Luke 13:21

21 It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty pounds[a] of flour until it worked all through the dough.”

Luke 13:21 in Other Translations

KJV
21 It is like leaven, which a woman took and hid in three measures of meal, till the whole was leavened.
ESV
21 It is like leaven that a woman took and hid in three measures of flour, until it was all leavened."
NLT
21 It is like the yeast a woman used in making bread. Even though she put only a little yeast in three measures of flour, it permeated every part of the dough.”
MSG
21 It's like yeast that a woman works into enough dough for three loaves of bread - and waits while the dough rises."
CSB
21 It's like yeast that a woman took and mixed into 50 pounds of flour until it spread through the entire mixture."

Luke 13:21 In-Context

19 It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the birds perched in its branches.”
20 Again he asked, “What shall I compare the kingdom of God to?
21 It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty poundsof flour until it worked all through the dough.”
22 Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem.
23 Someone asked him, “Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?” He said to them,

Cross References 1

  • 1. 1 Corinthians 5:6

Footnotes 1

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