Matthew 25:34-36

34 “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world.
35 For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
36 I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’

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Matthew 25:34-36 In-Context

32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.
33 He will put the sheep on his right and the goats on his left.
34 “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world.
35 For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
36 I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’
37 “Then the righteous will answer him, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink?
38 When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you?

Cross References 6

  • 1. S Matthew 3:2; Matthew 5:3,10,19; Matthew 19:14; S Acts 20:32; 1 Corinthians 15:50; Galatians 5:21; James 2:5
  • 2. Hebrews 4:3; Hebrews 9:26; Revelation 13:8; Revelation 17:8
  • 3. Job 31:32; Isaiah 58:7; Ezekiel 18:7; Hebrews 13:2
  • 4. Isaiah 58:7; Ezekiel 18:7; James 2:15,16
  • 5. James 1:27
  • 6. 2 Timothy 1:16
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