Matthew 15:18

But those things which proceed out of the mouth come forth from the heart; and they defile the man.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Matthew 15:18

But those things which proceed out of the mouth, come forth from the heart, and they defile the man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But the things that proceed out of the mouth come from the heart, and those defile the man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the things which proceed out of the mouth come forth out of the heart; and they defile the man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the things which come out of the mouth come from the heart; and they make a man unclean.
- Basic English Bible

but the things which go forth out of the mouth come out of the heart, and those defile man.
- Darby Bible

But those things which proceed out of the mouth come forth from the heart; and they defile the man.
- Webster's Bible

But the things that come out of the mouth proceed from the heart, and it is these that defile the man.
- Weymouth Bible

But the things which proceed out of the mouth come out of the heart, and they defile the man.
- World English Bible

But tho thingis that comen forth fro the mouth, goon out of the herte, and tho thingis defoulen a man.
- Wycliffe Bible

but the things coming forth from the mouth from the heart do come forth, and these defile the man;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Matthew 15:18

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 15:18


15:17 Are ye also yet without understanding - How fair and candid are the sacred historians? Never concealing or excusing their own blemishes.

15:19 First evil thoughts - then murders - and the rest. Railings - The Greek word includes all reviling, backbiting, and evil speaking.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 15:18


Mt 15:18-20 Come forth from the heart. The emotional nature; the mind. Evil deeds are begotten of evil thoughts; evil words are the expression of these evil thoughts. These indicate a sinful heart and make a man sinful, or defiled.

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