Matthew 25:7

Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lampes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then all those virgins rose and trimmed their lamps.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then all those virgins got up, and made ready their lights.
- Basic English Bible

Then all those virgins arose and trimmed their torches.
- Darby Bible

Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.
- Webster's Bible

Then all those bridesmaids roused themselves and trimmed their torches.
- Weymouth Bible

Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.
- World English Bible

Thanne alle tho virgyns risen vp, and araieden her laumpis.
- Wycliffe Bible

`Then rose all those virgins, and trimmed their lamps,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 25:7


25:7 They trimmed their lamps - They examined themselves and prepared to meet their God.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 25:7


Mt 25:7 All . . . arose, and trimmed their lamps. The object of trimming would be to secure a brighter light. It would involve the trimming of the wick and replenishing the oil if needed. When the cry does arise there will be a wonderful lamp-trimming.

Discussion for Matthew 25:7

  • Faithfull for verse 7
    matt. 25:7 Then all those virgins (bridesmaids having not worshiped any others) arose, and trimmed (renewed the Holy Spirit) in their lamps (souls).
  • Keisha mosely for verse 7
    Matthew is my favorite chapter in the bible what I get out of the chapter is that when our call for us we must ready and prepare for he will on time and so should u because u will not ever know when he will call for u

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