Luke 7:29

“And all the people that heard him, and the publicans, justified God, being baptized with the baptism of John.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And all the people that heard him, and the Publicanes, iustified God, being baptized with the baptisme of Iohn.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When all the people and the tax collectors heard {this,} they acknowledged God's justice, having been baptized with the baptism of John.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all the people when they heard, and the publicans, justified God, being baptized with the baptism of John.
- American Standard Version (1901)

(And all the people, and the tax-farmers, to whom John had given baptism, when they had knowledge of these things, gave glory to God.
- Basic English Bible

(And all the people who heard [it], and the tax-gatherers, justified God, having been baptised with the baptism of John;
- Darby Bible

And all the people that heard him, and the publicans, justified God, being baptized with the baptism of John.
- Webster's Bible

And all the people, including the tax-gatherers, when they listened to him upheld the righteousness of God, by being baptized with John's baptism.
- Weymouth Bible

When all the people and the tax collectors heard this, they declared God to be just, having been baptized with John's baptism.
- World English Bible

And al the puple herynge, and pupplicans, that hadden be baptisid with baptym of Joon, iustifieden God;
- Wycliffe Bible

And all the people having heard, and the tax-gatherers, declared God righteous, having been baptized with the baptism of John,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 7:29


7:29 And all the people - Our Lord continues his discourse: justified God - Owned his wisdom and mercy in thus calling them to repentance, and preparing them for Him that was to come.


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