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Matthew 16:18 NAS

18 "I also say to you that you are 1Peter, and upon this rock I will build My church; and the gates of 2Hades will not overpower it.

References for Matthew 16:18

    • l 16:18 - Gr "Petros," a stone
    • m 16:18 - Gr "petra," large rock; bed-rock

      Study tools for Matthew 16:18

      • a 16:1 - Or "attesting miracle"
      • b 16:2 - Early mss do not contain the rest of v 2 and v 3
      • c 16:3 - Lit "face"
      • d 16:4 - Or "attesting miracle"
      • e 16:4 - Or "attesting miracle"
      • f 16:6 - Or "yeast"
      • g 16:11 - Or "yeast"
      • h 16:14 - Gr "Elias"
      • i 16:14 - Gr "Jeremias"
      • j 16:16 - I.e. the Messiah
      • k 16:17 - I.e. son of Jonah
      • l 16:18 - Gr "Petros," a stone
      • m 16:18 - Gr "petra," large rock; bed-rock
      • n 16:19 - Gr "estai dedemenon," fut. pft. pass.
      • o 16:19 - Gr "estai lelumenon," fut. pft. pass.
      • p 16:20 - Or "strictly admonished"
      • q 16:20 - I.e. the Messiah
      • r 16:21 - Two early mss read "Jesus Christ"
      • s 16:22 - Lit (God be) "merciful to You"
      • t 16:22 - Lit "be"
      • u 16:23 - Lit "the things of God"
      • v 16:25 - Or "soul"
      • w 16:25 - Or "soul"
      • x 16:27 - Or "recompense"
      • y 16:27 - Lit "doing"