Matthew 24:41

Two women shall be grinding at the mill; the one shall be taken, and the other left.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Two women shall be grinding at the mill: the one shall be taken, and the other left.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Two women {will be} grinding at the mill; one will be taken and one will be left.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

two women `shall be' grinding at the mill; one is taken, and one is left.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Two women will be crushing grain; one is taken, and one let go.
- Basic English Bible

two [women] grinding at the mill, one is taken and one is left.
- Darby Bible

Two women will be grinding at the mill; the one shall be taken, and the other left.
- Webster's Bible

Two women will be grinding at the mill: one will be taken away, and one left behind.
- Weymouth Bible

two women grinding at the mill, one will be taken and one will be left.
- World English Bible

twey wymmen schulen be gryndynge in o queerne, oon schal be takun, and `the tother left; tweyn in a bedde, `the toon schal be takun, and the tother left.
- Wycliffe Bible

two women shall be grinding in the mill, one is received, and one is left.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 24:41


24:41 Two women shall be grinding - Which was then a common employment of women.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 24:41


Mt 24:41 Two [women shall be] grinding at the mill. The hand-mills still used in the East. The grinding is done by women, usually two, as the work is hard for one. It will be the time of separation of the evil from the good.

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