The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presses into it.
Treasury of Scripture
Luke 16:29,31 Abraham said to him, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them...
Matthew 11:9-14 But what went you out for to see? A prophet? yes, I say to you, and more than a prophet...
John 1:45 Philip finds Nathanael, and said to him, We have found him, of whom Moses in the law, and the prophets, did write, Jesus of Nazareth...
Acts 3:18,24,25 But those things, which God before had showed by the mouth of all his prophets, that Christ should suffer, he has so fulfilled...
Luke 9:2 And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick.
Luke 10:9,11 And heal the sick that are therein, and say to them, The kingdom of God is come near to you...
Matthew 3:2 And saying, Repent you: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Matthew 4:17 From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Matthew 10:7 And as you go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Mark 1:14 Now after that John was put in prison, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God,
Luke 7:26-29 But what went you out for to see? A prophet? Yes, I say to you, and much more than a prophet...
Matthew 21:32 For John came to you in the way of righteousness, and you believed him not: but the publicans and the harlots believed him: and you...
Mark 1:45 But he went out, and began to publish it much, and to blaze abroad the matter, so that Jesus could no more openly enter into the city...
John 11:48 If we let him thus alone, all men will believe on him: and the Romans shall come and take away both our place and nation.
John 12:19 The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Perceive you how you prevail nothing? behold, the world is gone after him.
ContextThe Law and the Prophets
14And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him. 15And he said to them, You are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knows your hearts: for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God. 16The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presses into it. 17And it is easier for heaven and earth to pass, than one pronunciation mark of the law to fail. 18Whoever puts away his wife, and marries another, commits adultery: and whoever marries her that is put away from her husband commits adultery.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
The law and the prophets were until John: from that time the gospel of the kingdom of God is preached, and every man entereth violently into it.
The law and the prophets were until John; from that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every one useth violence towards it.
Darby Bible Translation
The law and the prophets were until John: from that time the glad tidings of the kingdom of God are announced, and every one forces his way into it.
King James Bible
The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presseth into it.
Young's Literal Translation
the law and the prophets are till John; since then the reign of God is proclaimed good news, and every one doth press into it;