Matthew 6:23 Greek Text Analysis
Matthew 6:23
Text Analysis
Strong'sTransliterationGreekEnglishMorphology
1437 [e]eanἐὰνifConj
1161 [e]deδὲhoweverConj
3588 [e]hotheArt-NMS
3788 [e]ophthalmosὀφθαλμόςeyeN-NMS
4771 [e]souσουof youPPro-G2S
4190 [e]ponērosπονηρὸςevilAdj-NMS
1510 [e]ēᾖ,is,V-PSA-3S
3650 [e]holonὅλονallAdj-NNS
3588 [e]toτὸtheArt-NNS
4983 [e]sōmaσῶμάbodyN-NNS
4771 [e]souσουof youPPro-G2S
4652 [e]skoteinonσκοτεινὸνfull of darknessAdj-NNS
1510 [e]estaiἔσται.will be.V-FIM-3S
1487 [e]eiεἰIfConj
3767 [e]ounοὖνthenConj
3588 [e]toτὸtheArt-NNS
5457 [e]phōsφῶςlightN-NNS
3588 [e]toτὸthat [is]Art-NNS
1722 [e]enἐνwithinPrep
4771 [e]soiσοὶyouPPro-D2S
4655 [e]skotosσκότοςdarknessN-NNS
1510 [e]estinἐστίν,is,V-PIA-3S
3588 [e]toτὸthatArt-NNS
4655 [e]skotosσκότοςdarknessN-NNS
4214 [e]posonπόσον.how great!IPro-NNS
Greek Texts
ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτινὸν / σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. Εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον;

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστί, τὸ σκότος πόσον;

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ, ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται. εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστί, τὸ σκότος πόσον;

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 6:23 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ἐὰν δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς ᾖ ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου σκοτεινὸν ἔσται· εἰ οὖν τὸ φῶς τὸ ἐν σοὶ σκότος ἐστίν, τὸ σκότος πόσον

Matthew 6:23 Hebrew Bible
ואם עינך רעה כל גופך יחשך והנה אם יחשך האור אשר בקרבך מה רב החשך׃

Matthew 6:23 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܐܢ ܕܝܢ ܥܝܢܟ ܬܗܘܐ ܒܝܫܐ ܟܠܗ ܦܓܪܟ ܚܫܘܟܐ ܢܗܘܐ ܐܢ ܗܟܝܠ ܢܘܗܪܐ ܕܒܟ ܚܫܘܟܐ ܗܘ ܚܫܘܟܟ ܟܡܐ ܢܗܘܐ ܀

Latin: Biblia Sacra Vulgata
si autem oculus tuus nequam fuerit totum corpus tuum tenebrosum erit si ergo lumen quod in te est tenebrae sunt tenebrae quantae erunt

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light that is in you is darkness, how great is the darkness!

King James Bible
But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. So if the light within you is darkness--how deep is that darkness!
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