Luke 11:49

Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they shall slay and persecute:

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore also said the wisedome of God, I wil send them Prophets and Apostles, and some of them they shal slay and persecute:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For this reason also the wisdom of God said, 'I will send to them prophets and apostles, and {some} of them they will kill and {some} they will persecute,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send unto them prophets and apostles; and `some' of them they shall kill and persecute;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this reason the wisdom of God has said, I will send them prophets and teachers, and to some of them they will give death and cruel pains;
- Basic English Bible

For this reason also the wisdom of God has said, I will send to them prophets and apostles, and of these shall they kill and drive out by persecution,
- Darby Bible

Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they will slay and persecute:
- Webster's Bible

For this reason also the Wisdom of God has said, `I will send Prophets and Apostles to them, of whom they will kill some and persecute others,'
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore also the wisdom of God said, 'I will send to them prophets and apostles; and some of them they will kill and persecute,
- World English Bible

Therfor the wisdom of God seide, Y schal sende to hem profetis and apostlis, and of hem thei schulen sle and pursue,
- Wycliffe Bible

because of this also the wisdom of God said: I will send to them prophets, and apostles, and some of them they shall kill and persecute,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Wesley's Notes for Luke 11:49


11:49 The wisdom of God, agreeably to this, hath said - In many places of Scripture, though not in these very words, I will send them prophets - Chiefly under the Old Testament: and apostles - Under the New. #Mt 23:34|.


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