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Luke 10:40 NIV

40 But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. She came to him and asked, “Lord, don’t you care that my sister has left me to do the work by myself? Tell her to help me!”

References for Luke 10:40

Study tools for Luke 10:40

  • a 10:1 - Some manuscripts "seventy" ; also in verse 17
  • b 10:15 - That is, the realm of the dead
  • c 10:27 - Deut. 6:5
  • d 10:27 - Lev. 19:18
  • e 10:35 - A denarius was the usual daily wage of a day laborer (see Matt. 20:2).
  • f 10:42 - Some manuscripts "but only one thing is needed"