Luke 11:54

“Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Luke 11:54

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

plotting against Him to catch {Him} in something He might say.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

laying wait for him, to catch something out of his mouth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And watching him, for a chance to get something from his words which might be used against him.
- Basic English Bible

watching him, [and seeking] to catch something out of his mouth, [that they might accuse him].
- Darby Bible

Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something from his mouth, that they might accuse him.
- Webster's Bible

lying in wait to catch some unguarded expression from His lips.
- Weymouth Bible

lying in wait for him, and seeking to catch him in something he might say, that they might accuse him.
- World English Bible

aspiynge hym, and sekynge to take sum thing of his mouth, to accuse hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Luke 11:54

Wesley's Notes for Luke 11:54


11:52 Ye have taken away the key of knowledge - Ye have obscured and destroyed the knowledge of the Messiah, which is the key of both the present and the future kingdom of heaven; the kingdom of grace and glory. Ye have not entered in - Into the present kingdom of heaven.


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