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Luke 5:34

    Luke 5:34 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he said unto them, Can ye make the children of the bridechamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he said to them, Can you make the children of the bridal chamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jesus said unto them, Can ye make the sons of the bride-chamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Jesus said, Are you able to make the friends of the newly-married man go without food when he is with them?

    Webster's Revision

    And Jesus said unto them, Can ye make the sons of the bride-chamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    World English Bible

    He said to them, "Can you make the friends of the bridegroom fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Jesus said unto them, Can ye make the sons of the bride-chamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    Definitions for Luke 5:34

    Fast - Abstaining from food.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 5:34

    5:34 Can ye make - That is, is it proper to make men fast and mourn, during a festival solemnity?