Parallel Bible results for Luke 14:28-33

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Luke 14:28-33

NIV 28 “Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? NIV 28 “Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? NIV 29 For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you, NIV 29 For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you, NIV 30 saying, ‘This person began to build and wasn’t able to finish.’ NIV 30 saying, ‘This person began to build and wasn’t able to finish.’ NIV 31 “Or suppose a king is about to go to war against another king. Won’t he first sit down and consider whether he is able with ten thousand men to oppose the one coming against him with twenty thousand? NIV 31 “Or suppose a king is about to go to war against another king. Won’t he first sit down and consider whether he is able with ten thousand men to oppose the one coming against him with twenty thousand? NIV 32 If he is not able, he will send a delegation while the other is still a long way off and will ask for terms of peace. NIV 32 If he is not able, he will send a delegation while the other is still a long way off and will ask for terms of peace. NIV 33 In the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples. NIV 33 In the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples.