Luke 8:13

They on the rock are they, which, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no root, which for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They on the rocke, are they which when they heare, receiue the word with ioy; and these haue no roote, which for a while beleeue, and in time of temptation fall away.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Those on the rocky {soil are} those who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no {firm} root; they believe for a while, and in time of temptation fall away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And those on the rock `are' they who, when they have heard, receive the word with joy; and these have no root, who for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And those on the rock are those who with joy give hearing to the word; but having no root, they have faith for a time, and when the test comes they give up.
- Basic English Bible

But those upon the rock, those who when they hear receive the word with joy; and these have no root, who believe for a time, and in time of trial fall away.
- Darby Bible

They on the rock are they, who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no root, who for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
- Webster's Bible

Those on the rock are the people who on hearing the Message receive it joyfully; but they have no root: for a time they believe, but when trial comes they fall away.
- Weymouth Bible

Those on the rock are they who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; but these have no root, who believe for a while, then fall away in time of temptation.
- World English Bible

But thei that fel on a stoon, ben these that whanne thei han herd, resseyuen the word with ioye. And these han not rootis; for at a tyme thei bileuen, and in tyme of temptacioun thei goen awei.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And those upon the rock: They who, when they may hear, with joy do receive the word, and these have no root, who for a time believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for Luke 8:13

  • Hazel brumfield for verse 13
    this scripture it is good to pay great attention to. always hide the words of God in your heart as a believer. believe it, when temptations come you can pass them have the victory!
  • Hazel brumfield for verse 13
    this scripture it is good to hide the verses in your heart, believe it, when temptations come you can pass them have the victory!

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