Parallel Bible results for Matthew 7:7-11

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Matthew 7:7-11

NLT 7 “Keep on asking, and you will receive what you ask for. Keep on seeking, and you will find. Keep on knocking, and the door will be opened to you. NIV 7 "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. NLT 8 For everyone who asks, receives. Everyone who seeks, finds. And to everyone who knocks, the door will be opened. NIV 8 For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened. NLT 9 “You parents—if your children ask for a loaf of bread, do you give them a stone instead? NIV 9 "Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? NLT 10 Or if they ask for a fish, do you give them a snake? Of course not! NIV 10 Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? NLT 11 So if you sinful people know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good gifts to those who ask him. NIV 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!