Matthew 26:44

“And he left them, and went away again, and prayed the third time, saying the same words.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he left them, and went away againe, and prayed the third time, saying the same words.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He left them again, and went away and prayed a third time, saying the same thing once more.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he left them again, and went away, and prayed a third time, saying again the same words.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he went away from them again, and a third time said the same prayer.
- Basic English Bible

And leaving them, he went away again and prayed the third time, saying the same thing.
- Darby Bible

And he left them, and went away again, and prayed the third time, saying the same words.
- Webster's Bible

So He left them, and went away once more and prayed a third time, again using the same words.
- Weymouth Bible

He left them again, went away, and prayed a third time, saying the same words.
- World English Bible

And he lefte hem, and wente eftsoone, and preiede the thridde tyme, and seide the same word.
- Wycliffe Bible

And having left them, having gone away again, he prayed a third time, saying the same word;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 26:44


Mt 26:44 He . . . prayed the third time, saying the same words. The fact is suggestive as indicating that there is a repetition in prayer which indicates not formalism, but intensity of feeling.

Discussion for Matthew 26:44

  • Profesoteric69 for verse 44
    the third time truly means three of the same prayers was made by three different people at the same time the prayers were made by Jesus John and James the sons of zebedee Jesus didn t do all that talk about laying down your life in his names sake to his disciples for no reason How does Jesus know his disciples are true if they are only there to hear his words and perform no action Martyrs Judas John and James Which of the brothers died in Jesus place and was resurrected by Jesus He lost faith on the cross calling out to Jesus Jesus ran to him touched his lips reassured his disciple I will not leave you in the tomb pass three days His disciple knew he had the power to resurrect him trusting in Jesus he surrendered his soul to God on the cross Yes I do know which of the two brothers that gave up his life for us and Jesus Why

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