Matthew 16:8

Which when Jesus perceived, he said unto them, O ye of little faith, why reason ye among yourselves, because ye have brought no bread?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which when Iesus perceiued, he said vnto them, O ye of little faith, why reason ye among your selues, because ye haue brought no bread?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But Jesus, aware of this, said, "You men of little faith, why do you discuss among yourselves that you have no bread?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jesus perceiving it said, O ye of little faith, why reason ye among yourselves, because ye have no bread?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus, seeing it, said, O you of little faith, why are you reasoning among yourselves, because you have no bread?
- Basic English Bible

And Jesus knowing [it], said, Why reason ye among yourselves, O ye of little faith, because ye have taken no bread?
- Darby Bible

Which when Jesus perceived, he said to them, O ye of little faith, why reason ye among yourselves, because ye have brought no bread?
- Webster's Bible

Jesus perceived this and said, "Why are you reasoning among yourselves, you men of little faith, because you have no bread?
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus, perceiving it, said, "Why do you reason among yourselves, you of little faith, 'because you have brought no bread?'
- World English Bible

But Jhesus witynge seide to hem, What thenken ye among you of litel feith, for ye han not looues?
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus having known, said to them, `Why reason ye in yourselves, ye of little faith, because ye took no loaves?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 16:8


16:8 Why reason ye - Why are you troubled about this? Am I not able, if need so require, to supply you by a word?


Discussion for Matthew 16:8

  • Sonia NcDaniel for verse 8
    Christ was speaking in spiritual things likeness or resemblance and the disciples misunderstood him of carnal flesh, of relating to the body sensual pleasures and appetites things. God wants us to be on the same spiritual path with him. We should understand him by reading reading and knowing his word. Christ teaches by the spirit of wisdom
  • Nkosinathi Ngulube for verse 8
    Please let us believe Christ every second!
  • Ojoche Benjamin for verse 8
    I was given to meditate on Matthew 16:8

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