Parallel Bible results for Matthew 17

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Matthew 17

WEB 1 After six days, Jesus took with him Peter, James, and John, his brother, and brought them up into a high mountain by themselves. NIV 1 After six days Jesus took with him Peter, James and John the brother of James, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. WEB 2 He was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his garments became white as the light. NIV 2 There he was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his clothes became as white as the light. WEB 3 Behold, there appeared to them Moses and Elijah talking with him. NIV 3 Just then there appeared before them Moses and Elijah, talking with Jesus. WEB 4 Peter answered, and said to Jesus, "Lord, it is good for us to be here. If you want, let's make three tents here: one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah." NIV 4 Peter said to Jesus, "Lord, it is good for us to be here. If you wish, I will put up three shelters--one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah." WEB 5 While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them. Behold, a voice out of the cloud, saying, "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Listen to him." NIV 5 While he was still speaking, a bright cloud enveloped them, and a voice from the cloud said, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased. Listen to him!" WEB 6 When the disciples heard it, they fell on their faces, and were very afraid. NIV 6 When the disciples heard this, they fell facedown to the ground, terrified. WEB 7 Jesus came and touched them and said, "Get up, and don't be afraid." NIV 7 But Jesus came and touched them. "Get up," he said. "Don't be afraid." WEB 8 Lifting up their eyes, they saw no one, except Jesus alone. NIV 8 When they looked up, they saw no one except Jesus. WEB 9 As they were coming down from the mountain, Jesus commanded them, saying, "Don't tell anyone what you saw, until the Son of Man has risen from the dead." NIV 9 As they were coming down the mountain, Jesus instructed them, "Don't tell anyone what you have seen, until the Son of Man has been raised from the dead." WEB 10 His disciples asked him, saying, "Then why do the scribes say that Elijah must come first? NIV 10 The disciples asked him, "Why then do the teachers of the law say that Elijah must come first?" WEB 11 Jesus answered them, "Elijah indeed comes first, and will restore all things, NIV 11 Jesus replied, "To be sure, Elijah comes and will restore all things. WEB 12 but I tell you that Elijah has come already, and they didn't recognize him, but did to him whatever they wanted to. Even so will the Son of Man also suffer by them." NIV 12 But I tell you, Elijah has already come, and they did not recognize him, but have done to him everything they wished. In the same way the Son of Man is going to suffer at their hands." WEB 13 Then the disciples understood that he spoke to them of John the Baptizer. NIV 13 Then the disciples understood that he was talking to them about John the Baptist. WEB 14 When they came to the multitude, there came to him a man, kneeling to him, saying, NIV 14 When they came to the crowd, a man approached Jesus and knelt before him. WEB 15 "Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is epileptic, and suffers grievously; for he often falls into the fire, and often into the water. NIV 15 "Lord, have mercy on my son," he said. "He has seizures and is suffering greatly. He often falls into the fire or into the water. WEB 16 So I brought him to your disciples, and they could not cure him." NIV 16 I brought him to your disciples, but they could not heal him." WEB 17 Jesus answered, "Faithless and perverse generation! How long will I be with you? How long will I bear with you? Bring him here to me." NIV 17 "O unbelieving and perverse generation," Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring the boy here to me." WEB 18 Jesus rebuked him, the demon went out of him, and the boy was cured from that hour. NIV 18 Jesus rebuked the demon, and it came out of the boy, and he was healed from that moment. WEB 19 Then the disciples came to Jesus privately, and said, "Why were we not able to cast it out?" NIV 19 Then the disciples came to Jesus in private and asked, "Why couldn't we drive it out?" WEB 20 He said to them, "Because of your unbelief. For most assuredly I tell you, if you have faith as a grain of mustard seed, you will tell this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move; and nothing will be impossible to you. NIV 20 He replied, "Because you have so little faith. I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you. " WEB 21 But this kind doesn't go out except by prayer and fasting." WEB 22 While they were staying in Galilee, Jesus said to them, "The Son of Man is about to be delivered up into the hands of men, NIV 22 When they came together in Galilee, he said to them, "The Son of Man is going to be betrayed into the hands of men. WEB 23 and they will kill him, and the third day he will be raised up." They were exceedingly sorry. NIV 23 They will kill him, and on the third day he will be raised to life." And the disciples were filled with grief. WEB 24 When they were come to Capernaum, those who collected the didrachmas came to Peter, and said, "Doesn't your teacher pay the didrachma?" NIV 24 After Jesus and his disciples arrived in Capernaum, the collectors of the two-drachma tax came to Peter and asked, "Doesn't your teacher pay the temple tax ?" WEB 25 He said, "Yes." When he came into the house, Jesus anticipated him, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do the kings of the earth receive toll or tribute? From their sons, or from strangers?" NIV 25 "Yes, he does," he replied. When Peter came into the house, Jesus was the first to speak. "What do you think, Simon?" he asked. "From whom do the kings of the earth collect duty and taxes--from their own sons or from others?" WEB 26 Peter said to him, "From strangers." Jesus said to him, "Therefore the sons are exempt. NIV 26 "From others," Peter answered. "Then the sons are exempt," Jesus said to him. WEB 27 But, lest we cause them to stumble, go to the sea, and cast a hook, and take up the first fish that comes up. When you have opened his mouth, you will find a stater. Take that, and give it to them for me and you." NIV 27 "But so that we may not offend them, go to the lake and throw out your line. Take the first fish you catch; open its mouth and you will find a four-drachma coin. Take it and give it to them for my tax and yours."