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Matthew 8:18

    Matthew 8:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandment to depart unto the other side.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandment to depart to the other side.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandments to depart unto the other side.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when Jesus saw a great mass of people about him, he gave an order to go to the other side.

    Webster's Revision

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandments to depart unto the other side.

    World English Bible

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes around him, he gave the order to depart to the other side.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandment to depart unto the other side.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 8:18

    Unto the other side - Viz. of the lake of Genesareth, whence he proceeded to the country of the Gergesenes, Matthew 8:28.

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 8:18

    Unto the other side - Jesus was now in Capernaum, a city at the northwest corner of the Sea of Tiberias, or Sea of Galilee. See the notes at Matthew 4:18. The country to which he purposed to go was the region on the east of the Sea of Tiberias.

    Wesley's Notes on Matthew 8:18

    8:18 He commanded to go to the other side - That both himself and the people might have a little rest.