New International Version
"Woe to you, because you build tombs for the prophets, and it was your ancestors who killed them.
King James Bible
Woe unto you! for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
Darby Bible Translation
Woe unto you, for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, but your fathers killed them.
World English Bible
Woe to you! For you build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
Young's Literal Translation
'Woe to you, because ye build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Ye build the sepulchres - That is, ye rebuild and beautify them. See on Matthew 23:29 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single thy whole body also is full of light.--LUKE 11:34. The natural man receiveth not the things of the Spint of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.--Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.--We all, with open face beholding …
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How to Pray
It Shall not be Forgiven.
The Magnificence of Prayer
"Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which look beautiful on the outside but on the inside are full of the bones of the dead and everything unclean.
"Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You build tombs for the prophets and decorate the graves of the righteous.
So you testify that you approve of what your ancestors did; they killed the prophets, and you build their tombs.
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