24 c“No one can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 17 So, mevery healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears bad fruit. 4 Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ when there is the log in your own eye? 18 aWhile walking by bthe Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon (who is called Peter) and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s feet. 21 y“You have heard that it was said to those of old, z‘You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable ato judgment.’ The Pharisees and Sadducees Demand Signs. 1 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him.. Matthew 5:18, KJV : "For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled." Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. 23 dAnd he went throughout all Galilee, eteaching in their synagogues and fproclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and ghealing every disease and every affliction among the people. Matthew 5:18-45. Jump to: aEvery tree therefore that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. For it is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole body be thrown into mhell. 24 So his fame spread throughout all hSyria, and gthey brought him all the sick, those afflicted with various diseases and ipains, jthose oppressed by demons, kthose having seizures, and lparalytics, and he healed them. 7 r“Judge not, that you be not judged. 19 (B)Therefore whoever relaxes (C)one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do the same will be called least (D)in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever does them and teaches them will be called great (E)in the kingdom of heaven. 6 “Beware of rpracticing your righteousness before other people in order sto be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven. 14 mJohn would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 26 And everyone who hears these words of mine and does not do them will be like aa foolish man who built his house on the sand. 8 hAgain, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory. 36 And do not take an oath by your head, for you cannot make one hair white or black. The Coming of the Son of Man 12 iRejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for jso they persecuted the prophets who were before you. 22 Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him. But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. 9 And he said to him, “All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me.” 8 “Blessed are athe pure in heart, for bthey shall see God. 42 dGive to the one who begs from you, and edo not refuse the one who would borrow from you. 44 But I say to you, iLove your enemies and jpray for those who persecute you, The Beatitudes. The ESV says, “For truly, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the … For truly, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law until all is accomplished. If then the light in you is darkness, how great is the darkness! For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. 32 For lthe Gentiles seek after all these things, and myour heavenly Father knows that you need them all. Matthew 5:26 Verily I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing. 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ 39 But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil. 11 g“Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely hon my account. 14 l“You are the light of the world. 7 But when he saw many of sthe Pharisees and tSadducees coming to his baptism, he said to them, u“You brood of vvipers! Related Commentaries for Matthew 5. John Darby’s Synopsis; Temptations to Sin. For the gate is wide and the way is easy1 that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. NIV 18 For truly I tell you, until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from the Law until everything is accomplished. 3 For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said. 5 Seeing the crowds, ohe went up on the mountain, and when he psat down, his disciples came to him. Let Justice Roll Down - Woe to you who desire the day of the LORD! ESV: English Standard Version 2016 9 Or which one of you, if his son asks him for cbread, will give him ca stone? 13 And leaving pNazareth he went and lived in qCapernaum by rthe sea, in the territory of sZebulun and Naphtali, 48 oYou therefore must be pperfect, qas your heavenly Father is perfect. 31 h“It was also said, n‘Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.’ 15 But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness.” Then he consented. 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