Luke 19:43-48 LEB

43 For days will come upon you and your enemies will put up an embankmenta against you, and will surround you and press you hard from all directions.

References for Luke 19:43

    • ˷ 19:43 - Or "a palisade" (the term can refer to either a wooden or an earthen barricade)
      44 And they will raze you to the ground, [you] and your children within you, and will not leave a stone upon a stone within you, {because}b you did not recognize the time of your visitation."

      References for Luke 19:44

        • ˸ 19:44 - Literally "in return for which"

          The Cleansing of the Temple

          45 And he entered into the temple [courts]c [and]d began to drive out those who were selling,

          References for Luke 19:45

            • ˹ 19:45 - *Here "[courts]" is supplied to distinguish this area from the interior of the temple building itself
            • ˺ 19:45 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("entered") has been translated as a finite verb
              46 saying to them, "It is written, 'And my house will be a house of prayer,'e but you have made it a cave of robbers!"

              References for Luke 19:46

                • ˻ 19:46 - A quotation from Isa 56:7
                  47 And he was teaching every day in the temple [courts],f and the chief priests and the scribes and the most prominent men of the people were seeking to destroy him.

                  References for Luke 19:47

                    • ˼ 19:47 - *Here "[courts]" is supplied to distinguish this area from the interior of the temple building itself
                      48 And they did not find anything they could do, because all the people were paying close attention to [what] they were hearing from him.