Matthew 26:61

“And said, This fellow said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And said, This fellow said, I am able to destroy the Temple of God, and to build it in three dayes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and said, "This man stated, 'I am able to destroy the temple of God and to rebuild it in three days.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and said, This man said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But later there came two who said, This man said, I am able to give the Temple of God to destruction, and to put it up again in three days.
- Basic English Bible

and said, *He* said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and in three days build it.
- Darby Bible

And said, This man said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.
- Webster's Bible

who testified, "This man said, `I am able to pull down the Sanctuary of God and three days afterwards to build a new one.'"
- Weymouth Bible

and said, "This man said, 'I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.'"
- World English Bible

and seiden, `This seide, Y may distruye the temple of God, and after the thridde dai bilde it ayen.
- Wycliffe Bible

said, `This one said, I am able to throw down the sanctuary of God, and after three days to build it.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Matthew 26

  • BSP
    Verse 30: on one of the important nights in history, we see that Jesus and his apostles sung songs of praise.
  • Dixie Ludwig
    I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me
  • Steve morrow
    AMOS 8:11 behold the days come saith THE LORD GOD that I will send a famine in the land --- not a famine of bread nor a thirst for water --- BUT OF HEARING THE WORDS OF THE LORD --- JOHN 6:63 it is the spirit that quickeneth the flesh profiteth nothing the words that I speak unto you they are spirit and they are life JOHN 6:53 then --- JESUS SAID --- unto them verily verily I say unto you except you eat the flesh of the son of man and drink HIS blood you have --NO LIFE-- in you MATTHEW 5:6 blessed are they which --- hunger and thirst --- after righteousness --- for they shall be filled JOHN 6:54 whoso eateth MY flesh and drinketh MY blood hath eternal life and I will raise him up at the last day 1 PETER 1:2 elect according to the foreknowledge of GOD THE FATHER through sanctification of the spirit unto obedience and sprinkling of the --blood of JESUS CHRIST-- grace unto you and peace be multiplied HEBREWS 13:12 wherefore JESUS also that he might sanctify the people with HIS own blood suffered without the gate PSALM 119:138 thy testimonies that thou hast commanded are righteous and very faithful --142-- thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness and thy law is the truth JOHN 17:17 sanctify them through thy truth thy word is truth
  • Steve morrow
    DIE FOR HIM --- MATTHEW 26:34 JESUS SAID UNTO HIM VERILY I SAY UNTO THEE THAT THIS NIGHT BEFORE THE COCK CROW THOU SHALT DENY ME THRICE --26:35--PETER SAID UNTO HIM THOUGH I SHOULD DIE WITH THEE YET WILL I NOT DENY THEE --- LIKEWISE ALSO SAID ALL THE DISCIPLES --- PROVERBS 16:18 PRIDE GOETH BEFORE DESTRUCTION AND A HAUGHTY SPIRIT BEFORE A FALL
  • Steve morrow
    1 PETER 1:2 ELECT ACCORDING TO THE FOREKNOWLEDGE OF GOD THE FATHER THROUGH SANCTIFICATION OF THE SPIRIT UNTO OBEDIENCE AND SPRINKLING OF THE BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST GRACE UNTO YOU AND PEACE BE MULTIPLIED JOHN 14:14 IF YOU SHALL ASK ANY THING IN MY NAME I WILL DO IT JOHN 15:5 ....... FOR WITHOUT ME YOU CAN DO NOTHING
  • A disciple
    "Verily I say unto you, Wheresoever this gospel shall be preached in the whole world, there shall also this, that this woman hath done, be told for a memorial of her." While sitting among the true disciples, and beholding how the righteous and wise really love the Lord; what liars and hypocrites the hater's of the Lord are, with their self righteous indignation! But God honors the poor in spirit!

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