Luke 20:6

6 But if we say, ‘Of human origin,’ all the people will stone us, because they are persuaded that John was a prophet.”

Luke 20:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 But and if we say, Of men; all the people will stone us: for they be persuaded that John was a prophet.
ESV
6 But if we say, 'From man,' all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced that John was a prophet."
NLT
6 But if we say it was merely human, the people will stone us because they are convinced John was a prophet.”
MSG
6 if we say 'humans,' the people will tear us limb from limb, convinced as they are that John was God's prophet."
CSB
6 But if we say, 'From men,' all the people will stone us, because they are convinced that John was a prophet."

Luke 20:6 In-Context

4 John’s baptism—was it from heaven, or of human origin?”
5 They discussed it among themselves and said, “If we say, ‘From heaven,’ he will ask, ‘Why didn’t you believe him?’
6 But if we say, ‘Of human origin,’ all the people will stone us, because they are persuaded that John was a prophet.”
7 So they answered, “We don’t know where it was from.”
8 Jesus said, “Neither will I tell you by what authority I am doing these things.”

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