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Matthew 23:30 ESV

30 saying, 'If we had lived in the days of our fathers, we would not have taken part with them in shedding the blood of the prophets.'

Study tools for Matthew 23:30

  • a 23:4 - Some manuscripts omit hard to bear
  • b 23:7 - Rabbi means my teacher, or my master; also verse 8
  • c 23:8 - Or brothers and sisters
  • d 23:13 - Some manuscripts add here (or after verse 12) verse 14: Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you devour widows' houses and for a pretense you make long prayers; therefore you will receive the greater condemnation
  • e 23:15 - Greek Gehenna; also verse 33
  • f 23:35 - Some manuscripts omit the son of Barachiah