18 And I also say to you that you are Peter, r and on this rock s I will build My church, t and the forces u of * Hades will not overpower it. 19 I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, v and whatever you bind on earth is already bound w in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth is already loosed x in heaven.”
16:18 Peter (Gk Petros) = a specific stone or rock
16:18 Rock (Gk petra) = a rocky crag or bedrock
16:18 * gates
16:19 Or earth will be bound
16:19 Or earth will be loosed
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