Luke 4:19

To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

To preach the acceptable yeere of the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

TO PROCLAIM THE FAVORABLE YEAR OF THE LORD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.
- American Standard Version (1901)

To give knowledge that the year of the Lord's good pleasure is come.
- Basic English Bible

to preach [the] acceptable year of [the] Lord.
- Darby Bible

To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.
- Webster's Bible

to proclaim the year of acceptance with the Lord."
- Weymouth Bible

and to proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord."
- World English Bible

and to preche remyssioun to prisoneris, and siyt to blynde men, and to delyuere brokun men in to remissioun; to preche the yeer of the Lord plesaunt, and the dai of yeldyng ayen.
- Wycliffe Bible

To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 4:19


4:19 The acceptable year - Plainly alluding to the year of jubilee, when all, both debtors and servants, were set free.


Discussion for Luke 4

  • Bruce
    You should read that part of job and you'll see he never asked. nobody said anything about the power of God. you're in denial of Satan's power! he destroys lives with his power! That's why you need the armor of God. if he have no power we wouldn't need armor! We would be living in the Garden of Eden.
  • Steve morrow
    john 19:11 JESUS answered thou couldest have no power at all against me except it were given thee from above therefore he that delivered ME unto thee hath the greater sin---revelation 19:20 and the beast was taken and with him the false that wrought miracles before him with which he deceived them that had the mark of the beast and them that worshipped his image these both were cast into a........
  • Irene123
    To Bruce - I can see you WANT satan to have his own power; Jesus is bigger than that, Bruce; Jesus is God and He is ALL powerful; if God created satan - you know God is ALL power - and satan as none. It's just - common sense. "Come, let us reason together ..............."; God wants us to use our common He gave us. And - why do you think satan was there before God that day? To ASK ...........
  • Bruce
    Irene: Satan never asked for permission he never even mentioned Job. God mentioned to him consider Job. God told Job go ahead do what you want. He can play with the weather, he can play with the minds of people to hurt others! He's taken moreto hell then that are going to heaven I think thats power! He is called ruler,king,prince of the air. Put on all the armor to stand against his power!
  • Irene123
    To Bruce on satan - he doesn't have power. Job 1:6-12. He has to present himself before God and ask permission. God allows him to grieve us to test our love and faith for Him. Greater is He that is in you than he that is in the world.
  • Bruce
    Michael C: Satan has power and authority to give power and authority, Revelations 13. Destroyer of life 1Peter 5:8. ) Giver of life Romans 10:13

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