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Luke 11:43

    Luke 11:43 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Woe unto you, Pharisees! for ye love the uppermost seats in the synagogues, and greetings in the markets.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Woe to you, Pharisees! for you love the uppermost seats in the synagogues, and greetings in the markets.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Woe unto you Pharisees! for ye love the chief seats in the synagogues, and the salutations in the marketplaces.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A curse is on you, Pharisees! for your desires are for the most important seats in the Synagogues and for words of respect said to you in the market-place.

    Webster's Revision

    Woe unto you Pharisees! for ye love the chief seats in the synagogues, and the salutations in the marketplaces.

    World English Bible

    Woe to you Pharisees! For you love the best seats in the synagogues, and the greetings in the marketplaces.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Woe unto you Pharisees! for ye love the chief seats in the synagogues, and the salutations in the marketplaces.

    Definitions for Luke 11:43

    Woe - An expression of grief or indignation.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 11:43

    Ye love the uppermost seats - Every one of them affected to be a ruler in the synagogues. See on Matthew 23:5 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 11:43

    See Matthew 23:6, Matthew 23:27.