Matthew 16:19 NLT

19 And I will give you the keys of the Kingdom of Heaven. Whatever you forbid on earth will be forbidden in heaven, and whatever you permit on earth will be permitted in heaven.”

References for Matthew 16:19

    • h 16:19 - Or bind, or lock.
    • i 16:19 - Or loose, or open .

      Study tools for Matthew 16:19

      • a 16:3 - Several manuscripts do not include any of the words in 16:2-3 after He replied.
      • b 16:4 - Greek the sign of Jonah.
      • c 16:13 - “Son of Man” is a title Jesus used for himself.
      • d 16:16 - Or the Christ. Messiah (a Hebrew term) and Christ (a Greek term) both mean “anointed one.”
      • e 16:17 - Greek Simon bar-Jonah; see John 1:42 ; 21:15-17 .
      • f 16:18 - Greek that you are Peter.
      • g 16:18 - Greek and the gates of Hades.
      • h 16:19 - Or bind, or lock.
      • i 16:19 - Or loose, or open .
      • j 16:21 - Some manuscripts read Jesus the Messiah.
      • k 16:22 - Or began to correct him.
      • l 16:26 - Or your self? also in 16:26b .