Luke 18:9-14 CSB

The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector

9 He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and looked down on everyone else:

References for Luke 18:9

      10 "Two men went up to the temple complex to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.
      11 The Pharisee took his stand a and was praying like this: 'God, I thank You that I'm not like other people b -greedy, unrighteous, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.

      References for Luke 18:11

        • e 18:11 - Or Pharisee stood by himself
        • f 18:11 - Or like the rest of men
          12 I fast twice a week; I give a tenth c of everything I get.'

          References for Luke 18:12

            • g 18:12 - Or give tithes
              13 "But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chest d and saying, 'God, turn Your wrath from me e -a sinner!'

              References for Luke 18:13

                • h 18:13 - Mourning
                • i 18:13 - Lit God, be propitious; May Your wrath be turned aside by the sacrifice
                  14 I tell you, this one went down to his house justified rather than the other; because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself will be exalted."