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Luke 9:28 NLT

28 About eight days later Jesus took Peter, John, and James up on a mountain to pray.

Study tools for Luke 9:28

  • a 9:1 - Greek the Twelve; other manuscripts read the twelve apostles.
  • b 9:3 - Or silver coins.
  • c 9:7 - Greek Herod the tetrarch. Herod Antipas was a son of King Herod and was ruler over Galilee.
  • d 9:20 - Or the Christ. Messiah (a Hebrew term) and Christ (a Greek term) both mean “anointed one.”
  • e 9:22 - “Son of Man” is a title Jesus used for himself.
  • f 9:33 - Greek three tabernacles.
  • g 9:35 - Some manuscripts read This is my dearly loved Son.
  • h 9:42 - Greek unclean.
  • i 9:48 - Greek in my name.
  • j 9:54 - Some manuscripts add as Elijah did.
  • k 9:55 - Some manuscripts add an expanded conclusion to verse 55 and an additional sentence in verse 56: And he said, “You don’t realize what your hearts are like. For the Son of Man has not come to destroy people’s lives, but to save them.”
  • l 9:60 - Greek Let the dead bury their own dead.