Matthew 26:68

“Saying, Prophesy unto us, thou Christ, Who is he that smote thee?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Saying, Prophecie vnto vs, thou Christ, who is he that smote thee?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and said, "Prophesy to us, You Christ; who is the one who hit You?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

saying, Prophesy unto us, thou Christ: who is he that struck thee?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be a prophet, O Christ, and say who gave you a blow!
- Basic English Bible

saying, Prophesy to us, Christ, Who is it who struck thee?
- Darby Bible

Saying, Prophesy to us, thou Christ, Who is he that smote thee?
- Webster's Bible

while they taunted Him, saying, "Christ, prove yourself a Prophet by telling us who it was that struck you."
- Weymouth Bible

saying, "Prophesy to us, you Christ! Who hit you?"
- World English Bible

and seide, Thou Crist, arede to vs, who is he that smoot thee?
- Wycliffe Bible

saying, `Declare to us, O Christ, who he is that struck thee?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 26:68


Mt 26:68 Prophesy to us, . . . Who is he that smote thee? We learn from Mark that his face was covered, as a mark that he was a condemned man (Mr 14:65). The age was a cruel one, and Jewish bigots could not be too rough to the condemned prisoner.

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