Matthew 8:27

“But the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But the men marueiled, saying, What maner of man is this, that euen the winds and the Sea obey him?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The men were amazed, and said, "What kind of a man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the men were full of wonder, saying, What sort of man is this, that even the winds and the sea do his orders?
- Basic English Bible

But the men were astonished, saying, What sort [of man] is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him?
- Darby Bible

But the men marveled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!
- Webster's Bible

and the men, filled with amazement, exclaimed, "What kind of man is this? for the very winds and waves obey him!"
- Weymouth Bible

The men marveled, saying, "What kind of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?"
- World English Bible

And men wondriden, and seiden, What maner man is he this, for the wyndis and the see obeischen to him?
- Wycliffe Bible

and the men wondered, saying, `What kind -- is this, that even the wind and the sea do obey him?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 8:27


Mt 8:27 What manner of man? The words express astonishment at this new proof of his control, not only over demons and disease, but also over the winds and waves, which obeyed him at his word.

Discussion for Matthew 8:27

  • The Holy Spirit Led me to read this scripture. I picked up my Bible, the section of Matthew chapter 8, was missing, torn, so then I google the information, then read, meditate on this particular type scripture.
  • Pastor erick for verse 27
    If Jesus told situations, situation did obey him, look at Mark 5 and Mark 1.

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