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Bible in Basic English

Then some people took little children to him, so that he might put his hands on them in blessing: and the disciples said sharp words to them.

New American Standard Bible

Then some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

King James Version

Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Holman Bible

Then children were brought to Him so He might put His hands on them and pray. But the disciples rebuked them.

International Standard Version

Then some little children were brought to him so that he might lay his hands on them and pray. But the disciples rebuked those who brought them.

A Conservative Version

Then children were brought to him, so that he would lay his hands on them and pray, but the disciples rebuked them.

American Standard Version

Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should lay his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Amplified

Then little children were brought to Jesus, that He might put His hands on them and pray; but the disciples rebuked those who brought them.

An Understandable Version

Then some little children were brought to Jesus so he could pray and place His hands on them [i.e., to bestow a blessing on them]. But His disciples spoke harshly to the people [for doing this].

Anderson New Testament

Then little children were brought to him, that he might lay his hands on them and pray. And the disciples rebuked them.

Common New Testament

Then little children were brought to him that he might put his hands on them and pray, but the disciples rebuked them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Then they brought children to him in order to have his blessing: and the disciples rebuked them.

Darby Translation

Then there were brought to him little children that he might lay his hands on them and pray; but the disciples rebuked them.

Godbey New Testament

Then little children were brought to Him, that He might put His hands on them, and pray. And the disciples rebuked them.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then some children were brought up to him so that he might lay his hands on them and pray, but his disciples reproved the people for it.

John Wesley New Testament

Then were brought to him little children, that he should lay his hands on them and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then were there brought unto him little children that he should put his hands on them and pray, and the disciples rebuked them.

Julia Smith Translation

Then young children were brought to him, that he might put hands upon them and pray: and the disciples censured them.

King James 2000

Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then children were brought to him so that he could lay his hands on them and pray, but the disciples rebuked them.

Modern King James verseion

Then little children were brought to Him, that He should put His hands on them and pray. And the disciples rebuked them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then were brought to him young children, that he should put his hands on them and pray. And his disciples rebuked them.

Moffatt New Testament

Then children were brought to him that he might lay his hands on them and pray over them. The disciples checked the people,

Montgomery New Testament

Then young children were brought to him, that he might lay his hands on them and pray. His disciples interfered, but Jesus said to them.

NET Bible

Then little children were brought to him for him to lay his hands on them and pray. But the disciples scolded those who brought them.

New Heart English Bible

Then little children were brought to him, that he should lay his hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

Noyes New Testament

Then there were brought to him children, that be might lay his hands on them, and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

Sawyer New Testament

Then little children were brought to him that he should put his hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

The Emphasized Bible

Then, wore brought unto him children, - that he might lay his hands upon them, and pray. And, the disciples, rebuked them.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then were brought to him little children, that he should lay his hands upon them, and pray [for them]: but the disciples rebuked them.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then some little children were brought to Jesus, for him to place his hands on them, and pray; but the disciples found fault with those who had brought them.

Webster

Then were brought to him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.

Weymouth New Testament

Then young children were brought to Him for Him to put His hands on them and pray; but the disciples interfered.

Williams New Testament

After that some little children were brought to Him, for Him to lay His hands on them and pray for them, but His disciples reproved those who brought them.

World English Bible

Then little children were brought to him, that he should lay his hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

Worrell New Testament

Then were brought to Him little children, that He might put His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

Worsley New Testament

Then were brought to Him little children, that He might put his hands upon them, and bless them: and the disciples rebuked them;

Youngs Literal Translation

Then were brought near to him children that he might put hands on them and pray, and the disciples rebuked them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
Usage: 36


Usage: 0

παιδίον 
Paidion 
Usage: 35

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

he should put
ἐπιτίθημι 
Epitithemi 
lay on, lay, put, lay upon, put on, put upon, set, not tr,
Usage: 34

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

on them

Usage: 0

and


δέ 
De 
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 0
Usage: 2184

προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

the disciples
μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

ἐπιτιμάω 
Epitimao 
Usage: 28

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Little Children Brought To Jesus

12 For there are men who, from birth, were without sex: and there are some who were made so by men: and there are others who have made themselves so for the kingdom of heaven. He who is able to take it, let him take it. 13 Then some people took little children to him, so that he might put his hands on them in blessing: and the disciples said sharp words to them. 14 But Jesus said, Let the little ones come to me, and do not keep them away: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.


Cross References

Genesis 48:1

Now after these things, word came to Joseph that his father was ill: and he took with him his sons Manasseh and Ephraim.

Genesis 48:9-20

And Joseph said to his father, They are my sons, whom God has given me in this land. And he said, Let them come near me, and I will give them a blessing.

1 Samuel 1:24

Then when she had done so, she took him with her, with a three-year old ox and an ephah of meal and a skin full of wine, and took him to the house of the Lord at Shiloh: now the child was still very young.

Psalm 115:14-15

May the Lord give you and your children still greater increase.

Jeremiah 32:39

And I will give them one heart and one way, so that they may go on in the worship of me for ever, for their good and the good of their children after them:

Matthew 16:22

And Peter, protesting, said to him, Be it far from you, Lord; it is impossible that this will come about.

Matthew 18:2-5

And he took a little child, and put him in the middle of them,

Matthew 20:31

And the people gave them orders to be quiet; but they went on crying even louder, Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us.

Mark 10:13-16

And they took to him little children, so that he might put his hands on them: and the disciples said sharp words to them.

Luke 9:49-50

And John, answering, said, Master, we saw a man driving out evil spirits in your name, and we did not let him do it, because he was not one of us.

Luke 9:54-55

And when his disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, Lord, may we send fire from heaven and put an end to them?

Luke 18:15-17

And they took their children to him, so that he might put his hands on them: but when the disciples saw it, they said sharp words to them

Acts 2:39

For the word of God is for you and for your children and for all those who are far off, even all those who may be marked out by the Lord our God.

1 Corinthians 7:14

For the husband who has not faith is made holy through his Christian wife, and the wife who is not a Christian is made holy through the brother: if not, your children would be unholy, but now are they holy.

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