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Matthew 9:6–8

But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins—he then said to the paralytic—Rise, pick up your bed and go home.” And he rose and went home. When the crowds saw it, cthey were afraid, and cthey glorified God, who had dgiven such authority to men.

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Matthew 9:6–8 — The New International Version (NIV)

But I want you to know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.” So he said to the paralyzed man, Get up, take your mat and go home.” Then the man got up and went home. When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe; and they praised God, who had given such authority to man.

Matthew 9:6–8 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (then saith he to the sick of the palsy,) Arise, take up thy bed, and go unto thine house. And he arose, and departed to his house. But when the multitudes saw it, they marvelled, and glorified God, which had given such power unto men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — New Living Translation (NLT)

So I will prove to you that the Son of Man has the authority on earth to forgive sins.” Then Jesus turned to the paralyzed man and said, Stand up, pick up your mat, and go home!”

And the man jumped up and went home! Fear swept through the crowd as they saw this happen. And they praised God for giving humans such authority.

Matthew 9:6–8 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

But that you may know that the Son of Man has power on earth to forgive sins—then He said to the paralytic, Arise, take up your bed, and go to your house.” And he arose and departed to his house.

Now when the multitudes saw it, they marveled and glorified God, who had given such power to men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — New Century Version (NCV)

But I will prove to you that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.” Then Jesus said to the paralyzed man, “Stand up, take your mat, and go home.” And the man stood up and went home. When the people saw this, they were amazed and praised God for giving power like this to human beings.

Matthew 9:6–8 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

But that ye may know that the Son of man hath authority on earth to forgive sins (then saith he to the sick of the palsy), Arise, and take up thy bed, and go unto thy house. And he arose, and departed to his house. But when the multitudes saw it, they were afraid, and glorified God, who had given such authority unto men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

But that ye may know that the Son of man has power on earth to forgive sins, (then he says to the paralytic,) Rise up, take up thy bed and go to thy house. And he rose up and went to his house. But the crowds seeing it, were in fear, and glorified God who gave such power to men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

I want you to know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.” Then he said to the paralyzed man, “Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home.” 

So the man got up and went home. When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe and praised God for giving such authority to humans. 

Matthew 9:6–8 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

But so you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins—then He told the paralytic, Get up, pick up your mat, and go home.” And he got up and went home. When the crowds saw this, they were awestruck and gave glory to God who had given such authority to men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins—he then said to the paralytic—Stand up, take your bed and go to your home.” And he stood up and went to his home. When the crowds saw it, they were filled with awe, and they glorified God, who had given such authority to human beings.

Matthew 9:6–8 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

But in order that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins,” then he said to the paralytic, “Get up, pick up your stretcher and go to your home.” And he got up and went to his home. But when the crowds saw this, they were afraid and glorified God who had given such authority to men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

I want you to know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.”

Then he spoke to the man who could not walk. “Get up,” he said. “Take your mat and go home.” The man got up and went home.

When the crowd saw this, they were filled with wonder. They praised God for giving that kind of authority to men.

Matthew 9:6–8 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sinsthen He said to the paralytic, Get up, pick up your bed and go home.”

And he got up and went home.

But when the crowds saw this, they were awestruck, and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.


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