Hebrews 13:14

“For here have we no continuing city, but we seek one to come.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Hebrews 13:14

For here haue we no continuing citie, but we seeke one to come.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For here we do not have a lasting city, but we are seeking {the city} which is to come.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For we have not here an abiding city, but we seek after `the city' which is to come.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For here we have no fixed resting-place, but our search is for the one which is to come.
- Basic English Bible

for we have not here an abiding city, but we seek the coming one.
- Darby Bible

For here we have no continuing city, but we seek one to come.
- Webster's Bible

For we have no permanent city here, but we are longing for the city which is soon to be ours.
- Weymouth Bible

For we don't have here an enduring city, but we seek that which is to come.
- World English Bible

For we han not here a citee dwellynge, but we seken a citee to comynge.
- Wycliffe Bible

for we have not here an abiding city, but the coming one we seek;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Hebrews 13:14

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 13:14


13:14 For we have here - On earth No continuing city - All things here are but for a moment; and Jerusalem itself was just then on the point of being destroyed.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 13:14


Heb 13:14 For here have we no continuing city. The temple itself, and Jerusalem the city of their race, were about to be destroyed. They were all pilgrims seeking a city as their fathers did (Heb 11:13-16). But we seek one to come. They should then go forth like their fathers.

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