Mark 14:58
New International Version
“We heard him say, ‘I will destroy this temple made with human hands and in three days will build another, not made with hands.’”

New Living Translation
“We heard him say, ‘I will destroy this Temple made with human hands, and in three days I will build another, made without human hands.’”

English Standard Version
“We heard him say, ‘I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another, not made with hands.’”

Berean Study Bible
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this man-made temple, and in three days I will build another that is made without hands.’ ”

Berean Literal Bible
"We heard Him saying, 'I will destroy this temple, the one made with hands, and in three days I will build another, not made with hands.'"

King James Bible
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and within three days I will build another made without hands.

New King James Version
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this temple made with hands, and within three days I will build another made without hands.’ ”

New American Standard Bible
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this temple that was made by hands, and in three days I will build another, made without hands.’”

NASB 1995
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this temple made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.’”

NASB 1977
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this temple made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.’”

Amplified Bible
“We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this temple (sanctuary) that was made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.’”

Christian Standard Bible
“We heard him say, ‘I will destroy this temple made with human hands, and in three days I will build another not made by hands.’ ”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
We heard Him say, ‘I will demolish this sanctuary made by human hands, and in three days I will build another not made by hands.’”

American Standard Version
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“We have heard him say, 'I shall destroy this temple that is made with hands and in three days I shall build another that is not made with hands.'”

Contemporary English Version
"We heard him say he would tear down this temple that we built. He also claimed that in three days he would build another one without any help."

Douay-Rheims Bible
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple made with hands, and within three days I will build another not made with hands.

English Revised Version
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.

Good News Translation
"We heard him say, 'I will tear down this Temple which men have made, and after three days I will build one that is not made by men.'"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"We heard him say, 'I'll tear down this temple made by humans, and in three days I'll build another temple, one not made by human hands.'"

International Standard Version
"We ourselves heard him say, 'I will destroy this sanctuary made by human hands, and in three days I will build another one not made by human hands.'"

Literal Standard Version
“We heard Him saying, I will throw down this temple made with hands, and by three days, I will build another made without hands”;

NET Bible
"We heard him say, 'I will destroy this temple made with hands and in three days build another not made with hands.'"

New Heart English Bible
"We heard him say, 'I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.'"

Weymouth New Testament
"We have heard him say, 'I will pull down this Sanctuary built by human hands, and three days afterwards I will erect another built without hands.'"

World English Bible
"We heard him say, 'I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.'"

Young's Literal Translation
'We heard him saying -- I will throw down this sanctuary made with hands, and by three days, another made without hands I will build;'

Additional Translations ...
Context
Jesus Faces the Sanhedrin
57Then some men stood up and testified falsely against Him: 58 “We heard Him say, ‘I will destroy this man-made temple, and in three days I will build another that is made without hands.’” 59But even their testimony was inconsistent.…

Cross References
Matthew 26:61
and declared, "This man said, 'I am able to destroy the temple of God and rebuild it in three days.'"

Mark 14:57
Then some men stood up and testified falsely against Him:

Mark 14:59
But even their testimony was inconsistent.

Mark 15:29
And those who passed by heaped abuse on Him, shaking their heads and saying, "Aha! You who are going to destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days,

John 2:19
Jesus answered, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up again."

2 Corinthians 5:1
Now we know that if the earthly tent we live in is dismantled, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands.

Hebrews 9:11
But when Christ came as high priest of the good things that have come, He went through the greater and more perfect tabernacle that is not made by hands and is not a part of this creation.


Treasury of Scripture

We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and within three days I will build another made without hands.

Daniel 2:34,45
Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out without hands, which smote the image upon his feet that were of iron and clay, and brake them to pieces…

Acts 7:48
Howbeit the most High dwelleth not in temples made with hands; as saith the prophet,

2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.









(58) This temple.--The word here, as in Matthew 26:61 and John 2:19, is that which indicates generally the sanctuary or shrine, and here the "Holy Place" of the Temple.

Made with hands . . . made without hands.--The antithesis is peculiar to St. Mark, but we may, perhaps, trace an echo of it in the "more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands," of Hebrews 9:11.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
“We
Ἡμεῖς (Hēmeis)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Nominative 1st Person Plural
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

heard
ἠκούσαμεν (ēkousamen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Plural
Strong's 191: To hear, listen, comprehend by hearing; pass: is heard, reported. A primary verb; to hear.

Him
αὐτοῦ (autou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

say,
λέγοντος (legontos)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

‘I
Ἐγὼ (Egō)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Nominative 1st Person Singular
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

will destroy
καταλύσω (katalysō)
Verb - Future Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's 2647: From kata and luo; to loosen down, i.e. to demolish; specially to halt for the night.

this
τοῦτον (touton)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3778: This; he, she, it.

man-made
χειροποίητον (cheiropoiēton)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 5499: Done or made with hands, artificial. From cheir and a derivative of poieo; manufactured, i.e. Of human construction.

temple,
ναὸν (naon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3485: A temple, a shrine, that part of the temple where God himself resides. From a primary naio; a fane, shrine, temple.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

in
διὰ (dia)
Preposition
Strong's 1223: A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through.

three
τριῶν (triōn)
Adjective - Genitive Feminine Plural
Strong's 5140: Three. Or neuter tria a primary number; 'three'.

days
ἡμερῶν (hēmerōn)
Noun - Genitive Feminine Plural
Strong's 2250: A day, the period from sunrise to sunset.

I will build
οἰκοδομήσω (oikodomēsō)
Verb - Future Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's 3618: From the same as oikodome; to be a house-builder, i.e. Construct or confirm.

another [that is]
ἄλλον (allon)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 243: Other, another (of more than two), different. A primary word; 'else, ' i.e. Different.

made without hands.’”
ἀχειροποίητον (acheiropoiēton)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 886: Not made with hands. Unmanufactured, i.e. Inartificial.


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