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Matthew 12:26

    Matthew 12:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And if Satan cast out Satan, he is divided against himself; how shall then his kingdom stand?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And if Satan cast out Satan, he is divided against himself; how shall then his kingdom stand?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and if Satan casteth out Satan, he is divided against himself; how then shall his kingdom stand?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And if Satan sends out Satan, he makes war against himself; how then will he keep his kingdom?

    Webster's Revision

    and if Satan casteth out Satan, he is divided against himself; how then shall his kingdom stand?

    World English Bible

    If Satan casts out Satan, he is divided against himself. How then will his kingdom stand?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and if Satan casteth out Satan, he is divided against himself; how then shall his kingdom stand?

    Definitions for Matthew 12:26

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.
    Satan - Adversary.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 12:26

    If Satan cast out Satan - A good cause will produce a good effect, and an evil cause an evil effect. Were I on Satan's side, I would act for his interest and confirm his influence among you; but I oppose his maxims by my doctrine, and his influence by my power.

    Wesley's Notes on Matthew 12:26

    12:26 How shall his kingdom be established - Does not that subtle spirit know thin is not the way to establish his kingdom?