New International Version
But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear.
King James Bible
But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.
Darby Bible Translation
But blessed are *your* eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear;
World English Bible
"But blessed are your eyes, for they see; and your ears, for they hear.
Young's Literal Translation
'And happy are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But blessed are your eyes - Ye improve the light which God has given you; and you receive an increase of heavenly wisdom by every miracle and by every sermon.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(Preached at Christ Church, Marylebone, 1867, for the Bishop of London's Fund.) MATTHEW xiii. 24-30. The kingdom of heaven is likened unto a man which sowed good seed in his field: but while men slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat, and went his way. But when the blade was sprung up, and brought forth fruit, then appeared the tares also. So the servants of the household came and said unto him, Sir, didst not thou sow good seed in thy field? from whence then hath it tares? He …
Charles Kingsley—Discipline and Other Sermons
Ears and no Ears
The Parable of the Tares, by Bishop Latimer, Preached on the 7Th of February, 1553.
A Man Reaps More than He Sows.
Jesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by flesh and blood, but by my Father in heaven.
Then he turned to his disciples and said privately, "Blessed are the eyes that see what you see.
For I tell you that many prophets and kings wanted to see what you see but did not see it, and to hear what you hear but did not hear it."
Then Jesus told him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed."
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