Luke 14:34

“ Salt is good: but if the salt haue lost his sauour, wherewith shall it be seasoned?”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




Viewing the original 1611 KJV with archaic English spelling.
Click to switch to the Standard KJV.

Other Translations for Luke 14:34

Salt [is] good: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be seasoned?
- King James Version

"Therefore, salt is good; but if even salt has become tasteless, with what will it be seasoned?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Salt therefore is good: but if even the salt have lost its savor, wherewith shall it be seasoned?
- American Standard Version (1901)

For salt is good, but if the taste goes from it, of what use is it?
- Basic English Bible

Salt [then] [is] good, but if the salt also has become savourless, wherewith shall it be seasoned?
- Darby Bible

Salt is good: but if the salt hath lost its savor, with what shall it be seasoned?
- Webster's Bible

Salt is good: but if even the salt has become tasteless, what will you use to season it?
- Weymouth Bible

Salt is good, but if the salt becomes flat and tasteless, with what do you season it?
- World English Bible

Salt is good; but if salt vanysche, in what thing schal it be sauerid?
- Wycliffe Bible

`The salt [is] good, but if the salt doth become tasteless, with what shall it be seasoned?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Commentary for Luke 14:34

Wesley's Notes for Luke 14:34

14:34 Salt - Every Christian, but more eminently every minister. #Mt 5:13|; Mr 9:50.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 14:34


Lu 14:34,35 Salt [is] good. See notes on Mt 5:13 Mr 9:50. The Christian is the salt of the earth; the savour is the spirit of self-sacrifice; if it is wanting, his life is worthless.

Bible Options

Sponsored Links