Luke 7:16

“And there came a fear on all: and they glorified God, saying, That a great prophet is risen up among us; and, That God hath visited his people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And there came a feare on all, and they glorified God, saying, that a great Prophet is risen vp among vs, and that God hath visited his people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Fear gripped them all, and they {began} glorifying God, saying, "A great prophet has arisen among us! and, "God has visited His people!""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And fear took hold on all: and they glorified God, saying, A great prophet is arisen among us: and, God hath visited his people.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And fear came on all, and they gave praise to God, saying, A great prophet is among us: and, God has given thought to his people.
- Basic English Bible

And fear seized on all, and they glorified God, saying, A great prophet has been raised up amongst us; and God has visited his people.
- Darby Bible

And there came a fear on all: and they glorified God, saying, That a great prophet hath risen among us; and, That God hath visited his people.
- Webster's Bible

All were awe-struck, and they gave glory to God--some saying, "A Prophet, a great Prophet, has risen up among us." Others said, "God has not forgotten His People."
- Weymouth Bible

Fear took hold of all, and they glorified God, saying, "A great prophet has arisen among us!" and, "God has visited his people!"
- World English Bible

And drede took alle men, and thei magnyfieden God, and seiden, For a grete profete is rysun among vs, and, For God hath visitid his puple.
- Wycliffe Bible

and fear took hold of all, and they were glorifying God, saying -- `A great prophet hath risen among us,' and -- `God did look upon His people.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Luke 7:16


Lu 7:16 Came a fear. A sense of awe. A great prophet. Not even the apostles had yet confessed him as the Christ.

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