Luke 12:1-6 LEB

Warning Against Hypocrisy

1 During {this time}a [when]b a crowd of many thousands had gathered together, so that they were trampling one another, he began to say to his disciples first, "Beware for yourselves of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.

References for Luke 12:1

    • Ȁ 12:1 - Literally "which time"
    • ȁ 12:1 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("had gathered together")
      2 But nothing is concealed that will not be revealed, and secret that will not be made known.
      3 Therefore everything that you have said in the dark will be heard in the light, and what {you have whispered}c in the inner rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.

      References for Luke 12:3

        • Ȃ 12:3 - Literally "you have spoken to the ear"

          Fear God Rather Than People

          4 "And I tell you, my friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body, and after these [things] do not have anything more to do.

          References for Luke 12:4

              5 But I will show you whom you should fear: fear the one who has authority, after the killing, to throw [you]d into hell! Yes, I tell you, fear this one!

              References for Luke 12:5

                • ȃ 12:5 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                  6 Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? And not one of them is forgotten in the sight of God.