Matthew 10:19

But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that same hour what ye shall speak.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But when they deliuer you vp, take no thought, how or what ye shall speake, for it shall bee giuen you in that same houre what ye shall speake.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But when they hand you over, do not worry about how or what you are to say; for it will be given you in that hour what you are to say.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But when they deliver you up, be not anxious how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that hour what ye shall speak.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But when you are given up into their hands, do not be troubled about what to say or how to say it: for in that hour what you are to say will be given to you;
- Basic English Bible

But when they deliver you up, be not careful how or what ye shall speak; for it shall be given to you in that hour what ye shall speak.
- Darby Bible

But when they deliver you up, be not anxious how or what ye shall speak, for it shall be given to you in that same hour what ye shall speak.
- Webster's Bible

But when they have delivered you up, have no anxiety as to how you shall speak or what you shall say; for at that very time it shall be given you what to say;
- Weymouth Bible

But when they deliver you up, don't be anxious how or what you will say, for it will be given you in that hour what you will say.
- World English Bible

But whanne thei take you, nyle ye thenke, hou or what thing ye schulen speke, for it shal be youun `to you in that our, what ye schulen speke;
- Wycliffe Bible

`And whenever they may deliver you up, be not anxious how or what ye may speak, for it shall be given you in that hour what ye shall speak;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 10:19


10:19, Take no thought - Neither at this time, on any sudden call, need we be careful how or what to answer. #Luke 12:11|.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 10:19


Mt 10:19 Take no thought how or what ye shall speak. They are not told to take no thought what they shall preach, but that the Holy Spirit will give them utterance when they make their defense before civil magistrates.

Discussion for Matthew 10:19

  • MONICA MUTANUKA for verse 19
    When we don't know what to say or how to answer when our critics challenge our faith, the Holy Spirit will give us what to say.

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