Luke 22:47

“And while he yet spake, behold a multitude, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went before them, and drew near unto Jesus to kiss him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And while he yet spake, behold, a multitude, and hee that was called Iudas, one of the twelue, went before them, and drewe neere vnto Iesus, to kisse him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

While He was still speaking, behold, a crowd {came,} and the one called Judas, one of the twelve, was preceding them; and he approached Jesus to kiss Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

While he yet spake, behold, a multitude, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went before them; and he drew near unto Jesus to kiss him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And while he was saying these words, there came a band of people, and Judas, one of the twelve, was in front of them, and he came near to Jesus to give him a kiss.
- Basic English Bible

As he was yet speaking, behold, a crowd, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went on before them, and drew near to Jesus to kiss him.
- Darby Bible

And while he was yet speaking, behold a multitude, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went before them, and drew near to Jesus to kiss him.
- Webster's Bible

While He was still speaking there came a crowd with Judas, already mentioned as one of the Twelve, at their head. He went up to Jesus to kiss Him.
- Weymouth Bible

While he was still speaking, behold, a multitude, and he who was called Judas, one of the twelve, was leading them. He came near to Jesus to kiss him.
- World English Bible

Yit while he spak, lo! a company, and he that was clepid Judas, oon of the twelue, wente bifor hem; and he cam to Jhesu, to kisse hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

And while he is speaking, lo, a multitude, and he who is called Judas, one of the twelve, was coming before them, and he came nigh to Jesus to kiss him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 22:47


Lu 22:47-53 Behold a multitude. For notes on the Betrayal and Seizure of Jesus, see Mt 26:47-56. Compare Mr 14:43-52 Joh 18:1-12.

Discussion for Luke 22

  • Ewart
    luke 22 vs 31 I believe satan has power but his power is limited . HE
  • Wilford Leonard the second named after my father
    He did the will of his father for us died for us Christ redeemed us back to our fathers love God
  • A disciple
    Hi Jenna; I think you might be referring to the Day of the LORD, the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ in power and great glory: "The sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light; the stars shall fall from the heavens, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken." That's a lot different than an eclipse! Is that what you were thinking about? The Lord bless you, Sister.
  • Jenna
    This Chapter Is Amazing I Barely Read Threw This But I Saw Some Lines That Are Amazing. Also I'm Looking For The -Eclispe- Part
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 22:31 AND THE LORD SAID SIMON SIMON BEHOLD satan HATH DESIRED TO HAVE YOU THAT HE MAY SIFT YOU AS WHEAT *****22:32***** BUT I HAVE PRAYED FOR THEE THAT THY FAITH FAIL NOT AND --- WHEN THOU ART CONVERTED --- STRENGTHEN THY BRETHREN
  • ABEY DORCAS
    vs. 54- Following afar off is the major and first sign of backsliding. Those who had the culture of walking behind and not been willing to be known, engaged or effective in the things of the Lord are often prey to the roaring lion who is seeking whom to devour.

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