Luke 12:51 "Do you suppose that I came to grant peace on earth? I tell you, no, but rather division;


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Do you suppose that I came to grant peace on earth? I tell you, no, but rather division;

King James Version

Suppose ye that I am come to give peace on earth? I tell you, Nay; but rather division:

Holman Bible

Do you think that I came here to give peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division!

International Standard Version

Do you think that I came to bring peace on earth? Not at all, I tell you, but rather division!

A Conservative Version

Do ye suppose that I came to give peace on the earth? I tell you, no, but rather division.

American Standard Version

Think ye that I am come to give peace in the earth? I tell you, Nay; but rather division:

Amplified

Do you suppose that I have come to give peace upon earth? No, I say to you, but rather division;

An Understandable Version

Do you think that I came to bring [only] peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but division instead.

Anderson New Testament

Do you think that I have come to give peace in the earth? I toll you, No; but rather dissension.

Bible in Basic English

Is it your opinion that I have come to give peace on earth? I say to you, No, but division:

Common New Testament

Do you think that I came to give peace on earth? No, I tell you, but rather division.

Daniel Mace New Testament

do you imagine that my coming will produce peace on the earth? I tell you, no; but rather division.

Darby Translation

Think ye that I have come to give peace in the earth? Nay, I say to you, but rather division:

Godbey New Testament

Do you think that I have come to give peace on the earth? I say unto you, Nay, but division.

Goodspeed New Testament

Do you think I have come to bring peace to the earth? Not peace, I tell you, but discord!

John Wesley New Testament

Suppose ye that I am come to send peace upon earth? I tell you, Nay, but rather division.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Think ye that I am come to the earth to give peace? No, I tell you, but rather division;

Julia Smith Translation

Think ye that I came to give peace in the earth? Nay, I say to you; but rather division:

King James 2000

Suppose you that I am come to give peace on earth? I tell you, Nay; but rather division:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do you think that I have come to grant peace on the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division!

Modern King James verseion

Do you suppose that I have come to give peace on earth? I tell you, no, but rather division.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Suppose ye that I am come to send peace on earth? I tell you, nay: but rather debate.

Moffatt New Testament

You think I am here to make peace on earth? No, I tell you, it is dissension.

Montgomery New Testament

"Do you think that I am come to make peace on the earth? No, I tell you, but rather dissension.

NET Bible

Do you think I have come to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but rather division!

New Heart English Bible

Do you think that I have come to give peace in the earth? I tell you, no, but rather division.

Noyes New Testament

Think ye that I came to give peace in the earth? I tell you, nay, but rather division.

Sawyer New Testament

Do you think that I have come to give peace on the earth? I tell you, no; but rather division.

The Emphasized Bible

Suppose ye, that, peace, I am come to give in the earth? Nay, I tell you, but rather division.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Think ye that I came to bring peace upon earth? No, I tell you; but rather division:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do you think that I am here to give peace on earth? No, I tell you, but to cause division.

Webster

Suppose ye that I am come to give peace on earth? I tell you, No; but rather division:

Weymouth New Testament

Do you suppose that I came to give peace on earth? No, I tell you that I came to bring dissension.

Williams New Testament

Do you think that I came to give peace on earth? I tell you, not so at all, but rather discord.

World English Bible

Do you think that I have come to give peace in the earth? I tell you, no, but rather division.

Worrell New Testament

Think ye that I came to give peace in the earth? I tell you, nay, but rather division.

Worsley New Testament

Do ye think that I am come to give peace on the earth? I tell you, nay; but rather division.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Think ye that peace I came to give in the earth? no, I say to you, but rather division;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δοκέω 
Dokeo 
Usage: 45

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

I am come
παραγίνομαι 
Paraginomai 
come, be present, go
Usage: 33

to give
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

εἰρήνη 
Eirene 
Usage: 71

on
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

γῆ 
Ge 
Usage: 186

I tell
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

οὐχί 
Ouchi 
not, nay, not, not so
Usage: 32

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
Usage: 461

ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

Devotionals

Devotionals about Luke 12:51

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Context Readings

Not Peace, But A Sword Of Divisiveness

50 "But I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished! 51 "Do you suppose that I came to grant peace on earth? I tell you, no, but rather division; 52 for from now on five members in one household will be divided, three against two and two against three.


Cross References

Matthew 10:34-36

"Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.

Zechariah 11:7-8

So I pastured the flock doomed to slaughter, hence the afflicted of the flock And I took for myself two staffs: the one I called Favor and the other I called Union; so I pastured the flock.

Zechariah 11:10-11

I took my staff Favor and cut it in pieces, to break my covenant which I had made with all the peoples.

Zechariah 11:14

Then I cut in pieces my second staff Union, to break the brotherhood between Judah and Israel.

Matthew 24:7-10

"For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom, and in various places there will be famines and earthquakes.

Luke 12:49

"I have come to cast fire upon the earth; and how I wish it were already kindled!



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