Luke 16:17

And it is easier for heaven and earth to pass, than one tittle of the law to fail.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it is easier for heauen and earth to passe, then one title of the law to faile.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away than for one stroke of a letter of the Law to fail.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away, than for one tittle of the law to fall.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But heaven and earth will come to an end before the smallest letter of the law may be dropped out.
- Basic English Bible

But it is easier that the heaven and the earth should pass away than that one tittle of the law should fail.
- Darby Bible

And it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away, than one tittle of the law to fail.
- Webster's Bible

But it is easier for earth and sky to pass away than for one smallest detail of the Law to fall to the ground.
- Weymouth Bible

But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away, than for one tiny stroke of a pen in the law to fall.
- World English Bible

Forsothe it is liyter heuene and erthe to passe, than that o titil falle fro the lawe.
- Wycliffe Bible

and it is easier to the heaven and the earth to pass away, than of the law one tittle to fall.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 16:17


16:17 Not that the Gospel at all destroys the law. #Mt 5:18|.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 16:17


Lu 16:17 Than one tittle of the law to fail. See PNT "Mt 5:18".

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