Matthew 27:64 NAS

64 "Therefore, give orders for the grave to be made secure until the third day, otherwise His disciples may come and steal Him away and say to the people, 'He has risen from the dead,' and the last deception will be worse than the first."

Study tools for Matthew 27:64

  • a 27:3 - Or "silver shekels"
  • b 27:7 - Lit "from them"
  • c 27:9 - Or "I took;" cf Zech 11:13
  • d 27:10 - Some early mss read "I gave"
  • e 27:14 - Lit "word"
  • f 27:15 - Lit "crowd"
  • g 27:19 - Lit "today"
  • h 27:21 - Lit "answered and said to them"
  • i 27:22 - Lit "Let Him be crucified"
  • j 27:23 - Lit "Let Him be crucified"
  • k 27:26 - Or "to them"
  • l 27:27 - I.e. the governor's official residence
  • m 27:27 - Or "battalion"
  • n 27:29 - Or "staff;" i.e. to mimic a king's scepter
  • o 27:32 - Lit "this one"
  • p 27:35 - Lit "a lot"
  • q 27:37 - Lit "written"
  • r 27:39 - Or "blaspheming"
  • s 27:42 - Or "can He not save Himself?"
  • t 27:43 - Or "takes pleasure in;" or "cares for him"
  • u 27:45 - I.e. 12 noon
  • v 27:45 - Or "occurred"
  • w 27:45 - I.e. 3 p.m.
  • x 27:49 - Lit "Permit that we see"
  • y 27:49 - Some early mss read "And another took a spear and pierced His side, and there came out water and blood" (cf John 19:34)
  • z 27:51 - Or "curtain"
  • { 27:52 - Or "holy ones"
  • | 27:54 - Or "a son of God" or "a son of a god"
  • } 27:55 - Or "caring for Him"
  • ~ 27:62 - Lit "which is after"