Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But there is a baptism which I have to undergo; and how am I kept back till it is complete!

New American Standard Bible

But I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished!

King James Version

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I straitened till it be accomplished!

Holman Bible

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how it consumes Me until it is finished!

International Standard Version

I have a baptism to be baptized with, and what stress I am under until it's completed!

A Conservative Version

But I have an immersion to be immersed, and how am I constrained until it will be accomplished.

American Standard Version

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I straitened till it be accomplished!

Amplified

I have a baptism [of great suffering] with which to be baptized, and how [greatly] I am distressed until it is accomplished!

An Understandable Version

But I have an immersion to experience [i.e., overwhelming suffering to undergo. See Mark 10:38-39], and what stress I am under until it happens!

Anderson New Testament

I have an immersion with which to be immersed, and how distressed I am till it be accomplished!

Common New Testament

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished!

Daniel Mace New Testament

the baptism, which I am to undergo, how do I long till it be accomplished?

Darby Translation

But I have a baptism to be baptised with, and how am I straitened until it shall have been accomplished!

Godbey New Testament

And I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I straitened till it may be perfected!

Goodspeed New Testament

I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am till it is over!

John Wesley New Testament

And what do I desire? That it were already kindled! But I have a baptism to be baptized with: and how am I straitned till it be accomplished!

Julia Smith Translation

And I have an immersion to be immersed with; and how am I pressed together till it should be finished!

King James 2000

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I constrained till it be accomplished!

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how I am distressed until it is accomplished!

Modern King James verseion

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how I am pressed down until it is accomplished!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Notwithstanding, I must be baptised with a baptism. And how am I pained till it be ended?

Moffatt New Testament

I have a baptism to undergo. How I am distressed till it is all over!

Montgomery New Testament

"Would it were already kindled! But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how am I straitened till it is accomplished!

NET Bible

I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is finished!

New Heart English Bible

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished.

Noyes New Testament

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how is my soul troubled, till it be accomplished!

Sawyer New Testament

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I straitened till it is fully accomplished!

The Emphasized Bible

But, an immersion, have I, to be immersed with, and how am I distressed, until it be ended!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But I have a baptism to be baptised with; and how am I distressed in spirit till it is finished!

Twentieth Century New Testament

There is a baptism that I must undergo, and how great is my distress until it is over!

Webster

But I have a baptism to be baptized with; and how am I straitened till it shall be accomplished!

Weymouth New Testament

But I have a baptism to undergo; and how am I pent up till it is accomplished!

Williams New Testament

I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how I am pressed with anguish till it is accomplished!

World English Bible

But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished!

Worrell New Testament

But I have an immersion to be immersed with; and how am I constrained until it be accomplished!

Worsley New Testament

for I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how I am straitened till it be accomplished?

Youngs Literal Translation

but I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how am I pressed till it may be completed!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

I have
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

βάπτισμα 
Baptisma 
Usage: 14

to be baptized with
βαπτίζω 
Baptizo 
Usage: 65

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

how
πῶς 
Pos 
Usage: 65

am I straitened
συνέχω 
sunecho 
be taken with, throng, straiten, keep in, hold, stop, press, lie sick of, constrain, be in a strait
Usage: 10

ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

References

Images Luke 12:50

Context Readings

Not Peace, But A Sword Of Divisiveness

49 I came to send a fire on the earth, and it may even now have been lighted. 50 But there is a baptism which I have to undergo; and how am I kept back till it is complete! 51 Is it your opinion that I have come to give peace on earth? I say to you, No, but division:


Cross References

John 19:30

So when Jesus had taken the wine he said, All is done. And with his head bent he gave up his spirit.

Psalm 40:8

My delight is to do your pleasure, O my God; truly, your law is in my heart.

Matthew 20:17-22

And when Jesus was going up to Jerusalem, he took the twelve disciples on one side, and said to them,

Mark 10:32-38

And they were on the way, going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus was going before them: and they were full of wonder; but those who came after him were in fear. And again he took the twelve, and gave them word of the things which were to come on him,

John 4:34

Jesus said, My food is to do the pleasure of him who sent me and to make his work complete.

John 7:6-8

Jesus said to them, My time is still to come, but any time is good for you.

John 7:10

But after his brothers had gone up to the feast, then he went up, not publicly, but in secret.

John 10:39-41

Then again they made an attempt to take him; but he got away from them.

John 12:27-28

Now is my soul troubled; and what am I to say? Father, keep me from this hour. No: for this purpose have I come to this hour.

John 18:11

Then Jesus said to Peter, Put back your sword: am I not to take the cup which my Father has given to me?

Acts 20:22

And now, as you see, I am going to Jerusalem, a prisoner in spirit, having no knowledge of what will come to me there:

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