Matthew 5:37 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Matthew 5:37, NIV: All you need to say is simply 'Yes' or 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.
Matthew 5:37, ESV: Let what you say be simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything more than this comes from evil.
Matthew 5:37, KJV: But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.
Matthew 5:37, NASB: But make sure your statement is, ‘Yes, yes’ or ‘No, no’; anything beyond these isof evil origin.
Matthew 5:37, NLT: Just say a simple, 'Yes, I will,' or 'No, I won't.' Anything beyond this is from the evil one.
Matthew 5:37, CSB: But let your 'yes' mean 'yes,' and your 'no' mean 'no.' Anything more than this is from the evil one.