Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Blessed is anyone who takes no offense at me."

New American Standard Bible

Blessed is he who does not take offense at Me.”

King James Version

And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.

Holman Bible

And anyone who is not offended because of Me is blessed.”

International Standard Version

How blessed is anyone who is not offended by me!"

A Conservative Version

And blessed is he, whoever will not be offended by me.

American Standard Version

And blessed is he, whosoever shall find no occasion of stumbling in me.

Amplified

Blessed [joyful, spiritually favored] is he who does not take offense at Me.”

An Understandable Version

The person who does not find an occasion for having doubts about my identity is fortunate indeed."

Anderson New Testament

and blessed is he who shall find no cause of offense in me.

Bible in Basic English

And a blessing will be on him who has no doubts about me.

Common New Testament

And blessed is he who is not offended because of me."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and blessed is he, who does not make me the occasion of his fall.

Darby Translation

and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.

Godbey New Testament

and happy is he whosoever may not be offended in me.

Goodspeed New Testament

And blessed is the man who finds nothing that repels him in me."

John Wesley New Testament

And happy is he, whosoever shall not be offended at me.

Julia Smith Translation

And happy is he, whoever should not be offended in me.

King James 2000

And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And whoever is not offended by me is blessed."

Modern King James verseion

And blessed is he who shall not be offended in Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and happy is he that is not offended by me."

Moffatt New Testament

And blessed is he who is repelled by nothing in me!"

Montgomery New Testament

"And blessed is he who finds no cause of stumbling in me."

New Heart English Bible

Blessed is he who is not offended by me."

Noyes New Testament

and blessed is he, whoever shall find no occasion of stumbling in me.

Sawyer New Testament

and blessed is he who shall not be offended with me.

The Emphasized Bible

And, happy, is he, whosoever shall not find occasion of stumbling in me!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended at me.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And blessed is the man who finds no hindrance in me."

Webster

And blessed is he, to whom I shall not be a stumbling block.

Weymouth New Testament

And blessed is every one who does not stumble and fall because of my claims."

Williams New Testament

And happy is the man who finds no cause for stumbling over me."

World English Bible

Blessed is he who is not offended by me."

Worrell New Testament

And happy is he, whosoever shall find no cause of stumbling in Me."

Worsley New Testament

and happy is he who shall not be offended at any thing in me.

Youngs Literal Translation

and happy is he whoever may not be stumbled in me.'

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

he, whosoever
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

σκανδαλίζω 
Skandalizo 
Usage: 10

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

σκανδαλίζω 
Skandalizo 
Usage: 10

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Luke 7:23

References

Context Readings

A Question From John The Baptist

22 So he answered them, "Go tell John what you have seen and heard: The blind see, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, the poor have good news proclaimed to them. 23 Blessed is anyone who takes no offense at me." 24 When John's messengers had gone, Jesus began to speak to the crowds about John: "What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed shaken by the wind?


Cross References

Isaiah 8:14-15

He will become a sanctuary, but a stone that makes a person trip, and a rock that makes one stumble -- to the two houses of Israel. He will become a trap and a snare to the residents of Jerusalem.

Matthew 11:6

Blessed is anyone who takes no offense at me."

Matthew 13:57-58

And so they took offense at him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor except in his hometown and in his own house."

Luke 2:34

Then Simeon blessed them and said to his mother Mary, "Listen carefully: This child is destined to be the cause of the falling and rising of many in Israel and to be a sign that will be rejected.

John 6:60-66

Then many of his disciples, when they heard these things, said, "This is a difficult saying! Who can understand it?"

Romans 9:32-33

Why not? Because they pursued it not by faith but (as if it were possible) by works. They stumbled over the stumbling stone,

1 Corinthians 1:21-28

For since in the wisdom of God the world by its wisdom did not know God, God was pleased to save those who believe by the foolishness of preaching.

1 Corinthians 2:14

The unbeliever does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him. And he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.

1 Peter 2:7-8

So you who believe see his value, but for those who do not believe, the stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,

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