Matthew 14:16

“But Jesus said unto them, They need not depart; give ye them to eat.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But Iesus said vnto them, They neede not depart; giue yee them to eate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But Jesus said to them, "They do not need to go away; you give them {something} to eat!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Jesus said unto them, They have no need to go away; give ye them to eat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But Jesus said to them, There is no need for them to go away; give them food yourselves.
- Basic English Bible

But Jesus said to them, They have no need to go: give *ye* them to eat.
- Darby Bible

But Jesus said to them, They need not depart; give ye them to eat.
- Webster's Bible

They need not go away, replied Jesus; "you yourselves must give them something to eat."
- Weymouth Bible

But Jesus said to them, "They don't need to go away. You give them something to eat."
- World English Bible

Jhesus seide to hem, Thei han not nede to go; yyue ye hem sumwhat to ete.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus said to them, `They have no need to go away -- give ye them to eat.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 14:16


Mt 14:16 Give ye them to eat. We learn from the parallel accounts that the disciples did not understand how this could be done, though they cheerfully obeyed. (See Mr 6:37 Lu 9:13 Joh 6:7,9).

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