Parallel Bible results for Luke 12:49-53

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Luke 12:49-53

CEB 49 "I came to cast fire upon the earth. How I wish that it was already ablaze! NIV 49 "I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! CEB 50 I have a baptism I must experience. How I am distressed until it's completed! NIV 50 But I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is completed! CEB 51 Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I tell you, I have come instead to bring division. NIV 51 Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but division. CEB 52 From now on, a household of five will be divided—three against two and two against three. NIV 52 From now on there will be five in one family divided against each other, three against two and two against three. CEB 53 Father will square off against son and son against father; mother against daughter and daughter against mother; and mother-in-law against daughter-in-law and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law." NIV 53 They will be divided, father against son and son against father, mother against daughter and daughter against mother, mother-in-law against daughter-in-law and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law."