Luke 8:15

But that on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But that on the good ground, are they, which in an honest and good heart hauing heard the word, keepe it, and bring foorth fruite with patience.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But the {seed} in the good soil, these are the ones who have heard the word in an honest and good heart, and hold it fast, and bear fruit with perseverance.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And that in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it fast, and bring forth fruit with patience.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And those in the good earth are those who, having given ear to the word, keep it with a good and true heart, and in quiet strength give fruit.
- Basic English Bible

But that in the good ground, these are they who in an honest and good heart, having heard the word keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience.
- Darby Bible

But that on the good ground are they, who in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience.
- Webster's Bible

But as for that in the good ground, it means those who, having listened to the Message with open minds and in a right spirit, hold it fast, and patiently yield a return.
- Weymouth Bible

That in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it tightly, and bring forth fruit with patience.
- World English Bible

But that that fel in to good erthe, ben these that, in a good herte, and best heren the word, and holdun, and brengen forth fruyt in pacience.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And that in the good ground: These are they, who in an upright and good heart, having heard the word, do retain [it], and bear fruit in continuance.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 8:15


8:15 Who - keep it - Not like the highway side: And bring forth fruit - Not like the thorny ground: With perseverance - Not like the stony.


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