New Living Translation
But Jesus knew their evil motives. "You hypocrites!" he said. "Why are you trying to trap me?
King James Bible
But Jesus perceived their wickedness, and said, Why tempt ye me, ye hypocrites?
Darby Bible Translation
But Jesus, knowing their wickedness, said, Why tempt ye me, hypocrites?
World English Bible
But Jesus perceived their wickedness, and said, "Why do you test me, you hypocrites?
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus having known their wickedness, said, 'Why me do ye tempt, hypocrites?
Matthew 22:18 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:18 Ye hypocrites - Pretending a scruple of conscience.
LibraryThe Wedding Garment
The parable may be discoursed upon under five heads. Here is an enemy at the feast; here is the king at the feast; that king becomes the judge at the feast; and hence the enemy becomes the criminal at the feast; and swiftly is removed by the executioner at the feast. I. We see in the text AN ENEMY AT THE FEAST. He came into the banquet when he was bidden, but he came only in appearance, he came not in heart. The banquet was intended for the honour of the son, but this man meant not so; he was willing …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871
The Parable of the Wedding Feast
Making Light of Christ
The Beatific vision
But Jesus knew what they were planning. So he left that area, and many people followed him. He healed all the sick among them,
Now tell us what you think about this: Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"
Here, show me the coin used for the tax." When they handed him a Roman coin,
They were trying to trap him into saying something they could use against him, but Jesus stooped down and wrote in the dust with his finger.
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