Matthew 12:47

47 Someone told him, "Look, your mother and your brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you."

Matthew 12:47 In-Context

45 Then it goes and brings along seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they enter and live there; and the last state of that person is worse than the first. So will it be also with this evil generation."
46 While he was still speaking to the crowds, his mother and his brothers were standing outside, wanting to speak to him.
47 Someone told him, "Look, your mother and your brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you."
48 But to the one who had told him this, Jesus replied, "Who is my mother, and who are my brothers?"
49 And pointing to his disciples, he said, "Here are my mother and my brothers!

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Other ancient authorities lack verse 47
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