Matthew 22:30

For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are giuen in marriage, but are as the Angels of God in heauen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as angels in heaven.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For when they come back from the dead there are no husbands and wives, but they are as the angels in heaven.
- Basic English Bible

For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are as angels of God in heaven.
- Darby Bible

For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.
- Webster's Bible

For in the Resurrection, men neither marry nor are women given in marriage, but they are like angels in Heaven.
- Weymouth Bible

For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are like God's angels in heaven.
- World English Bible

For in the rysyng ayen to lijf, nether thei schulen wedde, nethir schulen be weddid; but thei ben as the aungels of God in heuene.
- Wycliffe Bible

for in the rising again they do not marry, nor are they given in marriage, but are as messengers of God in heaven.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 22:30


22:30 They are as the angels - Incorruptible and immortal. So is the power of God shown in them! So little need had they of marriage!


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 22:30


Mt 22:30 Are as the angels of God. The physical relations of earthly marriage do not belong to spiritual beings. The saints when raised are like the angels. This does not deny personal intercourse or spiritual relationships, but the existence of fleshly ties.

Discussion for Matthew 22:30

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