He went out again about the sixth and the ninth hour, and did the same thing. Bible see other translations

“sixth hour; ninth hour.” The sixth hour is our noon, and the ninth hour is our 3 p.m. Both the Jews and Romans divided the day into 12 hours, starting at daylight, roughly 6 a.m.

[For the hours of the day and the watches of the night, see commentary on Mark 6:48.]

Commentary for: Matthew 20:5