Luke 12:49
Parallel Verses
English Standard Version
“I came to cast fire on the earth, and would that it were already kindled!

King James Bible
I am come to send fire on the earth; and what will I, if it be already kindled?

American Standard Version
I came to cast fire upon the earth; and what do I desire, if it is already kindled?

Douay-Rheims Bible
I am come to cast fire on the earth; and what will I, but that it be kindled?

English Revised Version
I came to cast fire upon the earth; and what will I, if it is already kindled?

Webster's Bible Translation
I am come to send fire on the earth, and what will I, if it is already kindled?

Weymouth New Testament
"I came to throw fire upon the earth, and what is my desire? Oh that it were even now kindled!

Luke 12:49 Parallel
Commentary
Vincent's Word Studies

Fire

A spiritual impulse which shall result in the divisions described in the following verses.

Luke 12:49 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

come.

Luke 12:51,52 Suppose you that I am come to give peace on earth? I tell you, No; but rather division...

Isaiah 11:4 But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall smite the earth...

Joel 2:30,31 And I will show wonders in the heavens and in the earth, blood, and fire, and pillars of smoke...

Malachi 3:2,3 But who may abide the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appears? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' soap...

Malachi 4:1 For, behold, the day comes, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yes, and all that do wickedly...

Matthew 3:10-12 And now also the ax is laid to the root of the trees: therefore every tree which brings not forth good fruit is hewn down...

and.

Luke 11:53,54 And as he said these things to them, the scribes and the Pharisees began to urge him vehemently...

Luke 13:31-33 The same day there came certain of the Pharisees, saying to him, Get you out, and depart hence: for Herod will kill you...

Luke 19:39,40 And some of the Pharisees from among the multitude said to him, Master, rebuke your disciples...

John 9:4 I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night comes, when no man can work.

John 11:8-10 His disciples say to him, Master, the Jews of late sought to stone you; and go you thither again...

John 12:17-19 The people therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of his grave, and raised him from the dead, bore record...

Cross References
Luke 12:48
But the one who did not know, and did what deserved a beating, will receive a light beating. Everyone to whom much was given, of him much will be required, and from him to whom they entrusted much, they will demand the more.

Luke 12:50
I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how great is my distress until it is accomplished!

Jump to Previous
Already Cast Desire Earth Fire Kindled Lighted Throw Wish
Jump to Next
Already Cast Desire Earth Fire Kindled Lighted Throw Wish
Links
Luke 12:49 NIV
Luke 12:49 NLT
Luke 12:49 ESV
Luke 12:49 NASB
Luke 12:49 KJV

Luke 12:49 Bible Apps
Luke 12:49 Biblia Paralela
Luke 12:49 Chinese Bible
Luke 12:49 French Bible
Luke 12:49 German Bible

Bible Hub

ESV Text Edition: 2016. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
Luke 12:48
Top of Page
Top of Page