Luke 18:27

27 Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”

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Luke 18:27 in Other Translations

KJV
27 And he said,The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.
ESV
27 But he said, "What is impossible with men is possible with God."
NLT
27 He replied, “What is impossible for people is possible with God.”
MSG
27 "No chance at all," Jesus said, "if you think you can pull it off by yourself. Every chance in the world if you trust God to do it."
CSB
27 He replied, "What is impossible with men is possible with God."

Luke 18:27 Meaning and Commentary

Luke 18:27

And he said
That is, Jesus, as the Syriac, Persic, and Ethiopic versions express it:

the things which are impossible with men, are possible with God;
(See Gill on Matthew 19:26).

Luke 18:27 In-Context

25 Indeed, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.”
26 Those who heard this asked, “Who then can be saved?”
27 Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”
28 Peter said to him, “We have left all we had to follow you!”
29 “Truly I tell you,” Jesus said to them, “no one who has left home or wife or brothers or sisters or parents or children for the sake of the kingdom of God

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Matthew 19:26
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