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Matthew 5:46

Context
NET ©

For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Even the tax collectors 1  do the same, don’t they?

NIV ©

If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that?

NASB ©

"For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Do not even the tax collectors do the same?

NLT ©

If you love only those who love you, what good is that? Even corrupt tax collectors do that much.

MSG ©

If all you do is love the lovable, do you expect a bonus? Anybody can do that.

BBE ©

For if you have love for those who have love for you, what credit is it to you? do not the tax-farmers the same?

NRSV ©

For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Do not even the tax collectors do the same?

NKJV ©

"For if you love those who love you, what reward have you? Do not even the tax collectors do the same?


KJV
For
<1063>
if
<1437>
ye love
<25> (5661)
them which
<3588>
love
<25> (5723)
you
<5209>_,
what
<5101>
reward
<3408>
have ye
<2192> (5719)_?
do
<4160> (5719)
not
<3780>
even
<2532>
the publicans
<5057>
the same
<846>_?
NASB ©
"For if
<1437>
you love
<25>
those
<3588>
who love
<25>
you, what
<5101>
reward
<3408>
do
<4160>
you have
<2192>
? Do not even
<2532>
the tax
<5057>
collectors
<5057>
do
<4160>
the same
<846>
?
GREEK
ean
<1437>
COND
gar
<1063>
CONJ
agaphshte
<25> (5661)
V-AAS-2P
touv
<3588>
T-APM
agapwntav
<25> (5723)
V-PAP-APM
umav
<5209>
P-2AP
tina
<5101>
I-ASM
misyon
<3408>
N-ASM
ecete
<2192> (5719)
V-PAI-2P
ouci
<3780>
PRT-I
kai
<2532>
CONJ
oi
<3588>
T-NPM
telwnai
<5057>
N-NPM
to
<3588>
T-ASN
auto
<846>
P-ASN
poiousin
<4160> (5719)
V-PAI-3P
NET © [draft] ITL
For
<1063>
if
<1437>
you love
<25>
those
<3588>
who love
<25>
you
<5209>
, what
<5101>
reward
<3408>
do you have
<2192>
? Even
<3780>
the tax collectors
<5057>
do
<4160>
the same
<846>
, don’t they?
NET ©

For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Even the tax collectors 1  do the same, don’t they?

NET © Notes

sn The tax collectors would bid to collect taxes for the Roman government and then add a surcharge, which they kept. Since tax collectors worked for Rome, they were viewed as traitors to their own people and were not well liked.



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