Luke 14:35

It is neither fit for the land, nor yet for the dunghill; but men cast it out. He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

It is neither fit for the land, nor yet for the dunghill: but men cast it out. He that hath eares to heare, let him heare.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"It is useless either for the soil or for the manure pile; it is thrown out. He who has ears to hear, let him hear."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

It is fit neither for the land nor for the dunghill: `men' cast it out. He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It is no good for the land or for the place of waste; no one has a use for it. He who has ears, let him give ear.
- Basic English Bible

It is proper neither for land nor for dung; it is cast out. He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
- Darby Bible

It is neither fit for the land, nor yet for the dunghill, but men cast it out. He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
- Webster's Bible

Neither for land nor dunghill is it of any use; they throw it away. Listen, every one who has ears to listen with!"
- Weymouth Bible

It is fit neither for the soil nor for the manure pile. It is thrown out. He who has ears to hear, let him hear."
- World English Bible

Nethir in erthe, nethir in donghille it is profitable, but it schal be cast out. He that hath eeris of herynge, here he.
- Wycliffe Bible

neither for land nor for manure is it fit -- they cast it without. He who is having ears to hear -- let him hear.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for Luke 14:35

  • I feel this verse is saying that those who separate themselves from the world, or change some bad habits, but don't die daily and become fruitful are neither fit for the world, or for the Lord's use either. You have to put him first always!

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