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Luke 21:8

    Luke 21:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he said, Take heed that ye be not deceived: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and the time draweth near: go ye not therefore after them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he said, Take heed that you be not deceived: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and the time draws near: go you not therefore after them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he said, Take heed that ye be not led astray: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am he ; and, The time is at hand: go ye not after them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he said, Take care that you are not tricked: for a number of people will come in my name, saying, I am he; and, The time is near: do not go after them.

    Webster's Revision

    And he said, Take heed that ye be not led astray: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am he ; and, The time is at hand: go ye not after them.

    World English Bible

    He said, "Watch out that you don't get led astray, for many will come in my name, saying, 'I am he,' and, 'The time is at hand.' Therefore don't follow them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he said, Take heed that ye be not led astray: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am he; and, The time is at hand: go ye not after them.

    Definitions for Luke 21:8

    Heed - To be careful to consider.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 21:8

    Many shall come in my name - Usurping my name: calling themselves the Messiah. See Matthew 24:5. Concerning this prediction of the destruction of Jerusalem, and its literal accomplishment, see the notes on Matthew 24:1-42 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 21:8

    21:8 I am the Christ; and the time is near - When I will deliver you from all your enemies. They are the words of the seducers.