New International Version
Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces; anyone on whom it falls will be crushed."
King James Bible
Whosoever shall fall upon that stone shall be broken; but on whomsoever it shall fall, it will grind him to powder.
Darby Bible Translation
Every one falling on this stone shall be broken, but on whomsoever it shall fall, it shall grind him to powder.
World English Bible
Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces, but it will crush whomever it falls on to dust."
Young's Literal Translation
every one who hath fallen on that stone shall be broken, and on whom it may fall, it will crush him to pieces.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Grind him to powder - See on Matthew 21:44 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
shall fall. This is an allusion to the Jewish mode of stoning. 'The place of stoning was twice as high as a man. From the top of this one of the witnesses struck the culprit on the loins, and felled him to the ground: if he died of this, well; if not, the other witness threw a stone upon his heart,' etc. Our Lord seems to refer not only to the dreadful crushing of the Jews by the Romans, but also to their general dispersion to the present day.
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'Whose image and superscription hath it?'--Luke xx. 24. It is no unusual thing for antagonists to join forces in order to crush a third person obnoxious to both. So in this incident we have an unnatural alliance of the two parties in Jewish politics who were at daggers drawn. The representatives of the narrow conservative Judaism, which loathed a foreign yoke, in the person of the Pharisees and Scribes, and the Herodians, the partisans of a foreigner and a usurper, lay their heads together to propose …
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Many of them will stumble; they will fall and be broken, they will be snared and captured."
Anyone who falls on this stone will be broken to pieces; anyone on whom it falls will be crushed."
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