Matthew 25:14
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English Standard Version
“For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property.

King James Bible
For the kingdom of heaven is as a man travelling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.

American Standard Version
For it is as when a man, going into another country, called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For even as a man going into a far country, called his servants, and delivered to them his goods;

English Revised Version
For it is as when a man, going into another country, called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.

Webster's Bible Translation
For the kingdom of heaven is as a man traveling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered to them his goods.

Weymouth New Testament
"Why, it is like a man who, when going on his travels, called his bondservants and entrusted his property to their care.

Matthew 25:14 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Travelling (ἀποδμηῶν)

The sense is more nearly about to travel, like our going abroad.

Matthew 25:14 Parallel Commentaries

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Matthew 21:33 Hear another parable: There was a certain householder, which planted a vineyard, and hedged it round about, and dig a wine press in it...

Mark 13:34 For the Son of Man is as a man taking a far journey, who left his house, and gave authority to his servants, and to every man his work...

Luke 19:12,13 He said therefore, A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return...

Luke 20:9 Then began he to speak to the people this parable; A certain man planted a vineyard, and let it forth to farmers...

and delivered.

Luke 16:1-12 And he said also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man, which had a steward...

Romans 12:6-8 Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy...

1 Corinthians 3:5 Who then is Paul, and who is Apollos, but ministers by whom you believed, even as the Lord gave to every man?

1 Corinthians 4:1,2 Let a man so account of us, as of the ministers of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God...

1 Corinthians 12:4,7-29 Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit...

Ephesians 4:11 And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;

1 Peter 4:9-11 Use hospitality one to another without grudging...

Cross References
Matthew 21:33
"Hear another parable. There was a master of a house who planted a vineyard and put a fence around it and dug a winepress in it and built a tower and leased it to tenants, and went into another country.

Luke 19:12
He said therefore, "A nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom and then return.

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