Luke 8:17

For nothing is secret, that shall not be made manifest; neither any thing hid, that shall not be known and come abroad.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For nothing is secret, that shall not be made manifest: neither any thing hid, that shall not be knowen, and come abroad.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For nothing is hidden that will not become evident, nor {anything} secret that will not be known and come to light.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For nothing is hid, that shall not be made manifest; nor `anything' secret, that shall not be known and come to light.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For nothing is put out of view which will not be made clear, and nothing is secret of which the knowledge will not come to light.
- Basic English Bible

For there is nothing hid which shall not become manifest, nor secret which shall not be known and come to light.
- Darby Bible

For nothing is secret, that shall not be made manifest; neither any thing hid, that shall not be known, and come abroad.
- Webster's Bible

There is nothing hidden, which shall not be openly seen; nor anything secret, which shall not be known and come into the light of day.
- Weymouth Bible

For nothing is hidden, that will not be revealed; nor anything secret, that will not be known and come to light.
- World English Bible

For ther is no priuei thing, which schal not be openyd, nether hid thing, which schal not be knowun, and come in to open.
- Wycliffe Bible

for nothing is secret, that shall not become manifest, nor hid, that shall not be known, and become manifest.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 8:17


8:17 For nothing is hid - Strive not to conceal it at all; for you can conceal nothing long. #Mt 10:26|; Mr 4:22; Lu 12:2.


Discussion for Luke 8

  • BSP
    This illustration shows the importance of listening to what we read in God's Word and making sure that we apply it in our lives.
  • Dewey J
    Lou Charles, the reason Jesus would tell people that is he attempted to control his fame in order to minimize the effects of the enemies of the gospel or his work of salvation on planet earth. Glory be to God in the highest through our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Amen!
  • Lou Charles
    I love from verse 43 the woman with the issue of blood, and the way she got healed, a lot of us give up,but she did not give up she pressed through the crowd and the result was her healing, thank God..so we ought to press through and never give up for God was able then and certainly he is able now,.....

    Question. Why did Jesus say to tell no one ,I always wonder why, what he dose is something goo
  • Wayne tucker
    Seeing, hearing, understanding can b a time in coming. Then giving in to the information given is receiving all the wonderful words of Christ in us. Actually having the Holy Ghost bringing the working in us. WHAT A WONDERFUL LIFE IN CHRIST!!!
  • Eden Barefoot
    I like it, it shows how GOD can teach his people.
    Also he demostratse that GOD loves his chrildren, by healing them .
  • Tim
    vs 50-Fear is natural. Faith is Spiritual. If we're to be successful in our relationships with Christ, the commission given us by Christ, and recipients of the promises of Christ, we must learn to allow the Spiritual (Spirit of God

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