The Demand for a Sign

1 The Pharisees and Sadducees came to Jesus and tested him by asking him to show them a sign from heaven.

Read Matthew 16:1 Using Other Translations

The Pharisees also with the Sadducees came, and tempting desired him that he would shew them a sign from heaven.
And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test him they asked him to show them a sign from heaven.
One day the Pharisees and Sadducees came to test Jesus, demanding that he show them a miraculous sign from heaven to prove his authority.