Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

The Pharisees saw this and asked his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

New American Standard Bible

When the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, "Why is your Teacher eating with the tax collectors and sinners?"

King James Version

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners?

Holman Bible

When the Pharisees saw this, they asked His disciples, “Why does your Teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?”

A Conservative Version

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why does your teacher eat with the tax collectors and sinners?

American Standard Version

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Teacher with the publicans and sinners?

Amplified

And when the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, Why does your Master eat with tax collectors and those [preeminently] sinful?

An Understandable Version

And when the Pharisees saw this they said to His disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and worldly people?"

Anderson New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples: "Why does your teacher eat with publicans and sinners?

Bible in Basic English

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why does your Master take food with tax-farmers and sinners?

Common New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

which the Pharisees observing, why, said they to his disciples, is your master so familiar with publicans and such loose people?

Darby Translation

And the Pharisees seeing it, said to his disciples, Why does your teacher eat with tax-gatherers and sinners?

Godbey New Testament

And the Pharisees seeing, said to His disciples, Wherefore does your teacher eat with publicans and sinners?

Goodspeed New Testament

And the Pharisees observed it, and they said to his disciples, "Why does your master eat with tax-collectors and irreligious people?"

John Wesley New Testament

And the Pharisees seeing it, said to his disciples, Why eateth your master with publicans and sinners?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why does your Master eat with publicans and sinners?

Julia Smith Translation

And the Pharisees, seeing, said to his disciples, Wherefore does your teacher eat with tax collectors and the sinful?

King James 2000

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why does your Teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when they] saw [it], the Pharisees began to say to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Modern King James verseion

And when the Pharisees saw, they said to His disciples, Why does your master eat with tax-collectors and sinners?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When the Pharisees saw that, they said unto his disciples, "Why eateth your master with publicans and sinners?"

Moffatt New Testament

So when the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with taxgatherers and sinners?"

Montgomery New Testament

When the Pharisees saw it, they kept saying to his disciples, "Why does your Teacher eat with the tax-gatherers and sinners?"

NET Bible

When the Pharisees saw this they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

New Heart English Bible

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, "Why does your Teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Noyes New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why doth your teacher eat with the publicans and sinners?

Sawyer New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw them they said to his disciples, Why does your teacher eat with publicans and sinners?

The Emphasized Bible

And, the Pharisees, observing it, began to say unto his disciples, - Wherefore, with tax-collectors and sinners, doth your Teacher eat?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the Pharisees observing it, said to his disciples, How is this, that your Master eateth with publicans and sinners?

Twentieth Century New Testament

When the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples: "Why does your Teacher eat in the company of tax-gatherers and outcasts?"

Webster

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners?

Weymouth New Testament

The Pharisees noticed this, and they inquired of His disciples, "Why does your Teacher eat with the tax-gatherers and notorious sinners?"

Williams New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, "Why does your Teacher eat with tax-collectors and notorious sinners?"

World English Bible

When the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Worrell New Testament

And the Pharisees, seeing it, said to His disciples, Why is your Teacher eating with the tax-collectors and sinners?"

Worsley New Testament

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why doth your master eat with publicans and sinners?

Youngs Literal Translation

and the Pharisees having seen, said to his disciples, 'Wherefore with the tax-gatherers and sinners doth your teacher eat?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

the Pharisees
Φαρισαῖος 
Pharisaios 
Usage: 80

saw
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

it, they said
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

his

Usage: 0

μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

Why
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344

ἐσθίω 
Esthio 
Usage: 52

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

διδάσκαλος 
Didaskalos 
Usage: 48

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

τελώνης 
Telones 
Usage: 12

and

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

Context Readings

Matthew Called To Follow Jesus

10 While he was having dinner at Matthew's home, many tax collectors and sinners arrived and began eating with Jesus and his disciples. 11 The Pharisees saw this and asked his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?" 12 When Jesus heard that, he said, "Healthy people don't need a physician, but sick people do.


Cross References

Matthew 11:19

The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, "Look, a glutton and a drunk, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' Absolved from every act of sin, is wisdom by her kith and kin."

Luke 5:30

The Pharisees and their scribes started complaining to Jesus' disciples, "Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and sinners?"

Mark 2:16

When the scribes and the Pharisees saw him eating with sinners and tax collectors, they asked his disciples, "Why does he eat and drink with tax collectors and sinners?"

Galatians 2:15

We ourselves are Jews by birth, and not gentile sinners,

Isaiah 65:5

who say, "Keep to yourself!' "Don't touch me!' and "I am too holy for you!' "Such people are smoke in my nostrils, a fire that keeps burning all day long.

Mark 9:14-16

As they approached the other disciples, they saw a large crowd around them and some scribes arguing with them.

Luke 15:1-2

Now all the tax collectors and sinners kept coming to listen to Jesus.

Luke 19:7

But all the people who saw this began to complain: "Jesus is going to be the guest of a notorious sinner!"

1 Corinthians 5:9-11

I wrote to you in my letter to stop associating with people who are sexually immoral

Hebrews 5:2

He can deal gently with people who are ignorant and easily deceived, since he himself is subject to weakness.

2 John 1:10

If anyone comes to you but does not present his teachings, do not receive him into your house or even welcome him,

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