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Luke 10:41

    Luke 10:41 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Jesus answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Jesus answered and said to her, Martha, Martha, you are careful and troubled about many things:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But the Lord answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art anxious and troubled about many things:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But the Lord, answering, said to her, Martha, Martha, you are full of care and troubled about such a number of things:

    Webster's Revision

    But the Lord answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art anxious and troubled about many things:

    World English Bible

    Jesus answered her, "Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But the Lord answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art anxious and troubled about many things:

    Definitions for Luke 10:41

    Art - "Are"; second person singular.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 10:41

    Thou art careful and troubled - Thou art distracted, μεριμνας, thy mind is divided, (see on Matthew 13:22 (note)), in consequence of which, τυρβαζῃ, thou art disturbed, thy spirit is thrown into a tumult.

    About many things - Getting a variety of things ready for this entertainment, much more than are necessary on such an occasion.

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 10:41

    Thou art careful - Thou art anxious.

    Troubled - Disturbed, distracted, very solicitous.

    Many things - The many objects which excite your attention in the family. This was probably designed as a slight reproof, or a tender hint that she was improperly anxious about those things, and that she should, with Mary, rather choose to hear the discourses of heavenly wisdom.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 10:41

    10:41 Martha, Martha - There is a peculiar spirit and tenderness in the repetition of the word: thou art careful, inwardly, and hurried, outwardly.