Matthew 27:9-10

9 This fulfilled the prophecy of Jeremiah that says, “They took the thirty pieces of silver— the price at which he was valued by the people of Israel,
10 and purchased the potter’s field, as the LORD directed. ”

Matthew 27:9-10 In-Context

7 After some discussion they finally decided to buy the potter’s field, and they made it into a cemetery for foreigners.
8 That is why the field is still called the Field of Blood.
9 This fulfilled the prophecy of Jeremiah that says, “They took the thirty pieces of silver— the price at which he was valued by the people of Israel,
10 and purchased the potter’s field, as the LORD directed. ”
11 Now Jesus was standing before Pilate, the Roman governor. “Are you the king of the Jews?” the governor asked him. Jesus replied, “You have said it.”
12 But when the leading priests and the elders made their accusations against him, Jesus remained silent.

Footnotes 2

  • [a]. Or I took.
  • [b]. Greek as the directed me. Zech 11:12-13 ; Jer 32:6-9 .
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