Matthew 12:47

“Then one saide vnto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to speake with thee.”

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Other Translations

Then one said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to speak with thee.
- King James Version

Someone said to Him, "Behold, Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside seeking to speak to You."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And one said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren stand without, seeking to speak to thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And one said to him, See, your mother and your brothers are outside, desiring to have talk with you.
- Basic English Bible

Then one said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren are standing without, seeking to speak to thee.
- Darby Bible

Then one said to him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to speak with thee.
- Webster's Bible

So some one told Him, "Your mother and your brothers are standing outside, and desire to speak to you."
- Weymouth Bible

One said to him, "Behold, your mother and your brothers stand outside, seeking to speak to you."
- World English Bible

And a man seide to hym, Lo! thi modir and thi britheren stonden withouteforth, sekynge thee.
- Wycliffe Bible

and one said to him, `Lo, thy mother and thy brethren do stand without, seeking to speak to thee.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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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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