Matthew 24:36

But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But of that day and houre knoweth no man, no, not the Angels of heauen, but my Father onely.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but the Father alone.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But of that day and hour knoweth no one, not even the angels of heaven, neither the Son, but the Father only.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But of that day and hour no one has knowledge, not even the angels in heaven, or the Son, but the Father only.
- Basic English Bible

But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of the heavens, but [my] Father alone.
- Darby Bible

But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only.
- Webster's Bible

But as to that day and the exact time no one knows--not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but the Father alone.
- Weymouth Bible

But no one knows of that day and hour, not even the angels of heaven, but my Father only.
- World English Bible

But of thilke dai and our no man wote, nethir aungels of heuenes, but the fadir aloone.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And concerning that day and the hour no one hath known -- not even the messengers of the heavens -- except my Father only;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 24:36


24:36 But of that day - The day of judgment; Knoweth no man - Not while our Lord was on earth. Yet it might be afterward revealed to St. John consistently with this.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 24:36


Mt 24:36 Of that day and hour knoweth no [man]. How foolish then to be figuring out the time of the Lord's coming.

Discussion for Matthew 24

  • Daughter of Zion
    Yee doe err, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God. (A true Believer has all knowledge of God he gave only to his people the Israelites for he is written throughout the whole bible stating who his chosen people are,
  • A disciple
    Its difficult to say what others know or don't know; even when we ourselves can never really express with words what the Lord has given us to know in our own hearts, how can we judge what we cannot see in others' hearts? When we have a thing being revealed to us, we still are just beginning to see a little, and ought not to say how much others aren't getting it! We don't want to be hypocrites!
  • A studier of The Word
    This chapter is full of misconceptions because many people fail to notice that Jesus is answering two questions. He said the temple and city would be destroyed... The disciples are in awe, when?! They ask. And with a second question mark they ask what will signal us of your return and the end of this age? They recognize that these are two separate events and the end is just after Christ's return.
  • Irene123
    I just now NOTICED Matt. 1:1 - "And Jesus went out, and departed from the temple; ... "; this was the last time He was in the temple. The word 'departed' says to me He could do no more for His unbelieving people. He had the disciples and those many they had converted, but so many He could not reach. This was the beginning of His 'time' - for our salvation. It's sad; makes me want to weep.
  • Lu2677
    Please don't mistake;Eph.2:8 By grace ye are save through faith, gift from God. But the angels did "seal" them, nonetheless;Rev.7:2-3
  • Lu2677
    Irene 123 Re;Rev.7:14,you said we cannot know how the saints are saved during the great tribulation.If you read Rev.7:2and 3 it says the angels sealed them, and that saved them.They were the 12 tribes. It would help you if you would read the whole chapter, or at least read the verse in context.