Luke 13:1-7 LEB

Repent or Perish

1 Now at the same time some had come to tell him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices.

References for Luke 13:1

      2 And he answered [and]a said to them, "Do you think that these Galileans were sinners worse than all the Galileans, because they suffered these [things]?

      References for Luke 13:2

        • Ȝ 13:2 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
          3 No, I tell you, but unless you repent you will all perish as well!
          4 Or those eighteen on whom the tower in Siloam fell and killed them--do you think that they were sinners worse than all the people who live in Jerusalem?
          5 No, I tell you, but unless you repent, you will all perish as well!"

          The Parable of the Barren Fig Tree

          6 And he told this parable: "A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came looking for fruit on it and did not find [any].b

          References for Luke 13:6

            • ȝ 13:6 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
              7 So he said to the gardener, 'Behold, {for three years}c I have come looking for fruit on this fig tree and did not find [any].d Cut it down!e Why should it even exhaust the soil?'

              References for Luke 13:7

                • Ȟ 13:7 - Literally "three years from which"
                • ȟ 13:7 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                • Ƞ 13:7 - Some manuscripts have "Therefore cut it down!"