Parallel Bible results for Matthew 22

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Matthew 22

WEB 1 Jesus answered and spoke again in parables to them, saying, NIV 1 Jesus spoke to them again in parables, saying: WEB 2 "The Kingdom of Heaven is like a certain king, who made a marriage feast for his son, NIV 2 "The kingdom of heaven is like a king who prepared a wedding banquet for his son. WEB 3 and sent forth his servants to call those who were invited to the marriage feast, but they would not come. NIV 3 He sent his servants to those who had been invited to the banquet to tell them to come, but they refused to come. WEB 4 Again he sent forth other servants, saying, 'Tell those who are invited, "Behold, I have made ready my dinner. My oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready. Come to the marriage feast."' NIV 4 "Then he sent some more servants and said, 'Tell those who have been invited that I have prepared my dinner: My oxen and fattened cattle have been butchered, and everything is ready. Come to the wedding banquet.' WEB 5 But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his own farm, another to his merchandise, NIV 5 "But they paid no attention and went off--one to his field, another to his business. WEB 6 and the rest grabbed his servants, and treated them shamefully, and killed them. NIV 6 The rest seized his servants, mistreated them and killed them. WEB 7 But the king was angry, and he sent his armies, destroyed those murderers, and burned their city. NIV 7 The king was enraged. He sent his army and destroyed those murderers and burned their city. WEB 8 Then he said to his servants, 'The wedding is ready, but they who were invited were not worthy. NIV 8 "Then he said to his servants, 'The wedding banquet is ready, but those I invited did not deserve to come. WEB 9 Go therefore to the intersections of the highways, and as many as you may find, invite to the marriage feast.' NIV 9 Go to the street corners and invite to the banquet anyone you find.' WEB 10 Those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together as many as they found, both bad and good. The wedding was filled with guests. NIV 10 So the servants went out into the streets and gathered all the people they could find, both good and bad, and the wedding hall was filled with guests. WEB 11 But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who didn't have on wedding-clothing, NIV 11 "But when the king came in to see the guests, he noticed a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes. WEB 12 and he said to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here not having wedding-clothing?' He was speechless. NIV 12 'Friend,' he asked, 'how did you get in here without wedding clothes?' The man was speechless. WEB 13 Then the king said to the servants, 'Bind him hand and foot, take him away, and throw him into the outer darkness; there is where the weeping and grinding of teeth will be.' NIV 13 "Then the king told the attendants, 'Tie him hand and foot, and throw him outside, into the darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.' WEB 14 For many are called, but few chosen." NIV 14 "For many are invited, but few are chosen." WEB 15 Then the Pharisees went and took counsel how they might entrap him in his talk. NIV 15 Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap him in his words. WEB 16 They sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, "Teacher, we know that you are honest, and teach the way of God in truth, no matter who you teach, for you aren't partial to anyone. NIV 16 They sent their disciples to him along with the Herodians. "Teacher," they said, "we know you are a man of integrity and that you teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. You aren't swayed by men, because you pay no attention to who they are. WEB 17 Tell us therefore, what do you think? Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?" NIV 17 Tell us then, what is your opinion? Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not?" WEB 18 But Jesus perceived their wickedness, and said, "Why do you test me, you hypocrites? NIV 18 But Jesus, knowing their evil intent, said, "You hypocrites, why are you trying to trap me? WEB 19 Show me the tax money." They brought to him a denarius. NIV 19 Show me the coin used for paying the tax." They brought him a denarius, WEB 20 He asked them, "Whose is this image and inscription?" NIV 20 and he asked them, "Whose portrait is this? And whose inscription?" WEB 21 They said to him, "Caesar's." Then he said to them, "Give therefore to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's." NIV 21 "Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "Give to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's." WEB 22 When they heard it, they marveled, and left him, and went away. NIV 22 When they heard this, they were amazed. So they left him and went away. WEB 23 On that day Sadducees (those who say that there is no resurrection) came to him. They asked him, NIV 23 That same day the Sadducees, who say there is no resurrection, came to him with a question. WEB 24 saying, "Teacher, Moses said, 'If a man dies, having no children, his brother will marry his wife, and raise up seed for his brother.' NIV 24 "Teacher," they said, "Moses told us that if a man dies without having children, his brother must marry the widow and have children for him. WEB 25 Now there were with us seven brothers. The first married and died, and having no seed left his wife to his brother. NIV 25 Now there were seven brothers among us. The first one married and died, and since he had no children, he left his wife to his brother. WEB 26 In like manner the second also, and the third, to the seventh. NIV 26 The same thing happened to the second and third brother, right on down to the seventh. WEB 27 After them all, the woman died. NIV 27 Finally, the woman died. WEB 28 In the resurrection therefore, whose wife will she be of the seven? For they all had her." NIV 28 Now then, at the resurrection, whose wife will she be of the seven, since all of them were married to her?" WEB 29 But Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God. NIV 29 Jesus replied, "You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God. WEB 30 For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are like God's angels in heaven. NIV 30 At the resurrection people will neither marry nor be given in marriage; they will be like the angels in heaven. WEB 31 But concerning the resurrection of the dead, haven't you read that which was spoken to you by God, saying, NIV 31 But about the resurrection of the dead--have you not read what God said to you, WEB 32 'I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob?' God is not the God of the dead, but of the living." NIV 32 'I am the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob' ? He is not the God of the dead but of the living." WEB 33 When the multitudes heard it, they were astonished at his teaching. NIV 33 When the crowds heard this, they were astonished at his teaching. WEB 34 But the Pharisees, when they heard that he had put the Sadducees to silence, gathered themselves together. NIV 34 Hearing that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, the Pharisees got together. WEB 35 One of them, a lawyer, asked him a question, testing him. NIV 35 One of them, an expert in the law, tested him with this question: WEB 36 "Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the law?" NIV 36 "Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?" WEB 37 Jesus said to him, "'You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.' NIV 37 Jesus replied: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' WEB 38 This is the first and great commandment. NIV 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. WEB 39 A second likewise is this, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' NIV 39 And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' WEB 40 The whole law and the prophets depend on these two commandments." NIV 40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments." WEB 41 Now while the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them a question, NIV 41 While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them, WEB 42 saying, "What do you think of the Christ? Whose son is he?" They said to him, "Of David." NIV 42 "What do you think about the Christ ? Whose son is he?" "The son of David," they replied. WEB 43 He said to them, "How then does David in the Spirit call him Lord, saying, NIV 43 He said to them, "How is it then that David, speaking by the Spirit, calls him 'Lord'? For he says, WEB 44 'The Lord said to my Lord, Sit on my right hand, Until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet?' NIV 44 " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet." ' WEB 45 "If then David calls him Lord, how is he his son?" NIV 45 If then David calls him 'Lord,' how can he be his son?" WEB 46 No one was able to answer him a word, neither dared any man from that day forth ask him any more questions. NIV 46 No one could say a word in reply, and from that day on no one dared to ask him any more questions.