Matthew 17:7

“And Jesus came and touched them, and said, Arise, and be not afraid.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iesus came and touched them, and said, Arise, and be not afraid.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Jesus came to {them} and touched them and said, "Get up, and do not be afraid."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jesus came and touched them and said, Arise, and be not afraid.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus came and put his hand on them and said, Get up and have no fear.
- Basic English Bible

And Jesus coming to [them] touched them, and said, Rise up, and be not terrified.
- Darby Bible

And Jesus came and touched them, and said, Arise, and be not afraid.
- Webster's Bible

But Jesus came and touched them, and said, "Rouse yourselves and have no fear."
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus came and touched them and said, "Get up, and don't be afraid."
- World English Bible

And Jhesus cam, and touchide hem, and seide to hem, Rise vp, and nyle ye drede.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Jesus having come near, touched them, and said, `Rise, be not afraid,'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 17:7


17:7 Be not afraid - And doubtless the same moment he gave them courage and strength.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 17:7


Mt 17:7 Arise, and be not afraid. So the Lord ever speaks to his disciples in danger or fear (Mt 14:27 28:10 Mr 5:36 6:50 Lu 12:4 Joh 6:20 Ac 18:9).

Discussion for Matthew 17

  • Lilian
    Faith comes from hearing the words of God and Faith is a gift from God. It is more important to meditate God's word day and night all the desires of thine heart will be added There's always a Healing in God's words it cleanses our body mind heart and soul for God's words are pure. Thanks to Jesus amen
  • Jacoba
    To increase your faith in God, study your Bible. Know who is talking, who they are talking to and in what period of time they were talking in. Change requires a mental change. God has provided the in His written word the things we need to do and think about. Galatians 5: 22 through 26. Strive for the faith once delivered. Jude 3.
  • Harold Perry
    My faith is so small please Lord help my faith. Keep me also from given in to my flesh that the mountains that keep me from You may be moved and cast into the ocean.
  • Bookreadingismything
    Yes Lord! One of my favorite verses, of which I was thinking about just the other day. God is SO GOOD : !
  • Riikkaliina
    It tells me there's a power of light - God the allmighty. God can remove an obstacle from our lives and from my path. If I follow God's son Jesus Christ, I obey God. Then I have a seed of mustard. ... I can be happy.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    May our lives be transfigured to salvation. God the father endorsed His Son on this mount as He did in River Jordan during Jesus' baptism by John the Baptist. God said "Hear ye Him". We must continue to hearken onto the words of Jesus and have unshakable faith in Him.

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