Matthew 11:25-30 LEB

A Yoke That Is Easy

25 At that time Jesus answered [and]a said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these [things] from the wise and intelligent, and have revealed them to young children.b

References for Matthew 11:25

    • ĵ 11:25 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
    • Ķ 11:25 - Or perhaps "to the childlike," or "to the innocent"
      26 Yes, Father, for [to do] so {was your gracious will}.c

      References for Matthew 11:26

        • ķ 11:26 - Literally "was pleasing before you"
          27 All [things] have been handed over to me by my Father, and no one knows the Son except the Father, and no one knows the Father except the Son and {anyone to whom}d the Son wants to reveal [him].e

          References for Matthew 11:27

            • ĸ 11:27 - Literally "to whomever"
            • Ĺ 11:27 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
              28 Come to me, all [of you] who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.
              29 Take my yoke on you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
              30 For my yoke [is] easy to carry and my burden is light."