Luke 6:46

And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And why call ye mee Lord, Lord, and doe not the things which I say?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Why do you call Me, 'Lord, Lord,' and do not do what I say?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Why do you say to me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?
- Basic English Bible

And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things that I say?
- Darby Bible

And why call ye me Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?
- Webster's Bible

And why do you all call me `Master, Master' and yet not do what I tell you?
- Weymouth Bible

Why do you call me, 'Lord, Lord,' and don't do the things which I say?
- World English Bible

And what clepen ye me, Lord, Lord, and doon not tho thingis that Y seie.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And why do ye call me, Lord, Lord, and do not what I say?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 6:46


6:46 And why call ye me Lord, Lord - What will fair professions avail, without a life answerable thereto? #Mt 7:21|.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 6:46


Lu 6:46-49 Why call ye me, Lord, Lord? See notes on Mt 7:21-27.

Discussion for Luke 6

  • Mrs. Davis
    I agree with verse 28 about praying for your enemies. It will only block your own blessings if we don't.
  • Ruth
    If we speak about people who do not follow these words above, perhaps we need to dig further into our own eye. Even a simple cloud passing through will cast a shadow on the ground and if that cloud says to the waters below. Why do you temptest so? Why so dark, confused and angry?
    I believe that we are all clouds and water. Responsible for how much light we let shine through us.
    To I Am
    From ME
  • Bruce
    Ledsi : What you say is True, but Others Will See Us,They to Will be Strengthened: One or Two. Probably way more. Ten or Hundreds to Thousands. The lost will push further away. Satan will attack! Get Dressed for Battle: Ephesians 6:11
  • Librarygal143
    I, like everyone else, have known people like this in our lifetime, whether it be family or friends. It isn't an easy task, but if you work hard enough, a difference can be made. Maybe not with all, but even if it is a few, that's at least something.
  • Ledsi
    It's simply impossible in human understanding... But we can boldly take the step if we completely believe in God. If we do what GOd has commanded us to do then only we will reap the benefits in terms of blessings, good health, prosperity.. cos that's Gods word..
  • BSP
    In imitation of Jehovah God, we can hope for good and do good towards those who may treat us poorly. This may bring about a change in the person's behavior towards us.

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