Luke 16:27-28

27 “He answered, ‘Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my family,
28 for I have five brothers. Let him warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.’

Luke 16:27 in Other Translations

KJV
27 Then he said, I pray thee therefore, father, that thou wouldest send him to my father's house:
ESV
27 And he said, 'Then I beg you, father, to send him to my father's house--
NLT
27 “Then the rich man said, ‘Please, Father Abraham, at least send him to my father’s home.
MSG
27 "The rich man said, 'Then let me ask you, Father: Send him to the house of my father
CSB
27 " 'Father,' he said, 'then I beg you to send him to my father's house-

Luke 16:27-28 In-Context

25 “But Abraham replied, ‘Son, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, while Lazarus received bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in agony.
26 And besides all this, between us and you a great chasm has been set in place, so that those who want to go from here to you cannot, nor can anyone cross over from there to us.’
27 “He answered, ‘Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my family,
28 for I have five brothers. Let him warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.’
29 “Abraham replied, ‘They have Moses and the Prophets; let them listen to them.’
30 “ ‘No, father Abraham,’ he said, ‘but if someone from the dead goes to them, they will repent.’

Cross References 1

  • 1. Acts 2:40; Acts 20:23; 1 Thessalonians 4:6
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