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Luke 10:29-37 NIV

29 But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?”

References for Luke 10:29

30 In reply Jesus said: “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
31 A priest happened to be going down the same road, and when he saw the man, he passed by on the other side.

References for Luke 10:31

32 So too, a Levite, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side.
33 But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him.

References for Luke 10:33

34 He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put the man on his own donkey, brought him to an inn and took care of him.
35 The next day he took out two denariiaand gave them to the innkeeper. ‘Look after him,’ he said, ‘and when I return, I will reimburse you for any extra expense you may have.’

References for Luke 10:35

    • … 10:35 - A denarius was the usual daily wage of a day laborer (see Matt. 20:2).
      36 “Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?”
      37 The expert in the law replied, “The one who had mercy on him.” Jesus told him, “Go and do likewise.”

      Study tools for Luke 10:29-37

      • 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"