Matthew 12:6

But I say unto you, That in this place is one greater than the temple.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But I saye vnto you, that in this place is one greater then the Temple.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But I say to you that something greater than the temple is here.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But I say unto you, that one greater than the temple is here.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But I say to you that a greater thing than the Temple is here.
- Basic English Bible

But I say unto you, that there is here what is greater than the temple.
- Darby Bible

But I say to you, that in this place is one greater than the temple.
- Webster's Bible

But I tell you that there is here that which is greater than the Temple.
- Weymouth Bible

But I tell you that one greater than the temple is here.
- World English Bible

And Y seie to you, that here is a gretter than the temple.
- Wycliffe Bible

and I say to you, that a greater than the temple is here;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 12:6


Mt 12:6 But I say unto you, etc. The thought is: If priests in the service of the temple can break the letter of the law and be blameless, how much more can the disciples of him who is the Lord of the temple do so in his service and by his authority?

Discussion for Matthew 12:6

  • Darina Ibrahim for verse 6
    This words just came to me. when everyday I pray and ask God where shall I run. I am tired of pretending and I want to live among my community the truth Christian

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