Luke 9:57

“ And it came to passe that as they went in the way, a certaine man said vnto him, Lord, I wil follow thee whithersoeuer thou goest.”

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Other Translations

And it came to pass, that, as they went in the way, a certain [man] said unto him, Lord, I will follow thee whithersoever thou goest.
- King James Version

As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, "I will follow You wherever You go."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And as they went on the way, a certain man said unto him, I will follow thee whithersoever thou goest.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when they were on the way, a certain man said to him, I will come after you wherever you go.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass as they went in the way, one said to him, I will follow thee wheresoever thou goest, Lord.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass, that as they were going in the way, a certain man said to him, Lord, I will follow thee whithersoever thou goest.
- Webster's Bible

And, as they proceeded on their way, a man came to Him and said, "I will follow you wherever you go."
- Weymouth Bible

As they went on the way, a certain man said to him, "I want to follow you wherever you go, Lord."
- World English Bible

And it was don, whanne thei walkeden in the weie, a man seide to hym, Y schal sue thee, whidur euer thou go.
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass, as they are going on in the way, a certain one said unto him, `I will follow thee wherever thou mayest go, sir;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 9:57

9:57 #Mt 8:19|.

People's Bible Notes for Luke 9:57

Lu 9:57-62 On these excuses, see notes on Mt 8:18-22 Mr 4:35. Luke adds a few new facts which I notice. A certain man. A scribe (Mt 8:19). I will follow thee. The Lord tries his sincerity by telling him of the hardships before him.

Discussion for Luke 9

  • Wild B He
    To be a disciple of his, hands on the plough, is to be in a battle against the forces of evil on earth. We are in a time of testing. The Truth is being obfuscated. The rule if law is ignored as the Antichrist, who blows his own horn that he is the best, has deceived even the very foremost Christians of our day, 5/9/19. They boost his credibility not knowing the severity of God, who sees all!
  • Ivy Johnson
    Our Lord on the Mount-of-Transfiguration: God His Father said: This is My Beloved Son: Hear Ye Him! Mary at the Wedding in Cana: Whatever He sayeth: do it! Why are we claiming to be Followers of Jesus: but disobedient to His Commands: Jesus sayeth: To obey is Better than Sacrifice: I am preaching to the choir: We are upset with our children when they disobey our commands: obedience to God matters
  • Obbie Beal
    through the eyes of Jesus we learn Jesus has not loss sight of HIS # 1 mission (redeem man from sin... 23-27); but through the eyes of the 12 disciples
  • BSP
    Verse 25~Even if a person becomes very successful and wealthy in this world, what good would it be if that person loses their life?
  • Bruce
    If any Man will Come after me, Let him Deny himself and Take Up his Cross Daily and Follow Me.(Verse 23) Means, Pick Up Your Cross and Follow Him, The Son of God. All True Believers Will have,Tribulation, Persecution, Trouble. We Present Our Bodies As a Living Sacrifice(Romans 12:1)You See Him:In The Bible(Hebrews 10:7) All Eyes will See Him (Revelation 1:7) Read Revelation 20:15
  • His servant, Avadim
    How do I know, because I'm His Servant and disciple. And i seen Him pass me by in the flesh on Wednesday July 4th around 0830 0930hrs

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