Luke 9:41

“And Jesus answering said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you, and suffer you? Bring thy son hither.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iesus answering, said, O faithlesse, and peruerse generation, how long shal I be with you, and suffer you? bring thy sonne hither.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Jesus answered and said, "You unbelieving and perverted generation, how long shall I be with you and put up with you? Bring your son here."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you, and bear with you? bring hither thy son.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus said, O generation without faith and false in heart, how long will I have to be with you and put up with you? let your son come here.
- Basic English Bible

And Jesus answering said, O unbelieving and perverted generation, how long shall I be with you and suffer you? Bring hither thy son.
- Darby Bible

And Jesus answering, said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you, and suffer you? Bring thy son hither.
- Webster's Bible

O unbelieving and perverse generation! replied Jesus; "how long shall I be with you and bear with you? Bring your son here to me."
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered, "Faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you and bear with you? Bring your son here."
- World English Bible

And Jhesus answerde and seide to hem, A! vnfeithful generacioun and weiward, hou long schal Y be at you, and suffre you? brynge hidur thi sone.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus answering said, `O generation, unstedfast and perverse, till when shall I be with you, and suffer you? bring near hither thy son;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Luke 9:41

  • Loraine for verse 41
    Jesus is love its not is plan nor purpose to see mankind suffers. So he 's asking sinners to come to him now. He has given much time to change for wicked immoral life on this beautiful earth. He hates to see suffering. Is will is long everlasting life.
  • Loraine for verse 41
    Jesus is asking sinners to repent and come to accept as Lord Savior. He 's been patiently waiting for his children so that he can forgive and share a personal relationship inorder to reap long life benefits.

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