Matthew 15:35

“And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hee commaunded the multitude to sit downe on the ground.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He directed the people to sit down on the ground;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then he gave an order to the people to be seated on the earth,
- Basic English Bible

And he commanded the crowds to lie down on the ground;
- Darby Bible

And he commanded the multitude to sit on the ground.
- Webster's Bible

So He bade all the people sit down on the ground,
- Weymouth Bible

He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground;
- World English Bible

And he comaundide to the puple, to sitte to mete on the erthe.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he commanded the multitudes to sit down upon the ground,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 15:35


Mt 15:35 He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground. Not on the grass, as in Mt 14:19, for they were in a bare, desolate, grassless region, such as the greater part of Judea is today.

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