Parallel Bible results for Matthew 7:15-20

New Revised Standard

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Matthew 7:15-20

NRS 15 "Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves. NIV 15 "Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves. NRS 16 You will know them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thorns, or figs from thistles? NIV 16 By their fruit you will recognize them. Do people pick grapes from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? NRS 17 In the same way, every good tree bears good fruit, but the bad tree bears bad fruit. NIV 17 Likewise every good tree bears good fruit, but a bad tree bears bad fruit. NRS 18 A good tree cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a bad tree bear good fruit. NIV 18 A good tree cannot bear bad fruit, and a bad tree cannot bear good fruit. NRS 19 Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. NIV 19 Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. NRS 20 Thus you will know them by their fruits. NIV 20 Thus, by their fruit you will recognize them.