Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock.

New American Standard Bible

"Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them, may be compared to a wise man who built his house on the rock.

King James Version

Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock:

Holman Bible

"Therefore, everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them will be like a sensible man who built his house on the rock.

International Standard Version

"Therefore, everyone who listens to these messages of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock.

A Conservative Version

Therefore every man, whoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will compare him to a wise man who built his house upon the rock.

American Standard Version

Every one therefore that heareth these words of mine, and doeth them, shall be likened unto a wise man, who built his house upon the rock:

Amplified

So everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts upon them [obeying them] will be like a sensible (prudent, practical, wise) man who built his house upon the rock.

An Understandable Version

"Every person therefore, who hears these words of mine and obeys them will be like the sensible person who built his house on a [foundation of] rock.

Anderson New Testament

Therefore, whoever hears these words of mine and does them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house on the rock:

Bible in Basic English

Everyone, then, to whom my words come and who does them, will be like a wise man who made his house on a rock;

Common New Testament

"Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock.

Daniel Mace New Testament

therefore, whoever heareth these instructions of mine, and puts them in practice, I will compare him to the prudent man, who built his house upon a rock:

Darby Translation

Whoever therefore hears these my words and does them, I will liken him to a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock;

Godbey New Testament

Then every one who hears these words of mine, and does them, I will liken him unto a wise man, who built his house upon the rock.

Goodspeed New Testament

"Everyone, therefore, who listens to this teaching of mine and acts upon it, will be like a sensible man who built his house on rock.

John Wesley New Testament

Therefore whosoever heareth these my sayings, and doth them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house on a rock: And the rain descended,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, whosoever hears these words of mine and does them, I will liken him unto a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock;

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore, every one which hears these my words and does them, I will liken him to a discerning man which built his house upon the rock.

King James 2000

Therefore whosoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will liken him unto a wise man, who built his house upon a rock:

Modern King James verseion

Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on a rock.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Whosoever heareth of me these sayings, and doeth the same, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house on a rock:

Moffatt New Testament

Now, everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts upon them will be like a sensible man who built his house on rock.

Montgomery New Testament

"Every one who hears my words and does them I will liken to a wise man who built his house upon the rock.

NET Bible

"Everyone who hears these words of mine and does them is like a wise man who built his house on rock.

New Heart English Bible

"Everyone therefore who hears these words of mine, and does them, will be compared to a wise man, who built his house on a rock.

Noyes New Testament

Every one then that heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, shall be likened to a wise man, who built his house upon a rock;

Sawyer New Testament

Every one, therefore, that hears these words of mine and performs them, I will liken to a wise man who built his house on the rock;

The Emphasized Bible

Every one, therefore, who heareth thesemy words, and doeth them, shall be likened to a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Every man therefore who is hearing from me these words, and puts them in practice, I will compare him to the intelligent man, who erected his house upon a rock:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Everyone, therefore, that listens to this teaching of mine and acts upon it may be compared to a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock.

Webster

Therefore whoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house upon a rock:

Weymouth New Testament

"Every one who hears these my teachings and acts upon them will be found to resemble a wise man who builds his house upon rock;

Williams New Testament

"So everyone who listens to my words and practices their teaching, will be like a prudent man who built his house on a rocky foundation.

World English Bible

"Everyone therefore who hears these words of mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house on a rock.

Worrell New Testament

"Every one, therefore, who hears these words of Mine, and does them, shall be likened to a prudent man, who, indeed, built his house upon the rock;

Worsley New Testament

Whoever therefore heareth these words of mine, and performeth them, I will compare him to a prudent man, who built his house on a rock:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Therefore, every one who doth hear of me these words, and doth do them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house upon the rock;

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

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

τούτους 
Toutous 
Usage: 21

λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

of mine
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

and

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

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


Usage: 0

I will liken
ὁμοιόω 
Homoioo 
liken, make like, be like, in the likeness of, resemble
Usage: 3

him

Usage: 0

unto a
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

φρόνιμος 
Phronimos 
Usage: 5

man
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

οἰκοδομέω 
Oikodomeo 
Usage: 22

his

Usage: 0

οἰκία 
Oikia 
Usage: 46

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Two Houses And Two Foundations

23 And then {I will say to them plainly}, 'I never knew you. Depart from me, you who practice lawlessness!' 24 "Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock. 25 And the rain came down and the rivers came and the winds blew and beat against that house, and it did not collapse, because its foundation was laid on the rock.


Cross References

Luke 6:47-49

"Everyone who comes to me and listens to my words and does them--I will show you what he is like:

Luke 11:28

But he said, "On the contrary, blessed [are] those who hear the word of God and follow [it]!"

John 14:15

"If you love me, you will keep my commandments.

1 John 2:3

And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his commandments.

Job 28:28

And to the human beings he said, 'Look, the fear of the Lord [is] wisdom, and to depart from evil [is] understanding.'"

Psalm 111:10

The fear of Yahweh [is the] beginning of wisdom; all who do them have a good understanding. His praise endures forever.

Psalm 119:99

I have more insight than all my teachers, for your testimonies [are] my meditation.

Psalm 119:130

The unfolding of your words gives light, giving understanding to [the] simple.

Proverbs 10:8

A heart of wisdom will heed commandments, but a babbling fool will come to ruin.

Proverbs 14:8

The wisdom of the clever is understanding his ways, but the folly of fools is deceit.

Matthew 5:3-12

"Blessed [are] the poor in spirit, because theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Matthew 5:28-32

But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman to lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.

Matthew 6:14-15

For if you forgive people their sins, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

Matthew 6:19-21

"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and consuming [insect] destroy and where thieves break in and steal,

Matthew 7:7-8

"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and it will be opened for you.

Matthew 7:13-14

"Enter through the narrow gate, because broad [is] the gate and spacious [is] the road that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it,

Matthew 12:50

For whoever does the will of my Father [who is] in heaven, he is my brother and sister and mother."

John 13:17

If you understand these [things], you are blessed if you do them.

John 14:22-24

Judas (not Iscariot) said to him, "Lord, why is it that you are going to reveal yourself to us and not to the world?"

John 15:10

If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and remain in his love.

John 15:14

You are my friends if you do what I command you.

Romans 2:6-9

who will reward each one according to his works:

1 Corinthians 3:10-11

According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation, and another is building upon [it]. But each one must direct his attention to how he is building upon [it].

Galatians 5:6-7

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision counts for anything nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.

James 1:21-27

Therefore, putting aside all moral uncleanness and wicked excess, welcome with humility the implanted message which is able to save your souls.

James 2:17-26

Thus also faith, if it does not have works, is dead by itself.

James 3:13-18

Who [is] wise and understanding among you? Let him show by his good behavior his works, with the humility of wisdom.

1 John 3:22-24

and whatever we ask we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do [what is] pleasing {in his sight}.

1 John 5:3-5

For this is the love of God: that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome,

Revelation 22:14-15

Blessed [are] the ones who wash their robes, so that their authority will be over the tree of life and they may enter into the city through the gates.

Galatians 6:7-8

Do not be deceived: God is not to be mocked, for whatever a person sows, this he will also reap,

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