Luke: Chapter 03

The Gospel According to Luke. The 3rd Chapter
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Wycliffe (1382/95)
Tyndale (1526)
Geneva (1560)
King James (1611)
3:1 In the fifteen year of the empire of Tiberius, the emperor, when Pilate of Pontii governed Judaea, and Herod was prince of Galilee, and Philip, his brother, was prince of Ituraea, and of the country of Trachonitis, and Lysanias was prince of Abilene, In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius the Emperor, Pontius Pilate being lieutenant of Jewry, and herod being Tetrarch of galile, and his brother Philip Tetrarch in Iturea, and in the region of traconitis, and lysanias the Tetrarch of abyline: Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Cesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being Tetrarch of Galile, and his brother Philippe tetrarch of Iturea, and of the country of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene, Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Cesar, Pontius Pilate being Governor of Judea, & Herod being Tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip Tetrarch of Iturea, and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the Tetrarch of Abilene,
3:2 under the princes of priests Annas and Caiaphas, the word of the Lord was made upon John, the son of Zacharias, in desert. When Anna and Cayphas were the high priests: The commandment of god was published unto Jhon the son of Zacarias in the wilderness. (When Annas and Caiaphas were the high Priests) the word of God came unto John, the son of Zacharias in the wilderness. Annas and Caiaphas being the high Priests, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias, in the wilderness.
3:3 And he came into all the country of Jordan, and preaching baptism of penance into remission of sins. And he came into all the coasts about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins, And he came into all the coasts about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins, And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance, for the remission of sins,
3:4 As it is written in the book of the words of Esaias, the prophet, The voice of one crying in desert, Make ye ready the way of the Lord, make ye his paths right. as it is written in the book of the sayings of Esaias the prophet, which saith: the voice of a crier in wilderness, prepare the way of the lord, make his paths straight. As it is written in the book of the sayings of Esaias the Prophet, which saith, The voice of him that crieth in the wilderness is, Prepare ye the way of the Lord: make his paths straight. As it is written in the book of the words of Esaias the Prophet, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.
3:5 Each valley shall be filled, and each mountain and little hill shall be made low; and shrewd things shall be into dressed things, and sharp things into plain ways; Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low: And crooked things shall be made straight: and the rough ways shall be made smooth. Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain, and hill shall be brought low, & crooked things shall be made straight, & the rough ways shall be made smooth. Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low, and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways shall be made smooth.
3:6 and each flesh shall see the health of God. And all flesh shall see the saviour sent of god. And all flesh shall see the salvation of God. And all flesh shall see the salvation of God.
3:7 Therefore he said to the companies, that went out, that they should be baptized of him, Fruits of adders, who shewed to you to flee from the wrath to come? Then said he to the people, that were come to be baptised of him. O generation of vipers: who hath shewed you the craft to fly from wrath to come? Then said he to the people that were come out to be baptized of him, O generations of vipers, who hath forewarned you to flee from the wrath to come? Then said he to the multitude that came forth to be baptized of him, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
3:8 Therefore do ye worthy fruits of penance, and begin ye not to say, We have a father Abraham; soothly I say to you, God is mighty of these stones to raise the sons of Abraham. Bring forth due fruits of repentance, And begin not to say in yourselves, we have Abraham to our father. For I say unto you: god is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham. Bring forth therefore fruits worthy amendment of life, & begin not to say with yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham. Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: For I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.
3:9 And now an ax is put to the root of the tree; and therefore every tree that maketh not good fruit, shall be cut down, shall be cut down, and sent into the fire. Now also is the axe laid unto the root of the trees. Every tree therefore, which bringeth not forth good fruit, shall be hewn down, and cast into the fire. Now also is the axe laid unto the root of the trees: therefore every tree which bringeth not forth good fruit, shall be hewn down and cast into the fire. And now also the axe is laid unto the root of the trees: Every tree therefore which bringeth not forth good fruit, is hewn down, and cast into the fire.
3:10 And the people asked him, saying, What then shall we do? And the people asked him, saying: What shall we do then. Then the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then? And the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then?
3:11 Soothly he answering said to them, He that hath two coats, give he to him that hath none; and he that hath meats, do in like manner. He answered and said unto them: He that hath two coats, let him part with him that hath none: And he that hath meat, let him do likewise. And he answered, and said unto them, He that hath two coats, let him part with him that hath none: and he that hath meat, let him do likewise. He answereth, and saith unto them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none, and he that hath meat, let him do likewise.
3:12 And the publicans came to be baptized; and they said to him, Master, what shall we do? Then came there publicans to be baptised, and said unto him: Master, what shall we do? Then came there Publicans also to be baptized, and said unto him, Master, what shall we do? Then came also Publicans to be baptized, and said unto him, Master, what shall we do?
3:13 And he said to them, Do ye nothing more, than that that is ordained to you. He answered unto them: require no more than that, which is appointed unto you. And he said unto them, Require no more than that which is appointed unto you. And he said unto them, Exact no more than that which is appointed you.
3:14 Forsooth and the knights asked him, saying, What shall and we do? And he said to them, Smite ye wrongfully no man, neither make ye false challenge, and be satisfied with your wages. The soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying: And what shall we do? And he said to them: Do violence to no man: neither trouble any man wrongfully: And be content with your wages. The soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely, and be content with your wages. And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely, & be content with your wages.
3:15 When all the people guessed, and all men thought in their hearts of John, lest peradventure he were Christ, As the people were in a doubt, and all men disputed in their hearts of Jhon: Whether he were very Christ, As the people waited, and all men mused in their hearts of John, if he were not the Christ, And as the people were in expectation, and all men mused in their hearts of John, whether he were the Christ or not:
3:16 John answered, saying to all men, Soothly I baptize you in water; but a stronger than I shall come after me, of whose I am not worthy to unbind the thong of his shoes; he shall baptize you in the Holy Ghost and fire. Jhon answered, and said to them all: I baptise you with water, but a stronger then cometh, whose shoe latchet I am not worthy to unloose: he will baptise you with the holy ghost, and with fire, John answered, and said to them all, Indeed I baptize you with water, but one stronger than I, cometh, whose shoe’s latchet I am not worthy to unloose: he will baptize you with the holy Ghost, and with fire. John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water, but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose, he shall baptize you with the holy Ghost, and with fire.
3:17 Whose fan in his hand, and he shall purge his corn floor, and shall gather the wheat into his barn; but the chaff he shall burn with fire unquenchable. which hath his fan in his hand, and will purge his floor, and will gather his corn into his barn, And the chaff will he burn with fire that never shall be quenched. Whose fan is in his hand, and he will make clean his floor, and will gather the wheat into his garner, but the chaff will he burn up with fire that never shall be quenched. Whose fan is in his hand, and he will throughly purge his floor, and will gather the wheat into his garner, but the chaff he will burn with fire unquenchable.
3:18 Forsooth and he stirring many other things, evangelized to the people. And many other things in his exhortation preached he unto the people. Thus then exhorting with many other things, he preached unto the people. And many other things in his exhortation preached he unto the people.
3:19 But Herod the tetrarch, when he was blamed of John for Herodias, the wife of his brother, and for all the evils that Herod did, Then Herod the Tetrach (when he was rebuked of him for Herodias his brother Philip’s wife, and for all the evils which herod had done) But when Herod the tetrarch was rebuked of him for Herodias his brother Philippe’s wife, and for all the evils which Herod had done, But Herod the Tetrarch being reproved by him for Herodias his brother Philip’s wife, and for all the evils which Herod had done,
3:20 added this over all, and shut John in prison. added this above all, and laid Jhon in prison. He added yet this above all, that he shut up John in prison. Added yet this above all, that he shut up John in prison.
