Matthew 6:10

“Thy kingdome come. Thy will be done, in earth, as it is in heauen.”

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Other Translations

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as [it is] in heaven.
- King James Version

'Your kingdom come. Your will be done, On earth as it is in heaven.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let your kingdom come. Let your pleasure be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- Basic English Bible

let thy kingdom come, let thy will be done as in heaven so upon the earth;
- Darby Bible

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
- Webster's Bible

let Thy kingdom come; let Thy will be done, as in Heaven so on earth;
- Weymouth Bible

Let your Kingdom come. Let your will be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- World English Bible

thi kyngdoom come to; be thi wille don `in erthe as in heuene;
- Wycliffe Bible

`Thy reign come: Thy will come to pass, as in heaven also on the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 6:10


6:10 Thy kingdom come - May thy kingdom of grace come quickly, and swallow up all the kingdoms of the earth: may all mankind, receiving thee, O Christ, for their king, truly believing in thy name, be filled with righteousness, and peace, and joy; with holiness and happiness, till they are removed hence into thy kingdom of glory, to reign with thee for ever and ever. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven - May all the inhabitants of the earth do thy will as willingly as the holy angels: may these do it continually even as they, without any interruption of their willing service; yea, and perfectly as they: mayest thou, O Spirit of grace, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, make them perfect in every good work to do thy will, and work in them all that is well pleasing in thy sight.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 6:10


Mt 6:10 Thy kingdom come. The Messiah's kingdom had not yet come, but was proclaimed by the Lord as at hand. It did speedily come, but in its fullness, and in its final triumph over evil, it has not yet come. For this coming we may now pray, and the prayer is answered in part by each success of the gospel. Thy will be done in earth, as [it is] in heaven. None can pray thus who have not merged their own wills into the divine will. He, in effect, prays the prayer of Gethsemane, "Not my will, but thine, be done" (Lu 22:42). It is mockery for disobedient lips to utter such a prayer.

Discussion for Matthew 6

  • Shawnita
    6:5-6 Do not draw attention to yourself, praying out loud and repetitive. Pray with humility and reverence, and God will draw nearer to you, hear you and bless you.
  • Taiwo Favor Ajani
    We should reject pride, forgive those who offended us ,win souls for Jesus always in all possible ways and consciously praise and worship God daily ... and He will surely surprise us with blessings beyond our imaginations.
  • Linda
    The secret is verse 33... Seek ye first his kingdom and all these things will be added to you....this is a promise that the Lord will care for us if only we seek him. In your thoughts and quiet times look for the Lord's hand in everthing.
  • Elisabethdamgaard
    34, Take therefore no thought for the morrow, For God know what we need every day.
    Go to God in faith and give Him thanksgivng every day. Amen!!!
  • Joyce Ballentine
    Mathew 6:14 "For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your Heavenly Father will also forgive you." SIMPLE SCRIPTURE TO UNDERSTAND BUT SOMETIMES IS HARD TO DO! THINK ABOUT IT LIKE THIS: WHO ARE WE TO NOT FORGIVE THE HURT SOMEBODY CAUSED US, WHEN WE CAUSED HURT TO GOD BY NOT ONLY SINNING, BUT HAVING TO SEE HIS ONLY SON TREATED LIKE AN ANIMAL JUST TO SAVE OUR SOULS FROM A BURNING HE
  • Angie
    It makes me surrender more to god, seek the kingdom of heaven in all his righteous and these things will be added unto you, takes away my worry and anxiety!

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