Matthew 8:14

“And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother laid, and sick of a fever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when Iesus was come into Peters house, hee saw his wiues mother laid, and sicke of a feuer:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When Jesus came into Peter's home, He saw his mother-in-law lying sick in bed with a fever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother lying sick of a fever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when Jesus had come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother in bed, very ill.
- Basic English Bible

And when Jesus had come to Peter's house, he saw his mother-in-law laid down and in a fever;
- Darby Bible

And when Jesus had come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother laid, and sick with a fever.
- Webster's Bible

After this Jesus went to the house of Peter, whose mother-in-law he found ill in bed with fever.
- Weymouth Bible

When Jesus came into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother lying sick with a fever.
- World English Bible

And whanne Jhesus was comun in to the hous of Symount Petre, he say his wyues modir liggynge, and shakun with feueris.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus having come into the house of Peter, saw his mother-in-law laid, and fevered,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 8:14


8:14 Peter's wife's mother - St. Peter was then a young man, as were all the apostles. #Mark 1:29|; Luke 4:38.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 8:14


Mt 8:14 Peter's . . . wife's mother. Compare Mr 1:29-34 Lu 4:38-41. Peter, whom the Catholics make the first of the popes, was, therefore, a married man. See also 1Co 9:5. Malarious fevers are still common in the vicinity of Capernaum, due probably to the adjacent marshes.

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