New Living Translation
What sorrow awaits you! For you build monuments for the prophets your own ancestors killed long ago.
King James Bible
Woe unto you! for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
Darby Bible Translation
Woe unto you, for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, but your fathers killed them.
World English Bible
Woe to you! For you build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
Young's Literal Translation
'Woe to you, because ye build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
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Discourse 6 "Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them: Otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven. Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth: That thine alms may be in secret: And thy Father, which seeth in …
John Wesley—Sermons on Several Occasions
A Greater than Solomon
The Ministration of the Spirit and Prayer
Because of his Importunity
"What sorrow awaits you teachers of religious law and you Pharisees. Hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs--beautiful on the outside but filled on the inside with dead people's bones and all sorts of impurity.
"What sorrow awaits you teachers of religious law and you Pharisees. Hypocrites! For you build tombs for the prophets your ancestors killed, and you decorate the monuments of the godly people your ancestors destroyed.
But in fact, you stand as witnesses who agree with what your ancestors did. They killed the prophets, and you join in their crime by building the monuments!
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