Luke 12:4
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English Standard Version
“I tell you, my friends, do not fear those who kill the body, and after that have nothing more that they can do.

King James Bible
And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

American Standard Version
And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I say to you, my friends: Be not afraid of them who kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

English Revised Version
And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them which kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

Webster's Bible Translation
And I say to you, my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

Weymouth New Testament
"But to you who are my friends I say, "'Be not afraid of those who kill the body and after that can do nothing further.

Luke 12:4 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Unto you, my friends (ὑμῖν τοῖς φίλοις μου)

See on Pharisees and lawyers, Luke 11:43, Luke 11:46. Not an address, "O my friends," but, "unto you, the friends of me."

Be not afraid of (μὴ φοβηθῆτε ἀπὸ)

Lit., "fear not from;" i.e., from the hands of.

Luke 12:4 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

my.

Songs 5:1,16 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey...

Isaiah 41:8 But you, Israel, are my servant, Jacob whom I have chosen, the seed of Abraham my friend.

John 15:14 You are my friends, if you do whatever I command you.

James 2:23 And the scripture was fulfilled which said, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed to him for righteousness...

Be.

Isaiah 51:7-13 Listen to me, you that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; fear you not the reproach of men...

Jeremiah 1:8,17 Be not afraid of their faces: for I am with you to deliver you, said the LORD...

Jeremiah 26:14,15 As for me, behold, I am in your hand: do with me as seems good and meet to you...

Ezekiel 2:6 And you, son of man, be not afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns be with you...

Daniel 3:16,17 Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, answered and said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we are not careful to answer you in this matter...

Matthew 10:28 And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul...

Acts 4:13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marveled...

Acts 20:24 But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear to myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry...

Philippians 1:28 And in nothing terrified by your adversaries: which is to them an evident token of perdition, but to you of salvation, and that of God.

1 Peter 3:14 But and if you suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are you: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;

Revelation 2:10 Fear none of those things which you shall suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that you may be tried...

Cross References
Proverbs 29:25
The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is safe.

Jeremiah 41:18
because of the Chaldeans. For they were afraid of them, because Ishmael the son of Nethaniah had struck down Gedaliah the son of Ahikam, whom the king of Babylon had made governor over the land.

John 15:13
Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.

John 15:14
You are my friends if you do what I command you.

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