Luke 1:74

“That he would grant unto us, that we being delivered out of the hand of our enemies might serve him without fear,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That hee would grant vnto vs, that wee beeing deliuered out of the hands of our enemies, might serue him without feare,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To grant us that we, being rescued from the hand of our enemies, Might serve Him without fear,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

To grant unto us that we being delivered out of the hand of our enemies Should serve him without fear,
- American Standard Version (1901)

That we, being made free from the fear of those who are against us, might give him worship,
- Basic English Bible

to give us, that, saved out of the hand of our enemies, we should serve him without fear
- Darby Bible

That he would grant to us, that we being delivered out of the hand of our enemies, might serve him without fear,
- Webster's Bible

To grant us to be rescued from the power of our foes And so render worship to Him free from fear,
- Weymouth Bible

to grant to us that we, being delivered out of the hand of our enemies, should serve him without fear,
- World English Bible

That we with out drede delyuered fro the hoond of oure enemyes,
- Wycliffe Bible

To give to us, without fear, Out of the hand of our enemies having been delivered,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 1:74


1:74 To serve him without fear - Without any slavish fear. Here is the substance of the great promise. That we shall be always holy, always happy: that being delivered from Satan and sin, from every uneasy and unholy temper, we shall joyfully love and serve God, in every thought, word, and work.


Discussion for Luke 1

  • Irene123
    V. 3 - " ..... most excellent Theophulis; v.4 - "That thou mightiest know the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed." "excellent" sounds like perhaps he was someone of the Temple, but Luke does not say, so neither can we state it as fact. But, he was a convert to Christianity of Luke's, We can know that much as per Luke's words to him. cont.
  • Irene123
    V. 36 - the angel Gabriel told Mary of Elisabeth's pregnancy. When you think on it, it seems 'odd' because now everybody concerned knows as soon as the couple knows. But then you think of the distance between Mary and Elis. and also their lives were just the same ol' same ol'; AND Elis. was 'old' so ...............
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 1:73 THE OATH WHICH HE SWARE TO OUR FATHER ABRAHAM 1:74 THAT HE WOULD GRANT UNTO US THAT WE BEING DELIVERED OUT OF THE HAND OF OUR ENEMIES MIGHT SERVE HIM WITHOUT FEAR 1:75 IN HOLINESS AND RIGHTEOUSNESS ALL THE DAYS OF OUR LIVES ***PSALM 119:172 MY TONGUE SHALL SPEAK OF THY WORD FOR ALL THY COMMANDMENTS ARE RIGHTEOUSNESS
  • Frank
    John the baptist would then be a cousin to Jesus
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.

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