Mark 10:5
Good News Translation
Jesus said to them, "Moses wrote this law for you because you are so hard to teach.

Contemporary English Version
Jesus replied, "Moses gave you this law because you are so heartless.

Douay-Rheims Bible
To whom Jesus answering, said: Because of the hardness of your heart, he wrote you that precept.

New American Bible
But Jesus told them, “Because of the hardness of your hearts he wrote you this commandment.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

To whom Jesus answering, said: Because of the hardness of your heart, he wrote you that precept.

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Deuteronomy 9:6 Know therefore that the Lord thy God giveth thee not this excellent land in possession for thy justices, for thou art a very stiffnecked people.

Deuteronomy 31:27 For I know thy obstinacy, and thy most stiff neck. While I am yet living, and going in with you, you have always been rebellious against the Lord: how much more when I shall be dead?

Nehemiah 9:16,17,26 But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks and hearkened not to thy commandments. . . .

Matthew 19:8 He saith to them: Because Moses by reason of the hardness of your heart permitted you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so.

Acts 7:51 You stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you always resist the Holy Ghost. As your fathers did, so do you also.

Hebrews 3:7-10 Wherefore, as the Holy Ghost saith: To-day if you shall hear his voice, . . .

Context
Teachings about Divorce
4Who said: Moses permitted to write a bill of divorce and to put her away. 5To whom Jesus answering, said: Because of the hardness of your heart, he wrote you that precept. 6But from the beginning of the creation, God made them male and female.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 24:1
If a man take a wife, and have her, and she find not favour in his eyes, for some uncleanness: he shall write a bill of divorce, and shall give it in her hand, and send her out of his house.

Matthew 19:8
He saith to them: Because Moses by reason of the hardness of your heart permitted you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so.

Additional Translations
But Jesus told them, “Moses wrote this commandment for you because your hearts were hard.

But Jesus said to them, "He wrote this commandment for you because of your hardness of heart;

And Jesus answered and said to them, For the hardness of your heart he wrote you this precept.

But Jesus said unto them, For your hardness of heart he wrote you this commandment.

And Jesus answering said to them, In view of your hard-heartedness he wrote this commandment for you;

But Jesus said unto them, For your hardness of heart he wrote you this commandment.

And Jesus answered and said to them, For the hardness of your heart, he wrote you this precept.

"It was in consideration of your stubborn hearts," said Jesus, "that Moses enacted this law for you;

But Jesus said to them, "For your hardness of heart, he wrote you this commandment.

And Jesus answering said to them, 'For the stiffness of your heart he wrote you this command,
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