New American Standard Bible
Now during the day He was teaching in the temple, but at evening He would go out and spend the night on the mount that is called Olivet.
King James Bible
And in the day time he was teaching in the temple; and at night he went out, and abode in the mount that is called the mount of Olives.
Darby Bible Translation
And by day he was teaching in the temple, and by night, going out, he remained abroad on the mountain called the mount of Olives;
World English Bible
Every day Jesus was teaching in the temple, and every night he would go out and spend the night on the mountain that is called Olivet.
Young's Literal Translation
And he was during the days in the temple teaching, and during the nights, going forth, he was lodging at the mount called of Olives;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
See the notes at Matthew 21:17.
Came early in the morning - He returned early from the Mount of Olives, and taught in the temple. Our Saviour did not waste his mornings in idleness or sleep. He rose early and repaired to the temple. The people, also, flocked to the sanctuary to hear him. This example is at once an encouragement to early rising and to the early worship of God. It is a reproof of those who spend the part of the day best fitted for devotion in unnecessary sleep; and it shows the propriety, where it can be done, of assembling early in the morning for prayer and the worship of God. Early prayer-meetings have the countenance of the Saviour, and will be found to be eminently conducive to the promotion of religion. The whole example of Jesus goes to show the importance of beginning the day with God, and of lifting up the heart to him for direction, for the supply of our wants, and for preservation from temptation, before the mind is engrossed by the cares, and distracted by the perplexities, and led away by the temptations of this life. Commencing the day with God is like arresting evil at the fountain; prayer at any other time, without this, is an attempt to arrest it when it has swollen to a stream and rolls on like a torrent. Let the day be begun with God, and the work of piety is easy. Let the world have the ascendency in the morning, and it will be likely to have it also at noonday and at evening.
LibraryWhen Shall These Things Be?
'And when ye shall see Jerusalem compassed with armies, then know that the desolation thereof is nigh. 21. Then let them which are in Judea flee to the mountains; and let them which are in the midst of it depart out; and let not them that are in the countries enter thereinto. 22. For these be the days of vengeance, that all things which are written may he fulfilled. 23. But woe unto them that are with child, and to them that give suck, in those days! for there shall be great distress in the land, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
Sermon for the Second Sunday in Advent
July 18 Evening
Two Forms of one Saying
When they had approached Jerusalem and had come to Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples,
At that time Jesus said to the crowds, "Have you come out with swords and clubs to arrest Me as you would against a robber? Every day I used to sit in the temple teaching and you did not seize Me.
When evening came, they would go out of the city.
"Every day I was with you in the temple teaching, and you did not seize Me; but this has taken place to fulfill the Scriptures."
When He approached Bethphage and Bethany, near the mount that is called Olivet, He sent two of the disciples,
And He was teaching daily in the temple; but the chief priests and the scribes and the leading men among the people were trying to destroy Him,
And He came out and proceeded as was His custom to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples also followed Him.
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