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Matthew

7:1 “Don’t judge, so that you won’t be judged.

μη
G3361
not
κρινετε
G2919
yous-judge!
ἱνα
G2443
that
μη
G3361
not
κριθητε
G2919
yous-may-be-judged

7:2 For whatever judgment you make may be used to judge you, and whatever measurement you use will be used to measure you.

εν
G1722
in

G3739
[to]-whom
γαρ
G1063
because
κριματι
G2917
[to]-judgment
κρινετε
G2919
yous-judge!
κριθησεσθε
G2919
yous-may-be-judged
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in

G3739
[to]-whom
μετρω
G3358
[to]-measurement
μετρειτε
G3354
yous-are-measuring
μετρηθησεται
G3354
shall-be-measured
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous

7:3 Why do you take note of the splinter in your brother or sister’s eye, while there is a whole plank of wood in your own eye?

τι
G5101
what
δε
G1161
yet
βλεπεις
G991
you-are-observing
το
G3588
the
καρφος
G2595
splinter
το
G3588
the
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
οφθαλμω
G3788
[to]-eye
του
G3588
[of]-the
αδελφου
G80
[of]-sibling
σου
G4675
[of]-you
την
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σω
G4674
[to]-your
οφθαλμω
G3788
[to]-eye
δοκον
G1385
plank
ου
G3756
not
κατανοεις
G2657
you-are-carefully-considering

7:4 How can you say to your sister or brother, ‘Here, let me get that splinter out of your eye’ while there’s a plank in your own eye?

η
G2228
or-else
πως
G4459
how
ερεις.
G2046
you-shall-utter
τω
G3588
[to]-the
αδελφω
G80
[to]-sibling
σου
G4675
[of]-you
αφες
G863
you-send-away!
εκβαλω
G1544
I-should-eject
το
G3588
the
καρφος
G2595
splinter
εκ
G1537
out
του
G3588
[of]-the
οφθαλμου
G3788
[of]-eye
σου
G4675
[of]-you
και
G2532
and
ιδου
G2400
look!

G3588
the
δοκος
G1385
plank
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
οφθαλμω
G3788
[to]-eye
σου
G4675
[of]-you

7:5 Pedant! First get that plank out of your own eye so you can clearly see how to get the splinter out of your brother or sister’s eye.

ὑποκριτα
G5273
(oh)-pedant
εκβαλε
G1544
you-eject!
πρωτον
G4412
first
εκ
G1537
out
του
G3588
[of]-the
οφθαλμου
G3788
[of]-eye
σου
G4675
[of]-you
την
G3588
the
δοκον
G1385
plank
και
G2532
and
τοτε
G5119
then
διαβλεψεις
G1227
you-shall-observe-clearly
εκβαλειν
G1544
to-eject
το
G3588
the
καρφος
G2595
splinter
εκ
G1537
out
του
G3588
[of]-the
οφθαλμου
G3788
[of]-eye
του
G3588
[of]-the
αδελφου
G80
[of]-sibling
σου
G4675
[of]-you

7:6 “Don’t give what is holy to those dogs; stop throwing your pearls in front of hogs, who will just trample on them and then turn and attack you.

μη
G3361
not
δωτε
G1325
yous-may-give
το
G3588
the
ἁγιον
G40
consecrated
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
κυσιν
G2965
[to]-dogs
μηδε
G3366
no-longer
βαλητε
G906
yous-may-throw
τους
G3588
the
μαργαριτας
G3135
pearls
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
εμπροσθεν
G1715
before
των
G3588
[of]-the
χοιρων
G5519
[of]-hogs
μηπὁτε
G3379
whether-or-not
καταπατησουσιν
G2662
they-shall-trample-on
αυτους
G846
them
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ποσιν
G4228
[to]-feet
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
και
G2532
and
στραφεντες
G4762
being-turned-around
ῥηξωσιν
G4486
they-may-burst-through
ὑμας
G5209
yous

7:7 “Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened to you.

αιτειτε
G154
yous-ask!
και
G2532
and
δοθησεται
G1325
shall-be-given
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
ζητειτε
G2212
yous-are-seeking
και
G2532
and
εὑρησετε
G2147
yous-shall-find
κρουετε
G2925
yous-knock!
και
G2532
and
ανοιγησεται
G455
shall-be-opened-up
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous

7:8 For all those who ask, receive; those who seek, find; to those who knock, the door will be opened.

