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Matthew 20:7

    Matthew 20:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    They say unto him, Because no man hath hired us. He saith unto them, Go ye also into the vineyard; and whatsoever is right, that shall ye receive.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    They say to him, Because no man has hired us. He said to them, Go you also into the vineyard; and whatever is right, that shall you receive.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    They say unto him, Because no man hath hired us. He saith unto them, Go ye also into the vineyard.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    They say to him, Because no man has given us work. He says to them, Go in with the rest, into the vine-garden.

    Webster's Revision

    They say unto him, Because no man hath hired us. He saith unto them, Go ye also into the vineyard.

    World English Bible

    "They said to him, 'Because no one has hired us.' "He said to them, 'You also go into the vineyard, and you will receive whatever is right.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    They say unto him, Because no man hath hired us. He saith unto them, Go ye also into the vineyard.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 20:7

    No man hath hired us - This was the reason why they were all the day idle.

    And whatsoever is right, that shall ye receive - Ye may expect payment in proportion to your labor, and the time ye spend in it; but this clause is wanting in some of the best MSS., versions, and fathers.