31 If anyone asks you, ‘Why are you untying it?’ say, ‘The Lord needs it.’ ”

Read Luke 19:31 Using Other Translations

And if any man ask you, Why do ye loose him? thus shall ye say unto him, Because the Lord hath need of him.
If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' you shall say this: 'The Lord has need of it.'"
If anyone asks, ‘Why are you untying that colt?’ just say, ‘The Lord needs it.’”