Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When His disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, do You want us to command fire to come down from heaven and consume them?"

King James Version

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elias did?

Holman Bible

When the disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, do You want us to call down fire from heaven to consume them?"

International Standard Version

When his disciples James and John observed this rejection, they asked, "Lord, do you want us to call fire down from heaven to destroy them?"

A Conservative Version

And his disciples James and John having seen, they said, Lord, do thou want that we should call fire to come down from the sky, and consume them, as also Elijah did?

American Standard Version

And when his disciples James and John saw this , they said, Lord, wilt thou that we bid fire to come down from heaven, and consume them?

Amplified

And when His disciples James and John observed this, they said, Lord, do You wish us to command fire to come down from heaven and consume them, even as Elijah did?

An Understandable Version

And when His disciples James and John saw this, they said [to Him], "Lord, do you want us to call fire down from heaven to burn them up?"

Anderson New Testament

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said: Lord, is it thy will that we command fire to come down from heaven and destroy them, even as Elijah did?

Bible in Basic English

And when his disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, Lord, may we send fire from heaven and put an end to them?

Common New Testament

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to command fire to come down from heaven and consume them?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

his disciples James and John observing this, said, Lord, shall we command fire to descend from heaven, as Elias did, in order to consume them?

Darby Translation

And his disciples James and John seeing it said, Lord, wilt thou that we speak that fire come down from heaven and consume them, as also Elias did?

Godbey New Testament

And the disciples James and John, seeing, said, Lord, do you wish that we may command fire to descend from heaven and consume them?

Goodspeed New Testament

When the disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, "Master, will you have us order fire to come down from heaven and consume them?"

John Wesley New Testament

And his disciples James and John seeing it said, Lord, Wilt thou that we bid fire come down from heaven and consume them, even as Elijah did?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven and consume them, even as Elijah did?

Julia Smith Translation

And his disciples James and John having seen, said, O Lord, wilt thou that we should speak fire to come down from heaven, and destroy them, as also did Elias?

King James 2000

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, will you that we command fire to come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elijah did?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now [when] the disciples James and John saw [it], they said, "Lord, do you want us to call fire to come down from heaven and consume them?"

Modern King James verseion

And seeing, His disciples James and John said, Lord, do You desire that we command fire to come down from Heaven and consume them, even as Elijah did?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When his disciples, James, and John, saw that, they said, "Lord, wilt thou that we command that fire come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elijah did?"

Moffatt New Testament

So when the disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, will you have us bid fire come down from heaven and consume them?"

Montgomery New Testament

And when his disciples, James and John, saw this they said, "Lord, are you willing for us to bid fire come down from heaven and destroy them?" As Elijah did.

NET Bible

Now when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to call fire to come down from heaven and consume them?"

New Heart English Bible

When his disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to command fire to come down from the sky, and destroy them?"

New simplified Bible

When his disciples James and John saw this they said: Lord, do you want us to request fire from heaven to consume them?

Noyes New Testament

And the disciples James and John, on seeing it, said, Lord, wilt thou have us bid fire come down from heaven, and consume them?

Sawyer New Testament

And his disciples James and John seeing it, said, Lord, do you wish us to call fire to come down from heaven and consume them?

The Emphasized Bible

And the disciples James and John, seeing it, said - Lord! wilt thou, that we bid fire come down from heaven, and destroy them?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And when the disciples James and John saw it, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven and destroy them, just as Elias did?

Twentieth Century New Testament

When James and John saw this, they said: "Master, do you wish us to call for fire to come down from the heavens and consume them?"

Webster

And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elijah did?

Weymouth New Testament

When the disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Master, do you wish us to order fire to come down from Heaven and consume them?"

Williams New Testament

When the disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to bid fire come down from heaven and consume them?"

World English Bible

When his disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to command fire to come down from the sky, and destroy them, just as Elijah did?"

Worrell New Testament

And, seeing it, His disciples, James and John, said, "Lord, dost Thou wish that we bid fire come down from heaven, and consume them?"

Worsley New Testament

And when his disciples James and John saw it, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven and consume them, as Elias did?

Youngs Literal Translation

And his disciples James and John having seen, said, 'Sir, wilt thou that we may command fire to come down from the heaven, and to consume them, as also Elijah did?'

Interlinear

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

εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

his

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

Ἰάκωβος 
Iakobos 
Usage: 41

and



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

Ἰωάννης 
Ioannes 
John , John , John , John
Usage: 116

saw
εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

ἔπω 
Epo 
say , speak , tell , command , bid , , vr say
Usage: 824

κύριος 
Kurios 
Lord , lord , master , sir , Sir ,
Usage: 643

wilt thou
θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would , will/would have , desire , desirous , list , to will ,
Usage: 136

ἔπω 
Epo 
say , speak , tell , command , bid , , vr say
Usage: 824

πῦρ 
Pur 
Usage: 53

to come down
καταβαίνω 
Katabaino 
Usage: 63

ἀπό 
Apo 
from , of , out of , for , off , by , at , in , since 9 , on , not tr. , .
Usage: 490

οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

ἀναλίσκω 
Analisko 
Usage: 3


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0


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

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as , when , how , as it were , about ,
Usage: 417

Ἡλίας 
helias 
Usage: 24

Context Readings

Jesus Rejected In A Samaritan Village

53 But they did not receive Him, because He was traveling toward Jerusalem. 54 When His disciples James and John saw this, they said, "Lord, do You want us to command fire to come down from heaven and consume them?" 55 But He turned and rebuked them, [and said, "You do not know what kind of spirit you are of;


Cross References

2 Kings 1:10-14

Elijah replied to the captain of fifty, "If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty " Then fire came down from heaven and consumed him and his fifty.

James 1:19-20

This you know, my beloved brethren But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger;

James 3:14-18

But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not be arrogant and so lie against the truth.

Acts 4:29-30

"And now, Lord, take note of their threats, and grant that Your bond-servants may speak Your word with all confidence,

2 Samuel 21:2

So the king called the Gibeonites and spoke to them (now the Gibeonites were not of the sons of Israel but of the remnant of the Amorites, and the sons of Israel made a covenant with them, but Saul had sought to kill them in his zeal for the sons of Israel and Judah).

2 Kings 10:16

He said, "Come with me and see my zeal for the LORD." So he made him ride in his chariot.

2 Kings 10:31

But Jehu was not careful to walk in the law of the LORD, the God of Israel, with all his heart; he did not depart from the sins of Jeroboam, which he made Israel sin.

Revelation 13:3

I saw one of his heads as if it had been slain, and his fatal wound was healed And the whole earth was amazed and followed after the beast;



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