Loading…

Matthew 12:20

20 A bruised reed shall he not break, and smoking flax shall he not quench, till he send forth judgment xunto victory.

Read more



Matthew 12:20 — The New International Version (NIV)

20 A bruised reed he will not break,

and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out,

till he has brought justice through to victory.

Matthew 12:20 — English Standard Version (ESV)

20 a bruised reed he will not break,

and a smoldering wick he will not quench,

until he brings justice to victory;

Matthew 12:20 — New Living Translation (NLT)

20 He will not crush the weakest reed

or put out a flickering candle.

Finally he will cause justice to be victorious.

Matthew 12:20 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

20 A bruised reed He will not break,

And smoking flax He will not quench,

Till He sends forth justice to victory;

Matthew 12:20 — New Century Version (NCV)

20 He will not break a crushed blade of grass

or put out even a weak flame

until he makes justice win the victory.

Matthew 12:20 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

20 A bruised reed shall he not break,

And smoking flax shall he not quench,

Till he send forth judgment unto victory.

Matthew 12:20 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

20 a bruised reed shall he not break, and smoking flax shall he not quench, until he bring forth judgment unto victory;

Matthew 12:20 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

20 He will not break off a damaged cattail. 

He will not even put out a smoking wick 

until he has made justice victorious. 

Matthew 12:20 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

20 He will not break a bruised reed,

and He will not put out a smoldering wick,

until He has led justice to victory.

Matthew 12:20 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 He will not break a bruised reed

or quench a smoldering wick

until he brings justice to victory.

Matthew 12:20 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

20 A crushed reed he will not break,

and a smoldering wick he will not extinguish,

until he brings justice to victory.

Matthew 12:20 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

20 He will not break a bent twig.

He will not put out a dimly burning flame.

He will make everything right.

Matthew 12:20 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

20 “A battered reed He will not break off,

And a smoldering wick He will not put out,

Until He leads justice to victory.


Free Ebook from Faithlife

Prayers for Knowing God by Tony EvansIn Prayers for Knowing God, Dr. Tony Evans guides you through more than 50 prayers designed to enable you to identify and understand God’s attributes. This book will help you put the knowledge you’ve gained from Scripture into practice through an active, personal connection to your heavenly Father.