Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

for every one who is asking doth receive, and he who is seeking doth find, and to him who is knocking it shall be opened.

New American Standard Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.

King James Version

For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Holman Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who searches finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

International Standard Version

Because everyone who keeps asking will receive, and the person who keeps searching will find, and the person who keeps knocking will have the door opened.

A Conservative Version

For every man who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.

American Standard Version

for every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Amplified

For everyone who keeps on asking receives, and he who keeps on seeking finds, and to him who keeps on knocking, it will be opened.

An Understandable Version

For every person who asks will [certainly] receive; and the one who looks will [certainly] find; and to the person who knocks, the door will [certainly] be opened.

Anderson New Testament

For every one that asks, receives; and he that seeks, finds; and to him that knocks, it shall be opened.

Bible in Basic English

Because to everyone who makes a request, it will be given; and he who is searching will get his desire, and to him who gives the sign, the door will be open.

Common New Testament

For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for every one that asks, does receive: he that seeks, does find: and he that knocks at the door, is admitted.

Darby Translation

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Godbey New Testament

For every one asking receives; and the one seeking finds; and to the one knocking it shall be opened.

Goodspeed New Testament

For it is always the one who asks who receives, and the one who searches who finds, and the one who knocks to whom the door opens.

John Wesley New Testament

For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh, it shall be opened.

Julia Smith Translation

For everyone asking, receives and he seeking, finds; and to him knocking shall be opened.

King James 2000

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened.

Modern King James verseion

For each one who asks receives; and he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, it shall be opened.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For whosoever asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Moffatt New Testament

for every one who asks receives, the seeker finds, the door is opened to anyone who knocks.

Montgomery New Testament

"For every one who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks the door is opened.

NET Bible

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

New Heart English Bible

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Noyes New Testament

For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and to him that knocketh, the door will be opened.

Sawyer New Testament

For every one that asks, receives; and he that seeks, finds; and to him that knocks, it shall be opened.

The Emphasized Bible

For, whosoever asketh, receiveth, and, he that seeketh, findeth, - and, to him that knocketh, shall it be opened.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

for every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For he that asks receives, he that searches finds, and to him that knocks the door shall be opened.

Webster

For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and to him that knocketh, the door shall be opened.

Weymouth New Testament

For it is always he who asks that receives, he who seeks that finds, and he who knocks that has the door opened to him.

Williams New Testament

For everyone who keeps on asking, receives, and everyone who keeps on seeking, finds, and to the one who keeps on knocking, the door will open.

World English Bible

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Worrell New Testament

for every one who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it shall be opened.

Worsley New Testament

for every one, that asketh, receiveth; and he, that seeketh, findeth; and to him, that knocketh, it shall be opened.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

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

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

κρούω 
Krouo 
Usage: 2

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Matthew 7:8

References

American

Easton

Images Matthew 7:8

Prayers for Matthew 7:8

Context Readings

The Sermon On The Mount: Ask, Seek, Knock

7 'Ask, and it shall be given to you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you; 8 for every one who is asking doth receive, and he who is seeking doth find, and to him who is knocking it shall be opened. 9 Or what man is of you, of whom, if his son may ask a loaf -- a stone will he present to him?


Cross References

2 Chronicles 33:19

and his prayer, and his entreaty, and all his sin, and his trespass, and the places in which he had built high places, and established the shrines and the graven images before his being humbled, lo, they are written beside the matters of Hozai.

Psalm 81:10

I am Jehovah thy God, Who bringeth thee up out of the land of Egypt. Enlarge thy mouth, and I fill it.

Psalm 81:16

He causeth him to eat of the fat of wheat, And with honey from a rock I satisfy thee!

Matthew 15:22-28

and lo, a woman, a Canaanitess, from those borders having come forth, did call to him, saying, 'Deal kindly with me, Sir -- Son of David; my daughter is miserably demonized.'

Luke 23:42-43

and he said to Jesus, 'Remember me, lord, when thou mayest come in thy reign;'

John 2:2

and also Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage;

John 3:8-10

the Spirit where he willeth doth blow, and his voice thou dost hear, but thou hast not known whence he cometh, and whither he goeth; thus is every one who hath been born of the Spirit.'

Acts 9:11

and the Lord saith unto him, 'Having risen, go on unto the street that is called Straight, and seek in the house of Judas, one by name Saul of Tarsus, for, lo, he doth pray,

2 Chronicles 33:1-2

A son of twelve years is Manasseh in his reigning, and fifty and five years he hath reigned in Jerusalem;

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