Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Jesus also told this parable to some who were confident that they were righteous and looked down on everyone else.

New American Standard Bible

And He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt:

King James Version

And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

Holman Bible

He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and looked down on everyone else:

International Standard Version

Jesus also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves, thinking they were righteous, but who looked down on everyone else:

A Conservative Version

And he also spoke this parable to some of those who were persuaded in themselves that they were righteous, and disdained other men.

American Standard Version

And he spake also this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and set all others at nought:

Amplified

He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves and were confident that they were righteous [posing outwardly as upright and in right standing with God], and who viewed others with contempt:

An Understandable Version

Then Jesus told this parable to certain ones who were relying on their own goodness and putting everyone else down:

Anderson New Testament

And he spoke this parable to some, who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and who despised others.

Bible in Basic English

And he made this story for some people who were certain that they were good, and had a low opinion of others:

Common New Testament

Also he told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

Daniel Mace New Testament

Then he propos'd this parable, concerning those who had a great opinion of their own justice, and look'd with contempt upon others.

Darby Translation

And he spoke also to some, who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and made nothing of all the rest of men, this parable:

Godbey New Testament

And He spoke this parable to certain ones having confidence in themselves that they are righteous, and despising the rest.

Goodspeed New Testament

To some who were confident of their own uprightness, and thought nothing of others, he used this illustration:

John Wesley New Testament

And he spake this parable to certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and despised others.

Julia Smith Translation

And he spake to certain trusting upon themselves that they were just, and setting at nought the rest, this parable:

King James 2000

And he spoke this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and looked down on {everyone else}:

Modern King James verseion

And He spoke this parable to certain ones who trusted in themselves, that they were righteous, and despised others:

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he put forth this similitude, unto certain which trusted in themselves, that they were perfect, and despised others.

Moffatt New Testament

He also told the following parable to certain persons who were sure of their own goodness and looked down upon everybody else.

Montgomery New Testament

Moreover he spoke this parable to some who trusted in themselves because they were righteous, and looked down upon the rest.

New Heart English Bible

He spoke also this parable to certain people who were convinced of their own righteousness, and who despised all others.

Noyes New Testament

And to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised all others, he spoke this parable:

Sawyer New Testament

And he also spoke this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

The Emphasized Bible

And he spake, even unto certain who were confident in themselves that they were righteous, and were despising the rest, this parable: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then he spake also this parable to certain persons, who had confidence in themselves, that they were righteous, and despised others:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Another time, speaking to people who were satisfied that they were religious, and who regarded every one else with scorn, Jesus told this parable--

Webster

And he spoke this parable to certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

Weymouth New Testament

And to some who relied on themselves as being righteous men, and looked down upon all others, He addressed this parable.

Williams New Testament

To some people who were confident that they themselves were upright, but who scorned everybody else, He told the following story:

World English Bible

He spoke also this parable to certain people who were convinced of their own righteousness, and who despised all others.

Worrell New Testament

And He spake also this parable to some who had trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised the rest:

Worsley New Testament

And He spake also this parable to some that trusted in themselves as being righteous, and despised others.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he spake also unto certain who have been trusting in themselves that they were righteous, and have been despising the rest, this simile:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he spake
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

παραβολή 
Parabole 
Usage: 38

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412


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

πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

in
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

and

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

ἐξουθενέω 
Exoutheneo 
Usage: 11

References

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Pharisee And The Tax Collector

8 I tell you, he will give them justice speedily. Nevertheless, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on earth?" 9 Jesus also told this parable to some who were confident that they were righteous and looked down on everyone else. 10 "Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.


Cross References

Luke 16:15

But Jesus said to them, "You are the ones who justify yourselves in men's eyes, but God knows your hearts. For what is highly prized among men is utterly detestable in God's sight.

Isaiah 65:5

They say, 'Keep to yourself! Don't get near me, for I am holier than you!' These people are like smoke in my nostrils, like a fire that keeps burning all day long.

Proverbs 30:12

There is a generation who are pure in their own eyes and yet are not washed from their filthiness.

Romans 14:10

But you who eat vegetables only -- why do you judge your brother or sister? And you who eat everything -- why do you despise your brother or sister? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God.

Isaiah 66:5

Hear the word of the Lord, you who respect what he has to say! Your countrymen, who hate you and exclude you, supposedly for the sake of my name, say, "May the Lord be glorified, then we will witness your joy." But they will be put to shame.

Luke 7:39

Now when the Pharisee who had invited him saw this, he said to himself, "If this man were a prophet, he would know who and what kind of woman this is who is touching him, that she is a sinner."

Luke 10:29

But the expert, wanting to justify himself, said to Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"

Luke 15:2

But the Pharisees and the experts in the law were complaining, "This man welcomes sinners and eats with them."

Luke 15:29-30

but he answered his father, 'Look! These many years I have worked like a slave for you, and I never disobeyed your commands. Yet you never gave me even a goat so that I could celebrate with my friends!

Luke 18:11

The Pharisee stood and prayed about himself like this: 'God, I thank you that I am not like other people: extortionists, unrighteous people, adulterers -- or even like this tax collector.

Luke 19:7

And when the people saw it, they all complained, "He has gone in to be the guest of a man who is a sinner."

John 7:47-49

Then the Pharisees answered, "You haven't been deceived too, have you?

John 8:48

The Judeans replied, "Aren't we correct in saying that you are a Samaritan and are possessed by a demon?"

John 9:28

They heaped insults on him, saying, "You are his disciple! We are disciples of Moses!

John 9:34

They replied, "You were born completely in sinfulness, and yet you presume to teach us?" So they threw him out.

Acts 22:21

Then he said to me, 'Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles.'"

Romans 7:9

And I was once alive apart from the law, but with the coming of the commandment sin became alive

Romans 9:31-32

but Israel even though pursuing a law of righteousness did not attain it.

Romans 10:3

For ignoring the righteousness that comes from God, and seeking instead to establish their own righteousness, they did not submit to God's righteousness.

Philippians 3:4-6

-- though mine too are significant. If someone thinks he has good reasons to put confidence in human credentials, I have more:

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