Luke 21:11

And great earthquakes shall be in divers places, and famines, and pestilences; and fearful sights and great signs shall there be from heaven.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And great earthquakes shall be in diuers places, and famines, and pestilences: and fearefull sights and great signes shall there be from heauen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and there will be great earthquakes, and in various places plagues and famines; and there will be terrors and great signs from heaven.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and there shall be great earthquakes, and in divers places famines and pestilences; and there shall be terrors and great signs from heaven.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There will be great earth-shocks and outbursts of disease in a number of places, and men will be without food; and there will be wonders and great signs from heaven.
- Basic English Bible

there shall be both great earthquakes in different places, and famines and pestilences; and there shall be fearful sights and great signs from heaven.
- Darby Bible

And great earthquakes will be in divers places, and famines, and pestilences: and fearful sights, and great signs will there be from heaven.
- Webster's Bible

And there will be great earthquakes, and in places famines and pestilence; and there will be terrible sights and wonderful tokens from Heaven.
- Weymouth Bible

There will be great earthquakes, famines, and plagues in various places. There will be terrors and great signs from heaven.
- World English Bible

grete mouyngis of erthe schulen be bi placis, and pestilencis, and hungris, and dredis fro heuene, and grete tokenes schulen be.
- Wycliffe Bible

great shakings also in every place, and famines, and pestilences, there shall be; fearful things also, and great signs from heaven there shall be;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 21:11


21:11 Fearful sights and signs from heaven - Of which Josephus gives a circumstantial account.


Discussion for Luke 21

  • Valerie
    breathtaking - especially for this week August 21-25

    All this week:

    Eclipse - ("And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars"); and upon the earth distress of nations (this has been occurring but more so applies to this text this week), with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring (hurricane Harvey)

    I told my husband yesterday that God is speaking to us.
  • Dominesha
    Powerful, the word convicts and corrects.
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 21:34 AND TAKE HEED TO YOURSELVES LEST AT ANY TIME YOUR HEARTS BE OVERCHARGED WITH SURFEITING AND DRUNKENNESS AND CARES OF THIS LIFE AND SO THAT DAY COME UPON YOU UNAWARES
    LUKE 21:36 WATCH YOU THEREFORE AND PRAY ALWAYS THAT YOU MAY BE ACCOUNTED WORTHY TO ESCAPE ALL THESE THINGS THAT SHALL COME TO PASS AND TO STAND BEFORE THE SON OF MAN
  • Wayne
    Pray that you may be accounted worthy to escape these things that are to come to pass and stand before the Son of Man.
  • Dan
    Jesus is coming soon
  • Ojonimi for verse 15
    God is wonderful, knowing that the elects are going to be faced with diverse situations and circumstances, he there promised us through his son the wisdom and mouth to speak that is the courage,the power, the right and most especially the intellect . Imagine God's wisdom and words coming in confrontation with your worldly accusser,oppressors and adversaries..It obviously means you will triumph over them all so be at peace...halleluya!

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