Matthew 5:27
New International Version
"You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.'

New Living Translation
"You have heard the commandment that says, 'You must not commit adultery.'

English Standard Version
“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’

Berean Study Bible
You have heard that it was said, ‘Do not commit adultery.’

Berean Literal Bible
You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.'

New American Standard Bible
"You have heard that it was said, 'YOU SHALL NOT COMMIT ADULTERY';

King James Bible
Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not commit adultery:

Christian Standard Bible
"You have heard that it was said, Do not commit adultery.

Contemporary English Version
You know the commandment which says, "Be faithful in marriage."

Good News Translation
"You have heard that it was said, 'Do not commit adultery.'

Holman Christian Standard Bible
"You have heard that it was said, Do not commit adultery.

International Standard Version
"You have heard that it was said, 'You are not to commit adultery.'

NET Bible
"You have heard that it was said, 'Do not commit adultery.'

New Heart English Bible
"You have heard that it was said, 'Do not commit adultery;'

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
You have heard that it was spoken, “You shall not commit adultery.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"You have heard that it was said, 'Never commit adultery.'

New American Standard 1977
“You have heard that it was said, ‘YOU SHALL NOT COMMIT ADULTERY’;

Jubilee Bible 2000
Ye have heard that it was said to the ancients, Thou shalt not commit adultery;

King James 2000 Bible
You have heard that it was said by them of old time, You shall not commit adultery:

American King James Version
You have heard that it was said by them of old time, You shall not commit adultery:

American Standard Version
Ye have heard that it was said, Thou shalt not commit adultery:

Douay-Rheims Bible
You have heard that it was said to them of old: Thou shalt not commit adultery.

Darby Bible Translation
Ye have heard that it has been said, Thou shalt not commit adultery.

English Revised Version
Ye have heard that it was said, Thou shalt not commit adultery:

Webster's Bible Translation
Ye have heard that it was said to them of old time, Thou shalt not commit adultery:

Weymouth New Testament
"You have heard that it was said, 'Thou shalt not commit adultery.'

World English Bible
"You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery;'

Young's Literal Translation
'Ye heard that it was said to the ancients: Thou shalt not commit adultery;
Study Bible
Adultery
26Truly I tell you, you will not get out until you have paid the last penny. 27You have heard that it was said, ‘Do not commit adultery.’ 28But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman to lust after her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.…
Cross References
Exodus 20:14
You shall not commit adultery.

Leviticus 18:20
You must not have sexual relations with your neighbor's wife and thus defile yourself with her.

Deuteronomy 5:18
You shall not commit adultery.

Deuteronomy 22:22
If a man is found lying with another man's wife, both the man who slept with her and the woman must die. You must purge the evil from Israel.

Matthew 5:21
You have heard that it was said to the ancients, 'Do not murder, and anyone who murders will be subject to judgment.'

Matthew 5:33
Again, you have heard that it was said to the ancients, 'Do not break your oath, but fulfill your vows to the Lord.'

Matthew 5:38
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye and tooth for tooth.'

Matthew 5:43
You have heard that it was said, 'Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.'

Treasury of Scripture

You have heard that it was said by them of old time, You shall not commit adultery:

Thou.

Exodus 20:14
Thou shalt not commit adultery.

Leviticus 20:10
And the man that committeth adultery with another man's wife, even he that committeth adultery with his neighbour's wife, the adulterer and the adulteress shall surely be put to death.

Deuteronomy 5:18
Neither shalt thou commit adultery.







Lexicon
You have heard
Ἠκούσατε (Ēkousate)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 191: To hear, listen, comprehend by hearing; pass: is heard, reported. A primary verb; to hear.

that
ὅτι (hoti)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 3754: Neuter of hostis as conjunction; demonstrative, that; causative, because.

it was said,
ἐρρέθη (errethē)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 2046: Probably a fuller form of rheo; an alternate for epo in certain tenses; to utter, i.e. Speak or say.

‘Do not commit adultery.’
μοιχεύσεις (moicheuseis)
Verb - Future Indicative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3431: To commit adultery (of a man with a married woman, but also of a married man). From moichos; to commit adultery.
(27) By them of old time.--Omitted in the best MSS. If retained, translate as before, to them of old time. It was probably inserted for the sake of conformity with Matthew 5:21. Here the words are simply those of the divine commandment, but it is given as it was taught in the Rabbinic schools, simply in the narrowness of the letter, without any perception that here too the commandment was "exceeding broad." It is with that teaching, as before, that our Lord contrasts His own.

Verses 27-30. - The seventh commandment. The verses occur in this form only here, but vers. 29 and 30 are found in Matthew 18:8, 9 (parallel passage, Mark 9:43-47), as illustrations of another subject (vide infra). Verse 27. - By them of old time. Omit, with the Revised Version (cf. ver. 21, note). Thou shalt not (Exodus 20:14; Deuteronomy 5:18). 5:27-32 Victory over the desires of the heart, must be attended with painful exertions. But it must be done. Every thing is bestowed to save us from our sins, not in them. All our senses and powers must be kept from those things which lead to transgression. Those who lead others into temptation to sin, by dress or in other ways, or leave them in it, or expose them to it, make themselves guilty of their sin, and will be accountable for it. If painful operations are submitted to, that our lives may be saved, what ought our minds to shrink from, when the salvation of our souls is concerned? There is tender mercy under all the Divine requirements, and the grace and consolations of the Spirit will enable us to attend to them.
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