Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Matthew 9:36 in English Standard Version "When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd." Nu 27:17 who shall go out before them and come in before them, who shall lead them out and bring them in, that the congregation of the Lord may not be as sheep that have no shepherd.” 1Ki 22:17 And he said, “I saw all Israel scattered on the mountains, as sheep that have no shepherd. And the Lord said, ‘These have no master; let each return to his home in peace.’” Eze 34:5 So they were scattered, because there was no shepherd, and they became food for all the wild beasts. My sheep were scattered; Mt 14:14 When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them and healed their sick. Mr 6:34 When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. And he began to teach them many things.