Matthew 28:14

“And if this come to the governor's ears, we will persuade him, and secure you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And if this come to the gouernours eares, wee will perswade him, and secure you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And if this should come to the governor's ears, we will win him over and keep you out of trouble."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if this come to the governor's ears, we will persuade him, and rid you of care.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if this comes to the ruler's ears, we will see that he does not make you responsible.
- Basic English Bible

And if this should come to the hearing of the governor, *we* will persuade him, and save *you* from all anxiety.
- Darby Bible

And if this shall come to the governor's ears, we will persuade him, and secure you.
- Webster's Bible

And if this, they added, "is reported to the Governor, we will satisfy him and screen you from punishment."
- Weymouth Bible

If this comes to the governor's ears, we will persuade him and make you free of worry."
- World English Bible

And if this be herd of the iustice, we schulen counseile hym, and make you sikir.
- Wycliffe Bible

and if this be heard by the governor, we will persuade him, and you keep free from anxiety.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 28:14


Mt 28:14 If this shall come to the governor's ears, etc. As he had taken so little interest in the matter as to leave the watch to them it was not likely it would come to his ears at all, as we know that he was wont to spend only a few days at Jerusalem and then return to Caesarea.

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