Matthew 19:3
Good News Translation
Some Pharisees came to him and tried to trap him by asking, "Does our Law allow a man to divorce his wife for whatever reason he wishes?"

Contemporary English Version
Some Pharisees wanted to test Jesus. They came up to him and asked, "Is it right for a man to divorce his wife for just any reason?"

Douay-Rheims Bible
And there came to him the Pharisees tempting him, saying: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

New American Bible
Some Pharisees approached him, and tested him, saying, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any cause whatever?”

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And there came to him the Pharisees tempting him, saying: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

tempting.

Matthew 16:1 And there came to him the Pharisees and Sadducees tempting: and they asked him to shew them a sign from heaven.

Matthew 22:16-18,35 And they sent to him their disciples with the Herodians, saying: Master, we know that thou art a true speaker and teachest the way of God in truth. Neither carest thou for any man: for thou dost not regard the person of men. . . .

Mark 10:2 And the Pharisees coming to him asked him, tempting him: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife?

Mark 12:13,15 And they sent to him some of the Pharisees and of the Herodians: that they should catch him in his words. . . .

Luke 11:53,54 And as he was saying these things to them, the Pharisees and the lawyers began violently to urge him and to oppress his mouth about many things, . . .

John 8:6 And this they said tempting him, that they might accuse him. But Jesus bowing himself down, wrote with his finger on the ground.

Hebrews 3:9 Where your fathers tempted me, proved and saw my works,

Is it.

Matthew 5:31,32 And it hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a bill of divorce. . . .

Malachi 2:14-16 And you have said: For what cause? Because the Lord hath been witness between thee, and the wife of thy youth, whom thou hast despised: yet she was thy partner, and the wife of thy covenant. . . .

Context
Teachings about Divorce
2And great multitudes followed him: and he healed them there. 3And there came to him the Pharisees tempting him, saying: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause? 4Who answering, said to them: Have ye not read, that he who made man from the beginning, made them male and female? And he said:…
Cross References
Matthew 5:31
And it hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a bill of divorce.

Matthew 16:1
And there came to him the Pharisees and Sadducees tempting: and they asked him to shew them a sign from heaven.

John 8:6
And this they said tempting him, that they might accuse him. But Jesus bowing himself down, wrote with his finger on the ground.

1 Corinthians 7:10
But to them that are married, not I, but the Lord, commandeth that the wife depart not from her husband.

Additional Translations
Then some Pharisees came and tested Him by asking, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any reason?”

And Pharisees came to Him, testing Him and saying, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for every cause?"

The Pharisees also came to him, tempting him, and saying to him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

And there came unto him Pharisees, trying him, and saying, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

And the Pharisees came to him tempting him, and saying, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

And there came unto him Pharisees, tempting him, and saying, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

The Pharisees also came to him, tempting him, and saying to him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?

Then came some of the Pharisees to Him to put Him to the proof by the question, "Has a man a right to divorce his wife whenever he chooses?"

Pharisees came to him, testing him, and saying, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any reason?"

And the Pharisees came near to him, tempting him, and saying to him, 'Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?'
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