Luke 23:51

“(The same had not consented to the counsel and deed of them;) he was of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews: who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

(The same had not consented to the counsell and deede of them) he was of Arimathea, a city of the Iewes (who also himselfe waited for the kingdome of God.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

(he had not consented to their plan and action), {a man} from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

(he had not consented to their counsel and deed), `a man' of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews, who was looking for the kingdom of God:
- American Standard Version (1901)

(He had not given his approval to their decision or their acts), of Arimathaea, a town of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God:
- Basic English Bible

(this [man] had not assented to their counsel and deed), of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews, who also waited, [himself also,] for the kingdom of God
- Darby Bible

(The same had not consented to the counsel and deed of them) he was of Arimathea, a city of the Jews; who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.
- Webster's Bible

who came from the Jewish town of Arimathaea and was awaiting the coming of the Kingdom of God. He had not concurred in the design or action of the Council,
- Weymouth Bible

(he had not consented to their counsel and deed), from Arimathaea, a city of the Jews, who was also waiting for the Kingdom of God:
- World English Bible

this man concentide not to the counseil and to the dedis of hem; and he abood the kyngdom of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

-- he was not consenting to their counsel and deed -- from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, who also himself was expecting the reign of God,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Luke 23:51


Lu 23:51 Had not consented to the counsel and deed. Neither Joseph nor Nicodemus could have been present when Jesus was condemned, and perhaps were not invited.

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