Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing." Dividing his garments among them, they cast lots.

New American Standard Bible

But Jesus was saying, "Father, forgive them; for they do not know what they are doing " And they cast lots, dividing up His garments among themselves.

King James Version

Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.

Holman Bible

Then Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, because they do not know what they are doing." ] And they divided His clothes and cast lots.

International Standard Version

Jesus kept saying, "Father, forgive them, because they don't know what they're doing." Then they divided his clothes among them by throwing dice.

A Conservative Version

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they are doing. And dividing his garments, they cast a lot.

American Standard Version

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And parting his garments among them, they cast lots.

Amplified

And Jesus prayed, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do. And they divided His garments and distributed them by casting lots for them.

An Understandable Version

Then Jesus called out, "Father, forgive these people [i.e., the ones responsible for crucifying Him], for they do not know [i.e., realize] what they are doing." Then the soldiers [See John 19:23] divided Jesus' clothing among them by gambling for them.

Anderson New Testament

And Jesus said: Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do. And dividing his clothing into parts, they cast lots.

Bible in Basic English

And Jesus said, Father, let them have forgiveness, for they have no knowledge of what they are doing. And they made division of his clothing among them by the decision of chance.

Common New Testament

And the people stood watching; but even the rulers sneered at him, saying, "He saved others; let him save himself if he is the Christ of God, the Chosen One."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and Jesus said, "father, forgive them; for they know not what they do." then they divided his raiment among them by throwing lots,

Darby Translation

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do. And, parting out his garments, they cast lots.

Godbey New Testament

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they are doing. And dividing His garments, they were casting the lots.

Goodspeed New Testament

And they divided up his clothes among them by drawing lots for them,

John Wesley New Testament

Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment and cast lots.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Jesus said, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment and cast lots.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jesus said, Father, let them go; for they know not what they do. And having divided his garments, they cast lots.

King James 2000

Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his clothing, and cast lots.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[[But Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing."]] And they cast lots to divide his clothes.

Modern King James verseion

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do. And parting His clothing, they cast lots.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Jesus, "Father forgive them, for they know not what they do." And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, they do not know what they are doing." Then they distributed his clothes among themselves by drawing lots.

Montgomery New Testament

Jesus kept saying, "Father forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing." And they divided his garments among them, casting lots for them,

NET Bible

[But Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing."] Then they threw dice to divide his clothes.

New Heart English Bible

And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing." Dividing his garments among them, they cast lots.

Noyes New Testament

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them! for they know not what they do. And they divided his garments, casting lots.

Sawyer New Testament

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do. And distributing his garments they cast lots [for them].

The Emphasized Bible

And, when they were parting his garments, they cast lots.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. Then dividing his garments, they cast the lot.

Twentieth Century New Testament

[Then Jesus said: "Father, forgive them; they do not know what they are doing."] His clothes they divided among them by casting lots.

Webster

Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them: for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.

Weymouth New Testament

Jesus prayed, "Father, forgive them, for they know not what they are doing." And they divided His garments among them, drawing lots for them;

Williams New Testament

They drew lots to divide His clothes among them.

Worrell New Testament

And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do!" And, dividing His garments among them, they cast lots.

Worsley New Testament

And Jesus said, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his garments, and cast lots for them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jesus said, 'Father, forgive them, for they have not known what they do;' and parting his garments they cast a lot.

Verse Picture

Themes

Christ » Saviour » Seven last sayings of

Christ » Intercession of Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » For enemies

Christ » His farewell prayer joh 17 » On the cross, for his enemies

Christ » Spirit of » Forgiving

Christ, character of » Forgiving

Christ's » His farewell prayer joh 17 » On the cross, for his enemies

death » Scenes of » Death of jesus

Enemies » Prayer for

Enemies » Christ prayed for his

Enemy » Jesus, of his persecutors

Forgiveness » Why jesus Christ asked God the father to forgive man

Forgiveness » Instances of » Jesus forgives his enemies

Forgiveness of injuries » Christ set an example of

Good for evil » Examples of returning » Jesus

Good for evil » Returning » Jesus, to his crucifiers

Ignorance of God » Exemplified » Jews

intercession » Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » For enemies

Jesus Christ » History of » Crucified (just outside jerusalem)

