Matthew 26:68

“Saying, Prophesy unto us, thou Christ, Who is he that smote thee?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Saying, Prophecie vnto vs, thou Christ, who is he that smote thee?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and said, "Prophesy to us, You Christ; who is the one who hit You?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

saying, Prophesy unto us, thou Christ: who is he that struck thee?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be a prophet, O Christ, and say who gave you a blow!
- Basic English Bible

saying, Prophesy to us, Christ, Who is it who struck thee?
- Darby Bible

Saying, Prophesy to us, thou Christ, Who is he that smote thee?
- Webster's Bible

while they taunted Him, saying, "Christ, prove yourself a Prophet by telling us who it was that struck you."
- Weymouth Bible

saying, "Prophesy to us, you Christ! Who hit you?"
- World English Bible

and seide, Thou Crist, arede to vs, who is he that smoot thee?
- Wycliffe Bible

saying, `Declare to us, O Christ, who he is that struck thee?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 26:68

26:67 Then - After he had declared he was the Son of God, the sanhedrim doubtless ordered him to be carried out, while they were consulting what to do. And then it was that the soldiers who kept him began these insults upon him.

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 26:68

Mt 26:68 Prophesy to us, . . . Who is he that smote thee? We learn from Mark that his face was covered, as a mark that he was a condemned man (Mr 14:65). The age was a cruel one, and Jewish bigots could not be too rough to the condemned prisoner.

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