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Luke 14 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:1 - It happened, when he went into the house of one of the rulers of the Perushim on a Shabbat to eat bread, that they were watching him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:2 - Behold, a certain man who had dropsy was in front of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:3 - Yeshua, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Perushim, saying, "Is it lawful to heal on the Shabbat?"
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:4 - But they were silent. He took him, and healed him, and let him go.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:5 - He answered them, "Which of you, if your son or an ox fell into a well, wouldn't immediately pull him out on a Shabbat day?"
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:6 - They couldn't answer him regarding these things.

Parable of the Guests

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:7 - He spoke a parable to those who were invited, when he noticed how they chose the best seats, and said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:8 - "When you are invited by anyone to a marriage feast, don't sit in the best seat, since perhaps someone more honorable than you might be invited by him,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:9 - and he who invited both of you would come and tell you, 'Make room for this person.' Then you would begin, with shame, to take the lowest place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:10 - But when you are invited, go and sit in the lowest place, so that when he who invited you comes, he may tell you, 'Friend, move up higher.' Then you will be honored in the presence of all who sit at the table with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:11 - For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted."
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:12 - He also said to the one who had invited him, "When you make a dinner or a supper, don't call your friends, nor your brothers, nor your kinsmen, nor rich neighbors, or perhaps they might also return the favor, and pay you back.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:13 - But when you make a feast, ask the poor, the maimed, the lame, or the blind;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:14 - and you will be blessed, because they don't have the resources to repay you. For you will be repaid in the resurrection of the righteous."
(Mat 22:1–14 )
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:15 - When one of those who sat at the table with him heard these things, he said to him, "Blessed is he who will feast in the Kingdom of God!"

Parable of the Dinner

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:16 - But he said to him, "A certain man made a great supper, and he invited many people.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:17 - He sent out his servant at supper time to tell those who were invited, 'Come, for everything is ready now.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:18 - They all as one began to make excuses. "The first said to him, 'I have bought a field, and I must go and see it. Please have me excused.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:19 - "Another said, 'I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I must go try them out. Please have me excused.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:20 - "Another said, 'I have married a wife, and therefore I can't come.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:21 - "That servant came, and told his lord these things. Then the master of the house, being angry, said to his servant, 'Go out quickly into the streets and lanes of the city, and bring in the poor, maimed, blind, and lame.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:22 - "The servant said, 'Lord, it is done as you commanded, and there is still room.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:23 - "The lord said to the servant, 'Go out into the highways and hedges, and compel them to come in, that my house may be filled.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:24 - For I tell you that none of those men who were invited will taste of my supper.'"

Discipleship Tested

(Mat 10:34–39 )
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:25 - Now great multitudes were going with him. He turned and said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:26 - "If anyone comes to me, and doesn't hate his own father, mother, wife, children, brothers, and sisters, yes, and his own life also, he can't be my talmid.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:27 - Whoever doesn't bear his own cross, and come after me, can't be my talmid.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:28 - For which of you, desiring to build a tower, doesn't first sit down and count the cost, to see if he has enough to complete it?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:29 - Or perhaps, when he has laid a foundation, and is not able to finish, everyone who sees begins to mock him,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:30 - saying, 'This man began to build, and wasn't able to finish.'
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:31 - Or what king, as he goes to encounter another king in war, will not sit down first and consider whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:32 - Or else, while the other is yet a great way off, he sends an envoy, and asks for conditions of shalom.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:33 - So therefore whoever of you who doesn't renounce all that he has, he can't be my talmid.
(Mat 5:13; Mar 9:50 )
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:34 - Salt is good, but if the salt becomes flat and tasteless, with what do you season it?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:35 - It is fit neither for the soil nor for the manure pile. It is thrown out. He who has ears to hear, let him hear."

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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