Luke 19 YLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And having entered, he was passing through Jericho, 1 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through.
2 and lo, a man, by name called Zaccheus, and he was a chief tax-gatherer, and he was rich, 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy.
3 and he was seeking to see Jesus, who he is, and was not able for the multitude, because in stature he was small, 3 He wanted to see who Jesus was, but being a short man he could not, because of the crowd.
4 and having run forward before, he went up on a sycamore, that he may see him, because through that [way] he was about to pass by. 4 So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way.
5 And as Jesus came up to the place, having looked up, he saw him, and said unto him, `Zaccheus, having hastened, come down, for to-day in thy house it behoveth me to remain;' 5 When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, come down immediately. I must stay at your house today."
6 and he having hastened did come down, and did receive him rejoicing; 6 So he came down at once and welcomed him gladly.
7 and having seen [it], they were all murmuring, saying -- `With a sinful man he went in to lodge!' 7 All the people saw this and began to mutter, "He has gone to be the guest of a 'sinner.' "
8 And Zaccheus having stood, said unto the Lord, `Lo, the half of my goods, sir, I give to the poor, and if of any one anything I did take by false accusation, I give back fourfold.' 8 But Zacchaeus stood up and said to the Lord, "Look, Lord! Here and now I give half of my possessions to the poor, and if I have cheated anybody out of anything, I will pay back four times the amount."
9 And Jesus said unto him -- `To-day salvation did come to this house, inasmuch as he also is a son of Abraham; 9 Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.
10 for the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.' 10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost."
11 And while they are hearing these things, having added he spake a simile, because of his being nigh to Jerusalem, and of their thinking that the reign of God is about presently to be made manifest. 11 While they were listening to this, he went on to tell them a parable, because he was near Jerusalem and the people thought that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once.
12 He said therefore, `A certain man of birth went on to a far country, to take to himself a kingdom, and to return, 12 He said: "A man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return.
13 and having called ten servants of his own, he gave to them ten pounds, and said unto them, Do business -- till I come; 13 So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. 'Put this money to work,' he said, 'until I come back.'
14 and his citizens were hating him, and did send an embassy after him, saying, We do not wish this one to reign over us. 14 "But his subjects hated him and sent a delegation after him to say, 'We don't want this man to be our king.'
15 `And it came to pass, on his coming back, having taken the kingdom, that he commanded these servants to be called to him, to whom he gave the money, that he might know what any one had done in business. 15 "He was made king, however, and returned home. Then he sent for the servants to whom he had given the money, in order to find out what they had gained with it.
16 `And the first came near, saying, Sir, thy pound did gain ten pounds; 16 "The first one came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned ten more.'
17 and he said to him, Well done, good servant, because in a very little thou didst become faithful, be having authority over ten cities. 17 " 'Well done, my good servant!' his master replied. 'Because you have been trustworthy in a very small matter, take charge of ten cities.'
18 `And the second came, saying, Sir, thy pound made five pounds; 18 "The second came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned five more.'
19 and he said also to this one, And thou, become thou over five cities. 19 "His master answered, 'You take charge of five cities.'
20 `And another came, saying, Sir, lo, thy pound, that I had lying away in a napkin; 20 "Then another servant came and said, 'Sir, here is your mina; I have kept it laid away in a piece of cloth.
21 for I was afraid of thee, because thou art an austere man; thou takest up what thou didst not lay down, and reapest what thou didst not sow. 21 I was afraid of you, because you are a hard man. You take out what you did not put in and reap what you did not sow.'
22 `And he saith to him, Out of thy mouth I will judge thee, evil servant: thou knewest that I am an austere man, taking up what I did not lay down, and reaping what I did not sow! 22 "His master replied, 'I will judge you by your own words, you wicked servant! You knew, did you, that I am a hard man, taking out what I did not put in, and reaping what I did not sow?
23 and wherefore didst thou not give my money to the bank, and I, having come, with interest might have received it? 23 Why then didn't you put my money on deposit, so that when I came back, I could have collected it with interest?'
