Luke 21:26

Men's hearts failing them for fear, and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth: for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Mens hearts failing them for feare, and for looking after those things which are comming on the earth; For the powers of heauen shall be shaken.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

men fainting from fear and the expectation of the things which are coming upon the world; for the powers of the heavens will be shaken.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

men fainting for fear, and for expectation of the things which are coming on the world: for the powers of the heavens shall be shaken.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Men's strength will go from them in fear and in waiting for the things which are coming on the earth; for the powers of the heavens will be moved.
- Basic English Bible

men ready to die through fear and expectation of what is coming on the habitable earth, for the powers of the heavens shall be shaken.
- Darby Bible

Men's hearts failing them for fear, and for apprehension of those things which are coming on the earth: for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.
- Webster's Bible

while men's hearts are fainting for fear, and for anxious expectation of what is coming on the world. For the forces which control the heavens will be disordered and disturbed.
- Weymouth Bible

men fainting for fear, and for expectation of the things which are coming on the world: for the powers of the heavens will be shaken.
- World English Bible

for men schulen wexe drye for drede and abidyng that schulen come to al the world; for vertues of heuenes schulen be mouyd.
- Wycliffe Bible

men fainting at heart from fear, and expectation of the things coming on the world, for the powers of the heavens shall be shaken.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

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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