Luke 21:19

In your patience possess ye your souls.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In your patience possesse ye your soules.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"By your endurance you will gain your lives.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In your patience ye shall win your souls.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By going through all these things, you will keep your lives.
- Basic English Bible

By your patient endurance gain your souls.
- Darby Bible

In your patience possess ye your souls.
- Webster's Bible

By your patient endurance you will purchase your lives.
- Weymouth Bible

By your endurance you will win your lives.
- World English Bible

in youre pacience ye schulen welde youre soulis.
- Wycliffe Bible

in your patience possess ye your souls.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 21:19


21:19 In your patience possess ye your souls - Be calm and serene, masters of yourselves, and superior to all irrational and disquieting passions. By keeping the government of your spirits, you will both avoid much misery, and guard the better against all dangers.


Discussion for Luke 21:19

  • Wait on the Lord don 't be hasty God will bring all thing 's to past
  • Dennis Tillett for verse 19
    To know our Lord sends me information to guide and show the path to take on my earthly journey I will sing praises unto him..
  • David B. for verse 19
    If we are patient with others, so shall God be patient with us.As stated above, God is love, which is patient.To show love to others as Christ did for us, we, by believing in Him, will have earned eternal life.
  • Your own soul will be subject to you in all these things if you re patient as you pass through them
  • O.O. Albert for verse 19
    Even though God wants his children to be patient, when the need to possess our possessions comes we should also stand up to it.

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