Luke 12:54

“And he said also to the people, When ye see a cloud rise out of the west, straightway ye say, There cometh a shower; and so it is.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he said also to the people, When ye see a cloud rise out of the West, straightway yee say, There commeth a showre, and so it is.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He was also saying to the crowds, "When you see a cloud rising in the west, immediately you say, 'A shower is coming,' and so it turns out.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said to the multitudes also, When ye see a cloud rising in the west, straightway ye say, There cometh a shower; and so it cometh to pass.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then he said to the people, When you see a cloud coming up in the west, straight away you say, There will be rain; and so it is.
- Basic English Bible

And he said also to the crowds, When ye see a cloud rising out of the west, straightway ye say, A shower is coming; and so it happens.
- Darby Bible

And he said also to the people, When ye see a cloud rising in the west, immediately ye say, There cometh a shower; and so it is.
- Webster's Bible

Then He said to the people also, "When you see a cloud rising in the west, you immediately say, `There is to be a shower;' and it comes to pass.
- Weymouth Bible

He said to the multitudes also, "When you see a cloud rising from the west, immediately you say, 'A shower is coming,' and so it happens.
- World English Bible

And he seide also to the puple, Whanne ye seen a cloude risynge fro the sunne goynge doun, anoon ye seien, Reyn cometh; and so it is don.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he said also to the multitudes, `When ye may see the cloud rising from the west, immediately ye say, A shower doth come, and it is so;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 12:54


12:54 And he said to the people also - In the preceding verses he speaks only to his disciples. From the west - In Judea, the west wind, blowing from the sea, usually brought rain: the south wind, blowing from the deserts of Arabia, occasioned sultry heat. #Mt 16:2|.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 12:54


Lu 12:54-57 When ye see a cloud rising. See notes on Mt 16:2,3.

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