24 `And to those standing by he said, Take from him the pound, and give to him having the ten pounds -- 24 "Then he said to those standing by, 'Take his mina away from him and give it to the one who has ten minas.'
25 (and they said to him, Sir, he hath ten pounds) -- 25 " 'Sir,' they said, 'he already has ten!'
26 for I say to you, that to every one having shall be given, and from him not having, also what he hath shall be taken from him, 26 "He replied, 'I tell you that to everyone who has, more will be given, but as for the one who has nothing, even what he has will be taken away.
27 but those my enemies, who did not wish me to reign over them, bring hither and slay before me.' 27 But those enemies of mine who did not want me to be king over them--bring them here and kill them in front of me.' "
28 And having said these things, he went on before, going up to Jerusalem. 28 After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem.
29 And it came to pass, as he came nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, unto the mount called of the Olives, he sent two of his disciples, 29 As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them,
30 having said, Go away to the village over-against, in which, entering into, ye shall find a colt bound, on which no one of men did ever sit, having loosed it, bring [it]; 30 "Go to the village ahead of you, and as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, which no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it here.
31 and if any one doth question you, Wherefore do ye loose [it]? thus ye shall say to him -- The Lord hath need of it.' 31 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it.' "
32 And those sent, having gone away, found according as he said to them, 32 Those who were sent ahead went and found it just as he had told them.
33 and while they are loosing the colt, its owners said unto them, `Why loose ye the colt?' 33 As they were untying the colt, its owners asked them, "Why are you untying the colt?"
34 and they said, `The Lord hath need of it;' 34 They replied, "The Lord needs it."
35 and they brought it unto Jesus, and having cast their garments upon the colt, they did set Jesus upon it. 35 They brought it to Jesus, threw their cloaks on the colt and put Jesus on it.
36 And as he is going, they were spreading their garments in the way, 36 As he went along, people spread their cloaks on the road.
37 and as he is coming nigh now, at the descent of the mount of the Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began rejoicing to praise God with a great voice for all the mighty works they had seen, 37 When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen:
38 saying, `blessed [is] he who is coming, a king in the name of the Lord; peace in heaven, and glory in the highest.' 38 "Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!"
39 And certain of the Pharisees from the multitude said unto him, `Teacher, rebuke thy disciples;' 39 Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus, "Teacher, rebuke your disciples!"
40 and he answering said to them, `I say to you, that, if these shall be silent, the stones will cry out!' 40 "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out."
41 And when he came nigh, having seen the city, he wept over it, 41 As he approached Jerusalem and saw the city, he wept over it
42 saying -- `If thou didst know, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things for thy peace; but now they were hid from thine eyes. 42 and said, "If you, even you, had only known on this day what would bring you peace--but now it is hidden from your eyes.
43 `Because days shall come upon thee, and thine enemies shall cast around thee a rampart, and compass thee round, and press thee on every side, 43 The days will come upon you when your enemies will build an embankment against you and encircle you and hem you in on every side.
44 and lay thee low, and thy children within thee, and they shall not leave in thee a stone upon a stone, because thou didst not know the time of thy inspection.' 44 They will dash you to the ground, you and the children within your walls. They will not leave one stone on another, because you did not recognize the time of God's coming to you."
45 And having entered into the temple, he began to cast forth those selling in it, and those buying, 45 Then he entered the temple area and began driving out those who were selling.
46 saying to them, `It hath been written, My house is a house of prayer -- but ye made it a den of robbers.' 46 "It is written," he said to them, " 'My house will be a house of prayer'; but you have made it 'a den of robbers.' "
47 And he was teaching daily in the temple, but the chief priests and the scribes were seeking to destroy him -- also the chiefs of the people -- 47 Every day he was teaching at the temple. But the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the leaders among the people were trying to kill him.
48 and they were not finding what they shall do, for all the people were hanging on him, hearing him. 48 Yet they could not find any way to do it, because all the people hung on his words.