Matthew 12:23

“And all the people were amazed, and said, Is this the sonne of Dauid?”

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Other Translations

And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
- King James Version

All the crowds were amazed, and were saying, "This man cannot be the Son of David, can he?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all the multitudes were amazed, and said, Can this be the son of David?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And all the people were surprised and said, Is not this the Son of David?
- Basic English Bible

And all the crowds were amazed and said, Is this [man] the Son of David?
- Darby Bible

And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
- Webster's Bible

And the crowds of people were all filled with amazement and said, "Can this be the Son of David?"
- Weymouth Bible

All the multitudes were amazed, and said, "Can this be the son of David?"
- World English Bible

And al the puple wondride, and seide, Whether this be the sone of Dauid?
- Wycliffe Bible

And all the multitudes were amazed, and said, `Is this the Son of David?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 12:23


12:23 Is not this the son of David - That is, the Messiah.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 12:23


Mt 12:23 Is not this the Son of David? The promised Messiah King who was to be the Son of David, according to the prophets (Isa 11:10 2Sa 23:5).

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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