Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Even so ye also, when ye shall have done all the things that are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants; we have done that which it was our duty to do.

New American Standard Bible

So you too, when you do all the things which are commanded you, say, ‘We are unworthy slaves; we have done only that which we ought to have done.’”

King James Version

So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.

Holman Bible

In the same way, when you have done all that you were commanded, you should say, ‘We are good-for-nothing slaves; we’ve only done our duty.’”

International Standard Version

That's the way it is with you. When you have done everything you were ordered to do, say, "We are worthless servants. We have done only what we ought to have done.'"

A Conservative Version

Thus ye also, when ye did all the things that were commanded you, say, We are unprofitable bondmen, because we have done what we are obligated to do.

Amplified

So you too, when you have done everything that was assigned and commanded you, say, ‘We are unworthy servants [undeserving of praise or a reward, for we have not gone beyond our obligation]; we have merely done what we ought to do.’”

An Understandable Version

So, you too, after you have done everything you were told to, should say, 'We are unworthy slaves. We have done [only] what we were supposed to do.'"

Anderson New Testament

So also you, when you shall have done all things that you arc commanded to do, say, We are unprofitable servants; for we have done what was our duty to do.

Bible in Basic English

In the same way, when you have done all the things which are given you to do, say, There is no profit in us, for we have only done what we were ordered to do.

Common New Testament

So you also, when you have done all that is commanded you, say, 'We are unworthy servants; we have only done what was our duty.'"

Daniel Mace New Testament

so when you have done all that you were commanded to do, say, we are unprofitable servants; we have only done what was our duty to do.

Darby Translation

Thus ye also, when ye shall have done all things that have been ordered you, say, We are unprofitable bondmen; we have done what it was our duty to do.

Godbey New Testament

Likewise also, when you may do those things which are commanded you, say that, We are unprofitable servants; we have done that which we ought to do.

Goodspeed New Testament

So you also, when you do all you have been ordered to do, must say, 'We are good-for-nothing slaves! We have done only what we ought to have done!' "

John Wesley New Testament

I think not. So likewise ye, when ye have done all the things that are commanded you, say, We are but unprofitable servants: we have done what was our duty to do.

Julia Smith Translation

So also ye, when ye do all appointed you, say, That we are useless servants: for what we ought to do, we have done.

King James 2000

So likewise you, when you shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Thus you also, when you have done all the {things you were ordered to do}, say, 'We are unworthy slaves; we have done what we were obligated to do.'"

Modern King James verseion

So likewise you, when you shall have done all the things commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants, for we have done what we ought to do.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So likewise ye, when ye have done all those things which are commanded unto you, say, 'We are unprofitable servants. We have done that which was our duty to do.'"

Moffatt New Testament

Well, it is the same with you; when you have done all you are bidden, say, 'We are but servants; we have only done our duty.' "

Montgomery New Testament

"Even so, you also, after you have done all the things that are commanded you, should say, 'We are but slaves, we have only done what it was our duty to do.'"

NET Bible

So you too, when you have done everything you were commanded to do, should say, 'We are slaves undeserving of special praise; we have only done what was our duty.'"

New Heart English Bible

Even so you also, when you have done all the things that are commanded you, say, 'We are unworthy servants. We have done our duty.'"

Noyes New Testament

So also do ye, when ye have done all that hath been commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants; we have done what we were bound to do.

Sawyer New Testament

So also you, when you have done all things commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants; what we owed the doing of; we have done.

The Emphasized Bible

Thus, ye also, when ye have done all the things enjoined upon you, say - Unprofitable servants, are we, - What we were bound to do, we have done!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

So also ye, when ye have done all things commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: for we have but done what was our duty to do.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And so with you--when you have done all that you have been told, still say 'We are but useless servants; we have done no more than we ought to have done.'"

Webster

So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all the things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which it was our duty to do.

Weymouth New Testament

So you also, when you have obeyed all the orders given you, must say, "'There is no merit in our service: what we have done is only what we were in duty bound to do.'"

Williams New Testament

So you too, when you do all that you are ordered to do, say, 'We are worthless slaves; we have done only what we ought to have done.'"

World English Bible

Even so you also, when you have done all the things that are commanded you, say, 'We are unworthy servants. We have done our duty.'"

Worrell New Testament

So also ye, when ye do all the things that were commanded you, say, 'We are unprofitable servants; we have done what it was our duty to do.'

Worsley New Testament

I think not. So likewise ye, when ye have done all things that were commanded you, say we are unprofitable servants, for we have done only what we ought to do.

Youngs Literal Translation

So also ye, when ye may have done all the things directed you, say -- We are unprofitable servants, because that which we owed to do -- we have done.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

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

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

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

διατάσσω 
Diatasso 
Usage: 14

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

We are
ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
Usage: 50

ἀχρεῖος 
Achreios 
Usage: 0

δοῦλος 
Doulos 
Usage: 65

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

ὀφείλω ὀφειλέω 
Opheilo 
ought, owe, be bound, be duty, be a debtor, be guilty, be indebted,
Usage: 24

References

Hastings

Watsons

Prayers for Luke 17:10

Context Readings

Faith And Duty

9 Doth he thank the servant because he did the things that were commanded? 10 Even so ye also, when ye shall have done all the things that are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants; we have done that which it was our duty to do. 11 And it came to pass, as they were on their way to Jerusalem, that he was passing along the borders of Samaria and Galilee.



Cross References

Job 22:2-3

Can a man be profitable unto God? Surely he that is wise is profitable unto himself.

Matthew 25:30

And cast ye out the unprofitable servant into the outer darkness: there shall be the weeping and the gnashing of teeth.

Romans 11:35

or who hath first given to him, and it shall be recompensed unto him again?

1 Chronicles 29:14-16

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.

Job 35:6-7

If thou hast sinned, what effectest thou against him? And if thy transgressions be multiplied, what doest thou unto him?

Psalm 16:2-3

O my soul , thou hast said unto Jehovah, Thou art my Lord: I have no good beyond thee.

Psalm 35:6-7

Let their way be dark and slippery, And the angel of Jehovah pursuing them.

Proverbs 16:2-3

All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; But Jehovah weigheth the spirits.

Isaiah 6:5

Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen the King, Jehovah of hosts.

Isaiah 64:6

For we are all become as one that is unclean, and all our righteousnesses are as a polluted garment: and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, take us away.

Matthew 25:37-40

Then shall the righteous answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee hungry, and fed thee? or athirst, and gave thee drink?

Romans 3:12

They have all turned aside, they are together become unprofitable; There is none that doeth good, no, not, so much as one:

1 Corinthians 9:16-17

For if I preach the gospel, I have nothing to glory of; for necessity is laid upon me; for woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel.

1 Corinthians 15:9-10

For I am the least of the apostles, that am not meet to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.

Philippians 3:8-9

Yea verily, and I count all things to be loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but refuse, that I may gain Christ,

Philippians 3:8

Yea verily, and I count all things to be loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but refuse, that I may gain Christ,

1 Peter 5:5-6

Likewise, ye younger, be subject unto the elder. Yea, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to serve one another: for God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.

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