Luke 22:35-38 LEB

The Two Swords

35 And he said to them, "When I sent you out without a money bag and a traveler's bag and sandals, you did not lack anything, [did you]?"a And they said, "Nothing."

References for Luke 22:35

    • ͎ 22:35 - *The negative construction in Greek anticipates a negative answer here, indicated in the translation by "[did you]"
      36 And he said to them, "But now the one who has a money bag must take [it],b and likewise a traveler's bag. And the one who does not have a sword must sell his cloak and buy [one].

      References for Luke 22:36

        • ͏ 22:36 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
          37 For I tell you that this that is written must be fulfilled in me: 'And he was counted with the criminals.'c For indeed, [what is written]d about me {is being fulfilled}."e

          References for Luke 22:37

            • ͐ 22:37 - A quotation from Isa 53:12
            • ͑ 22:37 - *The phrase "[what is written]" is not in the Greek text but is an understood repetition of the similar phrase at the beginning of the verse
            • ͒ 22:37 - Literally "is having an end"
              38 So they said, "Lord, behold, here [are] two swords!" And he said to them, "It is adequate."