3:21 And it was done, when all the people was baptized, and when Jesus was baptized, and praying, heaven was opened. And it fortuned as all the people received baptism (And when Jesus was baptised and did pray) that heaven was opened, Now it came to pass, as all the people were baptized, & that Jesus was baptized & did pray, that the heaven was opened: Now when all the people were baptized, and it came to pass that Jesus also being baptized, and praying, the heaven was opened:
3:22 And the Holy Ghost came down in bodily likeness, as a dove on him; and a voice was made from heaven, Thou art my dear-worthy Son, in thee it hath well pleased to me. and the holy ghost came down in a bodily shape like a dove upon him, And a voice came from heaven, saying: thou art my dear son, In thee do I delight. And the holy Ghost came down in a bodily shape like a dove, upon him, & there was a voice from heaven, saying, Thou art my beloved Son: in thee I am well pleased. And the holy Ghost descended in a bodily shape like a Dove upon him, and a voice came from heaven, which said, Thou art my beloved son, in thee I am well pleased.
3:23 And Jesus himself was beginning as of thirty years, that he was guessed the son of Joseph, which was of Heli, And Jesus himself was about thirty year of age when he began, being as men supposed the son of Joseph. which Joseph was the son of Heli. And Jesus himself began to be about thirty year of age, being as men supposed the son of Joseph, which was the son of Eli, And Jesus himself began to be about thirty years of age, being (as was supposed) the son of Joseph, which was the son of Heli,
3:24 which was of Matthat, which was of Levi, which was of Melchi, which was of Janna, that was of Joseph, which was the son of Mathat: which was the son of Levi: which was the son of Melchi: which was the son of Janna: which was the son of Joseph: The son of Matthat, the son of Levi, the son of Melchi, the son of Janna, the son of Joseph, Which was the son of Matthat, which was the son of Levi, which was the son of Melchi, which was the son of Janna, which was the son of Joseph,
3:25 that was of Mattathias, that was of Amos, that was of Naum, that was of Esli, that was of Nagge, which was the son of Matatthias: which was the son of Amos: which was the son of Nahum: which was the son of Esli: which was the son of Nagge: The son of Mattathias, the son of Amos, the son of Naum, the son of Esli, the son of Nagge, Which was the son of Matthathias, which was the son of Amos, which was the son of Naum, which was the son of Esli, which was the son of Nagge,
3:26 that was of Maath, that was of Mattathias, that was of Semei, that was of Joseph, that was of Juda, which was the son of Maath: which was the son of Matathias: which was the son of Semei: which was the son of Joseph: which was the son of Juda: The son of Maath, the son of Mattathias, the son of Semei, the son of Joseph, the son of Juda, Which was the son of Maath, which was the son of Matthathias, which was the son of Semei, which was the son of Joseph, which was the son of Juda,
3:27 that was of Joanna, that was of Rhesa, that was of Zorobabel, that was of Salathiel, that was of Neri, which was the son of Johanna: which was the son of Rhesya: which was the son of Zorobabel: which was the son of Salathiel: which was the son of Neri: The son of Joanna, the son of Rhesa, the son of Zorobabel, the son of Salathiel, the son of Neri, Which was the son of Joanna, which was the son of Rhesa, which was the son of Zorobabel, which was the son of Salathiel, which was the son of Neri,
3:28 that was of Melchi, that was of Addi, that was of Cosam, that was of Elmodam, that was of Er, which was the son of Melchi: which was the son of Addi: which was the son of Cosam: which was the son of Helmadam. which was the son of Her: The son of Melchi, the son of Addi, the son of Cosam, the son of Elmodam, the son of Er, Which was the son of Melchi, which was the son of Addi, which was the son of Cosam, which was the son of Elmodam, which was the son of Er,
3:29 that was of Jose, that was of Eliezer, that was of Jorim, that was of Matthat, that was of Levi, which was the son of Jeso. which was the son of Helieser: which was the son of Joram. which was the son of Mattha: which was the son of Levi. The son of Jose, the son of Eliezer, the son of Jorim, the son of Matthat, the son of Levi, Which was the son of Jose, which was the son of Eliezer, which was the son of Jorim, which was the son of Matthat, which was the son of Levi,
