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Luke 21:13

New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995) [2]
— “It will lead to an opportunity for your testimony.
King James Version (KJV 1769) [2]
— And it shall turn to you for a testimony.
English Revised Version (ERV 1885)
— It shall turn unto you for a testimony.
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— It shall turn out unto you for a testimony.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And it shall turn to you for a testimony.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— but it shall turn out to you for a testimony.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— But it shall turn out to you for a witness.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and it shall become to you for a testimony.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And it shall happen unto you for a testimony.
Geneva Bible (GNV 1560)
— And this shall turne to you, for a testimoniall.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And it shall turne to you for a testimony.
Lamsa Bible (1957)
— It will be to you for a testimony.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And it shall be to you for a testimony.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— But it will be to you for a testimony.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 1161
{1161} Prime
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
it shall turn 576
{0576} Prime
From G0575 and the base of G0939; literally to disembark; figuratively to eventuate.
<5695> Grammar
Tense - Future (See G5776)
Voice - Middle Deponent (See G5788)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 271
to you 5213
{5213} Prime
Irregular dative case of G5210; to (with or by) you.
for 1519
{1519} Prime
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
a testimony. 3142
{3142} Prime
Neuter of a presumed derivative of G3144; something evidential, that is, (generally) evidence given or (specifically) the Decalogue (in the sacred Tabernacle).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Luke 21:13

_ _ for a testimony — an opportunity of bearing testimony.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Luke 21:5-19.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Luke 21:13

It shall turn to you for a testimony — Of your having delivered your own souls, and of their being without excuse.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Luke 21:13

And it shall turn to you for (c) a testimony.

(c) This will be the result of your troubles and afflictions: they will be witnesses both before God and man of the treacherous and cruel dealing of your enemies, as well as of your steadfastness: A noble saying, that the afflictions of the godly and holy men pertain to the witness of the truth.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

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 Thessalonians 3:3-4 That no man should be moved by these afflictions: for yourselves know that we are appointed thereunto. ... For verily, when we were with you, we told you before that we should suffer tribulation; even as it came to pass, and ye know.
2 Thessalonians 1:5 [Which is] a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer:
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Php 1:28. 1Th 3:3. 2Th 1:5.

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