Matthew 26:52

“Then said Jesus unto him, Put up again thy sword into his place: for all they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Matthew 26:52

Then said Iesus vnto him, Put vp againe thy sword into his place: for all they that take the sword, shall perish with the sword.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then Jesus *said to him, "Put your sword back into its place; for all those who take up the sword shall perish by the sword.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then saith Jesus unto him, Put up again thy sword into its place: for all they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then says Jesus to him, Put up your sword again into its place: for all those who take the sword will come to death by the sword.
- Basic English Bible

Then saith Jesus to him, Return thy sword to its place; for all who take the sword shall perish by the sword.
- Darby Bible

Then said Jesus to him, Put up again thy sword into its place: for all they that take the sword, shall perish by the sword.
- Webster's Bible

Put back your sword again, said Jesus, "for all who draw the sword shall perish by the sword.
- Weymouth Bible

Then Jesus said to him, "Put your sword back into its place, for all those who take the sword will die by the sword.
- World English Bible

Thanne Jhesus seide to hym, Turne thi swerd in to his place; for alle that taken swerd, schulen perische bi swerd.
- Wycliffe Bible

Then saith Jesus to him, `Turn back thy sword to its place; for all who did take the sword, by the sword shall perish;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Matthew 26:52

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 26:52


26:52 All they that take the sword - Without God's giving it them: without sufficient authority.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 26:52


Mt 26:52 They that take the sword shall perish with the sword. A general law. The violent usually die violent deaths.

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