Matthew 19:19

Honour thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Honour thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt loue thy neighbour as thy selfe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER; and YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Honor thy father and mother; and, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give honour to your father and your mother: and, Have love for your neighbour as for yourself.
- Basic English Bible

Honour thy father and thy mother, and Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
- Darby Bible

Honor thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.
- Webster's Bible

`Honour thy father and thy mother'; and `Thou shalt love thy fellow man as much as thyself.'"
- Weymouth Bible

'Honor your father and mother.' And, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.'"
- World English Bible

worschipe thi fadir and thi modir, and, thou schalt loue thi neiybore as thi silf.
- Wycliffe Bible

honour thy father and mother, and, thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 19:19


19:19 #Exod 20:12|. &c


Discussion for Matthew 19

  • Irene123
    Maya Angelou quote - "Somehow we have come to the erroneous belief that we are all but flesh, blood and bones, and that's all. So we direct our values to material things." Matt. 19:22; Lk.18:23.
  • Lilian
    Honour thy Mother and thy Father and love your neighbour as i have love you what a beautiful word. Obedience to God's words are more important than sacrifice. If you love Jesus you will keep his commandments till rapture. Thanks to your blood Jesus and help me to be born again in spirit. I will praise you and worship you alone for you are my rock and my salvation Amen
  • MockingBird
    My Dad Mom is not with me any more. To the best of my ability I believe I honored them both ! I miss them so much from time to time. Now , to love my neighbor as myself is hard , but can be done To do that I will want the best for my neighbor as I do for myself in all things !! Promise in these , is long life !!
  • BSP
    We should honor both of our parents no matter what age we are. This would include showing respect and showing our parents that we value them.
  • S. Burris
    My comments on verse 9 I feel if you get a divorce if the man or the woman gets put away just don't marry, cause I want to go to heaven and I don't want nothing hendering me from going, so I suggest just stay single and live for the Lord. We have so many people today just marriing and if they don't like this one, they go and get another, not of the Lord.
  • Motdaugrnds
    Nick, if those in heaven did not have "free will ", satan would still be there! Verse 9 says "fornication " is the only acceptable cause of divorce and if a man divorce his wife without this cause and she remarries, she has sinned and the man caused it by putting her away, i.e. divorcing her.