Matthew 11:13

For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For all the Prophets, and the Law prophecied vntill Iohn.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For all the prophets and the Law prophesied until John.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For all the prophets and the law were in force till John.
- Basic English Bible

For all the prophets and the law have prophesied unto John.
- Darby Bible

For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.
- Webster's Bible

For all the Prophets and the Law taught until John.
- Weymouth Bible

For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.
- World English Bible

For alle prophetis and the lawe `til to Joon prophecieden; and if ye wolen resseyue,
- Wycliffe Bible

for all the prophets and the law till John did prophesy,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 11:13


11:13 For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John - For all that is written in the law and the prophets only foretold as distant what is now fulfilled. In John the old dispensation expired, and the new began. #Luke 16:16|.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 11:13


Mt 11:13 The prophets and the law prophesied until John. For the meaning we must turn to Luke, where the same words occur with the addition, "since that time the kingdom of God is preached" (Lu 16:16). Then first began the announcement that John was the way-preparer, the forerunner of the King, that the kingdom was at hand, that the old dispensation was about to close.

Discussion for Matthew 11

  • Wokomaty
    According to the scipture says for what a man plant is what he will reap. therefore let him that has ear to hear, let him hear the word of God.matthew 11:15.For those planting evil in christendom,with worldly doctrine. Matthew very sweet to read.
  • Irene123
    The Trinitarian world refers to manifestations of Father, Son, and Holy Ghost as 3 distinct and separate persons in the Godhead, namely "God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost." If every manifestation of God was another God we'd have "God the voice (Gen. 3:8), God the burning bush, God the angel (Jacob wrestled with), God the pillar of fire, to name ONLY a few. cont.
  • Irene123
    When one is saved from his sins, he/she has a rest everyday in the Holy Ghost from the 'toil' our former life of sin put us through. The H.G. gives a continual daily rest in Jesus. "This is the rest wherewith ye shall cause the weary to rest", Isa. 28:12, Heb. 4:10-11.
  • Wayne
    Some are thankful for the Sabbath days. A day to rest, worship, not work, as the Jews, who are prospering in the love of The Lord. God's people in the land of God's Holy City. May we all study and understand the blessings of The Sabbath Days.
  • Lilian
    Take my yoke upon you and learn of me for i am meek and lowly in heart and ye shall find rest unto your soul. Thank you Jesus for your words i will trust you and worship you alone for you are my savior and my refuge without you in my life my soul is in darkness You are the light of the world to follow you there is no darkness my soul will be beautiful thank you Jesus for your blood amen
  • Bridgette
    Rest in the Lord, Amen

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