Matthew 13:48

Which, when it was full, they drew to shore, and sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast the bad away.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which, when it was full, they drew to shore, and sate downe, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast the bad away.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and when it was filled, they drew it up on the beach; and they sat down and gathered the good {fish} into containers, but the bad they threw away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

which, when it was filled, they drew up on the beach; and they sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but the bad they cast away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When it was full, they took it up on the sands; and seated there they put the good into vessels, but the bad they put away.
- Basic English Bible

which, when it has been filled, having drawn up on the shore and sat down, they gathered the good into vessels and cast the worthless out.
- Darby Bible

Which, when it was full, they drew to the shore, and sat down, and gathered the good into vessels, but cast away the bad.
- Webster's Bible

When full, they haul it up on the beach, and sit down and collect the good fish in baskets, while the worthless they throw away.
- Weymouth Bible

which, when it was filled, they drew up on the beach. They sat down, and gathered the good into containers, but the bad they threw away.
- World English Bible

which whanne it was ful, thei drowen vp, and seten bi the brenke, and chesen the goode in to her vessels, but the yuel thei kesten out.
- Wycliffe Bible

which, when it was filled, having drawn up again upon the beach, and having sat down, they gathered the good into vessels, and the bad they did cast out,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:48


Mt 13:48 When it was full. The fishermen cannot stop to sort while they are drawing the nest. Nor can the preachers of the gospel always distinguish.

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