Matthew 25:20

And so he that had received five talents came and brought other five talents, saying, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me five talents: behold, I have gained beside them five talents more.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And so hee that had receiued fiue talents, came and brought other fiue talents, saying, Lord, thou deliueredst vnto me fiue talents, behold, I haue gained besides them, fiue talents moe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The one who had received the five talents came up and brought five more talents, saying, 'Master, you entrusted five talents to me. See, I have gained five more talents.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he that received the five talents came and brought other five talents, saying, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me five talents: lo, I have gained other five talents.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he who had the five talents came with his other five talents, saying, Lord, you gave into my care five talents: see, I have got five more.
- Basic English Bible

And he that had received the five talents came to [him] and brought five other talents, saying, [My] lord, thou deliveredst me five talents; behold, I have gained five other talents besides them.
- Darby Bible

And he that had received five talents, came and brought other five talents, saying, Lord, thou deliveredst to me five talents: behold, I have gained besides them five talents more.
- Webster's Bible

The one who had received the five talents came and brought five more, and said, "`Sir, it was five talents that you entrusted to me: see, I have gained five more.'
- Weymouth Bible

He who received the five talents came and brought another five talents, saying, 'Lord, you delivered to me five talents. Behold, I have gained another five talents besides them.'
- World English Bible

And he that hadde takun fyue besauntis, cam, and brouyte othere fyue, and seide, Lord, thou bytokist to me fyue besauntis, loo! Y haue getun aboue fyue othere.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he who did receive the five talents having come, brought other five talents, saying, `Sir, five talents thou didst deliver to me; lo, other five talents did I gain besides them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 25:20


Mt 25:20 He that had received five talents, etc. He had doubled what he had received, and in acknowledgment that all was due to his lord who had given all and whose he was, he brought all to lay at his feet.

Discussion for Matthew 25:20

  • Frankie l crooks for verse 20
    my neice left message for me. asking if we are faithful over little an god gave us more to rule what would u rule some one ask her this what i call treat question .these are my answers to her ihope she will understand christ an being with him is our reward .an not the natural gain . an know there is no ruling in heaven by one another. thanku
  • Faithfull for verse 20
    Matthew 25:20 And so he (a very wise servant) that had received five talents came and brought other five talents, saying, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me five talents: behold, I have gained beside them five talents more.

    This wise servant has increased his Lords Substance by 100%

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