Luke 22:32

But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But I haue prayed for thee, that thy faith faile not; and when thou art conuerted, strengthen thy brethren.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but I have prayed for you, that your faith may not fail; and you, when once you have turned again, strengthen your brothers."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but I made supplication for thee, that thy faith fail not; and do thou, when once thou hast turned again, establish thy brethren.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But I have made prayer for you, that your faith may not go from you: and when you are turned again, make your brothers strong.
- Basic English Bible

but *I* have besought for thee that thy faith fail not; and *thou*, when once thou hast been restored, confirm thy brethren.
- Darby Bible

But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not; and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.
- Webster's Bible

But *I* have prayed for *you* that your faith may not fail, and you, when at last you have come back to your true self, must strengthen your brethren."
- Weymouth Bible

but I prayed for you, that your faith wouldn't fail. You, when once you have turned again, establish your brothers."
- World English Bible

that thi feith faile not; and thou sum tyme conuertid, conferme thi britheren.
- Wycliffe Bible

and I besought for thee, that thy faith may not fail; and thou, when thou didst turn, strengthen thy brethren.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 22:32


22:32 But I have prayed for thee - Who wilt be in the greatest danger of all: that thy faith fail not - Altogether: and when thou art returned - From thy flight, strengthen thy brethren - All that are weak in faith; perhaps scandalized at thy fall.


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.
  • Mathen K. Samuel for verse 36
    Sell yr coat buy Sword. NEW Am standard Bible Satisfy with minimum things either dress, food, money etc... in life Strive for Double Edged Sword- Hebrews 4:12-13 Revelation 1:16-18

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