Matthew 16:23 NLT

23 Jesus turned to Peter and said, “Get away from me, Satan! You are a dangerous trap to me. You are seeing things merely from a human point of view, not from God’s.”

Study tools for Matthew 16:23

  • 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 .