Matthew 24:4

“And Jesus answered and said unto them, Take heed that no man deceive you.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iesus answered, and said vnto them, Take heed that no man deceiue you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Jesus answered and said to them, "See to it that no one misleads you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jesus answered and said unto them, Take heed that no man lead you astray.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus said to them in answer, Take care that you are not tricked.
- Basic English Bible

And Jesus answering said to them, See that no one mislead you.
- Darby Bible

And Jesus answered and said to them, Take heed that no man deceive you.
- Webster's Bible

Take care that no one misleads you, answered Jesus;
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered them, "Be careful that no one leads you astray.
- World English Bible

And Jhesus answeride, and seide to hem, Loke ye, that no man disseyue you.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus answering said to them, `Take heed that no one may lead you astray,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 24:4


24:4 Take heed that no man deceive you - The caution is more particularly designed for the succeeding Christians, whom the apostles then represented. The first sign of my coming is, the rise of false prophets. But it is highly probable, many of these things refer to more important events, which are yet to come.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 24:4


Mt 24:4 Take heed that no man deceive you. By pretending to be Christ. As they yet believed that Christ would surely return to reign at Jerusalem, this admonition was needed.

Discussion for Matthew 24

  • Irene123
    I just now NOTICED Matt. 1:1 - "And Jesus went out, and departed from the temple; ... "; this was the last time He was in the temple. The word 'departed' says to me He could do no more for His unbelieving people. He had the disciples and those many they had converted, but so many He could not reach. This was the beginning of His 'time' - for our salvation. It's sad; makes me want to weep.
  • Lu2677
    Please don't mistake;Eph.2:8 By grace ye are save through faith, gift from God. But the angels did "seal" them, nonetheless;Rev.7:2-3
  • Lu2677
    Irene 123 Re;Rev.7:14,you said we cannot know how the saints are saved during the great tribulation.If you read Rev.7:2and 3 it says the angels sealed them, and that saved them.They were the 12 tribes. It would help you if you would read the whole chapter, or at least read the verse in context.
  • Irene123
    Matt. 24:1-14, speaks of what is going on now, and has been going on for a lo-ong time. This is 'sporadic' and mild tribulation - compared to the all at once world-wide tribulation when the anti-Christ will rule. Because of Rev. 7:14 we know there will be GREAT trib. saints. How - we aren't to know at this time; that's God's business. BUT - they won't be saints that are left behind at the Rapture.
  • Irene123
    You have to read the Bible IN CONTEXT - and with common sense. You have to 'agree' with God's word. The word 'taken', and God's word (not man's imagination) means - raptured.
  • Duncan
    Vs.40,41 both state one taken, other left. In English language (even then), taken also means fooled,(off to Antichrist, Trump 6). Left, (or left standing, Trump 7) wearing Gospel armor, v 13 says he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved.

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