28 For which of you, intending to build a tower, does not sit down first and count the cost, whether he has enough to finish it— 29 lest, after he has laid the foundation, and is not able to finish, all who see it begin to mock him, 30 saying, ‘This man began to build and was not able to finish’? “When you give a dinner or a supper, do not ask your friends, your brothers, your relatives, nor rich neighbors, lest they also invite you back, and you be repaid. I ask you to have me excused. 14And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you; for you shall be repaid at the resurrection of the just.”, 15Now when one of those who sat at the table with Him heard these things, he said to Him, “Blessed is he who shall eat [e]bread in the kingdom of God!”, 16Then He said to him, “A certain man gave a great supper and invited many, 2And behold, there was a certain man before Him who had dropsy. 3 And Jesus, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, a "Is it lawful to heal on the 1 Sabbath?" The Holy Bible, New King James Version, Copyright © 1982 Thomas Nelson. Read verse in New King James Version It is neither fit for the land nor for the. 5:5], Matt. 27And whoever does not bear his cross and come after Me cannot be My disciple. 14 1 Now it happened, as He went into the house of one of the rulers of the Pharisees to eat bread on the Sabbath, that they watched Him closely. ". But when you are invited, go and sit down in the lowest place, so that when he who invited you comes he may say to you, 'Friend, go up higher.' Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. 35 It is neither fit for the land nor for the [g]dunghill, but men throw it out. 3 And Jesus, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, “Is it lawful to heal on the [a]Sabbath?”. 13 But when you give a feast, invite the poor, the [d]maimed, the lame, the blind. 3And Jesus, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, “Is it lawful to heal on the [a]Sabbath?”. 30saying, ‘This man began to build and was not able to finish’? The first said to him, 'I have bought a piece of ground, and I must go and see it. 2 And behold, there was a certain man before Him who had dropsy. 33So likewise, whoever of you does not forsake all that he has cannot be My disciple. Then He answered them, saying, "Which of you, having a donkey or an ox that has fallen into a pit, will not immediately pull him out on the Sabbath day?". Listen to the Bible. 29lest, after he has laid the foundation, and is not able to finish, all who see it begin to mock him, yes, and his own life also, he cannot be My disciple. ', And another said, 'I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I am going to test them. But they kept silent. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. Or what king, going to make war against another king, does not sit down first and consider whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand? Used by permission. 3:12], NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America. 32Or else, while the other is still a great way off, he sends a delegation and asks conditions of peace. 11 For whoever exalts himself will be [c]humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”, 12 Then He also said to him who invited Him, “When you give a dinner or a supper, do not ask your friends, your brothers, your relatives, nor rich neighbors, lest they also invite you back, and you be repaid. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. “A certain man gave a great supper and invited many, sent his servant at supper time to say to those who were invited, ‘Come, for all things are now ready.’, And another said, ‘I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I am going to test them. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) A Man with Dropsy Healed on … He who has ears to hear, let him hear!”. And Jesus, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, "Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?". Now it happened, as He went into the house of one of the rulers of the Pharisees to eat bread on the Sabbath, that they watched Him closely. ', Still another said, 'I have married a wife, and therefore I cannot come. I ask you to have me excused.’ You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. 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 here the poor and the maimed and the lame and the blind. ', And the servant said, 'Master, it is done as you commanded, and still there is room.'. 31 Or what king, going to make war against another king, does not sit down first and consider whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand? Luke 14 New King James Version (NKJV) A Man with Dropsy Healed on the Sabbath. "Salt is good; but if the salt has lost its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? 16:24; Mark 8:34; Luke 9:23; [2 Tim. Don't have an account? He who has ears to hear, let him hear!”. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 18:27; Prov. The first said to him, ‘I have bought a piece of ground, and I must go and see it. 21So that servant came and reported these things to his master. 24For I say to you that none of those men who were invited shall taste my supper.’ ”. (, Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, Compiled & Edited by BibleStudyTools Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. 5Then He answered them, saying, “Which of you, having a [b]donkey or an ox that has fallen into a pit, will not immediately pull him out on the Sabbath day?”