πας
G3956
all
γαρ
G1063
because

G3588
the
αιτων
G154
asking
λαμβανει
G2983
is-taking
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
ζητων
G2212
seeking
εὑρισκει
G2147
is-finding
και
G2532
and
τω
G3588
[to]-the
κρουοντι
G5723
knocking
ανοιγησεται
G455
shall-be-opened-up

7:9 After all, which of you would give your child a rock if they asked for bread?

η
G2228
or-else
τις
G5101
who
εστιν
G2076
is
εξ
G1537
out
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
ανθρωπος
G444
person
ὁν
G3739
whom
αιτησει
G154
shall-ask

G3588
the
υἱος
G5207
son
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
αρτον
G740
bread
μη
G3361
not
λιθον
G3037
stone
επιδωσει
G1929
shall-hand-over
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]

7:10 Who would give them a snake if they asked for fish?

η
G2228
or-else
και
G2532
and
ιχθυν
G2486
fish
αιτησει
G154
shall-ask
μη
G3361
not
οφιν
G3789
serpent
επιδωσει
G1929
shall-hand-over
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]

7:11 Now if you, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in the heavens give good things to those who ask him!

ει.
G1487
if
ουν
G3767
then
ὑμεις
G5210
yous
πονηροι
G4190
evil
οντες
G5607
being
οιδατε
G1492
yous-have-seen
δοματα
G1390
gifts
αγαθα
G18
good
διδοναι
G1325
to-give
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
τεκνοις
G5043
[to]-children
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
ποσω
G4214
[to]-how-much
μαλλον
G3123
rather

G3588
the
πατηρ
G3962
father
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous

G3588
the
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ουρανοις
G3772
[to]-skies
δωσει
G1325
shall-give
αγαθα
G18
good
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
αιτουσιν
G154
they-are-asking
αυτον
G846
him/her/it

7:12 So to sum up, treat people the way you’d like them to treat you; this is what the Law and the Prophets are all about.

παντα
G3956
all
ουν
G3767
then
ὁσα
G3745
all-that
εαν
G1437
if-ever
θελητε
G2309
yous-may-choose
ἱνα
G2443
that
ποιωσιν
G4160
they-may-do
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
οἱ
G3588
the
ανθρωποι
G444
people
οὑτως
G3779
likewise
και
G2532
and
ὑμεις
G5210
yous
ποιειτε
G4160
yous-do!
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
οὑτος
G3778
same
γαρ
G1063
because
εστιν
G2076
is

G3588
the
νομος
G3551
law
και
G2532
and
οἱ
G3588
the
προφηται
G4396
prophets

7:13 “Go in through the narrow gate. There are many who go through the wide gate and travel the multi-lane highway to ruin.

εισελθατε
G1525
yous-enter!
δια
G1223
through
της
G3588
[of]-the
στενης
G4728
[of]-narrow
πυλης
G4439
[of]-gate
ὁτι
G3754
since
πλατεια
G4113
flat-area

G3588
the
πυλη
G4439
[to]-gate
και
G2532
and
ευρυχωρος
G2149
spacious

G3588
the
ὁδος
G3598
way

G3588
the
απαγουσα
G520
leading-away
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
απωλειαν
G684
devastation
και
G2532
and
πολλοι
G4183
many
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
εισερχομενοι
G1525
entering
δι᾽
G1223
through
αυτης
G846
[of]-herself

7:14 But the difficult road to life is through the narrow gate, and few find it.

ὁτι
G3754
since
στενη
G4728
narrow

G3588
the
πυλη
G4439
[to]-gate
και
G2532
and
τεθλιμμενη
G2346
oppressing

G3588
the
ὁδος
G3598
way

G3588
the
απαγουσα
G520
leading-away
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
ζωην
G2222
life
και
G2532
and
ολιγοι
G3641
some
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
εὑρισκοντες
G2147
finding
αυτην
G846
herself

7:15 “Beware of false prophets; they appear to be sheep, but on the inside they are ravenous wolves.

