Matthew 27:51 And behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split.

King James Version

And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent;

Holman Bible

Suddenly, the curtain of the sanctuary was split in two from top to bottom; the earth quaked and the rocks were split.

International Standard Version

Suddenly, the curtain in the sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom, the earth shook, rocks were split open,

A Conservative Version

And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two from the top to the bottom, and the earth quaked, and the rocks split,

American Standard Version

And behold, the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake; and the rocks were rent;

Amplified

And at once the curtain of the sanctuary of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; the earth shook and the rocks were split.

An Understandable Version

Just then the Temple curtain was torn in two from top to bottom, the ground shook, and rocks were split open.

Anderson New Testament

And behold, the vail of the temple was rent in two from top to bottom. And the earth did shake, and the rocks were rent:

Bible in Basic English

And the curtain of the Temple was parted in two from end to end; and there was an earth-shock; and the rocks were broken;

Common New Testament

And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom; and the earth shook, and the rocks were split;

Daniel Mace New Testament

Immediately the vail of the temple was rent in two, from the top to the bottom; the earth trembled, the rocks split,

Darby Translation

And lo, the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom, and the earth was shaken, and the rocks were rent,

Godbey New Testament

And behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from top to bottom, and the earth did quake; and the rocks were rent;

Goodspeed New Testament

And at once the curtain of the sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split,

John Wesley New Testament

And behold the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom, and the earth was shaken and the rocks were torn asunder: And the tombs were opened,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent;

Julia Smith Translation

And, behold, the covering of the temple was cleft in two, from above to below; and the earth was shaken; and the rocks were cleft:

King James 2000

And, behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks were split;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom, and the earth shook and the rocks were split.

Modern King James verseion

And, behold! The veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. And the earth quaked, and the rocks were sheared,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And behold, the veil of the temple did rent in twain from the top to the bottom, and the earth did quake,

Moffatt New Testament

And the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom, the earth shook, the rocks were split,

Montgomery New Testament

And lo, the veil of the sanctuary was torn in two, from the top to the bottom;

NET Bible

Just then the temple curtain was torn in two, from top to bottom. The earth shook and the rocks were split apart.

New Heart English Bible

And suddenly, the veil of the temple was torn in two from the top to the bottom. The earth quaked and the rocks were split.

Noyes New Testament

And, lo! the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom; and the earth, quaked, and the rocks were rent,

Sawyer New Testament

And behold, the vail of the temple was rent in two, from top to bottom, and the earth was shaken, and the rocks rent,

The Emphasized Bible

And lo! the veil of the Temple, was rent, from top to bottom, into two; and, the earth, was shaken, and, the rocks, were rent;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And, lo! the vail of the temple was rent in two, from the upper part to the bottom; and the earth was shaken; and the rocks were rent;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Suddenly the Temple curtain was torn in two from top to bottom, the earth shook, the rocks were torn asunder,

Webster

And behold, the vail of the temple was rent in two, from the top to the bottom: and the earth shook, and the rocks rent;

Weymouth New Testament

Immediately the curtain of the Sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom: the earth quaked; the rocks split;

Williams New Testament

And at once the curtain of the sanctuary was torn from top to bottom, the earth shook, the rocks were split,

World English Bible

Behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from the top to the bottom. The earth quaked and the rocks were split.

Worrell New Testament

And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in two, from top to bottom; and the earth was shaken; and the rocks were rent;

Worsley New Testament

And behold the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom, and the earth was shaken, and the rocks were split:

Youngs Literal Translation

and lo, the vail of the sanctuary was rent in two from top unto bottom, and the earth did quake, and the rocks were rent,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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

ἰδού 
Idou 
behold, lo, see
Usage: 140

the veil
καταπέτασμα 
Katapetasma 
Usage: 6

of the temple
ναός 
Naos 
Usage: 39

σχίζω 
Schizo 
Usage: 9

in
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

the top
ἄνωθεν 
Anothen 
from above, top, again, from the first, from the beginning, not tr
Usage: 10

to
ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

the bottom
κάτω κατωτέρω 
Kato 
Usage: 10

and



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

the earth
γῆ 
Ge 
Usage: 186

σείω 
Seio 
Usage: 5

the rocks
πέτρα 
Petra 
Usage: 9

Context Readings

Jesus Dies On The Cross

50 And Jesus cried out again with a loud voice, and yielded up His spirit. 51 And behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split. 52 The tombs were opened, and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised;


Cross References

Mark 15:38

And the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom.

Exodus 26:31-37

"You shall make a veil of blue and purple and scarlet material and fine twisted linen; it shall be made with cherubim, the work of a skillful workman.

2 Chronicles 3:14

He made the veil of violet, purple, crimson and fine linen, and he worked cherubim on it.

Matthew 27:54

Now the centurion, and those who were with him keeping guard over Jesus, when they saw the earthquake and the things that were happening, became very frightened and said, "Truly this was the Son of God!"

Luke 23:45

because the sun was obscured; and the veil of the temple was torn in two.

Exodus 40:21

He brought the ark into the tabernacle, and set up a veil for the screen, and screened off the ark of the testimony, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Leviticus 16:2

The LORD said to Moses: "Tell your brother Aaron that he shall not enter at any time into the holy place inside the veil, before the mercy seat which is on the ark, or he will die; for I will appear in the cloud over the mercy seat.

Leviticus 16:12-15

"He shall take a firepan full of coals of fire from upon the altar before the LORD and two handfuls of finely ground sweet incense, and bring it inside the veil.

Leviticus 21:23

only he shall not go in to the veil or come near the altar because he has a defect, so that he will not profane My sanctuaries. For I am the LORD who sanctifies them.'"

Psalm 18:7

Then the earth shook and quaked; And the foundations of the mountains were trembling And were shaken, because He was angry.

Psalm 18:15

Then the channels of water appeared, And the foundations of the world were laid bare At Your rebuke, O LORD, At the blast of the breath of Your nostrils.

Isaiah 25:7

And on this mountain He will swallow up the covering which is over all peoples, Even the veil which is stretched over all nations.

Micah 1:3-4

For behold, the LORD is coming forth from His place He will come down and tread on the high places of the earth.

Nahum 1:3-5

The LORD is slow to anger and great in power, And the LORD will by no means leave the guilty unpunished In whirlwind and storm is His way, And clouds are the dust beneath His feet.

Habakkuk 3:10

The mountains saw You and quaked; The downpour of waters swept by. The deep uttered forth its voice, It lifted high its hands.

Habakkuk 3:13

You went forth for the salvation of Your people, For the salvation of Your anointed You struck the head of the house of the evil To lay him open from thigh to neck. Selah.

Matthew 28:2

And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone and sat upon it.

Ephesians 2:13-18

But now in Christ Jesus you who formerly were far off have been brought near by the blood of Christ.

Hebrews 6:19

This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil,

Hebrews 9:3

Behind the second veil there was a tabernacle which is called the Holy of Holies,

Hebrews 10:19-22

Therefore, brethren, since we have confidence to enter the holy place by the blood of Jesus,

Hebrews 12:25-27

See to it that you do not refuse Him who is speaking For if those did not escape when they refused him who warned them on earth, much less will we escape who turn away from Him who warns from heaven.

Revelation 11:13

And in that hour there was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell; seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.

Revelation 11:19

And the temple of God which is in heaven was opened; and the ark of His covenant appeared in His temple, and there were flashes of lightning and sounds and peals of thunder and an earthquake and a great hailstorm.



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