Matthew 5:16 Greek Text Analysis
Matthew 5:16
Text Analysis
Strong'sTransliterationGreekEnglishMorphology
3779 [e]houtōsοὕτωςThusAdv
2989 [e]lampsatōλαμψάτωlet shineV-AMA-3S
3588 [e]toτὸtheArt-NNS
5457 [e]phōsφῶςlightN-NNS
4771 [e]hymōnὑμῶνof youPPro-G2P
1715 [e]emprosthenἔμπροσθενbeforePrep
3588 [e]tōnτῶν - Art-GMP
444 [e]anthrōpōnἀνθρώπων,men,N-GMP
3704 [e]hopōsὅπωςso thatConj
3708 [e]idōsinἴδωσινthey might seeV-ASA-3P
4771 [e]hymōnὑμῶνyourPPro-G2P
3588 [e]taτὰ - Art-ANP
2570 [e]kalaκαλὰgoodAdj-ANP
2041 [e]ergaἔργαworks,N-ANP
2532 [e]kaiκαὶandConj
1392 [e]doxasōsinδοξάσωσινthey should glorifyV-ASA-3P
3588 [e]tonτὸνtheArt-AMS
3962 [e]pateraπατέραFatherN-AMS
4771 [e]hymōnὑμῶνof youPPro-G2P
3588 [e]tonτὸν - Art-AMS
1722 [e]enἐνinPrep
3588 [e]toisτοῖςtheArt-DMP
3772 [e]ouranoisοὐρανοῖς.heavens.N-DMP
Greek Texts
ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα, καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
οὕτω λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα, καὶ δοξάσωσι τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 5:16 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
οὕτως λαμψάτω τὸ φῶς ὑμῶν ἔμπροσθεν τῶν ἀνθρώπων ὅπως ἴδωσιν ὑμῶν τὰ καλὰ ἔργα καὶ δοξάσωσιν τὸν πατέρα ὑμῶν τὸν ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς

Matthew 5:16 Hebrew Bible
כן יאר אורכם לפני בני האדם למען יראו מעשיכם הטובים ושבחו את אביכים שבשמים׃

Matthew 5:16 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܗܟܢܐ ܢܢܗܪ ܢܘܗܪܟܘܢ ܩܕܡ ܒܢܝܢܫܐ ܕܢܚܙܘܢ ܥܒܕܝܟܘܢ ܛܒܐ ܘܢܫܒܚܘܢ ܠܐܒܘܟܘܢ ܕܒܫܡܝܐ ܀

Latin: Biblia Sacra Vulgata
sic luceat lux vestra coram hominibus ut videant vestra bona opera et glorificent Patrem vestrum qui in caelis est

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.

King James Bible
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In the same way, let your light shine before men, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.
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your light.

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that.

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1 Timothy 2:10 But (which becomes women professing godliness) with good works.

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1 Timothy 6:18 That they do good, that they be rich in good works, ready to distribute, …

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Hebrews 10:24 And let us consider one another to provoke to love and to good works:

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1 Peter 3:1,16 Likewise, you wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, …

and.

Isaiah 61:3 To appoint to them that mourn in Zion, to give to them beauty for …

John 15:8 Herein is my Father glorified, that you bear much fruit; so shall …

1 Corinthians 14:25 And thus are the secrets of his heart made manifest; and so falling …

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Galatians 1:24 And they glorified God in me.

2 Thessalonians 1:10-12 When he shall come to be glorified in his saints…

1 Peter 2:12 Having your conversation honest among the Gentiles: that, whereas …

1 Peter 4:11,14 If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man …

your Father.

Matthew 5:45 That you may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for …

Matthew 6:9 After this manner therefore pray you: Our Father which are in heaven, …

Matthew 23:9 And call no man your father on the earth: for one is your Father, …

Luke 11:2 And he said to them, When you pray, say, Our Father which are in …

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