Matthew 27:5
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English Standard Version
And throwing down the pieces of silver into the temple, he departed, and he went and hanged himself.

King James Bible
And he cast down the pieces of silver in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.

American Standard Version
And he cast down the pieces of silver into the sanctuary, and departed; and he went away and hanged himself.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And casting down the pieces of silver in the temple, he departed: and went and hanged himself with an halter.

English Revised Version
And he cast down the pieces of silver into the sanctuary, and departed; and he went away and hanged himself.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he cast down the pieces of silver in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.

Weymouth New Testament
Flinging the shekels into the Sanctuary he left the place, and went and hanged himself.

Matthew 27:5 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

In the temple

But the best reading is εἰς τὸν ναόν, into the sanctuary. He cast the pieces over the barrier of the enclosure which surrounded the sanctuary, or temple proper, and within which only the priests were allowed, and therefore into the sanctuary.

Matthew 27:5 Parallel Commentaries

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and departed.

Judges 9:54 Then he called hastily to the young man his armor bearer, and said to him, Draw your sword, and slay me, that men say not of me...

1 Samuel 31:4,5 Then said Saul to his armor bearer, Draw your sword, and thrust me through therewith...

2 Samuel 17:23 And when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled his donkey, and arose, and got him home to his house, to his city...

1 Kings 16:18 And it came to pass, when Zimri saw that the city was taken, that he went into the palace of the king's house...

Job 2:9 Then said his wife to him, Do you still retain your integrity? curse God, and die.

Job 7:15 So that my soul chooses strangling, and death rather than my life.

Psalm 55:23 But you, O God, shall bring them down into the pit of destruction: bloody and deceitful men shall not live out half their days...

Acts 1:18,19 Now this man purchased a field with the reward of iniquity; and falling headlong, he burst asunder in the middle...

Cross References
2 Samuel 17:23
When Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled his donkey and went off home to his own city. He set his house in order and hanged himself, and he died and was buried in the tomb of his father.

Matthew 26:61
and said, "This man said, 'I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to rebuild it in three days.'"

Matthew 27:6
But the chief priests, taking the pieces of silver, said, "It is not lawful to put them into the treasury, since it is blood money."

Luke 1:9
according to the custom of the priesthood, he was chosen by lot to enter the temple of the Lord and burn incense.

Luke 1:21
And the people were waiting for Zechariah, and they were wondering at his delay in the temple.

Acts 1:18
(Now this man acquired a field with the reward of his wickedness, and falling headlong he burst open in the middle and all his bowels gushed out.

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