Luke 18:4

And he would not for a while: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man;

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hee would not for a while. But afterward he said within himselfe, Though I feare not God, nor regard man,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For a while he was unwilling; but afterward he said to himself, 'Even though I do not fear God nor respect man,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he would not for a while: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And for a time he would not: but later, he said to himself, Though I have no fear of God or respect for man,
- Basic English Bible

And he would not for a time; but afterwards he said within himself, If even I fear not God and respect not man,
- Darby Bible

And he would not for a while: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man;
- Webster's Bible

For a time he would not, but afterwards he said to himself, `Though I have neither reverence for God nor respect for man,
- Weymouth Bible

He wouldn't for a while, but afterward he said to himself, 'Though I neither fear God, nor respect man,
- World English Bible

and he wolde not longe tyme. But aftir these thingis he seide with ynne hym silf, Thouy Y drede not God, and schame not of man,
- Wycliffe Bible

and he would not for a time, but after these things he said in himself, Even if God I do not fear, and man do not regard,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Luke 18:4


Lu 18:4 And he would not for a while. Because selfishly indifferent.

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