New International Version
The disciples went and woke him, saying, "Master, Master, we're going to drown!" He got up and rebuked the wind and the raging waters; the storm subsided, and all was calm.
King James Bible
And they came to him, and awoke him, saying, Master, master, we perish. Then he arose, and rebuked the wind and the raging of the water: and they ceased, and there was a calm.
Darby Bible Translation
and coming to [him] they woke him up, saying, Master, master, we perish. But he, rising up, rebuked the wind and the raging of the water; and they ceased, and there was a calm.
World English Bible
They came to him, and awoke him, saying, "Master, master, we are dying!" He awoke, and rebuked the wind and the raging of the water, and they ceased, and it was calm.
Young's Literal Translation
And having come near, they awoke him, saying, 'Master, master, we perish;' and he, having arisen, rebuked the wind and the raging of the water, and they ceased, and there came a calm,
Luke 8:24 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
There came down a storm of wind - and they - were in jeopardy - This is a parallel passage to that in Jonah 1:4. There was a mighty tempest in the sea, so that the ship was like to be broken: the latter clause of which is thus translated by the Septuagint: και το πλοιον εκινδυνευε του συντριβηναι, And the ship was in the utmost danger of being dashed to pieces. This is exactly the state of the disciples here; and it is remarkable that the very same word, εκινδυνευον, which we translate, were in jeopardy, is used by the evangelist, which is found in the Greek version above quoted. The word jeopardy, an inexpressive French term, and utterly unfit for the place which it now occupies, is properly the exclamation of a disappointed gamester, Jeu perdu! The game is lost! or, j'ai perdu! I have lost! i.e. the game.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and rebuked. As the agitation of the sea was merely the effect of the wind, it was necessary to remove the cause of the commotion before the effect would cease. But who, by simply saying Peace, be still, (Mar.
,) could do this but God? One word of our Lord can change the face of nature, and calm the troubled ocean, as well as restore peace to the disconsolate soul.
LibraryJune 28 Evening
The Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits.--I TIM. 4:1. Take heed therefore how ye hear.--Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom.--Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked. Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. How sweet are thy words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth! Through thy …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
Christ to Jairus
There are Some Things of this Sort Even of Our Saviour in the Gospel...
The Right to what I Consider a Normal Standard of Living
He stilled the storm to a whisper; the waves of the sea were hushed.
The disciples went and woke him, saying, "Lord, save us! We're going to drown!"
He got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, "Quiet! Be still!" Then the wind died down and it was completely calm.
"Be quiet!" Jesus said sternly. "Come out of him!" Then the demon threw the man down before them all and came out without injuring him.
So he bent over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her. She got up at once and began to wait on them.
Simon answered, "Master, we've worked hard all night and haven't caught anything. But because you say so, I will let down the nets."
"Where is your faith?" he asked his disciples. In fear and amazement they asked one another, "Who is this? He commands even the winds and the water, and they obey him."
Jump to PreviousAwake Awaking Awoke Calm Ceased Crying Destruction Disciples Drown Drowning Dying End Jesus Master Orders Perish Perishing Rabbi Raging Rebuked Rolling Roused Sleep Stopped Storm Subsided Surging Water Waters Waves We're Wind Woke
Jump to NextAwake Awaking Awoke Calm Ceased Crying Destruction Disciples Drown Drowning Dying End Jesus Master Orders Perish Perishing Rabbi Raging Rebuked Rolling Roused Sleep Stopped Storm Subsided Surging Water Waters Waves We're Wind Woke
LinksLuke 8:24 NIV
Luke 8:24 NLT
Luke 8:24 ESV
Luke 8:24 NASB
Luke 8:24 KJV
Luke 8:24 Bible Apps
Luke 8:24 Biblia Paralela
Luke 8:24 Chinese Bible
Luke 8:24 French Bible
Luke 8:24 German Bible
Luke 8:24 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.