English Standard Version
and if you are willing to accept it, he is Elijah who is to come.
King James Bible
And if ye will receive it, this is Elias, which was for to come.
American Standard Version
And if ye are willing to receive it, this is Elijah, that is to come.
And if you will receive it, he is Elias that is to come.
English Revised Version
And if ye are willing to receive it, this is Elijah, which is to come.
Webster's Bible Translation
And if ye will receive it, this is Elijah who was to come.
Weymouth New Testament
And (if you are willing to receive it)
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CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
If ye will (εἰ θέλετε)
More correctly, Rev., If ye are willing or disposed. For there would naturally be an unwillingness to receive the statement about John's high place, in view of John's imprisonment.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Behold, I send my messenger, and he will prepare the way before me. And the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant in whom you delight, behold, he is coming, says the LORD of hosts.
"Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and awesome day of the LORD comes.
For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until John,
And the disciples asked him, "Then why do the scribes say that first Elijah must come?"
And they asked him, "Why do the scribes say that first Elijah must come?"
and he will go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just, to make ready for the Lord a people prepared."
And they asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" And he answered, "No."
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