Matthew 13:46

Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who when hee had found one pearle of great price, he went and solde all that he had, and bought it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and having found one pearl of great price, he went and sold all that he had, and bought it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And having come across one jewel of great price, he went and gave all he had in exchange for it.
- Basic English Bible

and having found one pearl of great value, he went and sold all whatever he had and bought it.
- Darby Bible

Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.
- Webster's Bible

He finds one most costly pearl; he goes away; and though it costs all he has, he buys it.
- Weymouth Bible

who having found one pearl of great price, he went and sold all that he had, and bought it.
- World English Bible

but whanne he hath foundun o precious margarite, he wente, and selde alle thingis that he hadde, and bouyte it.
- Wycliffe Bible

who having found one pearl of great price, having gone away, hath sold all, as much as he had, and bought it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:46


Mt 13:46 When he had found one pearl of great price. He was willing to invest everything he had in this pearl of surpassing beauty and worth.

Discussion for Matthew 13

  • Hazel Moore07456 083379 donna
    I Love Matthew check. 13 the first time the bible really started to open up to me and I realised what it meant when Jesus said behold a sower went out to sow.for the first time I
  • Diane senski
    It is impossible to sum it all up in a few words. It is so powerful! It is scary for the ones who don't accept Jesus as Savior. It is so important to talk to others about Him.The really sad part is that there are people who listen in church but don't accept Christ as Savior!
  • Word
    Randolph this has been going on since Cain and as it says Satan the wicked one sends his tares children to earth and God sends His to the field which is the earth. So we have Gods children and we have Satans children that chose Satan for their father in the first earth age. Genesis 3 vs 15 God put enmity between the woman's seed Eve and Satans seed or Zera descendants not yet born tares.
  • Insight 777
    Jesus is the Son of GOD! Satan has Angels! Son of man shall send forth his angels,
  • Randolph Blankenship
    I love this chapter but the part that speaks loudest to me is the wheat and the tares, I believe this scripture speaks loud and clear to the church today. I believe that there are so many people in the church today that fit this scripture, and it is almost scary to think how many people in church today believe that they are a christian when in all actuality they are headed wide open to an eternity
  • NWURUM JEREMIAH for verse 25
    Truly pple hve spoken well concerning the Study while men slept the enemy came. Most times bible used the physical things to explain to us about the spiritual. Sleeping of men in d realm of the Spirit is beyond physical sleeping though it's still part of it. It simply means being being ignorance, neglect, and total abandonment of God's word and His law which every believer ought to abide on. Whenever you are spiritually disconnected because of stepping into the comfort zone the world or sin you are described to be sleeping in the realm of the Spirit and Satan enemy can enter without obtaining permission 4rm Yaweh reason being that you are no longer Jehovah's candidates and can result to your physical slumber sleeping without praying . Man from his ought to pray in order to avert temptation and plan of Satan and it's agent because at night they work without sleep but an hour you as you talk to God in prayers during the night can assign an angelic soilder for war which will do no good to them other than destroying them including their plan. Pray instead of sleeping I suggest

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