Matthew 13:48

“Which, when it was full, they drew to shore, and sate downe, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast the bad away.”

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Which, when it was full, they drew to shore, and sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast the bad away.
- King James Version

and when it was filled, they drew it up on the beach; and they sat down and gathered the good {fish} into containers, but the bad they threw away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

which, when it was filled, they drew up on the beach; and they sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but the bad they cast away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When it was full, they took it up on the sands; and seated there they put the good into vessels, but the bad they put away.
- Basic English Bible

which, when it has been filled, having drawn up on the shore and sat down, they gathered the good into vessels and cast the worthless out.
- Darby Bible

Which, when it was full, they drew to the shore, and sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast away the bad.
- Webster's Bible

When full, they haul it up on the beach, and sit down and collect the good fish in baskets, while the worthless they throw away.
- Weymouth Bible

which, when it was filled, they drew up on the beach. They sat down, and gathered the good into containers, but the bad they threw away.
- World English Bible

which whanne it was ful, thei drowen vp, and seten bi the brenke, and chesen the goode in to her vessels, but the yuel thei kesten out.
- Wycliffe Bible

which, when it was filled, having drawn up again upon the beach, and having sat down, they gathered the good into vessels, and the bad they did cast out,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:48


Mt 13:48 When it was full. The fishermen cannot stop to sort while they are drawing the nest. Nor can the preachers of the gospel always distinguish.

Discussion for Matthew 13

  • BSP
    Verse 52 There are many treasures that we can learn from the Bible. We want to share those with others.
  • Alex
    Jesus said we wd know a tree by his fruits thus we know that christ is god the son by his fruits his words are the very seeds of god he breathe on them and they received the h.g. thus the h.g. was his fruit which is a baby christ his offspring via his seed th word. the kingdom has to come via a birth thats y he is saying unless you receive the kingdom as a lil child etc impling a heavenly birth.
  • Alex
    The original Promise was i will multiply thy seed Christ seed as the stars of heaven Thats y the sower will go forth to sow his precious seed in humanity. Its the very seed of God to whom the word that good seed came it made them Gods,God was so pasionate about this PROMISE that he swore by his very self I have said his words seeds ye are Gods. Being bornagain of an incorruptible seed
  • Alex
    How do we know that Christ is really God the son? Simply b c he sows the very seeds of God in humanity which is the Word th living Word not the written word, the living word is the very seed of God and this seed can only be deposited in our hearts by hearing his voice etc not by reading anything but by HEARING means divine understanding, its gestation in the spritual realm,HE IS THE BRIDEGROOM GBU
  • BSP
    Verse 23 We all have different circumstances in life and can all give different amount of time. Jehovah God wants us to give him our very best and he views us as individuals.
  • Obbie Beal
    note: not food ,clothing, shelter, ..., ..., is on Jesus mind, but T K of Heaven, T K of Heaven, (the place prepared for those Born-Again) is /was mightily on Jesus mind.

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