Luke 10:25-37 LEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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25 And behold, a certain legal expert stood up to test him, saying, "Teacher, what must I do so that I will inherit eternal life?" 25 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. "Teacher," he asked, "what must I do to inherit eternal life?"
26 And he said to him, "What is written in the law? How do you read [it]?" 26 "What is written in the Law?" he replied. "How do you read it?"
27 And he answered [and] said, "You shall love the Lord your God from all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself." 27 He answered: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind'; and, 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' "
28 And he said to him, "You have answered correctly. Do this and you will live." 28 "You have answered correctly," Jesus replied. "Do this and you will live."
29 But he, wanting to justify himself, said to Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?" 29 But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"
30 And Jesus replied [and] said, "A certain man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell into the hands of robbers, who both stripped him and beat [him]. [After] inflicting blows on [him], they went away, leaving [him] half dead. 30 In reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fell into the hands of robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
31 Now by coincidence a certain priest was going down on that road, and [when he] saw him, he passed by on the opposite side. 31 A priest happened to be going down the same road, and when he saw the man, he passed by on the other side.
32 And in the same way also a Levite, [when he] came down to the place and saw [him], passed by on the opposite side. 32 So too, a Levite, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side.
33 But a certain Samaritan who was traveling came up to him and, [when he] saw [him], had compassion. 33 But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him.
34 And he came up [and] bandaged his wounds, pouring on olive oil and wine, and he put him on his own animal [and] brought him to an inn and took care of him. 34 He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put the man on his own donkey, took him to an inn and took care of him.
35 And on the next day, he took out two denarii [and] gave [them] to the innkeeper, and said, "Take care of him, and whatever you spend in addition, I will repay to you when I return. 35 The next day he took out two silver coins and 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.'
36 Which of these three do you suppose became a neighbor of the man who fell among the robbers?" 36 "Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?"
37 So he said, "The one who showed mercy to him." And Jesus said to him, "You go and do likewise." 37 The expert in the law replied, "The one who had mercy on him." Jesus told him, "Go and do likewise."