προσεχετε
G4337
yous-concentrate-on!
απο
G575
from
των
G3588
[of]-the
ψευδοπροφητων
G5578
[of]-false-prophets
οἱτινες
G3748
who
ερχονται
G2064
they-come
προς
G4314
toward
ὑμας
G5209
yous
εν
G1722
in
ενδυμασιν
G1742
[to]-apparel
προβατων
G4263
[of]-sheep
εσωθεν
G2081
inside
δε
G1161
yet
εισιν
G1526
they-are
λυκοι
G3074
wolves
ἁρπαγες
G727
extortionate

7:16 You can identify them by what they do: you don’t pick grapes from thorn bushes, and you don’t pick figs from thistles.

απο
G575
from
των
G3588
[of]-the
καρπων
G2590
[of]-produce
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
επιγνωσεσθε
G1921
yous-shall-fully-know
αυτους
G846
them
μητι
G3385
not
συλλεγουσιν
G4816
they-are-collecting
απο
G575
from
ακανθων
G173
[of]-thorns
σταφυλας
G4718
grapes
η
G2228
or-else
απο
G575
from
τριβολων
G5146
[of]-thistles
συκα
G4810
figs

7:17 A good tree gives appealing fruit, but a rotten tree gives disgusting fruit,

οὑτως
G3779
likewise
παν
G3956
all
δενδρον
G1186
tree
αγαθον
G18
good
καρπους
G2590
produce
καλους
G2570
beautiful
ποιει
G4160
is-doing
το
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
σαπρον
G4550
foul
δενδρον
G1186
tree
καρπους
G2590
produce
πονηρους
G4190
evil
ποιει
G4160
is-doing

7:18 and neither can produce the other’s fruit.

ου
G3756
not
δυναται
G1410
is-able
δενδρον
G1186
tree
αγαθον
G18
good
καρπους
G2590
produce
πονηρους
G4190
evil
ποιειν
G4160
to-do
ουδε
G3761
not-even
δενδρον
G1186
tree
σαπρον
G4550
foul
καρπους
G2590
produce
καλους
G2570
beautiful
ποιειν
G4160
to-do

7:19 Trees that don’t make good fruit are chopped down and thrown into the fire.

παν
G3956
all
δενδρον
G1186
tree
μη
G3361
not
ποιουν
G4160
doing
καρπον
G2590
produce
καλον
G2570
best
εκκοπτεται
G1581
is-being-undercut
και
G2532
and
εις
G1519
into
πυρ
G4442
fire
βαλλεται
G906
is-being-thrown

7:20 So you can identify them by what they do.

αρα
G686
consequently
γε
G1065
surely
απο
G575
from
των
G3588
[of]-the
καρπων
G2590
[of]-produce
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
επιγνωσεσθε
G1921
yous-shall-fully-know
αυτους
G846
them

7:21 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Master, Master!’ will be admitted into the kingdom of the heavens, but only those who do what my Father in the heavens wants.

ου
G3756
not
πας
G3956
all

G3588
the
λεγων
G3004
saying
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
εισελευσεται
G1525
shall-enter
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
βασιλειαν
G932
kingdom
των
G3588
[of]-the
ουρανων
G3772
[of]-skies
αλλ᾽
G235
but

G3588
the
ποιων
G4160
doing
το
G3588
the
θελημα
G2307
will
του
G3588
[of]-the
πατρος
G3962
[of]-father
μου
G3450
[of]-me
του
G3588
[of]-the
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ουρανοις
G3772
[to]-skies

7:22 In that day, many will say to me, ‘Master, Master! Didn’t we prophesy in your name, and didn’t we throw out demons and perform many powerful deeds in your name?’

πολλοι
G4183
many
ερουσιν
G2046
they-shall-utter
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
εν
G1722
in
εκεινη
G1565
[to]-that-one
τη
G3588
[to]-the
ἡμερα
G2250
[to]-day
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
ου
G3756
not
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σω
G4674
[to]-your
ονοματι
G3686
[to]-name
επροφητευσαμεν
G4395
we-prophesied
και
G2532
and
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σω
G4674
[to]-your
ονοματι
G3686
[to]-name
δαιμονια
G1140
demons
εξεβαλομεν
G1544
we-ejected
και
G2532
and
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σω
G4674
[to]-your
ονοματι
G3686
[to]-name
δυναμεις
G1411
powers
πολλας
G4183
many
εποιησαμεν
G4160
we-did

7:23 And I will have to reply, ‘I never knew you; get away from me, all you lawless people!’

