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Matthew 16:23 NIV

23 Jesus turned and said to Peter, “Get behind me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to me; you do not have in mind the concerns of God, but merely human concerns.”

References for Matthew 16:23

Study tools for Matthew 16:23

  • a 16:3 - Some early manuscripts do not have "When evening comes … of the times."
  • b 16:18 - The Greek word for "Peter" means "rock."
  • c 16:18 - That is, the realm of the dead
  • d 16:19 - Or "will have been"
  • e 16:19 - Or "will have been"
  • f 16:25 - The Greek word means either "life" or "soul" ; also in verse 26.