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Luke 17:7 NIV

7 “Suppose one of you has a servant plowing or looking after the sheep. Will he say to the servant when he comes in from the field, ‘Come along now and sit down to eat’?

Study tools for Luke 17:7

  • a 17:3 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a fellow disciple, whether man or woman.
  • b 17:12 - The Greek word traditionally translated "leprosy" was used for various diseases affecting the skin.
  • c 17:21 - Or "is within you"
  • d 17:24 - Some manuscripts do not have "in his day."
  • e 17:35 - Some manuscripts include here words similar to Matt. 24:40.