Luke 10:41

“And Jesus answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things:

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iesus answered, and saide vnto her, Martha, Martha, thou art carefull, and troubled about many things:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But the Lord answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the Lord answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art anxious and troubled about many things:
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the Lord, answering, said to her, Martha, Martha, you are full of care and troubled about such a number of things:
- Basic English Bible

But Jesus answering said to her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things;
- Darby Bible

And Jesus answered, and said to her, Martha, Martha, thou art anxious, and troubled about many things:
- Webster's Bible

Martha, Martha, replied Jesus, "you are anxious and worried about a multitude of things;
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered her, "Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things,
- World English Bible

And the Lord answerde, and seide to hir, Martha, Martha, thou art bysi, and art troublid aboute ful many thingis;
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus answering said to her, `Martha, Martha, thou art anxious and disquieted about many things,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 10:41


10:41 Martha, Martha - There is a peculiar spirit and tenderness in the repetition of the word: thou art careful, inwardly, and hurried, outwardly.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 10:41


Lu 10:41 Thou art careful and troubled. Agitated over temporal matters while there are others more important.

Discussion for Luke 10:41

  • Nkosinathi Ngulube for verse 41
    Martha was to lay aside her chores and do as Mary did, for Jesus would not be with them in person always.She did not realise how much she had in the house.This goes on to show that it is ideal to be in spirit manner than carnal things when The Lord visits. "Chores " can wait!

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