New American Standard Bible
Then He warned the disciples that they should tell no one that He was the Christ.
King James Bible
Then charged he his disciples that they should tell no man that he was Jesus the Christ.
Darby Bible Translation
Then he enjoined on his disciples that they should say to no man that he was the Christ.
World English Bible
Then he commanded the disciples that they should tell no one that he was Jesus the Christ.
Young's Literal Translation
Then did he charge his disciples that they may say to no one that he is Jesus the Christ.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Then charged ... - That is, he commanded them.
Mark 8:30 and Luke Luk 9:21 say (in Greek) that he strictly or severely charged them. He laid emphasis on it, as a matter of much importance. The reason of this seems to be that his time had not fully come; that he was not willing to rouse the Jewish malice, and to endanger his life, by having it proclaimed that he was the Messiah. The word "Jesus" is wanting in many manuscripts, and should probably be omitted: "Then he charged them strictly to tell no man that he was the Christ or Messiah."
LibraryThe Divine Christ Confessed, the Suffering Christ Denied
'When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Phllippi, He asked His disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of Man am? 14. And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist; some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets. 15. He saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am? 16. And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God. 17. And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed art thou, Simon Bar-jona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Words with a Freshly Honed Razor-Edge.
The Great Confession - the Great Commission - the Great Instruction - the Great Temptation - the Great Decision.
Last Journey of Jesus to Jerusalem.
Jacob was the father of Joseph the husband of Mary, by whom Jesus was born, who is called the Messiah.
And Jesus said to him, "See that you tell no one; but go, show yourself to the priest and present the offering that Moses commanded, as a testimony to them."
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God."
And He warned them to tell no one about Him.
for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.
But He warned them and instructed them not to tell this to anyone,
She said to Him, "Yes, Lord; I have believed that You are the Christ, the Son of God, even He who comes into the world."
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