Luke 18:27

“And he said, The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he said, The things which are vnpossible with men, are possible with God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But He said, "The things that are impossible with people are possible with God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But he said, The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But he said, Things which are not possible with man are possible with God.
- Basic English Bible

But he said, The things that are impossible with men are possible with God.
- Darby Bible

Then he said, The things which are impossible with men, are possible with God.
- Webster's Bible

Things impossible with man, He replied, "are possible with God."
- Weymouth Bible

But he said, "The things which are impossible with men are possible with God."
- World English Bible

And he seide to hem, Tho thingis that ben impossible anentis men, ben possible anentis God.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he said, `The things impossible with men are possible with God.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Luke 18

  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The story of the Pharisee and the publican is instructive. God sees the heart. He desires us to be humble. He desires us to trust Him. He desires us not to be ostentatious in our expressions of prayers. He wants us to worship Him in spirit and in truth. May God help us to achieve these goals. The master-key is salvation of our souls.
  • Bruce
    Steph: If you have no answer that's okay,but don't let the foolishness of false accusations from others guide your heart or thoughts. Salvation is for whosoever:Revelation1:5. True Believers will help, guide,lift,hopefully to bring others into The Kingdom:Revelation20:15
  • A disciple
    Stephende; I can see that by your often posting, you do have desire to know the Lord more; and you write what you can. What you say about loving and trusting in wealth, is right on! And to answer another, who jumped on your words, Yes! the Angels too had their time to stand for God in truth and overcome the Liar and the Adversary. I hope every Christian can learn from Jesus how to love each other.
  • Bruce
    Steph: what angels overcome what?
  • Stephende
    The unjust judge is a judge of this world which is corrupted by the illusion of wealth, that it is the equivalent of happiness. The young man who followed the commandments but wouldn't part with his wealth. The eye of the needle describes how we strive for wealth rather than Godly knowledge. The master says" we ought to pray always" The world is one place and Heaven is another. Angels overcom
  • Bruce
    Humbleone?Are you saying God lets us remove our burdens,then drag them through a hole, into heaven? To pack on again? There never has been a gate:eye of the needle. There's a cord made from camels hair that won't go through the eye. Who can be saved? Only who are called: John6:44/washed Revelation1:5/Baptized with The Holy Ghost: Matthew 3:11/ you will be changed 2Corinthians 5:17 you will know!