Matthew 22:40

40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”

Matthew 22:40 in Other Translations

KJV
40 On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
ESV
40 On these two commandments depend all the Law and the Prophets."
NLT
40 The entire law and all the demands of the prophets are based on these two commandments.”
MSG
40 These two commands are pegs; everything in God's Law and the Prophets hangs from them."
CSB
40 All the Law and the Prophets depend on these two commandments."

Matthew 22:40 In-Context

38 This is the first and greatest commandment.
39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’
40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”
41 While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them,
42 “What do you think about the Messiah? Whose son is he?”“The son of David,” they replied.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Matthew 7:12; Luke 10:25-28
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