Matthew 20:27

And whosoever will be chief among you, let him be your servant:

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Matthew 20:27

And whosoeuer will be chiefe among you, let him be your seruant.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and whoever wishes to be first among you shall be your slave;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and whosoever would be first among you shall be your servant:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And whoever has a desire to be first among you, let him take the lowest place:
- Basic English Bible

and whosoever will be first among you, let him be your bondman;
- Darby Bible

And whoever will be chief among you, let him be your servant:
- Webster's Bible

and whoever desires to be first among you shall be your bondservant;
- Weymouth Bible

Whoever desires to be first among you shall be your bondservant,
- World English Bible

and whoever may will among you to be first, let him be your servant;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Matthew 20:27

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 20:27


20:25 Ye know that the princes of the Gentiles lord it over them - And hence you imagine, the chief in my kingdom will do as they: but it will be quite otherwise.

20:26 Your minister - That is, your servant. #Mt 23:11|.

20:29 #Mark 10:46|; Luke 18:35.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 20:27


Mt 20:27 Whosoever will be chief among you, let him be your servant. In the church, the greatest one is he who serves most and best.

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