Parallel Verses

Amplified

For then there will be great tribulation (affliction, distress, and oppression) such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now -- "no, and never will be [again].

New American Standard Bible

"For then there will be a great tribulation, such as has not occurred since the beginning of the world until now, nor ever will.

King James Version

For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.

Holman Bible

For at that time there will be great tribulation, the kind that hasn’t taken place from the beginning of the world until now and never will again!

International Standard Version

because at that time there will be great suffering, the kind that hasn't happened from the beginning of the world until now and certainly won't ever happen again.

A Conservative Version

for then there will be great tribulation, such as not has happened from the beginning of the world until now, nor, no, it will not happen.

American Standard Version

for then shall be great tribulation, such as hath not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, nor ever shall be.

An Understandable Version

There will be great trouble [during these times], such as had never been from the beginning of time up to the present, or ever will be [in the days to come].

Anderson New Testament

for then shall be great affliction, such as has not been from the beginning of the world till now, nor shall ever be.

Bible in Basic English

Because in those days there will be great sorrow, such as there has not been from the start of the world till now, or ever will be.

Common New Testament

For then there will be great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, and never will be.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the desolation will be so dreadful, the like was never seen since the beginning of the world, no, nor ever shall be again.

Darby Translation

for then shall there be great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, nor ever shall be;

Godbey New Testament

For then there will be great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world even until now nor ever may be.

Goodspeed New Testament

for there will be greater misery then than there has ever been from the beginning of creation until now, or ever will be again.

John Wesley New Testament

For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not from the beginning of the world to this time, nor ever shall be.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.

Julia Smith Translation

For then shall be great pressure, such as has not been from the beginning of the world till now, nor should be.

King James 2000

For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For at that time there will be great tribulation, such as has not happened from the beginning of the world until now, nor ever will happen.

Modern King James verseion

for then shall be great tribulation, such as has not been since the beginning of the world to this time; no, nor ever shall be.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not from the beginning of the world to this time, nor shall be.

Moffatt New Testament

for there will be sore misery then, such as never has been from the beginning of the world till now ??no and never shall be.

Montgomery New Testament

for then shall be a time of great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, and never shall be again.

NET Bible

For then there will be great suffering unlike anything that has happened from the beginning of the world until now, or ever will happen.

New Heart English Bible

for then there will be great oppression, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, nor ever will be.

Noyes New Testament

For there will then be great distress, such as hath not been from the beginning of the world to this time; no, nor shall ever be.

Sawyer New Testament

for at that time there shall be great affliction, such as has not been from the beginning of the world even till now, nor ever shall be.

The Emphasized Bible

For there will be then, Great tribulation, such as hath not happened, from the beginning of the world, until the present time, neither in any wise shall happen.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For then the tribulation will be great, such as never was from the beginning of the world, and never more shall be.

Twentieth Century New Testament

for that will be 'a time of great distress, the like of which has not occurred from the beginning of the world down to the present time'--no, nor ever will again.

Webster

For then shall be great tribulation, such as hath not been since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.

Weymouth New Testament

for it will be a time of great suffering, such as never has been from the beginning of the world till now, and assuredly never will be again.

Williams New Testament

for there will be greater misery at that time than ever has been since the world began, or ever will be again.

World English Bible

for then there will be great oppression, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, nor ever will be.

Worrell New Testament

for then will be great tribulation, such as has not happened from the beginning of the world until now; no, nor ever shall be.

Worsley New Testament

for there shall be then great affliction, such as has not been from the beginning of the world unto this time, no, nor ever shall be.

