New Living Translation
Jesus knew what they were thinking, so he asked them, "Why do you have such evil thoughts in your hearts?
King James Bible
And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?
Darby Bible Translation
And Jesus, seeing their thoughts, said, Why do ye think evil things in your hearts?
World English Bible
Jesus, knowing their thoughts, said, "Why do you think evil in your hearts?
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus, having known their thoughts, said, 'Why think ye evil in your hearts?
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THIS is said of Christ Jesus several times in the New Testament. The original word is a very remarkable one. It is not found in classic Greek. It is not found in the Septuagint. The fact is, it was a word coined by the evangelists themselves. They did not find one in the whole Greek language that suited their purpose, and therefore they had to make one. It is expressive of the deepest emotion; a striving of the bowels--a yearning of the innermost nature with pity. As the dictionaries tell us-- Ex …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 60: 1914
Eleventh Day for More Labourers
Dread of Ridicule.
You know when I sit down or stand up. You know my thoughts even when I'm far away.
Jesus knew their thoughts and replied, "Any kingdom divided by civil war is doomed. A town or family splintered by feuding will fall apart.
But Jesus knew their thoughts. He said to the man with the deformed hand, "Come and stand in front of everyone." So the man came forward.
But Jesus knew their thoughts, so he brought a little child to his side.
No one needed to tell him what mankind is really like.
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