Matthew 6:29

And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And yet I say vnto you, that euen Solomon in all his glory, was not arayed like one of these.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

yet I say to you that not even Solomon in all his glory clothed himself like one of these.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of these.
- Basic English Bible

but I say unto you, that not even Solomon in all his glory was clothed as one of these.
- Darby Bible

And yet I say to you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
- Webster's Bible

and yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his magnificence could array himself like one of these.
- Weymouth Bible

yet I tell you that even Solomon in all his glory was not dressed like one of these.
- World English Bible

and Y seie to you, Salomon in al his glorie was not keuered as oon of these.
- Wycliffe Bible

and I say to you, that not even Solomon in all his glory was arrayed as one of these.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 6:29


6:29 Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these - Not in garments of so pure a white. The eastern monarchs were often clothed in white robes.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 6:29


Mt 6:29 Even Solomon in all his glory. To the Jew the court of Solomon was the highest representation of human glory. The magnificence of the court is not only celebrated in Jewish writings, but in all Oriental literature, and it is still proverbial throughout the East. Yet he was never arrayed with the taste and beauty of "one of these". It is probable that both birds and lilies were in sight from where the Lord was sitting.

Discussion for Matthew 6

  • BSP
    Verse 10 shows the subjects we should make a priority in our prayers.
  • A disciple
    Dear Sister Thelma; It is a comfort like healing balm to read good words like yours! While so many times I am compelled to answer, reprove, rebuke and correct, many misled and obstinate who have set themselves to oppose and contradict the truth of the Glad Tidings; the good and wholesome words of the Saints are like cold waters to a thirsty soul, and so timely! The LORD bless and keep you!
  • Thelma Denson
    I read the bible to get my life right which I already pray the pray. God is a good and this chapter is a good one.
  • BettG
    A Disciple: Jesus made friends, then he made disciples of those friends ................
  • Steve morrow
    ***LUKE 21:36 watch you therefore --- and pray always that you may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass and to stand before THE SON OF MAN *** 2 THESSALONIANS 1:11 wherefore we pray always for you that our GOD would count you worthy of this calling and fulfill all the good pleasure of HIS goodness and the work of faith with power
  • A disciple
    Jot; Just in case there are actually multitudes of sincere Believers with good and honest hearts; who really do think deeply about WHAT they pray; don't you think it might be a "little" arrogant to presume that praying the "Our Father" is heathen repetition? Leading the Assembly in prayer of the very words of our Lord is a good thing! Maybe you need to start praying, instead of attacking prayer.

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