Matthew 6:29
New International Version
Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.

New Living Translation
yet Solomon in all his glory was not dressed as beautifully as they are.

English Standard Version
yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

Berean Study Bible
Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his glory was adorned like one of these.

Berean Literal Bible
Yet I say to you that not even Solomon in all his glory was adorned like one of these.

New American Standard Bible
yet I say to you that not even Solomon in all his glory clothed himself like one of these.

New King James Version
and yet I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

King James Bible
And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

Christian Standard Bible
Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was adorned like one of these.

Contemporary English Version
But I tell you that Solomon with all his wealth wasn't as well clothed as one of them.

Good News Translation
But I tell you that not even King Solomon with all his wealth had clothes as beautiful as one of these flowers.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was adorned like one of these!

International Standard Version
but I tell you that not even Solomon in all of his splendor was clothed like one of them.

NET Bible
Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his glory was clothed like one of these!

New Heart English Bible
yet I tell you that even Solomon in all his glory was not dressed like one of these.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But I say to you, not even Solomon in all his glory was clothed like one of these.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But I say that not even Solomon in all his majesty was dressed like one of these flowers.

New American Standard 1977
yet I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory did not clothe himself like one of these.

King James 2000 Bible
And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

American King James Version
And yet I say to you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

American Standard Version
yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But I say to you, that not even Solomon in all his glory was arrayed as one of these.

Darby Bible Translation
but I say unto you, that not even Solomon in all his glory was clothed as one of these.

English Revised Version
yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

Webster's Bible Translation
And yet I say to you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

Weymouth New Testament
and yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his magnificence could array himself like one of these.

World English Bible
yet I tell you that even Solomon in all his glory was not dressed like one of these.

Young's Literal Translation
and I say to you, that not even Solomon in all his glory was arrayed as one of these.
Study Bible
Do Not Worry
28And why do you worry about clothes? Consider how the lilies of the field grow: They do not labor or spin. 29Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his glory was adorned like one of these. 30If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today and tomorrow is thrown into the furnace, will He not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?…
Cross References
1 Kings 10:4
When the queen of Sheba saw all the wisdom of Solomon, the palace he had built,

2 Chronicles 9:4
the food at his table, the seating of his servants, the service and attire of his attendants and cupbearers, and the burnt offerings he presented at the house of the LORD, it took her breath away.

2 Chronicles 9:20
All of King Solomon's drinking cups were gold, and all the utensils of the House of the Forest of Lebanon were pure gold. There was no silver, because it was accounted as nothing in the days of Solomon.

Treasury of Scripture

And yet I say to you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.

even.

1 Kings 10:5-7
And the meat of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel, and his cupbearers, and his ascent by which he went up unto the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her…

2 Chronicles 9:4-6,20-22
And the meat of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel; his cupbearers also, and their apparel; and his ascent by which he went up into the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her…

1 Timothy 2:9,10
In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array; …









Lexicon
Yet
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

I tell
λέγω (legō)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

you
ὑμῖν (hymin)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

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

not even
οὐδὲ (oude)
Adverb
Strong's Greek 3761: Neither, nor, not even, and not. From ou and de; not however, i.e. Neither, nor, not even.

Solomon
Σολομὼν (Solomōn)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 4672: Solomon, son of David King of Israel, and Bathsheba. Of Hebrew origin; Solomon, the son of David.

in
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

all
πάσῃ (pasē)
Adjective - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 3956: All, the whole, every kind of. Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.

his
αὐτοῦ (autou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

glory
δόξῃ (doxē)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 1391: From the base of dokeo; glory, in a wide application.

was adorned
περιεβάλετο (periebaleto)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 4016: From peri and ballo; to throw all around, i.e. Invest.

like
ὡς (hōs)
Adverb
Strong's Greek 5613: Probably adverb of comparative from hos; which how, i.e. In that manner.

one
ἓν (hen)
Adjective - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 1520: One. (including the neuter Hen); a primary numeral; one.

of these.
τούτων (toutōn)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's Greek 3778: This; he, she, it.
(29) I say unto you.--The formula of emphasis is not without a special force here (comp. Matthew 18:10; Matthew 18:19). Man's gaze was drawn to the "gorgeous apparel," the gold-embroidered robes of kings and emperors. Jewish traditions as to the glory of Solomon represented even his attendants as clothed in purple, and with hair glittering with gold-dust. He, the true Son of David, saw in the simplest flower that grows a glory above them all. "The lily shames the king."

Verse 29. - Luke 12:27b almost verbally. Even Solomon... was not. The Greek lays still more stress: "not even Solomon." Arrayed. The idea of splendour, which in modern usage is often attached to "array," is wanting in περιεβάλετο. The simple rendering in Wickliffe, "was covered" (Vulgate, coopertus est), is less misleading. And so in ver. 31. Perhaps (vide Cart) the middle voice has its full reflexive meaning: Solomon with all his efforts failed. Like one of these. Even one, much less like all taken together. "Horum, demonstrativum" (Bengel).
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