3:30 that was of Simeon, that was of Juda, that was of Joseph, that was of Jonan, that was of Eliakim, which was the son of Simeon. which was the son of Juda. which was the son of Joseph. which was the son of Jonam. which was the son of Heliacim. The son of Simeon, the son of Juda, the son of Joseph, the son of Jonan, the son of Eliacim, Which was the son of Simeon, which was the son of Juda, which was the son of Joseph, which was the son of Jonan, which was the sonof Eliakim,
3:31 that was of Melea, that was of Menan, that was of Mattatha, that was of Nathan, that was of David, which was the son of Melea. which was the son of Menam. which was the son of Mathathan. which was the son of Nathan. which was the son of David. The son of Melea, the son of Mainan, the son of Mattatha, the son of Nathan, the son of David, Which was the son of Melea, which was the son of Menam, which was the son of Mattatha, which was the son of Nathan, which was the son of David,
3:32 that was of Jesse, that was of Obed, that was of Booz, that was of Salmon, that was of Naasson, which was the son of Jesse. which was the son of Obed. which was the son of Boos. which was the son of Salmon. which was the son of Naason. The son of Jesse, the son of Obed, the son of Booz, the son of Salmon, the son of Naasson, Which was the son of Jesse, which was the son of Obed, which was the son of Booz, which was the son of Salmon, which was the son of Naasson,
3:33 that was of Aminadab, that was of Aram, that was of Esrom, that was of Phares, that was of Juda, which was the son of Aminadab. which was the son of Aram. which was the son of Esrom. which was the son of Phares. which was the son of Juda. The son of Aminadab, the son of Aram, the son of Esrom, the son of Phares, the son of Juda, Which was the son of Aminadab, which was the son of Aram, which was the son of Esrom, which was the son of Phares, which was the son of Juda,
3:34 that was of Jacob, that was of Isaac, that was of Abraham, that was of Thara, that was of Nachor, which was the son of Jacob. which was the son of Isaac. which was the son of Abraham. which was the son of Tharra. which was the son of Nachor. The son of Jacob, the son of Isaac, the son of Abraham, the son of Thara, the son of Nachor, Which was the son of Jacob, which was the son of Isaac, which was the son of Abraham, which was the son of Thara, which was the son of Nachor,
3:35 that was of Saruch, that was of Ragau, that was of Phalec, that was of Heber, that was of Sala, which was the son of Saruch. which was the son of Ragau. which was the son of Phalec. which was the son of Heber. which was the son of Sala. The son of Saruch, the son of Ragau, the son of Phalec, the son of Eber, the son of Sala, Which was the son of Saruch, which was the son of Ragau, which was the son of Phaleg, which was the son of Heber, which was the son of Sala,
3:36 that was of Cainan, that was of Arphaxad, that was of Sem, that was of Noe, that was of Lamech, which was the son of Cainan. which was the son of Arphaxat. which was the son of Sem. which was the son of Noe. which was the son of Lameth. The son of Cainan, the son of Arphaxad, the son of Shem, the son of Noe, the son of Lamech, Which was the son of Cainan, which was the son of Arphaxad, which was the son of Sem, which was the son of Noe, which was the son of Lamech,
3:37 that was of Mathusala, that was of Enoch, that was of Jared, that was of Maleleel, that was of Cainan, which was the son of Mathusala. which was the son of Enoch. which was the son of Jareth. which was the son of Malalehel. which was the son of Cainan. The son of Mathusala, the son of Enoch, the son of Jared, the son of Maleleel, the son of Cainan. Which was the son of Mathusala, which was the son of Enoch, which was the son of Jared, which was the son of Maleleel, which was the son of Cainan,
3:38 that was of Enos, that was of Seth, that was of Adam, that was of God. which was the son of Enos. which was the son of Seth. which was the son of Adam. which was the son of God. The son of Enos, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God. Which was the son of Enos, which was the son of Seth, which was the son of Adam, which was the son of God.
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