Hebrews 12:4

“Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee haue not yet resisted vnto blood, striuing against sinne.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You have not yet resisted to the point of shedding blood in your striving against sin;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Till now you have not given your blood in your fight against sin:
- Basic English Bible

Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, wrestling against sin.
- Darby Bible

Ye have not yet resisted to blood, striving against sin.
- Webster's Bible

In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted so as to endanger your lives;
- Weymouth Bible

You have not yet resisted to blood, striving against sin;
- World English Bible

For ye ayenstoden not yit `til to blood, fiytyng ayens synne.
- Wycliffe Bible

Not yet unto blood did ye resist -- with the sin striving;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 12:4


12:4 Unto blood - Unto wounds and death.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 12:4


Heb 12:4 Ye have not yet resisted unto blood. Have not been persecuted unto death.

Discussion for Hebrews 12

  • BSP
    Verse 16: One who commits sexual immorality is likened to having the attitude of Esau. He was willing to trade something valuable for a few fleeting moments of physical pleasure.
  • BSP
    Verse 3: Considering the things that Jesus went through can help us when we endure trials.
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 12:15 FOLLOW PEACE WITH ALL MEN AND HOLINESS WITHOUT WHICH NO MAN SHALL SEE THE LORD 1 PETER 1:15 BUT AS HE WHICH HATH CALLED YOU IS HOLY SO BE YOU HOLY IN ALL MANNER OF CONVERSATION --12:16--BECAUSE AS IT IS WRITTEN BE YOU HOLY FOR I AM HOLY***MARK 7:9 AND HE SAID UNTO THEM FULL WELL YOU REJECT THE COMMANDMENT OF GOD THAT YOU MAY KEEP YOUR OWN TRADITION***
  • BSP
    Verses 5 and 6 tell us not to belittle discipline or give up when disciplined. We should humble take the discipline and learn from our mistakes.
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 12:2 LOOKING UNTO JESUS THE AUTHOR AND FINISHER OF OUR FAITH WHO FOR THE JOY THAT WAS SET BEFORE HIM --- ENDURED THE CROSS --- DESPISING THE SHAME AND IS SET DOWN AT THE RIGHT HAND OF THE --- THRONE OF GOD --- HEBREWS 5:9 AND BEING MADE PERFECT --- HE --- BECAME THE AUTHOR OF ETERNAL SALVATION UNTO ALL THEM THAT OBEY HIM
  • Steve morrow
    HEBREWS 12:17 FOR YOU KNOW HOW THAT AFTERWARD WHEN HE WOULD HAVE INHERITED THE BLESSING THE BLESSING HE WAS REJECTED FOR HE FOUND NO PLACE OF REPENTANCE THOUGH HE SOUGHT IT CAREFULLY WITH TEARS

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