Luke 17:23

And they shall say to you, See here; or, see there: go not after them, nor follow them.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they shall say to you, See here, or see there: Goe not after them, nor follow them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"They will say to you, 'Look there! Look here!' Do not go away, and do not run after {them.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they shall say to you, Lo, there! Lo, here! go not away, nor follow after `them':
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if they say to you, See, it is there! or, It is here! do not go away, or go after them.
- Basic English Bible

And they will say to you, Lo here, or Lo there; go not, nor follow [them].
- Darby Bible

And they will say to you, See here; or, see there: go not after them, nor follow them.
- Webster's Bible

And they will say to you, `See there!' `See here!' Do not start off and go in pursuit.
- Weymouth Bible

They will tell you, 'Look, here!' or 'Look, there!' Don't go away, nor follow after them,
- World English Bible

And thei schulen seie to you, Lo! here, and lo there. Nyle ye go, nether sue ye;
- Wycliffe Bible

and they shall say to you, Lo, here; or lo, there; ye may not go away, nor follow;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 17:23


17:23 They shall say, See, Christ is here, or there - Limiting his presence to this or that place. #Mt 24:23|.


Discussion for Luke 17

  • Bruce
    Mary N: Isaiah4:1 Women we're looking for a husband because a lot of men died in war. Many women are willing to marry one man to take away their reproach! They'll take care of their own needs,it won't cost him anything! Their a outcast! not married no garment,his name!
    Without a wedding garment we are an outcast! Matthew22:12-14, are you John6:44,1John1:9,Matthew 3:11
    Changed ll Corinthians5:17
  • Helen B
    To Mary Nickel. See Isaiah 4 verse 1 And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man,saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel only let us be called by thy name, to take away our reproach. Read chapter 3 to better understand this verse.




  • Mary Nickell
    My dad had told me long ago about women being so bad in the last days, and the Bible saying that they would be begging for a man and man would have nothing more to do with them. Was trying to find it and am having trouble with looking for it. If you could find it, I would appreciate it. Thank you
  • Isaac
    from that event there is a lesson of tithe. Ten were heal right? one came back to say THANK u. I found out that Jesus now bless and prayed for him initially he didn't he only sent them. so when we pay tithe from what He has bless us with he add more and increases it, remember also when you say thank you, you enroll for more blessing. 1 return, and he was enroll for more blessing.
  • Irene123
    v. 17 - the 9 that were healed - were just physically healed; the 'one' was spiritually healed - saved. also - this praise the one gave Jesus was done in public and was a witness to many others. we are to be witnesses of him.
  • Eric
    And spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly And turning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes condemned them with an overthrow, making them an ensample unto those that after should live ungodly And delivered just Lot, vexed with the filthy conversation of the wicked:

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