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Luke 16:29

    Luke 16:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Abraham saith unto him, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Abraham said to him, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But Abraham saith, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But Abraham said, They have Moses and the prophets; let them give ear to what they say.

    Webster's Revision

    But Abraham saith, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.

    World English Bible

    "But Abraham said to him, 'They have Moses and the prophets. Let them listen to them.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But Abraham saith, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.

    Definitions for Luke 16:29

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 16:29

    They have Moses and the prophets - This plainly supposes they were all Jewish believers: they had these writings in their hands, but they did not permit them to influence their lives.

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 16:29

    They have Moses - The writings of Moses. The first five books of the Bible.

    The prophets - The remainder of the Old Testament. What the prophets had written.

    Hear them - Hear them speak in the Scriptures. Read them, or hear them read in the synagogues, and attend to what they have delivered.