Matthew 13:57

“And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they were offended in him. But Iesus said vnto them, A Prophet is not without honour, saue in his owne countrey, and in his owne house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And they took offense at Him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor except in his hometown and in his {own} household."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country, and in his own house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they were bitter against him. But Jesus said to them, A prophet is nowhere without honour but in his country and among his family.
- Basic English Bible

And they were offended in him. And Jesus said to them, A prophet is not without honour, unless in his country and in his house.
- Darby Bible

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said to them, A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country, and in his own house.
- Webster's Bible

So they turned angrily away from Him. But Jesus said to them, "There is no prophet left without honour except in his own country and among his own family."
- Weymouth Bible

They were offended by him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor, except in his own country, and in his own house."
- World English Bible

And so thei weren sclaundrid in hym. But Jhesus seide to hem, A profete is not with oute worschip, but in his owen cuntre, and in his owen hous.
- Wycliffe Bible

and they were stumbled at him. And Jesus said to them, `A prophet is not without honor except in his own country, and in his own house:'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 13:57


13:57 They were offended at him - They looked on him as a mean, ignoble man, not worthy to be regarded. #John 4:44|; Luke 7:23.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:57


Mt 13:57 And they were offended in him. Made to stumble. Led into error. They could not see how one so humble, and of so humble a family, could be so great a teacher. A prophet is not without honour, etc. A proverb that is quoted and applied.

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