They brought (proseperon). Imperfect active, they were bringing. So Mark 10:13 . Their babes (ta breph). Old word for infants. Here Mark 10:13 ; Matthew 19:13 have paidia (little children). Note "also" (kai) in Luke, not in Mark and Matthew. That he should touch them (ina autwn apthtai). Present middle subjunctive (linear action, repeatedly touch or one after the other), where Mark 10:13 has aorist middle subjunctive (apshtai). Rebuked (epetimwn). Imperfect indicative active. Either inchoative began to rebuke, or continued, kept on rebuking. Matthew and Mark have the aorist epetimhsan.