Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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].

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 But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter, neither on the sabbath day: 21 For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be. 22 And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.


Cross References

Daniel 12:1

And at that time shall Michael stand up, the great prince which standeth for the children of thy people: and there shall be a time of trouble, such as never was since there was a nation even to that same time: and at that time thy people shall be delivered, every one that shall be found written in the book.

Joel 2:2

A day of darkness and of gloominess, a day of clouds and of thick darkness, as the morning spread upon the mountains: a great people and a strong; there hath not been ever the like, neither shall be any more after it, even to the years of many generations.

Psalm 69:22-28

Let their table become a snare before them: and that which should have been for their welfare, let it become a trap.

Isaiah 65:12-16

Therefore will I number you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down to the slaughter: because when I called, ye did not answer; when I spake, ye did not hear; but did evil before mine eyes, and did choose that wherein I delighted not.

Isaiah 66:15-16

For, behold, the LORD will come with fire, and with his chariots like a whirlwind, to render his anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire.

Daniel 9:26

And after threescore and two weeks shall Messiah be cut off, but not for himself: and the people of the prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; and the end thereof shall be with a flood, and unto the end of the war desolations are determined.

Joel 1:2

Hear this, ye old men, and give ear, all ye inhabitants of the land. Hath this been in your days, or even in the days of your fathers?

Zechariah 11:8-9

Three shepherds also I cut off in one month; and my soul lothed them, and their soul also abhorred 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 forth into captivity, and the residue of the people shall not be cut off from the city.

Malachi 4:1

For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.

Matthew 24:29

Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken:

Mark 13:9

But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues ye shall be beaten: and ye shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them.

Luke 19:43-44

For the days shall come upon thee, that thine enemies shall cast a trench about thee, and compass thee round, and keep thee in on every side,

Luke 21:24

And they shall fall by the edge of the sword, and shall be led away captive into all nations: and Jerusalem shall be trodden down of the Gentiles, until the times of the Gentiles be fulfilled.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

Forbidding us to speak to the Gentiles that they might be saved, to fill up their sins alway: for the wrath is come upon them to the uttermost.

Hebrews 10:26-29

For if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins,

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