Love » Good for evil examples of returning » Jesus

Love of Christ » Manifested in his » Praying for his enemies

Malefactors (criminals) » Crucified with jesus

Prayer » Seven earnest suppliants » For enemies

Prayer » Intercessory Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » For enemies

Prayer » Brevity in prayer examples of brief prayers » Jesus on the cross

Intercessory prayer » Christ set an example of

Seven » Gifts of Christ » Last sayings of Christ

Sin » Will be exposed, no matter how committed » Like the sin of the jews, it may be done in ignorance

Sinners » Sin » Jews » Ignorance

Spirit of Christ » Forgiving

Interlinear

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

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

ἀφίημι 
Aphiemi 
Usage: 57


Usage: 0

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344

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

And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

διαμερίζω 
Diamerizo 
Usage: 7

his

Usage: 0

ἱμάτιον 
himation 
Usage: 44

and cast
βάλλω 
Ballo 
Usage: 66

Devotionals

Devotionals about Luke 23:34

Devotionals containing Luke 23:34

Images Luke 23:34

Context Readings

Jesus Is Crucified

33 When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified him there with the criminals, one on the right and the other on the left. 34 Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing." Dividing his garments among them, they cast lots. 35 The people stood watching. The rulers with them also scoffed at him, saying, "He saved others. Let him save himself, if this is the Christ of God, his chosen one!"


Cross References

Matthew 5:44

But I tell you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who mistreat you and persecute you,

Psalm 22:18

They divide my garments among them. They cast lots for my clothing.

1 Peter 3:9

not rendering evil for evil, or insult for insult; but instead blessing; knowing that to this were you called, that you may inherit a blessing.

Luke 6:27-28

"But I tell you who hear: love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,

Acts 3:17

"Now, brothers, I know that you did this in ignorance, as did also your rulers.

1 Corinthians 2:8

which none of the rulers of this world has known. For had they known it, they wouldn't have crucified the Lord of glory.

1 Corinthians 4:12

We toil, working with our own hands. When people curse us, we bless. Being persecuted, we endure.

1 Peter 2:20-23

For what glory is it if, when you sin, you patiently endure beating? But if, when you do well, you patiently endure suffering, this is commendable with God.

Genesis 50:17

You shall tell Joseph, "Now please forgive the disobedience of your brothers, and their sin, because they did evil to you."' Now, please forgive the disobedience of the servants of the God of your father." Joseph wept when they spoke to him.

Psalm 106:16-23

They envied Moses also in the camp, and Aaron, Yahweh's saint.

Mark 15:24

Crucifying him, they parted his garments among them, casting lots on them, what each should take.

John 15:22-24

If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

John 19:23-24

Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also the coat. Now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.

Acts 7:60

He kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, "Lord, don't hold this sin against them!" When he had said this, he fell asleep.

Romans 12:14

Bless those who persecute you; bless, and don't curse.

1 Timothy 1:13

although I was before a blasphemer, a persecutor, and insolent. However, I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief.

Isaiah 53:12

Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he poured out his soul to death, and was numbered with the transgressors; yet he bore the sin of many, and made intercession for the transgressors.

Matthew 11:25

At that time, Jesus answered, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you hid these things from the wise and understanding, and revealed them to infants.

Matthew 27:35-36

When they had crucified him, they divided his clothing among them, casting lots,

Luke 12:47-48

That servant, who knew his lord's will, and didn't prepare, nor do what he wanted, will be beaten with many stripes,

Luke 23:47-48

When the centurion saw what was done, he glorified God, saying, "Certainly this was a righteous man."

John 19:11

Jesus answered, "You would have no power at all against me, unless it were given to you from above. Therefore he who delivered me to you has greater sin."

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