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Luke 6:9

    Luke 6:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then said Jesus unto them, I will ask you one thing; Is it lawful on the sabbath days to do good, or to do evil? to save life, or to destroy it?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then said Jesus to them, I will ask you one thing; Is it lawful on the sabbath days to do good, or to do evil? to save life, or to destroy it?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jesus said unto them, I ask you, Is it lawful on the sabbath to do good, or to do harm? to save a life, or to destroy it?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Jesus said, I put the question to you, Is it right to do good on the Sabbath or to do evil? to give life or to take it away?

    Webster's Revision

    And Jesus said unto them, I ask you, Is it lawful on the sabbath to do good, or to do harm? to save a life, or to destroy it?

    World English Bible

    Then Jesus said to them, "I will ask you something: Is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good, or to do harm? To save a life, or to kill?"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Jesus said unto them, I ask you, Is it lawful on the sabbath to do good, or to do harm? to save a life, or to destroy it?

    Definitions for Luke 6:9

    Sabbath - A rest; cessation from work.
    Save - Except; besides.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 6:9

    I will ask you one thing - I will put a question to you. See on Mark 3:4, Mark 3:5 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 6:9

    6:9 To save life or to kill - He just then probably saw the design to kill him rising in their hearts.
    Book: Luke