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

  • BSP
    Verse 19: The results of a certain action or procedure will reveal whether it was a wise course.
  • Steve morrow
    MATTHEW 11:27 ---ALL THINGS---ARE DELIVERED UNTO ME OF MY FATHER AND --NO MAN-- KNOWETH THE SON BUT THE FATHER NEITHER KNOWETH ANY MAN THE FATHER SAVE THE SON AND HE TO WHOMSOEVER THE SON WILL REVEAL HIM ***1 TIMOTHY 2:5 FOR THERE IS ONE GOD AND --- ONE MEDIATOR --- BETWEEN GOD AND MAN --- THE MAN JESUS CHRIST
  • Insight777
    V11, John the Baptist was less than Jesus. John was shown how to cleanse sin, he had Holy Spirit but not all the powers of God. He was baptized, forgiven of sin. It is possible that he harbored negative thoughts towards people that refused baptism and true Gospel.Thoughts of frustration and weakness of his own power to help sinners is short of perfection. Jesus is perfect, his kingdom is perfect.
  • A disciple
    "Verily I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist: notwithstanding he that is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he." Does this suggest that we can be the least in our Christianity? or rather, that the littlest one among those born from above...? For with these things the Lord rebukes those most blessed, but who repented not.
  • Steve morrow
    MATTHEW 11:20 THEN BEGAN HE TO UPBRAID THE CITIES WHEREIN MOST OF HIS MIGHTY WORKS WERE DONE BECAUSE THEY REPENTED NOT***TITUS 2:11 FOR THE GRACE OF GOD THAT BRINGETH SALVATION HATH APPEARED TO ALL MEN 2:12 --- TEACHING US --- THAT DENYING UNGODLINESS AND WORLDLY LUSTS WE SHOULD LIVE SOBERLY RIGHTEOUSLY AND GODLY IN THIS --- PRESENT LIFE ---
  • A disciple
    The three Abrahamic Religions idea or slogan, is false! Abraham was called out from Ur of the Chaldees, to sever him from the heathen cult of Nimrod worship/Islam. Israel is for now not right with the Lord their God, denying and persecuting the Name of the only begotten Son of God; so God hides from them. Those who are Believers in Jesus Christ, are walking in the Spirit and the faith of Abraham.

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