Luke 16:4

I am resolved what to do, that, when I am put out of the stewardship, they may receive me into their houses.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I am resolued what to doe, that when I am put out of the stewardship, they may receiue me into their houses.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'I know what I shall do, so that when I am removed from the management people will welcome me into their homes.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I am resolved what to do, that, when I am put out of the stewardship, they may receive me into their houses.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I have come to a decision what to do, so that when I am put out of my position they will take me into their houses.
- Basic English Bible

I know what I will do, that when I shall have been removed from the stewardship I may be received into their houses.
- Darby Bible

I am resolved what to do, that when I am removed from the stewardship, they may receive me into their houses.
- Webster's Bible

I see what to do, in order that when I am discharged from the stewardship they may give me a home in their own houses.'
- Weymouth Bible

I know what I will do, so that when I am removed from management, they may receive me into their houses.'
- World English Bible

Y woot what Y schal do, that whanne Y am remeued fro the baili, thei resseyue me in to her hous.
- Wycliffe Bible

I have known what I shall do, that, when I may be removed from the stewardship, they may receive me to their houses.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 16:4


16:4 I know - That is, I am resolved, what to do.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 16:4


Lu 16:4 I am resolved. Godet says: ``All at once, after long reflection, he exclaims, as if striking his forehead: I have hit it.'' Many a rich man reaches a similar resolve when about to die. They may receive me. He will put his Lord's debtors under such obligations to him that they will give him a home.

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