Luke 6:20

 

“And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.”
King James Version (KJV)


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Other Translations of Luke 6:20

And hee lifted vp his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be yee poore: for yours is the kingdome of God.
- King James Version (1611) - Compare to scan of original Luke chapter 6

And turning His gaze toward His disciples, He {began} to say, "Blessed {are} you {who are} poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed `are' ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And turning his eyes to his disciples he said, Happy are you who are poor: for the kingdom of God is yours.
- Basic English Bible

And *he*, lifting up his eyes upon his disciples, said, Blessed [are] ye poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
- Darby Bible

And he, lifting up his eyes on his disciples, said: Blessed are ye poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
- Douay Rheims Bible

And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed are ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
- Webster's Bible

Then fixing His eyes upon His disciples, Jesus said to them, "Blessed are you poor, because the Kingdom of God is yours.
- Weymouth Bible

He lifted up his eyes to his disciples, and said, "Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the Kingdom of God.
- World English Bible

And whanne hise iyen weren cast vp in to hise disciplis, he seide, Blessid be ye, `pore men, for the kyngdom of God is youre.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he, having lifted up his eyes to his disciples, said: `Happy the poor -- because yours is the reign of God.
- Youngs Literal Bible


 

Anonymous's comment on 2010-01-06 18:22:14:

The poor in spirit are those who are humble and depend and trust in the lord. And believe in his word. For the proud trust in themselves and the wisdom of men , because of that can not have the kingdom of God within nor are able to enter in.

 


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