Matthew 28:12

“And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave large money unto the soldiers,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when they were assembled with the Elders, and had taken counsell, they gaue large money vnto the souldiers,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And when they had assembled with the elders and consulted together, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave much money unto the soldiers,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when they had come together with those in authority, and had made their decision, they gave much money to the watchmen, saying,
- Basic English Bible

And having assembled with the elders, and having taken counsel, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,
- Darby Bible

And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,
- Webster's Bible

So the latter held a conference with the Elders, and after consultation with them they heavily bribed the soldiers,
- Weymouth Bible

When they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave a large amount of silver to the soldiers,
- World English Bible

And whanne thei weren gaderid togidere with the elder men, and hadden take her counseil, thei yauen to the kniytis miche monei, and seiden, Seie ye,
- Wycliffe Bible

and having been gathered together with the elders, counsel also having taken, they gave much money to the soldiers,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 28:12


Mt 28:12 They. The chief priests. Were assembled with the elders. Probably a secret meeting of the leading members of the Sanhedrin. They had gone too far into crime to stop.

Discussion for Matthew 28:12

  • Kiti Magauta Baby for verse 12
    This taught me that hatred is still with Priest, Ministers, Bishops and other people who are on top of people. They will hate you even when you are dead. Hatred is not good at all. We must repend. Long Live Jesus

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