Luke 11:21
Good News Translation
"When a strong man, with all his weapons ready, guards his own house, all his belongings are safe.

Contemporary English Version
When a strong man arms himself and guards his home, everything he owns is safe.

Douay-Rheims Bible
When a strong man armed keepeth his court, those things are in peace which he possesseth.

New American Bible
When a strong man fully armed guards his palace, his possessions are safe.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

When a strong man armed keepeth his court, those things are in peace which he possesseth.

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Matthew 12:29 Or how can any one enter into the house of the strong, and rifle his goods, unless he first bind the strong? and then he will rifle his house.

Mark 3:27 No man can enter into the house of a strong man and rob him of his goods, unless he first bind the strong man, and then shall he plunder his house.

Context
A House Divided
20But if I by the finger of God cast out devils, doubtless the kingdom of God is come upon you. 21When a strong man armed keepeth his court, those things are in peace which he possesseth. 22But if a stronger than he come upon him and overcome him, he will take away all his armour wherein he trusted and will distribute his spoils.…
Cross References
Isaiah 49:24
Shall the prey be taken from the strong? or can that which was taken by the mighty, be delivered?

Luke 11:20
But if I by the finger of God cast out devils, doubtless the kingdom of God is come upon you.

Luke 11:22
But if a stronger than he come upon him and overcome him, he will take away all his armour wherein he trusted and will distribute his spoils.

Additional Translations
When a strong man, fully armed, guards his house, his possessions are secure.

When the strong man being armed might guard his house, his possessions are in peace.

When a strong man armed keeps his palace, his goods are in peace:

When the strong man fully armed guardeth his own court, his goods are in peace:

When the strong [man] armed keeps his own house, his goods are in peace;

When the strong man fully armed guardeth his own court, his goods are in peace:

When a strong man armed keepeth his palace, his goods are in peace:

"Whenever a strong man, fully armed and equipped, is guarding his own castle, he enjoys peaceful possession of his property;

"When the strong man, fully armed, guards his own dwelling, his goods are safe.

'When the strong man armed may keep his hall, in peace are his goods;
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