Matthew 23:5
All their deeds are done for men to see. They broaden their phylacteries and lengthen their tassels.
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Matthew 6:1-16
Be careful not to perform your righteous acts before men to be seen by them. If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven. . . .

2 Kings 10:16
saying, "Come with me and see my zeal for the LORD!" So he had him ride in his chariot.

Luke 16:15
So He said to them, "You are the ones who justify yourselves before men, but God knows your hearts. For what is prized among men is detestable before God.

Luke 20:47
They defraud widows of their houses, and for a show make lengthy prayers. These men will receive greater condemnation."

Luke 21:1
Then Jesus looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the treasury,

John 5:44
How can you believe if you accept glory from one another, yet do not seek the glory that comes from the only God?

John 7:18
He who speaks on his own authority seeks his own glory, but He who seeks the glory of the One who sent Him is a man of truth; in Him there is no falsehood.

John 12:43
For they loved praise from men more than praise from God.

Philippians 1:15
It is true that some preach Christ out of envy and rivalry, but others out of goodwill.

Philippians 2:3
Do nothing out of selfish ambition or empty pride, but in humility consider others more important than yourselves.

2 Thessalonians 2:4
He will oppose and exalt himself above every so-called god or object of worship. So he will seat himself in the temple of God, proclaiming himself to be God.

they make.

Deuteronomy 6:8
Tie them as reminders on your hands and bind them on your foreheads.

Proverbs 3:3
Never let loving devotion or faithfulness leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.

Proverbs 6:21-23
Bind them always upon your heart; tie them around your neck. . . .

the borders.

Matthew 9:20
Suddenly a woman who had suffered from bleeding for twelve years came up behind Him and touched the fringe of His cloak.

Numbers 15:38, 39
"Speak to the Israelites and tell them that throughout the generations to come they are to make for themselves tassels for the corners of their garments, with a blue cord on each tassel. . . .

Deuteronomy 22:12
You are to make tassels on the four corners of the cloak you wear.

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"But they do all their deeds to be noticed by men; for they broaden their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.

King James Bible
But all their works they do for to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They do everything to be observed by others: They enlarge their phylacteries and lengthen their tassels.

International Standard Version
"They do everything to be seen by people. They increase the size of their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.

NET Bible
They do all their deeds to be seen by people, for they make their phylacteries wide and their tassels long.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they do all their works to be seen by the children of men, for they enlarge their phylacteries and they extend the blue fringes of their robes.
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