Luke 24:47

“And that repentance and remission of sinnes should be preached in his Name, among all nations, beginning at Hierusalem.”

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And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
- King James Version

and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name unto all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And that teaching about a change of heart and forgiveness of sins is to be given to Jerusalem first and to all nations in his name.
- Basic English Bible

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations beginning at Jerusalem.
- Darby Bible

And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
- Webster's Bible

and that proclamation would be made, in His name, of repentance and forgiveness of sins to all the nations, beginning in Jerusalem.
- Weymouth Bible

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
- World English Bible

and penaunce and remyssioun of synnes to be prechid in his name `in to alle folkis, bigynnynge at Jerusalem.
- Wycliffe Bible

and reformation and remission of sins to be proclaimed in his name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 24:47


24:47 Beginning at Jerusalem - This was appointed most graciously and wisely: graciously, as it encouraged the, greatest sinners to repent, when they saw that even the murderers of Christ were not excepted from mercy: and wisely, as hereby Christianity was more abundantly attested; the facts being published first on the very spot where they happened.


Discussion for Luke 24

  • Charley
    romanisim, russian orthodoxy are cults who worship idols, thats right they say they just venerate which is worship. exodus 20-2. 1st cor9-10 no idol worshipper in mary, st.ann st. theresa, the pope, st.joseph i could go on and on this is a cult which the lord jesus saved me out of o pray for lost souls in these cults we need to reach them with the real jesus of the bible, the mass is blaspheme.
  • Stan jett
    Luke 24:32 And they said one to another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way, and while he opened to us the scriptures? My heart burned within me when I was saved. It seemed that every word out of the preachers mouth was aimed at me. My wife also was saved the same day.
  • Deborah
    LUKE 24 is a beautiful chapter...can you imagine having CHRIST appear to you, sit, eat and talk with you! HOW AMAZING THAT WOULD BE!!! What amazes me also is how they had the old testament to teach them about Christ and yet they still didn't know Him. Also how HE had spent time with them and worked miracles in front of them and they still didn't understand Him nor recognize Him when they saw HIM.
  • Gary F
    Luke 6:37
    Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven:
  • Albert Allen
    Can people who call themselves Catholic be saved?...yes, I do think so, can people who hold fast to the Catholic doctrine be saved?....I don't see any way they can be. Let every man examine himself with the Holy scriptures as the "only" standard.
  • WC
    Catholics are not saved people. Trusting in Christ and Him alone is what saves. Everything about Catholicism teaches to trust in other things...Mary, Pope's edicts, confessing to priests, etc. I know because I came out of that. It's a filthy religion like all false religions. When a Catholic gets saved, they leave all that behind which would make them no longer Catholic.

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