Luke 22:24

“And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And there was also a strife among them, which of them should bee accompted the greatest.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And there arose also a dispute among them {as to} which one of them was regarded to be greatest.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there arose also a contention among them, which of them was accounted to be greatest.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And there was an argument among them about which of them was the greatest.
- Basic English Bible

And there was also a strife among them which of them should be held to be [the] greatest.
- Darby Bible

And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
- Webster's Bible

There arose also a dispute among them which of them should be regarded as greatest.
- Weymouth Bible

There arose also a contention among them, which of them was considered to be greatest.
- World English Bible

And strijf was maad among hem, which of hem schulde be seyn to be grettest.
- Wycliffe Bible

And there happened also a strife among them -- who of them is accounted to be greater.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 22:24


22:24 There was also a contention among them - It is highly probable, this was the same dispute which is mentioned by St. Matthew and St. Mark: and consequently, though it is related here, it happened some time before.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 22:24


Lu 22:24 There was also a strife among them. This contention probably arose while they were taking seats for the paschal meal, each seeking the chief place. It was rebuked by the Lord washing their feet (Joh 13:3-5). See notes on Mt 18:1-4.

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