Luke 23:37

“And saying, If thou be the king of the Jews, save thyself.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Luke 23:37

And saying, If thou be the king of the Iewes, saue thy selfe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and saying, "If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and saying, If thou art the King of the Jews, save thyself.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And saying, If you are the King of the Jews, get yourself free.
- Basic English Bible

and saying, If *thou* be the king of the Jews, save thyself.
- Darby Bible

And saying, If thou art the King of the Jews, save thyself.
- Webster's Bible

Are *you* the King of the Jews? Save yourself, then!
- Weymouth Bible

and saying, "If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!"
- World English Bible

and seiden, If thou art king of Jewis, make thee saaf.
- Wycliffe Bible

and saying, `If thou be the king of the Jews, save thyself.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Luke 23:37

Wesley's Notes for Luke 23:37


23:35 If thou be the Christ; #Lu 23:37|. If thou be the king - The priests deride the name of Messiah: the soldiers the name of king.

23:38 #Mt 27:37|; Mr 15:26; Joh 19:19.

23:39 And one of the malefactors reviled him - St. Matthew says, the robbers: St. Mark, they that were crucified with him, reviled him. Either therefore St. Matthew and Mark put the plural for the singular (as the best authors sometimes do) or both reviled him at the first, till one of them felt the overwhelming power of saving grace.


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