New Living Translation
But I'll tell you whom to fear. Fear God, who has the power to kill you and then throw you into hell. Yes, he's the one to fear.
King James Bible
But I will forewarn you whom ye shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath killed hath power to cast into hell; yea, I say unto you, Fear him.
Darby Bible Translation
But I will shew you whom ye shall fear: Fear him who after he has killed has authority to cast into hell; yea, I say to you, Fear him.
World English Bible
But I will warn you whom you should fear. Fear him, who after he has killed, has power to cast into Gehenna. Yes, I tell you, fear him.
Young's Literal Translation
but I will show to you, whom ye may fear; Fear him who, after the killing, is having authority to cast to the gehenna; yes, I say to you, Fear ye Him.
Luke 12:5 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:5 Fear him who hath power to cast into hell - Even to his peculiar friends, Christ gives this direction. Therefore the fearing of God as having power to cast into hell, is to be pressed even on true believers.
LibraryFire on Earth
'I am come to send fire on the earth; and what will I, if it be already kindled!'--LUKE xii. 49. We have here one of the rare glimpses which our Lord gives us into His inmost heart, His thought of His mission, and His feelings about it. If familiarity had not weakened the impression, and dulled the edge, of these words, how startling they would seem to us! 'I am come'--then, He was, before He came, and He came by His own voluntary act. A Jewish peasant says that He is going to set the world on fire-and …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
The Rich Fool
Anxious About Earth, or Earnest About the Kingdom
The Equipment of the Servants
They were afraid of what the Babylonians would do when they heard that Ishmael had killed Gedaliah, the governor appointed by the Babylonian king.
But I say, if you are even angry with someone, you are subject to judgment! If you call someone an idiot, you are in danger of being brought before the court. And if you curse someone, you are in danger of the fires of hell.
"Don't be afraid of those who want to kill your body; they cannot touch your soul. Fear only God, who can destroy both soul and body in hell.
It is a terrible thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
Jump to PreviousAuthority Body Cast Clear Death Fear Forewarn Gehenna Hell Killed Killing Power Shew Throw Warn
Jump to NextAuthority Body Cast Clear Death Fear Forewarn Gehenna Hell Killed Killing Power Shew Throw Warn
LinksLuke 12:5 NIV
Luke 12:5 NLT
Luke 12:5 ESV
Luke 12:5 NASB
Luke 12:5 KJV
Luke 12:5 Bible Apps
Luke 12:5 Biblia Paralela
Luke 12:5 Chinese Bible
Luke 12:5 French Bible
Luke 12:5 German Bible
Luke 12:5 Commentaries