Luke 10:20

Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject unto you; but rather rejoice, because your names are written in heaven.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Notwithstanding in this reioyce not, that the spirits are subiect vnto you: but rather reioyce, because your names are written in heauen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Nevertheless do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are recorded in heaven."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Nevertheless in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject unto you; but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not be glad, however, because you have power over spirits, but because your names are recorded in heaven.
- Basic English Bible

Yet in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subjected to you, but rejoice that your names are written in the heavens.
- Darby Bible

Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject to you; but rather rejoice, because your names are written in heaven.
- Webster's Bible

Nevertheless rejoice not at this, that the spirits submit to you; but rejoice that your names are registered in Heaven."
- Weymouth Bible

Nevertheless, don't rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven."
- World English Bible

Netheles nyle ye ioye on this thing, that spiritis ben suget to you; but ioye ye, that youre names ben writun in heuenes.
- Wycliffe Bible

but, in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subjected to you, but rejoice rather that your names were written in the heavens.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 10:20


10:20 Rejoice not so much that the devils are subject to you, as that your names are written in heaven - Reader, so is thine, if thou art a true, believer. God grant it may never be blotted out!


People's Bible Notes for Luke 10:20


Lu 10:20 Rejoice not in your own power. Judas had this power in Christ's name. But rather rejoice. In the hope of salvation. The greatness of all subjects of rejoicing is that we are the children of God.

Discussion for Luke 10

  • Steve morrow
    Is it love to withhold the truth --- why is that being done mark 7:9 and HE said unto them full well you reject the commandment of GOD that you my keep your own tradition-----love your neighbor ---
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 10:22 ALL THINGS ARE DELIVERED TO ME OF MY FATHER AND NO MAN KNOWETH WHO THE SON IS BUT THE FATHER AND WHO THE FATHER IS BUT THE SON AND HE TO WHOM THE SON WILL REVEAL HIM*****LUKE 2:49 AND HE SAID UNTO THEM HOW IS IT THAT YOU SOUGHT ME WIST YOU NOT THAT I MUST BE ABOUT MY FATHERS BUSINESS*****
  • Lu2677
    Edna, What is your conclusion of; (The story of the Good Samaritan, and the Lord's answer to the lawyer he was talking to) Luke 10:25 through 37? I hope to get an answer from you.
  • Anna
    Irene: Yes, sorry, I translated it in my head from the Finnish bible.
  • Irene123
    Anna - I guess your Bible says - "locked"; the KJV just says shut. That's okay, they very well could have been locked - for fear of the unbelieving Jews.
  • Anna
    Irene: John 20:26. Jesus appears to His disciples.

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