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Luke 12:59 DBY

59 I say unto thee, Thou shalt in no wise come out thence until thou hast paid the very last mite.

References for Luke 12:59

    • m 12:59 - * The smallest current coin of that day.

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      • a 12:1 - Some read 'first of all beware:' but needlessly, I think. It was the first thing on his heart to tell them.
      • b 12:1 - See Note to Matt. 16.6.
      • c 12:4 - See Note, Matt. 10.28.
      • d 12:6 - See Note, Matt. 10.29.
      • e 12:9 - A stronger word (as Matt. 16.24; 26.34) than the first 'denied' here.
      • f 12:20 - Lit. 'they shall require:' see Note, ch. 6.38.
      • g 12:23 - 'Life' and 'soul' are the same in Greek, but not in ver. 15.
      • h 12:24 - Or 'for they.'
      • i 12:25 - Or 'growth:' see Note, Matt. 6.27.
      • j 12:32 - There is an emphatic article here, impossible to translate into English: '[you who are] the little flock.' It is the character Christ gives to them as attached to him in the midst of the world.
      • k 12:38 - 'Bondmen' is doubtful. This would make 'those' more emphatic.
      • l 12:58 - See Notes, Matt. 5.25 and Mark 4.12.
      • m 12:59 - * The smallest current coin of that day.