Luke 14:34

Salt is good: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be seasoned?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Salt is good: but if the salt haue lost his sauour, wherewith shall it be seasoned?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"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

Bible commentary

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.

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