Matthew 19:8

English Standard Version

8 He said to them, “Because of your hardness of heart Moses allowed you to divorce your wives, but from the beginning it was not so. (Mr3:5; Mr6:52; Mr16:14; Heb3:8)

New International Version

8 Jesus replied, “Moses permitted you to divorce your wives because your hearts were hard. But it was not this way from the beginning.

New Int. Readers Version

8 Jesus replied, “Moses let you divorce your wives because you were stubborn. But it was not this way from the beginning.

King James Version

8 He saith unto them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so.