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Luke 17:3

    Luke 17:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Take heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Take heed to yourselves: If your brother trespass against you, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Take heed to yourselves: if thy brother sin, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Give attention to yourselves: if your brother does wrong, say a sharp word to him; and if he has sorrow for his sin, let him have forgiveness.

    Webster's Revision

    Take heed to yourselves: if thy brother sin, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.

    World English Bible

    Be careful. If your brother sins against you, rebuke him. If he repents, forgive him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Take heed to yourselves: if thy brother sin, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.

    Definitions for Luke 17:3

    Heed - To be careful to consider.
    Rebuke - To reprimand; strongly warn; restrain.
    Trespass - Wrong-doing; sin.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 17:3

    If thy brother trespass - See the notes on Matthew 18:21, Matthew 18:22.

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 17:3

    See the notes at Matthew 18:15, Matthew 18:21-22. "Trespass against thee." Sin against thee, or does anything that gives you an offence or does you an injury.

    Rebuke - Reprove. Go and tell him his fault, and seek an explanation. Acquaint him with what has been the effect of his conduct, and the state of your feelings, that he may acknowledge his error and repent.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 17:3

    17:3 Take heed to yourselves - That ye neither offend others, nor be offended by others. Mt 18:15.

    Verses Related to Luke 17:3

    Acts 20:21 - Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
    2 Corinthians 7:10 - For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.
    Luke 3:3 - And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins;
    Book: Luke
    Topic: Repentence