Matthew 16:17-19 NIV

17 Jesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by man,1 but by my Father in heaven.2

References for Matthew 16:17

18 And I tell you that you are Peter,a3 and on this rock I will build my church,4 and the gates of Hadesb will not overcome it.c

References for Matthew 16:18

    • c 16:18 - "Peter" means "rock."
    • d 16:18 - Or "hell"
    • e 16:18 - Or "not prove stronger than it"
      19 I will give you the keys5 of the kingdom of heaven; whatever you bind on earth will bed bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will bee loosed in heaven."6

      References for Matthew 16:19

        • f 16:19 - Or "have been"
        • g 16:19 - Or "have been"