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 for Luke 22:47

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 for Luke 22:47

Wesley's Notes for Luke 22:47


22:48 Betrayest thou the Son of man - He whom thou knowest to be the Son of man, the Christ?

22:49 Seeing what would follow - That they were just going to seize him. #Mt 26:51|; Mr 14:47.


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

View All


Bible Options