New International Version
The curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom.
King James Bible
And the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom.
Darby Bible Translation
And the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom.
World English Bible
The veil of the temple was torn in two from the top to the bottom.
Young's Literal Translation
and the veil of the sanctuary was rent in two, from top to bottom,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Gave up the ghost - This was about three o'clock, or what was termed by the Jews the ninth hour; about the time that the paschal lamb was usually sacrificed. The darkness mentioned here must have endured about two hours and a half. Concerning this eclipse, see on Matthew 27:45 (note).
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'And they compel one Simon, a Cyrenian, who passed by, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear His Cross.'--Mark xv. 21. How little these soldiers knew that they were making this man immortal! What a strange fate that is which has befallen chose persons in the Gospel narrative, who for an instant came into contact with Jesus Christ. Like ships passing athwart the white ghostlike splendour of moonlight on the sea, they gleam silvery pure for a moment as they cross its …
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"Make a curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim woven into it by a skilled worker.
At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split
for the sun stopped shining. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two.
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