19 I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven,(A) and whatever you bind on earth is already bound[a] in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth is already loosed[b] in heaven.”

20 And He gave the disciples orders to tell no one that He was[c] the Messiah.(B)

His Death and Resurrection Predicted

21 From(C) then on Jesus began to point out to His disciples that He must go to Jerusalem and suffer many things from the elders, chief priests, and scribes, be killed, and be raised the third day.(D)

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 16:19 Or earth will be bound
  2. Matthew 16:19 Or earth will be loosed
  3. Matthew 16:20 Other mss add Jesus

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