Judah, Judge, I pray you, between me and my vineyard.

Isaiah 61:3

To appoint to mourners in Zion, To give to them beauty instead of ashes, The oil of joy instead of mourning, A covering of praise for a spirit of weakness, And He is calling to them, 'Trees of righteousness, The planting of Jehovah -- to be beautified.'

Jeremiah 11:19

And I am as a trained lamb brought to slaughter, And I have not known That against me they have devised devices: We destroy the tree with its food, and cut him off From the land of the living, And his name is not remembered again.

Jeremiah 17:8

And hath been as a tree planted by waters, And by a rivulet he sendeth forth his roots, And he doth not see when heat cometh, And his leaf hath been green, And in a year of dearth he is not sorrowful, Nor doth he cease from making fruit.

Luke 13:6-9

And he spake this simile: 'A certain one had a fig-tree planted in his vineyard, and he came seeking fruit in it, and he did not find;

Galatians 5:22-24

And the fruit of the Spirit is: Love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith,

Ephesians 5:9

for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth,

Philippians 1:11

being filled with the fruit of righteousness, that is through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.

Colossians 1:10

to your walking worthily of the Lord to all pleasing, in every good work being fruitful, and increasing to the knowledge of God,

James 3:17-18

and the wisdom from above, first, indeed, is pure, then peaceable, gentle, easily entreated, full of kindness and good fruits, uncontentious, and unhypocritical: --

Jude 1:12

These are in your love-feasts craggy rocks; feasting together with you, without fear shepherding themselves; clouds without water, by winds carried about; trees autumnal, without fruit, twice dead, rooted up;

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