New Living Translation
They love to receive respectful greetings as they walk in the marketplaces, and to be called 'Rabbi.'
King James Bible
And greetings in the markets, and to be called of men, Rabbi, Rabbi.
Darby Bible Translation
and salutations in the market-places, and to be called of men, Rabbi, Rabbi.
World English Bible
the salutations in the marketplaces, and to be called 'Rabbi, Rabbi' by men.
Young's Literal Translation
and the salutations in the market-places, and to be called by men, Rabbi, Rabbi.
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CommentaryMatthew 23:7 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryAmong the People, and with the Pharisees
It would have been difficult to proceed far either in Galilee or in Judaea without coming into contact with an altogether peculiar and striking individuality, differing from all around, and which would at once arrest attention. This was the Pharisee. Courted or feared, shunned or flattered, reverently looked up to or laughed at, he was equally a power everywhere, both ecclesiastically and politically, as belonging to the most influential, the most zealous, and the most closely-connected religions …
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life
The General Service to a Prophet.
Liberty of Conscience Threatened
Of the Power of Making Laws. The Cruelty of the Pope and his Adherents, in this Respect, in Tyrannically Oppressing and Destroying Souls.
"To what can I compare this generation? It is like children playing a game in the public square. They complain to their friends,
"Don't let anyone call you 'Rabbi,' for you have only one teacher, and all of you are equal as brothers and sisters.
Judas, the one who would betray him, also asked, "Rabbi, am I the one?" And Jesus told him, "You have said it."
So Judas came straight to Jesus. "Greetings, Rabbi!" he exclaimed and gave him the kiss.
Peter exclaimed, "Rabbi, it's wonderful for us to be here! Let's make three shelters as memorials--one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah."
"What do you want me to do for you?" Jesus asked. "My rabbi," the blind man said, "I want to see!"
Peter remembered what Jesus had said to the tree on the previous day and exclaimed, "Look, Rabbi! The fig tree you cursed has withered and died!"
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