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Luke 11:47

    Luke 11:47 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Woe unto you! for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Woe to you! for you build the sepulchers of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Woe unto you! for ye build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A curse is on you! for you make resting-places for the bodies of the prophets, but your fathers put them to death.

    Webster's Revision

    Woe unto you! for ye build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    World English Bible

    Woe to you! For you build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Woe unto you! for ye build the tombs of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.

    Definitions for Luke 11:47

    Woe - An expression of grief or indignation.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 11:47

    Ye build the sepulchres - That is, ye rebuild and beautify them. See on Matthew 23:29 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 11:47

    See the notes at Matthew 23:29-36.