New International Version
Jesus replied, "You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God.
King James Bible
Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jesus answering said to them, Ye err, not knowing the scriptures nor the power of God.
World English Bible
But Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus answering said to them, 'Ye go astray, not knowing the Writings, nor the power of God;
Matthew 22:29 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Ye do err - Or, Ye are deceived - by your impure passions: not knowing the scriptures, which assert the resurrection: - nor the miraculous power of God (την δυναμιν του Θεου) by which it is to be effected. In Avoda Sara, fol. 18, Sanhedrin, fol. 90, it is said: "These are they which shall have no part in the world to come: Those who say, the Lord did not come from heaven; and those who say, the resurrection cannot be proved out of the law."
Their deception appeared in their supposing, that if there were a resurrection, men and women were to marry and be given in marriage as in this life; which our Lord shows is not the case: for men and women there shall be like the angels of God, immortal, and free from all human passions, and from those propensities which were to continue with them only during this present state of existence. There shall be no death; and consequently no need of marriage to maintain the population of the spiritual world.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibrarySacrifice to Caesar or to God
Eversley, 1869. Chester Cathedral, 1872. Matthew xxii. 21. "Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar's; and unto God the things that are God's." Many a sermon has been preached, and many a pamphlet written, on this text, and (as too often has happened to Holy Scripture), it has been made to mean the most opposite doctrines, and twisted in every direction, to suit men's opinions and superstitions. Some have found in it a command to obey tyrants, invaders, any and every government, …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
On the Same Words of the Gospel, Matt. xxii. 42
The Heavenly Banquet.
Profession and Practice.
Now then, at the resurrection, whose wife will she be of the seven, since all of them were married to her?"
Jesus replied, "Are you not in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God?
(They still did not understand from Scripture that Jesus had to rise from the dead.)
1 Corinthians 15:34
Come back to your senses as you ought, and stop sinning; for there are some who are ignorant of God--I say this to your shame.
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