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Matthew 7:19

    Matthew 7:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Every tree that brings not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Every tree which does not give good fruit is cut down and put in the fire.

    Webster's Revision

    Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.

    World English Bible

    Every tree that doesn't grow good fruit is cut down, and thrown into the fire.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.

    Definitions for Matthew 7:19

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.
    Hewn - Cut.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 7:19

    Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit - What a terrible sentence is this against Christless pastors, and Christless hearers! Every tree that produceth not good fruit, εκκοπτεται, is to be now cut down; the act of excision is now taking place: the curse of the Lord is even now on the head and the heart of every false teacher, and impenitent hearer.

    Wesley's Notes on Matthew 7:19

    7:19 Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down and cast into the fire - How dreadful then is the condition of that teacher who hath brought no sinners to God!