Luke 10:40-42 NAS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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40 But Martha was distracted with all her preparations; and she came up to Him and said, "Lord, do You not care that my sister has left me to do all the serving alone? Then tell her to help me." 40 But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. She came to him and asked, "Lord, don't you care that my sister has left me to do the work by myself ? Tell her to help me!"
41 But the Lord answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things; 41 "Martha, Martha," the Lord answered, "you are worried and upset about many things,
42 but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away from her." 42 but only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."