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Matthew 18:16 NIV

16 But if they will not listen, take one or two others along, so that ‘every matter may be established by the testimony of two or three witnesses.’a

References for Matthew 18:16

Study tools for Matthew 18:16

  • a 18:10 - Some manuscripts include here the words of Luke 19:10.
  • b 18:15 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a fellow disciple, whether man or woman; also in verses 21 and 35.
  • c 18:15 - Some manuscripts "sins against you"
  • d 18:16 - Deut. 19:15
  • e 18:18 - Or "will have been"
  • f 18:18 - Or "will have been"
  • g 18:22 - Or "seventy times seven"
  • h 18:24 - Greek "ten thousand talents" ; a talent was worth about 20 years of a day laborer’s wages.
  • i 18:28 - Greek "a hundred denarii" ; a denarius was the usual daily wage of a day laborer (see 20:2).