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Matthew 17:2 LEB

2 And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothing became bright as the light.

Study tools for Matthew 17:2

  • a 17:4 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
  • b 17:5 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("speaking")
  • c 17:6 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("heard") which is understood as temporal
  • d 17:6 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • e 17:7 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("touched") has been translated as a finite verb
  • f 17:8 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("lifted up") which is understood as temporal
  • g 17:9 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("were coming down")
  • h 17:11 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
  • i 17:14 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("came")
  • j 17:17 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
  • k 17:17 - Literally "until when"
  • l 17:17 - Literally "until when"
  • m 17:19 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("approached") has been translated as a finite verb
  • n 17:19 - Literally "for what"
  • o 17:20 - Most later Greek manuscripts add v. 21, "But this kind does not go out except by prayer and fasting."
  • p 17:22 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("were gathering")
  • q 17:22 - Or possibly "of people," in a generic sense, although the reference here may be to the specific group responsible for Jesus' arrest, where it is unlikely women were present
  • r 17:24 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("arrived")
  • s 17:24 - This refers to the half-shekel annual tax paid by Jewish males to support the temple; over time the name of the coin commonly used to pay the tax came to be used for the tax itself
  • t 17:25 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("came") which is understood as temporal
  • u 17:26 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("said") which is understood as temporal
  • v 17:27 - *The words "[a line with]" are not in the Greek text but are implied
  • w 17:27 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("open") which is understood as temporal
  • x 17:27 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("take") has been translated as a finite verb
  • y 17:27 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation