Luke 19:48

“And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And could not finde what they might doe: for all the people were very attentiue to heare him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and they could not find anything that they might do, for all the people were hanging on to every word He said.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and they could not find what they might do; for the people all hung upon him, listening.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But they were not able to do anything, because the people all kept near him, being greatly interested in his words.
- Basic English Bible

and did not find what they could do, for all the people hung on him to hear.
- Darby Bible

And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.
- Webster's Bible

But they could not find any way of doing it, for the people all hung upon His lips.
- Weymouth Bible

They couldn't find what they might do, for all the people hung on to every word that he said.
- World English Bible

and thei founden not, what thei schulden do to hym, for al the puple was ocupied, and herde hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

and they were not finding what they shall do, for all the people were hanging on him, hearing him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Luke 19:48


Lu 19:48 For all the people were very attentive to hear him. His popularity with the people made it difficult for his enemies to carry out their purposes.

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