Matthew 10:17

But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But beware of men: for they will deliuer you vp to the Councils, and they will scourge you in their Synagogues,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But beware of men, for they will hand you over to {the} courts and scourge you in their synagogues;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to councils, and in theirs synagogues they will scourge you;
- American Standard Version (1901)

But be on the watch against men: for they will give you up to the Sanhedrins, and in their Synagogues they will give you blows;
- Basic English Bible

But beware of men; for they will deliver you up to sanhedrims, and scourge you in their synagogues;
- Darby Bible

But beware of men: for they will deliver you to the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues.
- Webster's Bible

But beware of men; for they will deliver you up to appear before Sanhedrins, and will flog you in their synagogues;
- Weymouth Bible

But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to councils, and in their synagogues they will scourge you.
- World English Bible

But be ye war of men, for thei schulen take you in counseilis, and thei schulen bete you in her synagogis;
- Wycliffe Bible

And, take ye heed of men, for they will give you up to sanhedrims, and in their synagogues they will scourge you,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 10:17


10:17 But think not that all your innocence and all your wisdom will screen you from persecution. They will scourge you in their synagogues - In these the Jews held their courts of judicature, about both civil and ecclesiastical affairs. #Matt 24:9|.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 10:17


Mt 10:17 Beware of men. The wolves. To the councils. To the local courts to be tried for heresy and other offenses. They will scourge you. This punishment was inflicted on offenders in the synagogues. See Ac 22:19 26:11. The Talmud states that scourging was inflicted by the officers of the synagogue. In their synagogues. The Jewish assemblages corresponding to modern churches.

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