Matthew 9:8

“But when the multitudes saw it, they marvelled, and glorified God, which had given such power unto men.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But when the multitudes saw it, they marueiled, & glorified God, which had giuen such power vnto men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But when the crowds saw {this,} they were awestruck, and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But when the multitudes saw it, they were afraid, and glorified God, who had given such authority unto men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But when the people saw it they were full of fear, and gave glory to God who had given such authority to men.
- Basic English Bible

But the crowds seeing [it], were in fear, and glorified God who gave such power to men.
- Darby Bible

But when the multitude saw it, they marveled, and glorified God, who had given such power to men.
- Webster's Bible

And the crowds were awe-struck when they saw it, and ascribed the glory to God who had entrusted such power to a man.
- Weymouth Bible

But when the multitudes saw it, they marveled and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
- World English Bible

And the puple seynge dredde, and glorifiede God, that yaf suche power to men.
- Wycliffe Bible

and the multitudes having seen, wondered, and glorified God, who did give such power to men.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 9:8


9:8 So what was to the scribes an occasion of blaspheming, was to the people an incitement to praise God.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 9:8


Mt 9:8 The multitudes . . . marvelled. Why should they not? "His name shall be called Wonderful" (Isa 9:6).

Discussion for Matthew 9:8

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