Luke 9:18

“And it came to pass, as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him: and he asked them, saying, Whom say the people that I am?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Luke 9:18

And it came to passe, as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him: and he asked them, saying, Whom say the people that I am?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And it happened that while He was praying alone, the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them, saying, "Who do the people say that I am?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass, as he was praying apart, the disciples were with him: and he asked them, saying, Who do the multitudes say that I am?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it came about that when he was in prayer, by himself, and the disciples were with him, he put a question to them, saying, Who do the people say I am?
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass as he was praying alone, his disciples were with him, and he asked them saying, Who do the crowds say that I am?
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass, as he was in retirement praying, his disciples were with him; and he asked them, saying, Who say the people that I am?
- Webster's Bible

One day when He was praying by Himself the disciples were present; and He asked them, "Who do the people say that I am?"
- Weymouth Bible

It happened, as he was praying alone, that the disciples were with him, and he asked them, "Who do the multitudes say that I am?"
- World English Bible

And it was don, whanne he was aloone preiynge, hise disciplis weren with hym, and he axide hem, and seide, Whom seien the puple that Y am?
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass, as he is praying alone, the disciples were with him, and he questioned them, saying, `Who do the multitudes say me to be?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Luke 9:18

Wesley's Notes for Luke 9:18


9:18 Apart - From the multitude. And he asked them - When he had done praying, during which they probably stayed at a distance. #Mt 14:13|; Mr 8:27.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 9:18


Lu 9:18-21 He was alone praying. Only Luke informs us of this, his disciples being present, when he asked the question, Whom say the people that I am? See notes on Peter's confession of faith, Mt 16:13-20 Mr 8:27-30.

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