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Luke 11:50

    Luke 11:50 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    That the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    That the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    that the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So that punishment may come on this generation for the blood of all the prophets which was given from the earliest days;

    Webster's Revision

    that the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    World English Bible

    that the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    that the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be required of this generation;

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 11:50

    That the blood - That the particle ινα may be translated so that, pointing out the event only, not the design or intention, Bishop Pearce has well shown in his note on this place, where he refers to a like use of the word in Luke 9:45; Luke 14:10; John 10:17; Romans 5:20; Romans 11:11; 1 Corinthians 1:15, 1 Corinthians 1:31, etc.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 11:50

    11:50 The blood of all shall be required of this generation - That is, shall be visibly and terribly punished upon it.