Luke 11:37

“And as he spake, a certain Pharisee besought him to dine with him: and he went in, and sat down to meat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And as he spake, a certaine Pharise besought him to dine with him: and he went in, and sate downe to meate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now when He had spoken, a Pharisee *asked Him to have lunch with him; and He went in, and reclined {at the table.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now as he spake, a Pharisee asketh him to dine with him: and he went in, and sat down to meat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now, while he was talking, a Pharisee made a request that he would come to a meal with him; and he went in and took his seat at the meal.
- Basic English Bible

But as he spoke, a certain Pharisee asked him that he would dine with him; and entering in he placed himself at table.
- Darby Bible

And as he was speaking, a certain Pharisee besought him to dine with him: and he went in, and sat down to eat.
- Webster's Bible

When He had thus spoken, a Pharisee invited Him to breakfast at his house; so He entered and took His place at table.
- Weymouth Bible

Now as he spoke, a certain Pharisee asked him to dine with him. He went in, and sat at the table.
- World English Bible

And whanne he spak, a Farisee preiede him, that he schulde ete with hym. And he entride, and sat to the meete.
- Wycliffe Bible

And in [his] speaking, a certain Pharisee was asking him that he might dine with him, and having gone in, he reclined (at meat),
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 11:37


Lu 11:37 A certain Pharisee besought him. Jesus did not refuse invitations of Pharisees, or of publicans and sinners.

Discussion for Luke 11:37

  • Nkosinathi Ngulube for verse 37
    This is a perfect example of what a true christian should be, not to segregate but to reach out to all people and share the wisdom of God with them . However it is not possible without the light, otherwise their darkness envelopes you.

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