Matthew 28:4

“And for feare of him, the keepers did shake, and became as dead men.”

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Other Translations

And for fear of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead [men].
- King James Version

The guards shook for fear of him and became like dead men.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and for fear of him the watchers did quake, and became as dead men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And for fear of him the watchmen were shaking, and became as dead men.
- Basic English Bible

And for fear of him the guards trembled and became as dead men.
- Darby Bible

And for fear of him the keepers trembled and became as dead men.
- Webster's Bible

For fear of him the guards trembled violently, and became like dead men.
- Weymouth Bible

For fear of him, the guards shook, and became like dead men.
- World English Bible

and for drede of hym the keperis weren afeerd, and thei weren maad as deede men.
- Wycliffe Bible

and from the fear of him did the keepers shake, and they became as dead men.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 28:4


Mt 28:4 The keepers. The Roman soldiers placed to guard the tomb with Pilate's consent (Mt 27:65,66).

Discussion for Matthew 28

  • Salomão
    18 And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
    Very often the scripture calls the devil as the prince of this world, in another place calls him the prince of the powers of the air, and the god of this world.
    It is Important to remember Genesis 1:28 where God gave all authority to men (Adam
  • Alex
    V 19 is Baptism of the h.g. Simply b/c jesus said John baptised you with water but i will baptise you with the H.G. AND FIRE, V19 Go ye into all the world all nations baptising them in the name of the father son and H.G. John baptised you with water but i will baptise you with the h,g and fire which is that 1 true baptism Paul speaks not water baptism lest i wd make the cross/ blood of no effect.
  • Lady A
    Trusting GOD the Father, through his son Jesus Christ. He is the first and the last fruits of each day of my Life.....
    PRAISING GOD!
    Love💜💜💜
  • Gonzalo
    It is one thing to believe God loves you when you believe you've given Him a cause and a reason to love you, but is different when you've give Him no cause and no reason, and God still loves you, he loves you because He is Love. For he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil.
  • ROYY
    WE JUST NEED TO DO WHAT GOD COMMANDED AND LEAVE THE RESULTS AND OUTCOME IN HIS HANDS...PREACH THE GOSPEL TO EVERY CREATURE AND LET THE HOLY SPIRIT CONVICT AND DRAW LOST SINNERS TO CHRIST....
  • Lilian
    Abba Father have given all power into Jesus hands heaven and earth. Thank you Jesus for the blood you shed for us you are my life Lord my Rock and my Salvation Jehova Jireh the Lord my Provider Shalom i will praise you Jesus i love you Lord forever amen

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