And whoever shall receive one such little child in my name receives me.
Treasury of Scripture
Matthew 10:40-42 He that receives you receives me, and he that receives me receives him that sent me...
Matthew 25:40,45 And the King shall answer and say to them, Truly I say to you, Inasmuch as you have done it to one of the least of these my brothers...
Mark 9:41 For whoever shall give you a cup of water to drink in my name, because you belong to Christ, truly I say to you...
Luke 9:48 And said to them, Whoever shall receive this child in my name receives me: and whoever shall receive me receives him that sent me...
Luke 17:1,2 Then said he to the disciples, It is impossible but that offenses will come: but woe to him, through whom they come!...
Mark 9:37 Whoever shall receive one of such children in my name, receives me: and whoever shall receive me, receives not me...
John 13:20 Truly, truly, I say to you, He that receives whomsoever I send receives me; and he that receives me receives him that sent me.
Galatians 4:14 And my temptation which was in my flesh you despised not, nor rejected; but received me as an angel of God, even as Christ Jesus.
ContextGreatest and Least in the Kingdom
1At the same time came the disciples to Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven? 2And Jesus called a little child to him, and set him in the middle of them, 3And said, Truly I say to you, Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven. 4Whoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, the same is greatest in the kingdom of heaven. 5And whoever shall receive one such little child in my name receives me. 6But whoever shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And whoso shall receive one such little child in my name receiveth me:
And he that shall receive one such little child in my name, receiveth me.
Darby Bible Translation
and whosoever shall receive one such little child in my name, receives me.
King James Bible
And whoso shall receive one such little child in my name receiveth me.
Young's Literal Translation
'And he who may receive one such child in my name, doth receive me,