Luke 18:18

“And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Master, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And a certaine ruler asked him, saying, Good master, what shall I doe to inherit eternall life?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A ruler questioned Him, saying, "Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And a certain ruler put a question to him, saying, Good Master, what have I to do so that I may have eternal life?
- Basic English Bible

And a certain ruler asked him saying, Good teacher, having done what, shall I inherit eternal life?
- Darby Bible

And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Master, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?
- Webster's Bible

The question was put to Him by a Ruler: "Good Rabbi, what shall I do to inherit the Life of the Ages?"
- Weymouth Bible

A certain ruler asked him, saying, "Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?"
- World English Bible

And a prince axide hym, and seide, Goode maister, in what thing doynge schal Y weilde euerlastynge lijf?
- Wycliffe Bible

And a certain ruler questioned him, saying, `Good teacher, what having done -- shall I inherit life age-during?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 18:18


18:18 #Mt 19:16|; Mr 10:17.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 18:18


Lu 18:18-30 And a certain ruler asked him. For notes on the case of the Rich Young Ruler, see Mt 19:16-30; also Mr 10:17-31. The ruler was probably ruler of a synagogue. See Mt 4:23.

Discussion for Luke 18:18

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