Youngs Literal Translation

for there shall be then great tribulation, such as was not from the beginning of the world till now, no, nor may be.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

shall be
ἔσομαι 
Esomai 
shall be, will be, be, shall have, shall come to pass, shall, not tr,
Usage: 83

μέγας 
megas 
Usage: 167

θλίψις 
Thlipsis 
Usage: 33

such as
οἷος 
Hoios 
such as, as, which, what manner, so as, what manner of man, what
Usage: 11

was
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

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

the beginning
ἀρχή 
Arche 
Usage: 42

of the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

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

νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

no
οὐδέ 
Oude 
neither, nor, not, no not, not so much as, then not, not tr,
Usage: 83

nor
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

Context Readings

The Abomination Of Desolation

20 Pray that your flight may not be in winter or on a Sabbath. 21 For then there will be great tribulation (affliction, distress, and oppression) such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now -- "no, and never will be [again]. 22 And if those days had not been shortened, no human being would endure and survive, but for the sake of the elect (God's chosen ones) those days will be shortened.


Cross References

Daniel 12:1

And at that time [of the end] Michael shall arise, the great [angelic] prince who defends and has charge of your [Daniel's] people. And there shall be a time of trouble, straitness, and distress such as never was since there was a nation till that time. But at that time your people shall be delivered, everyone whose name shall be found written in the Book [of God's plan for His own].

Joel 2:2

A day of darkness and gloom, a day of clouds and of thick mists and darkness, like the morning dawn spread upon the mountains; so there comes a [heathen, hostile] people numerous and mighty, the like of which has never been before and shall not be again even to the years of many generations.

Psalm 69:22-28

Let their own table [with all its abundance and luxury] become a snare to them; and when they are secure in peace [or at their sacrificial feasts, let it become] a trap to them.

Isaiah 65:12-16

I will destine you [says the Lord] for the sword, and you shall all bow down to the slaughter, because when I called, you did not answer; when I spoke, you did not listen or obey. But you did what was evil in My eyes, and you chose that in which I did not delight.

Isaiah 66:15-16

For behold, the Lord will come in fire, and His chariots will be like the stormy wind, to render His anger with fierceness, and His rebuke with flames of fire.

Daniel 9:26

And after the sixty-two weeks [of years] shall the Anointed One be cut off or killed and shall have nothing [and no one] belonging to [and defending] Him. And the people of the [other] prince who will come will destroy the city and the sanctuary. Its end shall come with a flood; and even to the end there shall be war, and desolations are decreed.

Joel 1:2

Hear this, you aged men, and give ear, all you inhabitants of the land! Has such a thing as this occurred in your days or even in the days of your fathers?

Zechariah 11:8-9

And I cut off the three shepherds [the civil authorities, the priests, and the prophets] in one month, for I was weary and impatient with them, and they also loathed me.

Zechariah 14:2-3

For I will gather all nations against Jerusalem to battle, and the city shall be taken and the houses rifled and the women ravished; and half of the city shall go into exile, but the rest of the people shall not be cut off from the city.

Malachi 4:1

For behold, the day comes that shall burn like an oven, and all the proud and arrogant, yes, and all that do wickedly and are lawless, shall be stubble; the day that comes shall burn them up, says the Lord of hosts, so that it will leave them neither root nor branch.

Matthew 24:29

Immediately after the tribulation of those days the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not shed its light, and the stars will fall from the sky, and the powers of the heavens will be shaken.

Mark 13:9

But look to yourselves; for they will turn you over to councils, and you will be beaten in the synagogues, and you will stand before governors and kings for My sake as a testimony to them.

Luke 19:43-44

For a time is coming upon you when your enemies will throw up a bank [with pointed stakes] about you and surround you and shut you in on every side.

Luke 21:24

They will fall by the mouth and the edge of the sword and will be led away as captives to and among all nations; and Jerusalem will be trodden down by the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled (completed).

1 Thessalonians 2:16

Forbidding and hindering us from speaking to the Gentiles (the nations) that they may be saved. So as always they fill up [to the brim the measure of] their sins. But God's wrath has come upon them at last [completely and forever]!

Hebrews 10:26-29

For if we go on deliberately and willingly sinning after once acquiring the knowledge of the Truth, there is no longer any sacrifice left to atone for [our] sins [no further offering to which to look forward].

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