Matthew 26:58

“But Peter followed him afar off unto the high priest's palace, and went in, and sat with the servants, to see the end.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But Peter followed him afarre off, vnto the high Priests palace, and went in, and sate with the seruants to see the end.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But Peter was following Him at a distance as far as the courtyard of the high priest, and entered in, and sat down with the officers to see the outcome.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Peter followed him afar off, unto the court of the high priest, and entered in, and sat with the officers, to see the end.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But Peter went after him at a distance, to the house of the high priest, and went in and took his seat with the servants, to see the end.
- Basic English Bible

And Peter followed him at a distance, even to the palace of the high priest, and entering in sat with the officers to see the end.
- Darby Bible

But Peter followed him at a distance, to the high priest's palace, and went in, and sat with the servants to see the end.
- Webster's Bible

And Peter kept following Him at a distance, till he came even to the court of the High Priest's palace, where he entered and sat down among the officers to see the issue.
- Weymouth Bible

But Peter followed him from a distance, to the court of the high priest, and entered in and sat with the officers, to see the end.
- World English Bible

But Petir swede him afer, in to the halle of the prince of prestis; and he wente in, and sat with the seruauntis, to se the ende.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Peter was following him afar off, unto the court of the chief priest, and having gone in within, he was sitting with the officers, to see the end.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 26:58


26:58 But Peter followed him afar off - Variously agitated by conflicting passions; love constrained him to follow his Master; fear made him follow afar off. And going in, sat with the servants - Unfit companions as the event showed.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 26:58


Mt 26:58 Peter followed him . . . to the high priest's palace. The enclosed area, open to the sky, around which the palace was constructed, was called the court. The building extended all around this.

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