Matthew 6:10

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thy kingdome come. Thy will be done, in earth, as it is in heauen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Your kingdom come. Your will be done, On earth as it is in heaven.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let your kingdom come. Let your pleasure be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- Basic English Bible

let thy kingdom come, let thy will be done as in heaven so upon the earth;
- Darby Bible

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
- Webster's Bible

let Thy kingdom come; let Thy will be done, as in Heaven so on earth;
- Weymouth Bible

Let your Kingdom come. Let your will be done, as in heaven, so on earth.
- World English Bible

thi kyngdoom come to; be thi wille don `in erthe as in heuene;
- Wycliffe Bible

`Thy reign come: Thy will come to pass, as in heaven also on the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 6:10


6:10 Thy kingdom come - May thy kingdom of grace come quickly, and swallow up all the kingdoms of the earth: may all mankind, receiving thee, O Christ, for their king, truly believing in thy name, be filled with righteousness, and peace, and joy; with holiness and happiness, till they are removed hence into thy kingdom of glory, to reign with thee for ever and ever. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven - May all the inhabitants of the earth do thy will as willingly as the holy angels: may these do it continually even as they, without any interruption of their willing service; yea, and perfectly as they: mayest thou, O Spirit of grace, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, make them perfect in every good work to do thy will, and work in them all that is well pleasing in thy sight.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 6:10


Mt 6:10 Thy kingdom come. The Messiah's kingdom had not yet come, but was proclaimed by the Lord as at hand. It did speedily come, but in its fullness, and in its final triumph over evil, it has not yet come. For this coming we may now pray, and the prayer is answered in part by each success of the gospel. Thy will be done in earth, as [it is] in heaven. None can pray thus who have not merged their own wills into the divine will. He, in effect, prays the prayer of Gethsemane, "Not my will, but thine, be done" (Lu 22:42). It is mockery for disobedient lips to utter such a prayer.

Discussion for Matthew 6

  • Allen
    The Lord's Prayer teaches us not to be selfish in our prayers,i.e making a prayer that is too much self centered without giving praise to God for his glory.
  • Teresa
    Given honor to God daily comfort him believe in what have Putin my heart to do and say...
  • Andersom Mansel
    Lent is in the bible 7 times in ex 12:36, Deut 23; 13, 1st Sam 1 : 28, 1st Sam 2:20, Jer 15:10.
  • UtahMcBride
    Lent: As it is true that the New Test. doesn't set aside times or seasons to fast, it doesn't prohibit the church from fasting together, either. It is interesting that Jesus switches between singular "thou" to plural "ye" when talking about fasting: I think he is addressing the church, not just the individual. He isn't teaching absolute secrecy but rather a quiet attitude. Lent isn't bad or good.
  • Seeking
    Hi Jenny when taking about God it best to use Capital letters for He , Jesus so on when referring to Him it respectful and show Jesus is all powerful so confess and repent it to Jesus and change then all wrongs and it would be ok
  • BSP
    Verse 33 shows that we need to put Jehovah God first in our lives. Material things have their place, but not first place.

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