Parallel Verses

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.

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:

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.

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.

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 Then I will tell them, 'I never knew you. Depart from me, you who work iniquity.' 24 "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. 25 The rain came down, the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat on that house; and it didn't fall, for it was founded on the rock.


Cross References

Luke 6:47-49

Everyone who comes to me, and hears my words, and does them, I will show you who he is like.

Luke 11:28

But he said, "On the contrary, blessed are those who hear the word of God, and keep it."

John 14:15

If you love me, keep my commandments.

1 John 2:3

This is how we know that we know him: if we keep his commandments.

Job 28:28

To man he said, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom. To depart from evil is understanding.'"

Psalm 111:10

The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of wisdom. All those who do his work have a good understanding. His praise endures forever!

Psalm 119:99

I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your testimonies are my meditation.

Psalm 119:130

The entrance of your words gives light. It gives understanding to the simple.

Proverbs 10:8

The wise in heart accept commandments, but a chattering fool will fall.

Proverbs 14:8

The wisdom of the prudent is to think about his way, but the folly of fools is deceit.

Matthew 5:3-12

"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.

Matthew 5:28-32

but I tell you that everyone who gazes at a woman to lust after her has committed adultery with her already in his heart.

Matthew 6:14-15

"For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

Matthew 6:19-21

"Don't lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;

Matthew 7:7-8

"Ask, and it will be given you. Seek, and you will find. Knock, and it will be opened for you.

Matthew 7:13-14

"Enter in by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and many are those who enter in by 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 know these things, blessed are you if you do them.

John 14:22-24

Judas (not Iscariot) said to him, "Lord, what has happened that you are about to reveal yourself to us, and not to the world?"

John 15:10

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

John 15:14

You are my friends, if you do whatever I command you.

Romans 2:6-9

who "will pay back to everyone according to their works:"

1 Corinthians 3:10-11

According to the grace of God which was given to me, as a wise master builder I laid a foundation, and another builds on it. But let each man be careful how he builds on it.

Galatians 5:6-7

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

James 1:21-27

Therefore, putting away all filthiness and overflowing of wickedness, receive with humility the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.

James 2:17-26

Even so faith, if it has no works, is dead in itself.

James 3:13-18

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show by his good conduct that his deeds are done in gentleness of wisdom.

1 John 3:22-24

and whatever we ask, we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do the things that are pleasing in his sight.

1 John 5:3-5

For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. His commandments are not grievous.

Revelation 22:14-15

Blessed are those who do his commandments, that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter in by the gates into the city.

Galatians 6:7-8

Don't be deceived. God is not mocked, for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.

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