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Luke 11:34

    Luke 11:34 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when thine eye is evil, thy body also is full of darkness.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The light of the body is the eye: therefore when your eye is single, your whole body also is full of light; but when your eye is evil, your body also is full of darkness.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The lamp of thy body is thine eye: when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when it is evil, thy body also is full of darkness.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The light of the body is the eye: when your eye is true, all your body is full of light; but when it is evil, your body is dark.

    Webster's Revision

    The lamp of thy body is thine eye: when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when it is evil, thy body also is full of darkness.

    World English Bible

    The lamp of the body is the eye. Therefore when your eye is good, your whole body is also full of light; but when it is evil, your body also is full of darkness.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The lamp of thy body is thine eye: when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when it is evil, thy body also is full of darkness.

    Definitions for Luke 11:34

    Single - Clear; sound; healthy.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 11:34

    The light of the body is the eye - Or, the eye is the lamp of the body. See on Matthew 6:22 (note), etc.

    The 35th and 36th verses are wanting in some MSS., and are variously read in others.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 11:34

    11:34 But when thine eye is evil - When thou aimest at any thing else, thou wilt be full of folly, sin, and misery. On the contrary, Mt 6:22.