New Living Translation
Then his disciples began arguing about which of them was the greatest.
King James Bible
Then there arose a reasoning among them, which of them should be greatest.
Darby Bible Translation
And a reasoning came in amongst them, who should be the greatest of them.
World English Bible
There arose an argument among them about which of them was the greatest.
Young's Literal Translation
And there entered a reasoning among them, this, Who may be greater of them?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:46 And there arose a reasoning among them - This kind of reasoning always arose at the most improper times that could be imagined.
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About that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, "Who is greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?"
After they arrived at Capernaum and settled in a house, Jesus asked his disciples, "What were you discussing out on the road?"
Then they began to argue among themselves about who would be the greatest among them.
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