Matthew 11:28
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English Standard Version
Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

King James Bible
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

American Standard Version
Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Come to me, all you that labour, and are burdened, and I will refresh you.

English Revised Version
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Webster's Bible Translation
Come to me, all ye that labor, and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Weymouth New Testament
"Come to me, all you toiling and burdened ones, and *I* will give you rest.

Matthew 11:28 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Labor and are heavy-laden (κοπιῶντες καὶ πεφορτισμένοι)

The first an active, the second a passive participle, exhibiting the active and passive sides of human misery.

Give rest (ἀναπαύσω)

Originally to make to cease; Tynd., ease; Wyc., refresh. The radical conception is that of relief.

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Come.

Isaiah 45:22-25 Look to me, and be you saved, all the ends of the earth: for I am God, and there is none else...

Isaiah 53:2,3 For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he has no form nor comeliness...

Isaiah 55:1-3 Ho, every one that thirsts, come you to the waters, and he that has no money; come you, buy, and eat...

John 6:37 All that the Father gives me shall come to me; and him that comes to me I will in no wise cast out.

John 7:37 In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come to me, and drink.

Revelation 22:17 And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. And let him that hears say, Come. And let him that is thirsty come. And whoever will...

all.

Matthew 23:4 For they bind heavy burdens and grievous to be borne, and lay them on men's shoulders...

Genesis 3:17-19 And to Adam he said, Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten of the tree, of which I commanded you, saying...

Job 5:7 Yet man is born to trouble, as the sparks fly upward.

Job 14:1 Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble.

Psalm 32:4 For day and night your hand was heavy on me: my moisture is turned into the drought of summer. Selah.

Psalm 38:4 For my iniquities are gone over my head: as an heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Psalm 90:7-10 For we are consumed by your anger, and by your wrath are we troubled...

Ecclesiastes 1:8,14 All things are full of labor; man cannot utter it: the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear filled with hearing...

Ecclesiastes 2:22,23 For what has man of all his labor, and of the vexation of his heart, wherein he has labored under the sun...

Ecclesiastes 4:8 There is one alone, and there is not a second; yes, he has neither child nor brother: yet is there no end of all his labor...

Isaiah 1:4 Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evildoers, children that are corrupters: they have forsaken the LORD...

Isaiah 61:3 To appoint to them that mourn in Zion, to give to them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning...

Isaiah 66:2 For all those things has my hand made, and all those things have been, said the LORD: but to this man will I look...

Micah 6:6-8 With which shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before the high God? shall I come before him with burnt offerings...

Acts 15:10 Now therefore why tempt you God, to put a yoke on the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?

Romans 7:22-25 For I delight in the law of God after the inward man...

Galatians 5:1 Stand fast therefore in the liberty with which Christ has made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage.

and I.

Matthew 11:29 Take my yoke on you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest to your souls.

Psalm 94:13 That you may give him rest from the days of adversity, until the pit be dig for the wicked.

Psalm 116:7 Return to your rest, O my soul; for the LORD has dealt bountifully with you.

Isaiah 11:10 And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek...

Isaiah 28:12 To whom he said, This is the rest with which you may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.

Isaiah 48:17,18 Thus said the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; I am the LORD your God which teaches you to profit...

Jeremiah 6:16 Thus said the LORD, Stand you in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein...

2 Thessalonians 1:7 And to you who are troubled rest with us, when the Lord Jesus shall be revealed from heaven with his mighty angels,

Hebrews 4:1 Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.

Cross References
Isaiah 28:12
to whom he has said, "This is rest; give rest to the weary; and this is repose"; yet they would not hear.

Jeremiah 31:25
For I will satisfy the weary soul, and every languishing soul I will replenish."

John 7:37
On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, "If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink.

Acts 20:35
In all things I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he himself said, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"

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