Luke 10:17-20

17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.”
18 He replied, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.
19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.
20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.”

Luke 10:17 in Other Translations

KJV
17 And the seventy returned again with joy, saying, Lord, even the devils are subject unto us through thy name.
ESV
17 The seventy-two returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us in your name!"
NLT
17 When the seventy-two disciples returned, they joyfully reported to him, “Lord, even the demons obey us when we use your name!”
MSG
17 The seventy came back triumphant. "Master, even the demons danced to your tune!"
CSB
17 The Seventy returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons submit to us in Your name."

Luke 10:17-20 In-Context

15 And you, Capernaum, will you be lifted to the heavens? No, you will go down to Hades.
16 “Whoever listens to you listens to me; whoever rejects you rejects me; but whoever rejects me rejects him who sent me.”
17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.”
18 He replied, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.
19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.
20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.”
21 At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.
22 “All things have been committed to me by my Father. No one knows who the Son is except the Father, and no one knows who the Father is except the Son and those to whom the Son chooses to reveal him.”

Cross References 6

  • 1. ver 1
  • 2. S Mark 16:17
  • 3. S Matthew 4:10
  • 4. Isaiah 14:12; Revelation 9:1; Revelation 12:8,9
  • 5. Mark 16:18; Acts 28:3-5
  • 6. Exodus 32:32; Psalms 69:28; Daniel 12:1; Philippians 4:3; Hebrews 12:23; Revelation 13:8; Revelation 20:12; Revelation 21:27; S Rev Revelation 20:12
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