Luke 9:57-62 LEB

Would-be Followers

57 And [as]a they were traveling on the road, someone said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go!"

References for Luke 9:57

    • Ƭ 9:57 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("were going")
      58 And Jesus said to him, "Foxes have dens and birds of the sky [have] nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay [his]b head."

      References for Luke 9:58

        • ƭ 9:58 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
          59 And he said to another, "Follow me!" But he said, "Lord, first allow me to go [and]c bury my father."

          References for Luke 9:59

            • Ʈ 9:59 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("go") has been translated as an infinitive
              60 But he said to him, "Leave the dead to bury their own dead! But you go [and]d proclaim the kingdom of God."

              References for Luke 9:60

                • Ư 9:60 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("go") has been translated as a finite verb
                  61 And another [person] also said, "I will follow you, Lord, but first allow me to say farewell to those in my house."
                  62 But Jesus said,e "No one who puts [his]f hand on the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God!"

                  References for Luke 9:62

                    • ư 9:62 - Some manuscripts have "said to him"
                    • Ʊ 9:62 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun