Matthew 11:26
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight.

King James Bible
Even so, Father: for so it seemed good in thy sight.

Darby Bible Translation
Yea, Father, for thus has it been well-pleasing in thy sight.

World English Bible
Yes, Father, for so it was well-pleasing in your sight.

Young's Literal Translation
Yes, Father, because so it was good pleasure before Thee.

Matthew 11:26 Parallel
Commentary

Matthew 11:26 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Christ's Strange Thanksgiving
'I thank Thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because Thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes.' --MATT. xi. 25. When Jesus was about to cure one dumb man, He lifted up His eyes to heaven and sighed. Sorrow filled His soul in the act of working deliverance. The thought of the depth of the miseries He had come to heal, and of the ocean of them which He was then diminishing but by one poor drop, saddened Him. When Jesus thought of the woes that had
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Rest for the Weary
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. W hich shall we admire most -- the majesty, or the grace, conspicuous in this invitation? How soon would the greatest earthly monarch be impoverished, and his treasures utterly exhausted, if all, that are poor and miserable, had encouragement to apply freely to him, with a promise of relief, fully answerable to their wants and wishes! But the riches of Christ are unsearchable and inexhaustible. If millions and millions
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 1

The Meek and Lowly One
I. First, then, I am to consider THE FIRST QUALITY WHICH JESUS CHRIST CLAIMS. He declares that he is "MEEK." Christ is no egotist; he takes no praise to himself. If ever he utters a word in self-commendation, it is not with that object; it is with another design, namely that he may entice souls to come to him. Here, in order to exhibit this meekness, I shall have to speak of him in several ways. 1. First, Christ is meek, as opposed to the ferocity of spirit manifested by zealots and bigots. Take,
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 5: 1859

Powerful Persuasives
I HAVE preached to you, dear friends, several times from the words, "Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." There is such sweetness in the precept, such solace in the promise, that I could fain hope to preach from it many times more. But I have no intention just now to repeat what I have said in any former discourse, or to follow the same vein of thought that we have previously explored. This kindly and gracious invitation needs only to be held up in different
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 62: 1916

Cross References
Luke 22:42
saying, "Father, if You are willing, remove this cup from Me; yet not My will, but Yours be done."

Luke 23:34
But Jesus was saying, "Father, forgive them; for they do not know what they are doing." And they cast lots, dividing up His garments among themselves.

John 11:41
So they removed the stone. Then Jesus raised His eyes, and said, "Father, I thank You that You have heard Me.

John 12:27
"Now My soul has become troubled; and what shall I say, 'Father, save Me from this hour '? But for this purpose I came to this hour.

John 12:28
"Father, glorify Your name." Then a voice came out of heaven: "I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again."

Jump to Previous
Eyes Good Gracious Pleasing Pleasure Seemed Sight Way Well-Pleasing
Jump to Next
Eyes Good Gracious Pleasing Pleasure Seemed Sight Way Well-Pleasing
Links
Matthew 11:26 NIV
Matthew 11:26 NLT
Matthew 11:26 ESV
Matthew 11:26 NASB
Matthew 11:26 KJV

Matthew 11:26 Bible Apps
Matthew 11:26 Biblia Paralela
Matthew 11:26 Chinese Bible
Matthew 11:26 French Bible
Matthew 11:26 German Bible

Matthew 11:26 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Matthew 11:25
Top of Page
Top of Page