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Luke 15:27

    Luke 15:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he said to him, Your brother is come; and your father has killed the fatted calf, because he has received him safe and sound.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he said to him, Your brother has come; and your father has had the young ox put to death because he has come back safely.

    Webster's Revision

    And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.

    World English Bible

    He said to him, 'Your brother has come, and your father has killed the fattened calf, because he has received him back safe and healthy.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 15:27

    15:27 Thy father hath killed the fatted calf - Perhaps he mentions this rather than the robe or ring, as having a nearer connection with the music and dancing.