Matthew 21:45

“And when the chief priests and Pharisees had heard his parables, they perceived that he spake of them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when the chiefe Priests and Pharisees had heard his parables, they perceiued that he spake of them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the chief priests and the Pharisees heard His parables, they understood that He was speaking about them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when the chief priests and the Pharisees heard his parables, they perceived that he spake of them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when his stories came to the ears of the chief priests and the Pharisees, they saw that he was talking of them.
- Basic English Bible

And the chief priests and the Pharisees, having heard his parables, knew that he spoke about them.
- Darby Bible

And when the chief priests and Pharisees had heard his parables, they perceived that he spoke of them.
- Webster's Bible

After listening to His parables the High Priests and the Pharisees perceived that He was speaking about them;
- Weymouth Bible

When the chief priests and the Pharisees heard his parables, they perceived that he spoke about them.
- World English Bible

And whanne the princes of prestis and Farisees hadden herd hise parablis, thei knewen that he seide of hem.
- Wycliffe Bible

And the chief priests and the Pharisees having heard his similes, knew that of them he speaketh,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 21:45


Mt 21:45 When the chief priests and Pharisees had heard, etc. When the application of the parable was made, they perceived that they were meant and that they had condemned themselves.

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