Luke 6:12

“And it came to pass in those days, that he went out into a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe in those dayes, that hee went out into a mountaine to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It was at this time that He went off to the mountain to pray, and He spent the whole night in prayer to God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass in these days, that he went out into the mountain to pray; and he continued all night in prayer to God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it came about in those days that he went out to the mountain for prayer; and he was all night in prayer to God.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass in those days that he went out into the mountain to pray, and he spent the night in prayer to God.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass in those days, that he went out to a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.
- Webster's Bible

About that time He went out on one occasion into the hill country to pray; and He remained all night in prayer to God.
- Weymouth Bible

It happened in these days, that he went out to the mountain to pray, and he continued all night in prayer to God.
- World English Bible

And it was don in tho daies, he wente out in to an hil to preye; and he was al nyyt dwellynge in the preier of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass in those days, he went forth to the mountain to pray, and was passing the night in the prayer of God,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 6:12


6:12 In the prayer of God - The phrase is singular and emphatical, to imply an extraordinary and sublime devotion. #Mr 3:13|.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 6:12


Lu 6:12 Went out into a mountain to pray. Preparatory to calling the apostles. Our Lord always prepared for any great crisis by prayer.

Discussion for Luke 6:12

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