Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But when you give a reception, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind,

King James Version

But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

Holman Bible

On the contrary, when you host a banquet, invite those who are poor, maimed, lame, or blind.

International Standard Version

Instead, when you give a banquet, make it your habit to invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind.

A Conservative Version

But when thou make a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind,

American Standard Version

But when thou makest a feast, bid the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

Amplified

But when you give a banquet or a reception, invite the poor, the disabled, the lame, and the blind.

An Understandable Version

But when you prepare a banquet, invite people who are poor, handicapped, crippled and blind [as well].

Anderson New Testament

But when you make a feast, invite the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind;

Bible in Basic English

But when you give a feast, send for the poor and the blind and those who are broken in body:

Common New Testament

But when you give a feast, invite the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind,

Daniel Mace New Testament

but when you make a feast call the poor, and maimed, the lame and blind:

Darby Translation

But when thou makest a feast, call poor, crippled, lame, blind:

Godbey New Testament

But when you may make a feast, invite the poor, maimed, lame, blind:

Goodspeed New Testament

But when you give an entertainment, invite people who are poor, maimed, lame, or blind.

John Wesley New Testament

But when thou makest an entertainment, invite the poor,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But when thou makest a banquet, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind,

Julia Smith Translation

But when thou makest an entertainment, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

King James 2000

But when you give a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But whenever you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind,

Modern King James verseion

But when you make a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, and the blind,

Moffatt New Testament

No, when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the maimed, the lame, and the blind.

Montgomery New Testament

"But when you make a reception, invite the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind.

NET Bible

But when you host an elaborate meal, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind.

New Heart English Bible

But when you make a feast, ask the poor, the maimed, the lame, or the blind;

Noyes New Testament

But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind;

Sawyer New Testament

But when you make a feast, invite the poor, crippled, lame, blind,

The Emphasized Bible

But, whensoever, an entertainment, thou mayest be making, invite the destitute, the tried, the lame, the blind;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But when thou makest an entertainment, invite the poor, the maimed, the halt, the blind:

Twentieth Century New Testament

No, when you entertain, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind;

Webster

But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind:

Weymouth New Testament

But when you entertain, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind;

Williams New Testament

But when you give a reception, make it your habit to invite people that are poor, maimed, crippled, or blind.

World English Bible

But when you make a feast, ask the poor, the maimed, the lame, or the blind;

Worrell New Testament

but, when you make a feast, call the poor, maimed, lame, blind;

Worsley New Testament

But when thou makest a feast, invite the poor, the maimed, the lame, the blind; and thou shalt be happy;

Youngs Literal Translation

but when thou mayest make a feast, be calling poor, maimed, lame, blind,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀλλά 
Alla 
Usage: 461

ὅταν 
Hotan 
when, as soon as, as long as, that, whensoever, while, till
Usage: 49

thou makest
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

δοχή 
Doche 
Usage: 1

καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

the poor
πτωχός 
Ptochos 
Usage: 16

the maimed
ἀνάπηρος 
Anaperos 
Usage: 0

the lame
χωλός 
Cholos 
Usage: 9

References

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Great Banquet

12 And He also went on to say to the one who had invited Him, "When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, otherwise they may also invite you in return and that will be your repayment. 13 "But when you give a reception, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind, 14 and you will be blessed, since they do not have the means to repay you; for you will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous."


Cross References

Luke 14:21

"And the slave came back and reported this to his master. Then the head of the household became angry and said to his slave, 'Go out at once into the streets and lanes of the city and bring in here the poor and crippled and blind and lame.'

Nehemiah 8:10

Then he said to them, "Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength."

Nehemiah 8:12

All the people went away to eat, to drink, to send portions and to celebrate a great festival, because they understood the words which had been made known to them.

Deuteronomy 14:29

"The Levite, because he has no portion or inheritance among you, and the alien, the orphan and the widow who are in your town, shall come and eat and be satisfied, in order that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do.

Deuteronomy 16:11

and you shall rejoice before the LORD your God, you and your son and your daughter and your male and female servants and the Levite who is in your town, and the stranger and the orphan and the widow who are in your midst, in the place where the LORD your God chooses to establish His name.

Deuteronomy 16:14

and you shall rejoice in your feast, you and your son and your daughter and your male and female servants and the Levite and the stranger and the orphan and the widow who are in your towns.

Deuteronomy 26:12-13

"When you have finished paying all the tithe of your increase in the third year, the year of tithing, then you shall give it to the Levite, to the stranger, to the orphan and to the widow, that they may eat in your towns and be satisfied.

2 Samuel 6:19

Further, he distributed to all the people, to all the multitude of Israel, both to men and women, a cake of bread and one of dates and one of raisins to each one. Then all the people departed each to his house.

2 Chronicles 30:24

For Hezekiah king of Judah had contributed to the assembly 1,000 bulls and 7,000 sheep, and the princes had contributed to the assembly 1,000 bulls and 10,000 sheep; and a large number of priests consecrated themselves.

Job 29:13

"The blessing of the one ready to perish came upon me, And I made the widow's heart sing for joy.

Job 29:15-16

"I was eyes to the blind And feet to the lame.

Job 31:16-20

"If I have kept the poor from their desire, Or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail,

Proverbs 3:9-10

Honor the LORD from your wealth And from the first of all your produce;

Proverbs 14:31

He who oppresses the poor taunts his Maker, But he who is gracious to the needy honors Him.

Proverbs 31:6-7

Give strong drink to him who is perishing, And wine to him whose life is bitter.

Isaiah 58:7

"Is it not to divide your bread with the hungry And bring the homeless poor into the house; When you see the naked, to cover him; And not to hide yourself from your own flesh?

Isaiah 58:10

And if you give yourself to the hungry And satisfy the desire of the afflicted, Then your light will rise in darkness And your gloom will become like midday.

Matthew 14:14-21

When He went ashore, He saw a large crowd, and felt compassion for them and healed their sick.

Matthew 15:32-39

And Jesus called His disciples to Him, and said, "I feel compassion for the people, because they have remained with Me now three days and have nothing to eat; and I do not want to send them away hungry, for they might faint on the way."

Matthew 22:10

"Those slaves went out into the streets and gathered together all they found, both evil and good; and the wedding hall was filled with dinner guests.

Luke 11:41

"But give that which is within as charity, and then all things are clean for you.

Acts 2:44-45

And all those who had believed were together and had all things in common;

Acts 4:34-35

For there was not a needy person among them, for all who were owners of land or houses would sell them and bring the proceeds of the sales

Acts 9:39

So Peter arose and went with them. When he arrived, they brought him into the upper room; and all the widows stood beside him, weeping and showing all the tunics and garments that Dorcas used to make while she was with them.

Romans 12:13-16

contributing to the needs of the saints, practicing hospitality.

1 Timothy 3:2

An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,

1 Timothy 5:10

having a reputation for good works; and if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality to strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, if she has assisted those in distress, and if she has devoted herself to every good work.

Titus 1:8

but hospitable, loving what is good, sensible, just, devout, self-controlled,

Hebrews 13:2

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by this some have entertained angels without knowing it.



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