Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

They watched him closely in an effort to trap him in something he might say.

New American Standard Bible

plotting against Him to catch Him in something He might say.

King James Version

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Holman Bible

they were lying in wait for Him to trap Him in something He said.

A Conservative Version

waiting to ambush him, seeking to catch something out of his mouth so that they might accuse him.

American Standard Version

laying wait for him, to catch something out of his mouth.

Amplified

Secretly watching and plotting and lying in wait for Him, to seize upon something He might say [that they might accuse Him].

An Understandable Version

[and] plotting to trap Him by something He might say.

Anderson New Testament

trying to entrap him, and seeking to lay hold on something from his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Bible in Basic English

And watching him, for a chance to get something from his words which might be used against him.

Common New Testament

lying in wait for him, to catch at something he might say.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and draw something from his own mouth, that might be brought as evidence against him.

Darby Translation

watching him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Godbey New Testament

laying in wait, to catch something from His mouth.

Goodspeed New Testament

plotting to entrap him in something he might say.

John Wesley New Testament

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

laying wait for him and seeking to catch something out of his mouth that they might accuse him.

Julia Smith Translation

Laying wait for him, and seeking to seize something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

King James 2000

Lying in wait for him, and seeking to catch something from his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

plotting to catch him with reference to something {he might say}.

Modern King James verseion

lying in ambush for Him, and seeking to catch something out of His mouth, so that they might accuse Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something of his mouth, whereby they might accuse him.

Moffatt New Testament

lying in ambush to catch a word from his lips.

Montgomery New Testament

laying in wait for him, in order to catch a word from his lips.

NET Bible

plotting against him, to catch him in something he might say.

New Heart English Bible

lying in wait for him, to catch him in something he might say.

Noyes New Testament

lying in wait to catch something out of his mouth.

Sawyer New Testament

watching him, to catch something from his mouth.

The Emphasized Bible

lying in wait for him, to catch something out of his mouth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

laying snares for him, and seeking to catch hold of something from his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Laying traps for him, so as to seize upon anything that he might say.

Webster

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something from his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Weymouth New Testament

lying in wait to catch some unguarded expression from His lips.

Williams New Testament

plotting, as if in ambush, to entrap Him in something that might fall from His lips.

World English Bible

lying in wait for him, and seeking to catch him in something he might say, that they might accuse him.

Worrell New Testament

lying in wait for Him, to catch something out of His mouth.

Worsley New Testament

laying snares for Him, and endeavouring to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐνεδρεύω 
Enedreuo 
Usage: 2


Usage: 0

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

to catch
θηρεύω 
thereuo 
Usage: 1

out
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

of
στόμα 
Stoma 
Usage: 63

his

Usage: 0

στόμα 
Stoma 
Usage: 63

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

κατηγορέω 
Kategoreo 
Usage: 20

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Jesus Talks To Experts On The Law

53 As Jesus was leaving, the scribes and the Pharisees began to oppose him fiercely, interrogating him about many things. 54 They watched him closely in an effort to trap him in something he might say.



Cross References

Mark 12:13

Then they sent some Pharisees and some Herodians to him, intending to trap him in what he said.

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went and planned how to trap Jesus in conversation.

Psalm 37:32-33

The wicked stalks the righteous person, seeking to kill him,

Psalm 56:5-6

All day long people distort what I say; all their schemes against me are for evil purposes.

Matthew 22:18

Recognizing their wickedness, Jesus asked, "Why are you testing me, you hypocrites?

Matthew 22:35

One of them, an expert in the Law, tested him by asking,

Mark 3:2

The people watched Jesus closely to see whether he would heal him on the Sabbath, intending to accuse him of doing something wrong.

Luke 20:20

So they watched him closely and sent spies who pretended to be honest men in order to trap him in what he would say. They wanted to hand him over to the jurisdiction of the governor,

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