Matthew 11:6

And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And blessed is he, whoseouer shal not be offended in me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And blessed is he who does not take offense at Me."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And blessed is he, whosoever shall find no occasion of stumbling in me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And a blessing will be on him who has no doubts about me.
- Basic English Bible

and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
- Darby Bible

And blessed is he to whom I shall not be the cause of his falling into sin.
- Webster's Bible

and blessed is every one who does not stumble and fall because of my claims."
- Weymouth Bible

Blessed is he who finds no occasion for stumbling in me."
- World English Bible

And he is blessid, that shal not be sclaundrid in me.
- Wycliffe Bible

and happy is he who may not be stumbled in me.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 11:6

11:6 Happy is he who shall not be offended at me - Notwithstanding all these proofs that I am the Messiah.

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 11:6

Mt 11:6 Blessed is [he], etc. This is suggested by John's seeming to have stumbled, not fallen, because Christ had not publicly declared his mission. The Lord does not upbraid, but gives in this way a tender rebuke, implying that he knew what to do with reference to his kingdom.

Discussion for Matthew 11

  • Wokomaty
    According to the scipture says for what a man plant is what he will reap. therefore let him that has ear to hear, let him hear the word of God.matthew 11:15.For those planting evil in christendom,with worldly doctrine. Matthew very sweet to read.
  • Irene123
    The Trinitarian world refers to manifestations of Father, Son, and Holy Ghost as 3 distinct and separate persons in the Godhead, namely "God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost." If every manifestation of God was another God we'd have "God the voice (Gen. 3:8), God the burning bush, God the angel (Jacob wrestled with), God the pillar of fire, to name ONLY a few. cont.
  • Irene123
    When one is saved from his sins, he/she has a rest everyday in the Holy Ghost from the 'toil' our former life of sin put us through. The H.G. gives a continual daily rest in Jesus. "This is the rest wherewith ye shall cause the weary to rest", Isa. 28:12, Heb. 4:10-11.
  • Wayne
    Some are thankful for the Sabbath days. A day to rest, worship, not work, as the Jews, who are prospering in the love of The Lord. God's people in the land of God's Holy City. May we all study and understand the blessings of The Sabbath Days.
  • Lilian
    Take my yoke upon you and learn of me for i am meek and lowly in heart and ye shall find rest unto your soul. Thank you Jesus for your words i will trust you and worship you alone for you are my savior and my refuge without you in my life my soul is in darkness You are the light of the world to follow you there is no darkness my soul will be beautiful thank you Jesus for your blood amen
  • Bridgette
    Rest in the Lord, Amen

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