Luke 24:47

And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And that repentance and remission of sinnes should be preached in his Name, among all nations, beginning at Hierusalem.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name unto all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And that teaching about a change of heart and forgiveness of sins is to be given to Jerusalem first and to all nations in his name.
- Basic English Bible

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations beginning at Jerusalem.
- Darby Bible

And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
- Webster's Bible

and that proclamation would be made, in His name, of repentance and forgiveness of sins to all the nations, beginning in Jerusalem.
- Weymouth Bible

and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
- World English Bible

and penaunce and remyssioun of synnes to be prechid in his name `in to alle folkis, bigynnynge at Jerusalem.
- Wycliffe Bible

and reformation and remission of sins to be proclaimed in his name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 24:47


24:47 Beginning at Jerusalem - This was appointed most graciously and wisely: graciously, as it encouraged the, greatest sinners to repent, when they saw that even the murderers of Christ were not excepted from mercy: and wisely, as hereby Christianity was more abundantly attested; the facts being published first on the very spot where they happened.


Discussion for Luke 24

  • Irene123
    V.53 - As I just now read this v., and noticed the word "temple" and knew this temple was in Jerusalem, and that the Apostles and disciples (120) tarries there for10 days; it occurred to me quite awhile ago while scanning the internet on Jerusalem historical places, that I saw a pic of the 'cenacle' that has been rebuilt where this 'tarrying' happened. cont.
  • Irene123
    "A Fresh Look At Matt. 28:19"; Trinitarians favorite scripture is, in reality, one of the best vs. for Jesus name one God believers. It is easily rendered so by asking the simple question, 'What is the name'? The answer is: JESUS. Jesus ALSO said, "That repentance and remission of sins should be preached in His name." Peter got it exactly right with Acts2:38, Peter again, Acts 4:10-12; 10:1-6.
  • Irene123
    Tomorrow is Resurrection Sunday!!! Lk. 24:6: HE IS RISEN!!!
  • Irene123
    quote - A vital fact must be remembered regarding the Apostles being taught. It is important to US because it applies to us in exactly the same way it did to them. "Then opened He their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures." Without divine illumination no man can understand the scriptures. unquote
  • Irene123
    Lk. 24:47 is a witness to Matt. 28:19 - " ... preached in His NAME; Acts2:38; 4:12. These are all witnesses of the NAME Jesus. Jesus IS the Father in creation, the Son in redemption, the Holy Ghost in regeneration. These are titles, not 'names'; JESUS is the name (and I quote someone else on here - Jesus said so). Peter DID what Jesus said when he preached Acts2:38.
  • Fe Briones
    The prediction of Christ death and resurrection is joinedwith the essence of man`s responds repentance and the resulting benefits forgiveness Acts 5:31:13:47 Him hath God exalted with His right hand to be a Prince and a savior for to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins and a light of the gentiles that thou should be for a salvation unto the ends of the eart.

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