Luke 15:26

And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Luke 15:26

And he called one of the seruants, and asked what these things meant.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And he summoned one of the servants and {began} inquiring what these things could be.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he called to him one of the servants, and inquired what these things might be.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he sent for one of the servants, questioning him about what it might be.
- Basic English Bible

And having called one of the servants, he inquired what these things might be.
- Darby Bible

And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant.
- Webster's Bible

Then he called one of the lads to him and asked what all this meant.
- Weymouth Bible

He called one of the servants to him, and asked what was going on.
- World English Bible

And he clepide oon of the seruauntis, and axide, what these thingis weren.
- Wycliffe Bible

and having called near one of the young men, he was inquiring what these things might be,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Luke 15:26

Wesley's Notes for Luke 15:26


15:25 The elder son seems to represent the Pharisees and scribes, mentioned #Lu 15:2|.

15:27 Thy father hath killed the fatted calf - Perhaps he mentions this rather than the robe or ring, as having a nearer connection with the music and dancing.

15:28 He was angry, and would not go in - How natural to us is this kind of resentment!


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