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Matthew 7:7-11 ESV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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7 "Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. 7 "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
8 For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened. 8 For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.
9 Or which one of you, if his son asks him for bread, will give him a stone? 9 "Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone?
10 Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a serpent? 10 Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake?
11 If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him! 11 If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!