Luke 16:28

For I have five brethren; that he may testify unto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I haue fiue brethren, that he may testifie vnto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for I have five brothers--in order that he may warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for I have five brethren; that he may testify unto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I have five brothers; and let him give them an account of these things, so that they may not come to this place of pain.
- Basic English Bible

for I have five brothers, so that he may earnestly testify to them, that they also may not come to this place of torment.
- Darby Bible

For I have five brethren; that he may testify to them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
- Webster's Bible

For I have five brothers. Let him earnestly warn them, lest they also come to this place of torment.'
- Weymouth Bible

for I have five brothers, that he may testify to them, so they won't also come into this place of torment.'
- World English Bible

For Y haue fyue britheren, that he witnesse to hem, lest also thei come in to this place of turmentis.
- Wycliffe Bible

for I have five brothers, so that he may thoroughly testify to them, that they also may not come to this place of torment.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 16:28


16:28 Lest they also come into this place - He might justly fear lest their reproaches should add to his own torment.


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