Analysis of Peshitta verse Luke 12:49
Translations(Etheridge) FIRE have I come to send forth upon the earth, and I would that it already burned:
(Murdock) I have come to cast fire on the earth; and I would, that it already burned.
(Lamsa) I came to set the earth on fire; and I wish to do it, if it has not already been kindled.
(KJV) I am come to send fire on the earth; and what will I, if it be already kindled?
This work makes use of the Syriac Electronic Data Retrieval Archive (SEDRA) by Dr. George A. Kiraz, distributed by the Syriac Computing Institute.
Peshitta verses are taken from the Peshitta NT published by the British and Foreign Bible Society.
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