Matthew 25:22

He also that had received two talents came and said, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me two talents: behold, I have gained two other talents beside them.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He also that had receiued two talents, came and said, Lord, thou deliueredst vnto me two talents: behold, I haue gained two other talents besides them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Also the one who {had received} the two talents came up and said, 'Master, you entrusted two talents to me. See, I have gained two more talents.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he also that `received' the two talents came and said, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me two talents: lo, I have gained other two talents.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he who had the two talents came and said, Lord, you gave into my care two talents: see, I have got two more.
- Basic English Bible

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

He also that had received two talents came, and said, Lord, thou deliveredst to me two talents: behold, I have gained two other talents besides them.
- Webster's Bible

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

He also who got the two talents came and said, 'Lord, you delivered to me two talents. Behold, I have gained another two talents besides them.'
- World English Bible

And he that hadde takun twey talentis, cam, and seide, Lord, thou bitokist to me twey besauntis; loo!
- Wycliffe Bible

`And he who also did receive the two talents having come, said, Sir, two talents thou didst deliver to me; lo, other two talents I did gain besides them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Matthew 25:22


Mt 25:22,23 He also that had received two talents, etc. His fidelity and reward are indicated, acknowledged and rewarded in exactly the same terms as in the case of the first servant. The final reward depends on "faithfulness", not greatness.

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