Matthew 11:14

And if ye will receive it, this is Elias, which was for to come.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And if ye wil receiue it, this is Elias which was for to come.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And if you are willing to accept {it,} John himself is Elijah who was to come.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if ye are willing to receive `it,' this is Elijah, that is to come.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if you are able to see it, this is Elijah who was to come.
- Basic English Bible

And if ye will receive it, this is Elias, who is to come.
- Darby Bible

And if ye will receive it, this is Elijah who was to come.
- Webster's Bible

And (if you are willing to receive it) he is the Elijah who was to come.
- Weymouth Bible

If you are willing to receive it, this is Elijah, who is to come.
- World English Bible

he is Elie that is to come.
- Wycliffe Bible

and if ye are willing to receive [it], he is Elijah who was about to come;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 11:14


11:14 #Mal 4:5|.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 11:14


Mt 11:14 This is Elijah, who was to come. Malachi predicted that Elijah would come to prepare the way for the Lord. Christ explains that this was fulfilled in John. He was not the literal, but a spiritual Elijah. See Mal 4:5.

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