Luke 24:49

And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And behold, I send the promise of my Father vpon you: but tarie ye in the citie of Hierusalem, vntill ye be indued with power from on high.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And behold, I am sending forth the promise of My Father upon you; but you are to stay in the city until you are clothed with power from on high."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And behold, I send forth the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city, until ye be clothed with power from on high.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now I will send to you what my father has undertaken to give you, but do not go from the town, till the power from heaven comes to you.
- Basic English Bible

And behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you; but do ye remain in the city till ye be clothed with power from on high.
- Darby Bible

And behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye are endued with power from on high.
- Webster's Bible

And remember that I am about to send out my Father's promised gift to rest upon you. But, as for you, wait patiently in the city until you are clothed with power from on high."
- Weymouth Bible

Behold, I send forth the promise of my Father on you. But wait in the city of Jerusalem until you are clothed with power from on high."
- World English Bible

And Y schal sende the biheest of my fadir in to you; but sitte ye in the citee, til that ye be clothid with vertu from an hiy.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And, lo, I do send the promise of my Father upon you, but ye -- abide ye in the city of Jerusalem till ye be clothed with power from on high.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 24:49


24:49 Behold I send the promise - Emphatically so called; the Holy Ghost.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 24:49


Lu 24:49 The promise of my Father. Of the baptism of the Holy Spirit. Tarry ye. They were not to begin the great work until the endowment from on High came.

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