Luke 7:36-50 LEB

A Sinful Woman Anoints Jesus’ Feet

36 Now one of the Pharisees asked him to eat with him, and he entered into the house of the Pharisee [and]a reclined at the table.

References for Luke 7:36

    • Ŀ 7:36 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("entered") has been translated as a finite verb
      37 And behold, a woman in the town who was a sinner, [when she]b learned that he was dining in the Pharisee's house, brought an alabaster flask of perfumed oil,

      References for Luke 7:37

        • ŀ 7:37 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("learned") which is understood as temporal
          38 and standing behind [him] at his feet weeping, she began to wet his feet with [her] tears and was wiping [them]c with the hair of her head and was kissing his feet and anointing [them]d with the perfumed oil.

          References for Luke 7:38

            • Ł 7:38 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
            • ł 7:38 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
              39 Now [when]e the Pharisee who invited him saw [this],f he spoke to himself, saying, "If this man were a prophet, he would have known who and what kind of woman [this is] who is touching him, that she is a sinner."

              References for Luke 7:39

                • Ń 7:39 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("saw") which is understood as temporal
                • ń 7:39 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                  40 And Jesus answered [and]g said to him, "Simon, I have something to say to you." And he said, "Teacher, say [it]."h

                  References for Luke 7:40

                    • Ņ 7:40 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
                    • ņ 7:40 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                      41 "There were two debtors [who owed] a certain creditor. One owed five hundred denarii and the other fifty.
                      42 [When]i they were not able to repay [him],j he forgave [the debts]k of both. Now which of them will love him more?"

                      References for Luke 7:42

                        • Ň 7:42 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("able")
                        • ň 7:42 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                        • ʼn 7:42 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                          43 Simon answered [and]l said, "I suppose that [it is the one] to whom he forgave more." And he said to him, "You have judged correctly."

                          References for Luke 7:43

                            • Ŋ 7:43 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("answered") has been translated as a finite verb
                              44 And turning toward the woman, he said to Simon, "Do you see this woman? I entered into your house. You did not give me water for [my] feet, but she wet my feet with [her] tears and wiped [them]m with her hair.

                              References for Luke 7:44

                                • ŋ 7:44 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                  45 You did not give me a kiss, but from the time I entered, she has not stopped kissing my feet.
                                  46 You did not anoint my head with olive oil, but she anointed my feet with perfumed oil.
                                  47 {For this reason}n I tell you, her sins--[which were] many--have been forgiven, for she loved much. But [the one] to whom little is forgiven loves little."

                                  References for Luke 7:47

                                    • Ō 7:47 - Literally "on account of which"
                                      48 And he said to her, "Your sins are forgiven."
                                      49 And those who were reclining at the table with [him] began to say among themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"
                                      50 And he said to the woman, "Your faith has saved you. Go in peace."