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Matthew 26:10

    Matthew 26:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When Jesus understood it, he said unto them, Why trouble ye the woman? for she hath wrought a good work upon me.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When Jesus understood it, he said to them, Why trouble you the woman? for she has worked a good work on me.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But Jesus perceiving it said unto them, Why trouble ye the woman? for she hath wrought a good work upon me.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But Jesus, seeing it, said to them, Why are you troubling the woman? she has done a kind act to me.

    Webster's Revision

    But Jesus perceiving it said unto them, Why trouble ye the woman? for she hath wrought a good work upon me.

    World English Bible

    However, knowing this, Jesus said to them, "Why do you trouble the woman? Because she has done a good work for me.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But Jesus perceiving it said unto them, Why trouble ye the woman? for she hath wrought a good work upon me.

    Definitions for Matthew 26:10

    Wrought - Worked; made.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 26:10

    Why trouble ye the woman? - Or, Why do ye put the woman to pain? See this sense of κοπους παρεχειν, established by Kypke in loco. A generous mind is ever pained when it is denied the opportunity of doing good, or when its proffered kindness is refused.

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 26:10

    Trouble ye the woman - That is, disturb her mind by insinuations, as if she had done wrong.

    A good work on me - She has done it with a mind grateful, and full of love to me.

    The work was good, also, as it was preparative for his death, Matthew 26:12.