και
G2532
and
τοτε
G5119
then
ὁμολογησω
G3670
I-shall-acknowledge
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
ὁτι
G3754
since
ουδεποτε
G3763
not-ever
εγνων
G1097
I-knew
ὑμας
G5209
yous
αποχωρειτε
G672
yous-depart!
απ᾽
G575
from
εμου
G1700
[of]-me
οἱ
G3588
the
εργαζομενοι
G2872
working
την
G3588
the
ανομιαν
G458
lawlessness

7:24 “So then, everyone who hears what I say and does it, is like a wise man who built his house on rock.

πας
G3956
all
ουν
G3767
then
ὁστις
G3748
who
ακουει
G191
is-hearing
μου
G3450
[of]-me
τους
G3588
the
λογους
G3056
sayings
τουτους
G5128
these
και
G2532
and
ποιει
G4160
is-doing
αυτους
G846
them
ὁμοιωθησεται
G3666
shall-be-similar
ανδρι
G435
[to]-man
φρονιμω
G5429
[to]-thoughtful
ὁστις
G3748
who
ωκοδομησεν
G3618
constructed
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
την
G3588
the
οικιαν
G3614
house
επι
G1909
on
την
G3588
the
πετραν
G4073
rock

7:25 The rain came down on it, the water rushed toward it, and the wind blew against it, but it could not be knocked over since it was founded on rock.

και
G2532
and
κατεβη
G2597
descended

G3588
the
βροχη
G1028
rain
και
G2532
and
ηλθον
G2064
I/they-came
οἱ
G3588
the
ποταμοι
G4215
streams
και
G2532
and
επνευσαν
G4154
they-blew
οἱ
G3588
the
ανεμοι
G417
winds
και
G2532
and
προσεπεσαν
G4363
they-fell-toward
τη
G3588
[to]-the
οικια
G3614
[to]-house
εκεινη
G1565
[to]-that-one
και
G2532
and
ουκ
G3756
not
επεσεν
G4098
fell
τεθεμελιωτο
G2311
had-been-founded
γαρ
G1063
because
επι
G1909
on
την
G3588
the
πετραν
G4073
rock

7:26 But the one who hears what I say yet doesn’t do it, is like a foolish man who built his house on sand.

και
G2532
and
πας
G3956
all

G3588
the
ακουων
G191
hearing
μου
G3450
[of]-me
τους
G3588
the
λογους
G3056
sayings
τουτους
G5128
these
και
G2532
and
μη
G3361
not
ποιων
G4160
doing
αυτους
G846
them
ὁμοιωθησεται
G3666
shall-be-similar
ανδρι
G435
[to]-man
μωρω
G3474
foolish
ὁστις
G3748
who
ωκοδομησεν
G3618
constructed
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
την
G3588
the
οικιαν
G3614
house
επι
G1909
on
την
G3588
the
αμμον
G285
sand

7:27 The rain came, the water rushed, and the wind blew, pounding against that house. It fell, and what a huge crash it was!”

και
G2532
and
κατεβη
G2597
descended

G3588
the
βροχη
G1028
rain
και
G2532
and
ηλθον
G2064
I/they-came
οἱ
G3588
the
ποταμοι
G4215
streams
και
G2532
and
επνευσαν
G4154
they-blew
οἱ
G3588
the
ανεμοι
G417
winds
και
G2532
and
προσεκοψαν
G4350
they-struck-at
τη
G3588
[to]-the
οικια
G3614
[to]-house
εκεινη
G1565
[to]-that-one
και
G2532
and
επεσεν
G4098
fell
και
G2532
and
ην
G2258
was

G3588
the
πτωσις
G4431
crash
αυτης
G846
[of]-herself
μεγαλη
G3173
big

7:28 Now when Jesus had finished saying all these things, the crowd was awestruck by his teachings.

και
G2532
and
εγενετο
G1096
came-to-be
ὁτε
G3753
when
ετελεσεν
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fully-paid

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the
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Jesus
τους
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the
λογους
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sayings
τουτους
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these
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they-were-awestruck
οἱ
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the
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crowds
επι
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on
τη
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[to]-the
διδαχη
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[to]-teaching
αυτου
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[of]-self

7:29 He taught with authority, not like their scripture scholars.

ην
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was
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because
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teaching
αυτους
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them
ὡς
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as
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jurisdiction
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having
και
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and
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not
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as
οἱ
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the
γραμματεις
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writers
αυτων
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[of]-them