Zaccheus Converted

1 He 1entered Jericho and was passing through.
References for Luke 19:1
2 And there was a man called by the name of Zaccheus; he was a chief tax collector and he was rich.
3 Zaccheus was trying to see who Jesus was, and was unable * because of the crowd, for he was small in stature.
4 So he ran on ahead and climbed up into a 2sycamore tree in order to see Him, for He was about to pass through that way.
5 When Jesus came to the place, He looked up and said to him, "Zaccheus, hurry and come down, for today I must stay at your house."
6 And he hurried and came down and received Him gladly.
References for Luke 19:6
    • b 19:6 - Lit "rejoicing"
      7 When they saw it, they all began to grumble, saying, "He has gone to be the guest of a man who is a sinner."
      References for Luke 19:7
        • c 19:7 - Or "to find lodging"
          8 Zaccheus stopped and said to 3the Lord, "Behold, Lord, half of my possessions I will give to the poor, and if I have 4defrauded anyone of anything, I will give back 5four times as much."
          References for Luke 19:8
            • d 19:8 - Lit "am giving"
            • e 19:8 - Lit "am giving"
              9 And Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because he, too, is 6a son of Abraham.
              References for Luke 19:9