New International Version
Woe to you when everyone speaks well of you, for that is how their ancestors treated the false prophets.
King James Bible
Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.
Darby Bible Translation
Woe, when all men speak well of you, for after this manner did their fathers to the false prophets.
World English Bible
Woe, when men speak well of you, for their fathers did the same thing to the false prophets.
Young's Literal Translation
'Woe to you when all men shall speak well of you -- for according to these things were their fathers doing to false prophets.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But wo unto you that are rich! - The Pharisees, who were laden with the spoils of the people which they received in gifts, etc. These three verses are not found in the sermon, as recorded by Matthew. They seem to be spoken chiefly to the scribes and Pharisees, who, in order to be pleasing to all, spoke to every one what he liked best; and by finesse, flattery, and lies, found out the method of gaining and keeping the good opinion of the multitude.
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'And He lifted up His eyes on His disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God, 21. Blessed are ye that hunger now: for ye shall be filled. Blessed are ye that weep now: for ye shall laugh. 22. Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake. 23. Rejoice ye in that day, and leap for joy; for, behold, your reward is great in heaven: for in the …
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