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Luke 14:12 NAS

12 And He also went on to say to the one who had invited Him, "When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, otherwise they may also invite you in return and that will be your repayment.

Study tools for Luke 14:12

  • a 14:1 - I.e. members of the Sanhedrin
  • b 14:2 - Lit "behold"
  • c 14:3 - I.e. experts in Mosaic Law
  • d 14:5 - Lit "Whose son of you...will fall"
  • e 14:8 - Lit "recline at"
  • f 14:9 - Lit "begin"
  • g 14:10 - Lit "recline" at the table
  • h 14:13 - Or "banquet"
  • i 14:14 - Or "are unable to"
  • j 14:18 - Or "field"
  • k 14:18 - Lit "I request you"
  • l 14:19 - Lit "I request you"
  • m 14:25 - Lit "many"
  • n 14:26 - I.e. by comparison of his love for Me
  • o 14:32 - Or "an embassy"
  • p 14:35 - Or "hear!" Or "listen!"