Luke 11:21
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English Standard Version
When a strong man, fully armed, guards his own palace, his goods are safe;

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

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

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

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

Webster's Bible Translation
When a strong man armed keepeth his palace, his goods are in peace:

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

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Vincent's Word Studies

A strong man (ὁ ἰσχυρὸς)

It has the article: the strong man. So Rev. See on Matthew 12:29.

Armed (καθωπλισμένος)

Fully armed: down (κατά) from head to heel.

His palace (ἑαυτοῦ αὐλήν)

Lit., his own. Ἀυλή is strictly the open court in front of a house: later, the court round which the house is built, and so applied to the house generally, as our door or roof. Rev., court; for there, in the open space, commanding the doors, he would mount guard.

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Matthew 12:29 Or else how can one enter into a strong man's house, and spoil his goods, except he first bind the strong man?...

Mark 3:27 No man can enter into a strong man's house, and spoil his goods, except he will first bind the strong man...

Cross References
Isaiah 49:24
Can the prey be taken from the mighty, or the captives of a tyrant be rescued?

Luke 11:20
But if it is by the finger of God that I cast out demons, then the kingdom of God has come upon you.

Luke 11:22
but when one stronger than he attacks him and overcomes him, he takes away his armor in which he trusted and divides his spoil.

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