Matthew 15:33

“And his disciples say unto him, Whence should we have so much bread in the wilderness, as to fill so great a multitude?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And his disciples say vnto him, Whence should we haue so much bread in the wildernesse, as to fill so great a multitude?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The disciples *said to Him, "Where would we get so many loaves in {this} desolate place to satisfy such a large crowd?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the disciples say unto him, Whence should we have so many loaves in a desert place as to fill so great a multitude?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the disciples say to him, How may we get enough bread in a waste place, to give food to such a number of people?
- Basic English Bible

And his disciples say to him, Whence should we have so many loaves in [the] wilderness as to satisfy so great a crowd?
- Darby Bible

And his disciples say to him, Whence should we have so much bread in the wilderness, as to satisfy so great a multitude?
- Webster's Bible

Where can we, asked the disciples, "get bread enough in this remote place to satisfy so vast a multitude?"
- Weymouth Bible

The disciples said to him, "Where should we get so many loaves in a deserted place as to satisfy so great a multitude?"
- World English Bible

And the disciplis seien to him, Wherof thanne so many looues among vs in desert, to fulfille so greet a puple?
- Wycliffe Bible

And his disciples say to him, `Whence to us, in a wilderness, so many loaves, as to fill so great a multitude?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 15:33


Mt 15:33 Whence should we get so much bread? This was not said in ignorance of the Lord's creative power, but probably to suggest the need of its exercise. They could not have forgotten the events narrated in Mt 14:15-21.

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