Luke 7:1-18 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 When He had concluded all His sayings in the hearing of the people, He entered Capernaum. 1 When Jesus had finished saying all this in the hearing of the people, he entered Capernaum.
2 A centurion's slave, who was highly valued by him, was sick and about to die. 2 There a centurion's servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die.
3 When the centurion heard about Jesus, he sent some Jewish elders to Him, requesting Him to come and save the life of his slave. 3 The centurion heard of Jesus and sent some elders of the Jews to him, asking him to come and heal his servant.
4 When they reached Jesus, they pleaded with Him earnestly, saying, "He is worthy for You to grant this, 4 When they came to Jesus, they pleaded earnestly with him, "This man deserves to have you do this,
5 because he loves our nation and has built us a synagogue." 5 because he loves our nation and has built our synagogue."
6 Jesus went with them, and when He was not far from the house, the centurion sent friends to tell Him, "Lord, don't trouble Yourself, since I am not worthy to have You come under my roof. 6 So Jesus went with them. He was not far from the house when the centurion sent friends to say to him: "Lord, don't trouble yourself, for I do not deserve to have you come under my roof.
7 That is why I didn't even consider myself worthy to come to You. But say the word, and my servant will be cured. 7 That is why I did not even consider myself worthy to come to you. But say the word, and my servant will be healed.
8 For I too am a man placed under authority, having soldiers under my command. I say to this one, 'Go!' and he goes; and to another, 'Come!' and he comes; and to my slave, 'Do this!' and he does it." 8 For I myself am a man under authority, with soldiers under me. I tell this one, 'Go,' and he goes; and that one, 'Come,' and he comes. I say to my servant, 'Do this,' and he does it."
9 Jesus heard this and was amazed at him, and turning to the crowd following Him, He said, "I tell you, I have not found so great a faith even in Israel!" 9 When Jesus heard this, he was amazed at him, and turning to the crowd following him, he said, "I tell you, I have not found such great faith even in Israel."
10 When those who had been sent returned to the house, they found the slave in good health. 10 Then the men who had been sent returned to the house and found the servant well.
11 Soon afterwards He was on His way to a town called Nain. His disciples and a large crowd were traveling with Him. 11 Soon afterward, Jesus went to a town called Nain, and his disciples and a large crowd went along with him.
12 Just as He neared the gate of the town, a dead man was being carried out. He was his mother's only son, and she was a widow. A large crowd from the city was also with her. 12 As he approached the town gate, a dead person was being carried out--the only son of his mother, and she was a widow. And a large crowd from the town was with her.
13 When the Lord saw her, He had compassion on her and said, "Don't cry." 13 When the Lord saw her, his heart went out to her and he said, "Don't cry."
14 Then He came up and touched the open coffin, and the pallbearers stopped. And He said, "Young man, I tell you, get up!" 14 Then he went up and touched the coffin, and those carrying it stood still. He said, "Young man, I say to you, get up!"
15 The dead man sat up and began to speak, and Jesus gave him to his mother. 15 The dead man sat up and began to talk, and Jesus gave him back to his mother.
16 Then fear came over everyone, and they glorified God, saying, "A great prophet has risen among us," and "God has visited His people." 16 They were all filled with awe and praised God. "A great prophet has appeared among us," they said. "God has come to help his people."
17 This report about Him went throughout Judea and all the vicinity. 17 This news about Jesus spread throughout Judea and the surrounding country.
18 Then John's disciples told him about all these things. So John summoned two of his disciples 18 John's disciples told him about all these things. Calling two of them,