7 When he noticed how the guests picked the places of honor at the table, he told them this parable:

Read Luke 14:7 Using Other Translations

And he put forth a parable to those which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms; saying unto them,
Now he told a parable to those who were invited, when he noticed how they chose the places of honor, saying to them,
When Jesus noticed that all who had come to the dinner were trying to sit in the seats of honor near the head of the table, he gave them this advice: