Luke 21:28

And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when these things begin to come to passe, then looke vp, and lift vp your heads, for your redemptiou draweth nigh.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But when these things begin to take place, straighten up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But when these things begin to come to pass, look up, and lift up your heads; because your redemption draweth nigh.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But when these things come about, let your heads be lifted up, because your salvation is near.
- Basic English Bible

But when these things begin to come to pass, look up and lift up your heads, because your redemption draws nigh.
- Darby Bible

And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads: for your redemption draweth nigh.
- Webster's Bible

But when all this is beginning to take place, grieve no longer. Lift up your heads, because your deliverance is drawing near."
- Weymouth Bible

But when these things begin to happen, look up, and lift up your heads, because your redemption is near."
- World English Bible

And whanne these thingis bigynnen to be maad, biholde ye, and reise ye youre heedis, for youre redempcioun neiyeth.
- Wycliffe Bible

and these things beginning to happen bend yourselves back, and lift up your heads, because your redemption doth draw nigh.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 21:28


21:28 Now when these things - Mentioned #Lu 21:8|,10, &c, begin to come to pass, look up with firm faith, and lift up your heads with joy: for your redemption out of many troubles draweth nigh, by God's destroying your implacable enemies.


Discussion for Luke 21

  • 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
  • Irene123
    V.6 - I'm not sure about all of this chapter; I do know v.6 is a.d. 70 when the temple was destroyed by Rome. The rest is concerning the times of earth quakes, the historic wars, ww1
  • 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.
  • Norm
    Isaiah 60:1 Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee. 63:4 For the day of vengeance is in mine heart, and the year of my redeemed is come.
    Jeremiah 4:7 The lion is come up from his thicket, and the destroyer of the Gentiles is on his way; he is gone forth from his place to make thy land desolate; and thy cities shall be laid waste, without an inhabitant.
  • 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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