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Matthew 21:23 NAS

Authority Challenged

23 1When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him 2while He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are You doing these things, and who gave You this authority?"

References for Matthew 21:23

Study tools for Matthew 21:23

  • a 21:4 - Lit "has happened"
  • b 21:7 - Lit "them"
  • c 21:13 - Lit "cave"
  • d 21:24 - Lit "word"
  • e 21:26 - Lit "crowd"
  • f 21:28 - Lit "children"
  • g 21:28 - Lit "Child"
  • h 21:31 - Lit "are getting into"
  • i 21:33 - Lit "a man, head of a household"
  • j 21:33 - Or "tenant farmers," also vv 34, 35, 38, 40
  • k 21:34 - Lit "the fruit season"
  • l 21:40 - Lit "lord"
  • m 21:43 - Lit "nation"
  • n 21:46 - Lit "crowds"