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Matthew 5:48 King James Version (KJV)

48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.

Matthew 5:48 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)

48 You, therefore, must be perfect [growing into complete [a]maturity of godliness in mind and character, [b]having reached the proper height of virtue and integrity], as your heavenly Father is perfect.


  1. Matthew 5:48 Kenneth Wuest, Word Studies in the New Testament.
  2. Matthew 5:48 Joseph Thayer, A Greek-English Lexicon.
Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)

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Matthew 5:48 Living Bible (TLB)

48 But you are to be perfect, even as your Father in heaven is perfect.

Living Bible (TLB)

The Living Bible copyright © 1971 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.

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