Luke 22:16

For I say unto you, I will not any more eat thereof, until it be fulfilled in the kingdom of God.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I say vnto you, I will not any more eate thereof, vntill it be fulfilled in the kingdome of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for I say to you, I shall never again eat it until it is fulfilled in the kingdom of God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for I say unto you, I shall not eat it, until it be fulfilled in the kingdom of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I say to you, I will not take it till it is made complete in the kingdom of God.
- Basic English Bible

For I say unto you, that I will not eat any more at all of it until it be fulfilled in the kingdom of God.
- Darby Bible

For I say to you, I will not any more eat of it until it shall be fulfilled in the kingdom of God.
- Webster's Bible

for I tell you that I certainly shall not eat one again till its full meaning has been brought out in the Kingdom of God."
- Weymouth Bible

for I tell you, I will no longer by any means eat of it until it is fulfilled in the Kingdom of God."
- World English Bible

for Y seie to you, that fro this tyme Y schal not ete it, til it be fulfillid in the rewme of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for I say to you, that no more may I eat of it till it may be fulfilled in the reign of God.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 22:16


22:16 For I will not eat thereof any more - That is, it will be the last I shall eat with you before I die. The kingdom of God did not properly commence till his resurrection. Then was fulfilled what was typified by the passover.


Discussion for Luke 22

  • BSP
    Jesus had such great confidence and faith in his disciples that he made a covenant with them in verses 28 and 29.
  • Cecilia
    It teaches us to be calm when reacting to any situation and also to humble ourselves.
  • Teresa
    I think this was to show humbleness.
  • Charles Coleman
    Is foot washing a commandment of Christ as the LOrd's supper seems to be?
  • Tim Dean
    In order to clearly understand the purpose of the sword, we must first rightly divide the meaning and context of "turn the other cheek. God NEVER intended for us to be door mats or yard dogs to be kicked and slapped for someone else's entertainment. Rather, we are taught by God's Word that we are the righteousness of God through Jesus Christ. We are supposed to walk with power and authority.
  • I fully agree with both Mark and Kevin. Else why did Jesus rebuke Peter for his use of the sword? Still, I can also understand why Peter thought it was the right thing to do at the time. Paul helps US when he writes, The weapons of OUR warfare are not carnal...

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