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Matthew 21:42 New King James Version (NKJV)

42 Jesus said to them, “Have you never read in the Scriptures:

‘The stone which the builders rejected
Has become the chief cornerstone.
This was the Lord’s doing,
And it is marvelous in our eyes’?

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Matthew 21:42 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

42 Jesus *said to them, “Did you never read in the Scriptures,

The stone which the builders rejected,
This became the chief corner stone;
This came about from the Lord,
And it is marvelous in our eyes’?

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Matthew 21:42 Amplified Bible (AMP)

42 Jesus asked them, “Have you never read in the Scriptures:

The [very] [a]Stone which the builders rejected and threw away,
Has become the chief Cornerstone;
This is the Lord’s doing,
And it is marvelous and wonderful in our eyes’?

Footnotes:

  1. Matthew 21:42 This quotation from a Messianic psalm refers to the coming rejection and crucifixion of Jesus, and His resurrection as the Cornerstone of mankind’s redemption.
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Matthew 21:42 New International Version (NIV)

42 Jesus said to them, “Have you never read in the Scriptures:

“‘The stone the builders rejected
    has become the cornerstone;
the Lord has done this,
    and it is marvelous in our eyes’[a]?

Footnotes:

  1. Matthew 21:42 Psalm 118:22,23
New International Version (NIV)

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Matthew 21:42 King James Version (KJV)

42 Jesus saith unto them, Did ye never read in the scriptures, The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner: this is the Lord's doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes?

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