Matthew 12:16

“And charged them that they should not make him knowen:”

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And charged them that they should not make him known:
- King James Version

and warned them not to tell who He was.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and charged them that they should not make him known:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Ordering them not to give people word of him:
- Basic English Bible

and charged them strictly that they should not make him publicly known:
- Darby Bible

And charged them that they should not make him known:
- Webster's Bible

But He gave them strict injunctions not to blaze abroad His doings,
- Weymouth Bible

and commanded them that they should not make him known:
- World English Bible

And he comaundide to hem, that thei schulden not make hym knowun;
- Wycliffe Bible

and did charge them that they might not make him manifest,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 12:16


Mt 12:16 Charged them. Those healed. To note about his cures now would intensify the hate of his enemies.

Discussion for Matthew 12

  • Cynthia
    I have been told so many times that you don't work on the sabbath. I am glad now that I read it myself to know that is not true. You can do good and help one another any day.
  • Agatha Motsamai
    What does this verse reveals to us in nowadays
  • D W L
    Jesus is in the Bible 943 times Our Father is 253 times Jehovah is in the Bible 4 times Jesus said ask the Father in my name and he will do it.
  • Obbie Beal
    verse 15-21 educate us of GOD's timing; we learn of another important moment in TIME when Jehovah / GOD 'once again' teaches us how great is HIS love for all mankind (as it relate to SALVATION); at this moment in Time GOD is preparing to mightily send the good-news of SALVATION through all the gentiles-lands: Africa, Asia, Europe, Russia, England, then across the sea to all of the Americas ...,
  • Bruce
    Neil: Verse 24: Pharisees Said Jesus is Casting Out Devils by Beelzebub The Prince of Devils. Verses 31-32: Speaking Blasphemy Against The Holy Ghost Will not be Forgiven, Never/ Not Believing is Not Blasphemy Against The Holy Ghost. All are Non-believers.Only When The Father Calls(John 6:44) Ask Forgiveness(1John 1:9) Washed by His Blood(Revelation 1:5) Baptized with The Holy Ghost(Mark 1:8)
  • Bruce
    Steve Read Verse 24. Their Saying Christ is Casting Out devils by Beelzebub( Calling The Holy Ghost The Prince of Devils)

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