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Matthew 21:16 NIV

16 “Do you hear what these children are saying?” they asked him. “Yes,” replied Jesus, “have you never read, “ ‘From the lips of children and infants you, Lord, have called forth your praise’a?”

References for Matthew 21:16

    • µ 21:16 - Psalm 8:2 (see Septuagint)

      Study tools for Matthew 21:16

      • a 21:5 - Zech. 9:9
      • b 21:9 - A Hebrew expression meaning “Save!” which became an exclamation of praise; also in verse 15
      • c 21:9 - Psalm 118:25,26
      • d 21:9 - A Hebrew expression meaning “Save!” which became an exclamation of praise; also in verse 15
      • e 21:13 - Isaiah 56:7
      • f 21:13 - Jer. 7:11
      • g 21:16 - Psalm 8:2 (see Septuagint)
      • h 21:42 - Psalm 118:22,23
      • i 21:44 - Some manuscripts do not have verse 44.