Matthew 5:28 NKJV

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

Study tools for Matthew 5:28

  • a 5:21 - Exodus 20:13; Deuteronomy 5:17
  • b 5:22 - NU-Text omits without a cause.
  • c 5:27 - NU-Text and M-Text omit to those of old.
  • d 5:27 - Exodus 20:14; Deuteronomy 5:18
  • e 5:32 - Or fornication
  • f 5:38 - Exodus 21:24; Leviticus 24:20; Deuteronomy 19:21
  • g 5:43 - Compare Leviticus 19:18
  • h 5:44 - NU-Text omits three clauses from this verse, leaving, "But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you."
  • i 5:47 - M-Text reads friends.
  • j 5:47 - NU-Text reads Gentiles.