Luke 6:26

Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Woe vnto you when all men shall speake well of you: for so did their fathers to the false Prophets.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Woe {to you} when all men speak well of you, for their fathers used to treat the false prophets in the same way.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Woe `unto you', when all men shall speak well of you! for in the same manner did their fathers to the false prophets.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Unhappy are you when all men give you their approval: for so their fathers did to the false prophets.
- Basic English Bible

Woe, when all men speak well of you, for after this manner did their fathers to the false prophets.
- Darby Bible

Woe to you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.
- Webster's Bible

Alas for you when men shall all have spoken well of you; for that is just the way their forefathers behaved to the false Prophets!
- Weymouth Bible

Woe, when men speak well of you, for their fathers did the same thing to the false prophets.
- World English Bible

Wo to you, whanne alle men schulen blesse you; aftir these thingis the fadris of hem diden to profetis.
- Wycliffe Bible

`Wo to you when all men shall speak well of you -- for according to these things were their fathers doing to false prophets.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 6:26


6:26 Wo to you when all men shall speak well of you - But who will believe this?


People's Bible Notes for Luke 6:26


Lu 6:26 When all men shall speak well of you! Those who seek to be universally popular. Whoever does his duty will meet those who oppose him. Christ was reviled and slandered. These four woes are addressed to four classes: (1) Those who worship wealth; (2) those satisfied with their present life; (3) those who live for present enjoyment; (4) those whose aim is human praise and adulation.

Discussion for Luke 6

  • Jack Hughes
    A good heart is a loving heart ! May God Bless !
  • Lilian
    For God is love and he is faithful to his words and to those who diligently seeking him.
    WE ARE BLESSED AND HEALED BECAUSE OF OUR OBEDIENCE. GIVING TITHES IS OUR OBEDIENCE. GOD COMMANDED US TO GIVE WHEN WE GIVE, IT SHALL BE GIVEN BACK TO YOU WITH A GOOD MEASURE. Without Thanksgiving there are no blessings. To thank the blood of Jesus are more than enough to have abundant life. Luke 6:45 to pu
  • Yvonne
    The flesh profit NOTHING!! It's the spirit that counts!! We received the Holy Spirit after Jesus left us in body flesh , His Spirit was sent to us to teach us things ....... With this wisdom we can understand His Words.....
  • 6:37
    Humility should restrains us from overstepping our authority. If we recognize that we are not authorized to sit in judgment, we will not be quick to criticize others for their faults or question their motives.
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    PARADOX. Verse 22-23 ! Blessed am I among'st all of His Holy and Beloved Saints who ever were or will be indeed. To your everlasting Glory Abba Dad and your Majesty Christ Yeshua Jesus indeed, Amen and Amen.
  • Thomas
    it a good vers and challanging in our present world , we have became judges to ourselves. lets give God chance , for God is ony High prist we have .

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