Matthew 25:18

But he that had received one went and digged in the earth, and hid his lord's money.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Matthew 25:18

But hee that had receiued one, went and digged in the earth, and hid his lordes money.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But he who received the one {talent} went away, and dug {a hole} in the ground and hid his master's money.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But he that received the one went away and digged in the earth, and hid his lord's money.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But he who was given the one went away and put it in a hole in the earth, and kept his lord's money in a secret place.
- Basic English Bible

But he that had received the one went and dug in the earth, and hid the money of his lord.
- Darby Bible

But he that had received one, went and digged in the earth, and hid his lord's money.
- Webster's Bible

But the man who had received the one went and dug a hole and buried his master's money.
- Weymouth Bible

But he who received the one went away and dug in the earth, and hid his lord's money.
- World English Bible

But he that hadde takun oon, yede forth, and dalf in to the erthe, and hidde the money of his lord.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he who did receive the one, having gone away, digged in the earth, and hid his lord's money.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Matthew 25:18

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 25:18


25:18 He that had received one - Made his having fewer talents than others a pretence for not improving any. Went and hid his master's money - Reader, art thou doing the same? Art thou hiding the talent God hath lent thee?


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 25:18


Mt 25:18 He that had received one, etc. Before the days of banks of deposit, and still in countries where they are not established, it is a common thing to hide treasure in the earth. The servant's only care was to hold on to what he had.

Discussion for Matthew 25:18



 

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