Luke 9:59

“And he said unto another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he said vnto another, Follow me: But he said, Lord, suffer mee first to goe and bury my father.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He said to another, "Follow Me. But he said, "Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to another, Come after me. But he said, Lord, let me first go and give the last honours to my father.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, allow me to go first and bury my father.
- Darby Bible

And he said to another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father.
- Webster's Bible

Follow me, He said to another. "Master," the man replied, "allow me first to go and bury my father."
- Weymouth Bible

He said to another, "Follow me!" But he said, "Lord, allow me first to go and bury my father."
- World English Bible

And he seide to another, Sue thou me. And he seide, Lord, suffre me first to go, and birie my fadir.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he said unto another, `Be following me;' and he said, `Sir, permit me, having gone away, first to bury my father;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 9:59


Lu 9:59 He said unto another. A disciple. See PNT "Mt 8:21".

Discussion for Luke 9:59

  • Nkosinathi Ngulube for verse 59
    When we are faced with the things of the Kingdom, there tends to be excuses cropping up, however the best of decisions is to choose God than men or self

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