Parallel Verses

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--

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.

NET Bible

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

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:

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 He will, I tell you, have justice done them, and that soon! Yet, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on earth?" 9 Another time, speaking to people who were satisfied that they were religious, and who regarded every one else with scorn, Jesus told this parable-- 10 "Two men went up into the Temple Courts to pray. One was a Pharisee and the other a tax-gatherer.


Cross References

Luke 16:15

"You," said Jesus, "are the men who justify themselves before the world, but God can read your hearts; and what is highly esteemed among men may be an abomination in the sight of God.

Luke 16:15

"You," said Jesus, "are the men who justify themselves before the world, but God can read your hearts; and what is highly esteemed among men may be an abomination in the sight of God.

Luke 16:15

"You," said Jesus, "are the men who justify themselves before the world, but God can read your hearts; and what is highly esteemed among men may be an abomination in the sight of God.

Romans 14:10

I would ask the one man 'Why do you judge your Brother?' And I would ask the other 'Why do you despise your Brother?' For we shall all stand before the Bar of God.

Romans 14:10

I would ask the one man 'Why do you judge your Brother?' And I would ask the other 'Why do you despise your Brother?' For we shall all stand before the Bar of God.

Luke 7:39

When the Pharisee who had invited Jesus saw this, he said to himself: "Had this man been 'The Prophet,' he would have known who, and what sort of woman, this is who is touching him, and that she is an outcast."

Luke 10:29

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

Luke 15:2

But the Pharisees and the Teachers of the Law found fault. "This man always welcomes outcasts, and takes meals with them!" they complained.

Luke 15:29-30

'No,' he said to his father, 'look at all the years I have been serving you, without ever once disobeying you, and yet you have never given me even a kid, so that I might have a merry-making with my friends.

Luke 18:11

The Pharisee stood forward and began praying to himself in this way--'O God, I thank thee that I am not like other men-- thieves, rogues, adulterers--or even like this tax-gatherer.

Luke 19:7

On seeing this, every one began to complain: "He has gone to stay with a man who is an outcast."

John 7:47-49

"What! Have you been led astray too?" the Pharisees replied.

John 8:48

"Are not we right, after all," replied the Jews, "in saying that you are a Samaritan, and are possessed by a demon?"

John 9:28

"You are his disciple," they retorted scornfully; "but we are disciples of Moses.

John 9:34

"You," they retorted, "were born totally depraved; and are you trying to teach us?" So they expelled him.

Acts 22:21

But Jesus said to me 'Go; for I will send you to the Gentiles far away'."

Romans 7:9

There was a time when I myself, unconscious of Law, was alive; but when the Commandment was brought home to me, sin sprang into life, while I died!

Romans 9:31-32

While Israel, which was in search of a Law which would ensure righteousness, failed to discover one.

Romans 10:3

For, in their ignorance of the Divine Righteousness, and in their eagerness to set up a righteousness of their own, they refused to accept with submission the Divine Righteousness.

Philippians 3:4-6

Though I, if any man, have cause to rely even upon them. If any one thinks he can rely upon external privileges, far more can I!

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