katapi New Study Bible - select-a-version Revised Standard Version

katapi HOME | The Judgment of the Nations Mt.25.31-46 | RSV Contents | notes

25 Revised Standard Version Passage

31"When the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne.The Judgment of the Nations Mt.25.31-46 (Olivet)
32Before him will be gathered all the nations, and he will separate them one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats, 
33and he will place the sheep at his right hand, but the goats at the left. 
34Then the King will say to those at his right hand, 'Come, O blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world; 
35for I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, 
36I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me.' 
37Then the righteous will answer him, 'Lord, when did we see thee hungry and feed thee, or thirsty and give thee drink? 
38And when did we see thee a stranger and welcome thee, or naked and clothe thee? 
39And when did we see thee sick or in prison and visit thee?' 
40And the King will answer them, 'Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brethren, you did it to me.' 
41Then he will say to those at his left hand, 'Depart from me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels; 
42for I was hungry and you gave me no food, I was thirsty and you gave me no drink, 
43I was a stranger and you did not welcome me, naked and you did not clothe me, sick and in prison and you did not visit me.' 
44Then they also will answer, 'Lord, when did we see thee hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick or in prison, and did not minister to thee?' 
45Then he will answer them, 'Truly, I say to you, as you did it not to one of the least of these, you did it not to me.' 
46And they will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life." 

Notes: This page displays passages from the Revised Standard Version.
Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright 1952 [2nd edition, 1971], Apocrypha, copyright 1957; The Third and Fourth Books of the Maccabees and Psalm 151, copyright 1977, by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
The katapi New Study Bible reference section displays links to parallel passages,
and to direct quotations by New Testament authors to Old Testament passages.
Quotations of OT passages by NT authors can in most cases be viewed within their context of the OT passage as a whole,
with the quoted text displayed, against a subdued background.
Any mismatches, truncated verses, other mistakes ?
Please e-mail me
© this page layout: Paul Ingram 2012.