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Matthew 13:27

    Matthew 13:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst not thou sow good seed in thy field? from whence then hath it tares?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So the servants of the householder came and said to him, Sir, did not you sow good seed in your field? from where then has it tares?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst thou not sow good seed in thy field? whence then hath it tares?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the servants of the master of the house came and said to him, Sir, did you not put good seed in your field? how then has it evil plants?

    Webster's Revision

    And the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst thou not sow good seed in thy field? whence then hath it tares?

    World English Bible

    The servants of the householder came and said to him, 'Sir, didn't you sow good seed in your field? Where did this darnel come from?'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst thou not sow good seed in thy field? whence then hath it tares?

    Definitions for Matthew 13:27

    Tares - Weeds found in grain.
    Whence - From where.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 13:27

    So the servants - said unto him, Sir, didst not thou sow - A faithful and vigilant minister of Christ fails not to discover the evil, to lament it, and to address himself to God by prayer, in order to find out the cause of it, and to receive from him proper information how to behave on the occasion.