Matthew 3:15
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
611 [e]Ἀποκριθεὶς
apokritheis
Answering,V-APP-NMS
1161 [e]δὲ
de
however,Conj
3588 [e]
ho
- Art-NMS
2424 [e]Ἰησοῦς
Iēsous
JesusN-NMS
3004 [e]εἶπεν
eipen
saidV-AIA-3S
4314 [e]‹πρὸς
pros
untoPrep
846 [e]αὐτόν›
auton
him,PPro-AM3S
863 [e]Ἄφες
Aphes
Permit [it]V-AMA-2S
737 [e]ἄρτι·
arti
presently;Adv
3779 [e]οὕτως
houtōs
thusAdv
1063 [e]γὰρ
gar
forConj
4241 [e]πρέπον
prepon
fittingV-PPA-NNS
1510 [e]ἐστὶν
estin
it isV-PIA-3S
1473 [e]ἡμῖν
hēmin
to usPPro-D1P
4137 [e]πληρῶσαι
plērōsai
to fulfillV-ANA
3956 [e]πᾶσαν
pasan
allAdj-AFS
1343 [e]δικαιοσύνην.
dikaiosynēn
righteousness.N-AFS
5119 [e]τότε
tote
ThenAdv
863 [e]ἀφίησιν
aphiēsin
he permitsV-PIA-3S
846 [e]αὐτόν.
auton
Him.PPro-AM3S









Greek Texts
ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν αὐτῷ Ἄφες ἄρτι· οὕτως γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν αὐτῷ Ἄφες ἄρτι, οὕτω γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν [πρὸς] αὐτῷ / αὐτόν Ἄφες ἄρτι, οὕτω / οὕτως γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἴπεν πρὸς αὐτόν, Ἄφες ἄρτι· οὕτως γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. Tότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτόν· Ἄφες ἄρτι· οὕτω γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν·

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτόν, ἄφες ἄρτι, οὕτως γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπε πρὸς αὐτόν, Ἄφες ἄρτι· οὕτω γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην. τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 3:15 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτόν, Ἄφες ἄρτι οὕτως γὰρ πρέπον ἐστὶν ἡμῖν πληρῶσαι πᾶσαν δικαιοσύνην τότε ἀφίησιν αὐτόν

Matthew 3:15 Hebrew Bible
ויען ישוע ויאמר אליו הניחה לי כי כן נאוה לנו למלא כל הצדקה וינח לו׃

Matthew 3:15 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܗܘ ܕܝܢ ܝܫܘܥ ܥܢܐ ܘܐܡܪ ܠܗ ܫܒܘܩ ܗܫܐ ܗܟܢܐ ܓܝܪ ܝܐܐ ܠܢ ܕܢܡܠܐ ܟܠܗ ܟܐܢܘܬܐ ܘܗܝܕܝܢ ܫܒܩܗ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
But Jesus answering said to him, "Permit it at this time; for in this way it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he permitted Him.

King James Bible
And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Jesus answered him, "Allow it for now, because this is the way for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed Him to be baptized.
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