Matthew 13:57

“And they were offended in him. But Iesus said vnto them, A Prophet is not without honour, saue in his owne countrey, and in his owne house.”

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And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house.
- King James Version

And they took offense at Him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor except in his hometown and in his {own} household."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country, and in his own house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they were bitter against him. But Jesus said to them, A prophet is nowhere without honour but in his country and among his family.
- Basic English Bible

And they were offended in him. And Jesus said to them, A prophet is not without honour, unless in his country and in his house.
- Darby Bible

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said to them, A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country, and in his own house.
- Webster's Bible

So they turned angrily away from Him. But Jesus said to them, "There is no prophet left without honour except in his own country and among his own family."
- Weymouth Bible

They were offended by him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor, except in his own country, and in his own house."
- World English Bible

And so thei weren sclaundrid in hym. But Jhesus seide to hem, A profete is not with oute worschip, but in his owen cuntre, and in his owen hous.
- Wycliffe Bible

and they were stumbled at him. And Jesus said to them, `A prophet is not without honor except in his own country, and in his own house:'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 13:57


13:57 They were offended at him - They looked on him as a mean, ignoble man, not worthy to be regarded. #John 4:44|; Luke 7:23.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:57


Mt 13:57 And they were offended in him. Made to stumble. Led into error. They could not see how one so humble, and of so humble a family, could be so great a teacher. A prophet is not without honour, etc. A proverb that is quoted and applied.

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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