Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"Let's go to the neighboring town," he replied, "so I can preach there, too, because that's why I came."

New American Standard Bible

He said to them, "Let us go somewhere else to the towns nearby, so that I may preach there also; for that is what I came for."

King James Version

And he said unto them, Let us go into the next towns, that I may preach there also: for therefore came I forth.

Holman Bible

And He said to them, “Let’s go on to the neighboring villages so that I may preach there too. This is why I have come.”

A Conservative Version

And he says to them, Let us go into the nearby towns, so that I may preach there also. For I came forth for this.

American Standard Version

And he saith unto them, Let us go elsewhere into the next towns, that I may preach there also; for to this end came I forth.

Amplified

And He said to them, Let us be going on into the neighboring country towns, that I may preach there also; for that is why I came out.

An Understandable Version

He said to them, "Let us go on to the next towns so that I can preach there also, for this was why I came out [i.e., Jesus was sent by God to preach to other towns as well as Capernaum. See Luke 4:43]."

Anderson New Testament

And he said to them: Let us go into the neighboring towns, that I may preach there also; for I have come forth for this purpose.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, Let us go to other parts into the nearest towns, so that I may give teaching there, because for this purpose I came.

Common New Testament

And he said to them, "Let us go on to the next towns, so I may preach there also; for that is why I have come."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and he said unto them, let us go into the neighbouring villages, that I may preach there likewise, for that was the design of my coming.

Darby Translation

And he says to them, Let us go elsewhere into the neighbouring country towns, that I may preach there also, for for this purpose am I come forth.

Godbey New Testament

And He says to them, Let us go into the surrounding villages and cities, that I may preach there; for unto this I have come out.

Goodspeed New Testament

He said to them, "Let us go somewhere else, to the neighboring country towns, so that I may preach in them, too, for that is why I came out here."

John Wesley New Testament

And he saith to them, Let us go to the neighbouring towns, that I may preach there also: for therefore am I come.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto them, Let us go into the next towns that I may preach there also, for truly I came forth for that purpose.

Julia Smith Translation

And he says to them, We should lead into the next small cities, that I might proclaim there also: for, for this have I come forth.

King James 2000

And he said unto them, Let us go into the next towns, that I may preach there also: for therefore came I forth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to them, "Let us go elsewhere, into the neighboring rural towns, so that I can preach there also, because I have come out for this [very] reason."

Modern King James verseion

And He said to them, Let us go into the next towns so that I may proclaim there also. For that reason I came forth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto them, "Let us go in to the next towns, that I may preach there also: for truly I came out for that purpose.

Moffatt New Testament

but he said to them, "Let us go somewhere else, to the adjoining country-towns, so that I may preach there as well; that is why I came out here."

Montgomery New Testament

"Let us go away," he answered, "to the neighboring country towns, that I may preach there, too; because for that purpose I came forth."

NET Bible

He replied, "Let us go elsewhere, into the surrounding villages, so that I can preach there too. For that is what I came out here to do."

New Heart English Bible

And he said to them, "Let us go somewhere else into the next towns, that I may proclaim there also, because I came out for this reason."

Noyes New Testament

And he saith to them, Let us go elsewhere into the neighboring towns, that I may preach there also; for, for this I came forth.

Sawyer New Testament

And he said to them, Let us go elsewhere to the adjoining villages to preach there; because for this purpose have I come.

The Emphasized Bible

and he saith unto them - Let us be going elsewhere, into the neighbouring country-towns, in order that, there also, I may be making proclamation, - for, to this end, came I forth;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he said unto them, Let us go into the neighbouring towns, that I may preach there also; for unto this purpose came I forth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But Jesus said to them: "Let us go somewhere else, into the country towns near, that I may make my proclamation in them also; for that was why I came."

Webster

And he said to them, Let us go into the next towns, that I may preach there also: for, for this purpose have I come.

Weymouth New Testament

"Let us go elsewhere, to the neighbouring country towns," He replied, "that I may proclaim my Message there also; because for that purpose I came from God."

Williams New Testament

And He said to them, "Let us go somewhere else, to the neighboring towns, to preach in them, too, for that is why I came out here."

World English Bible

He said to them, "Let's go elsewhere into the next towns, that I may preach there also, because I came out for this reason."

Worrell New Testament

And He saith to them, "Let us go elsewhere into the neighboring towns, that I may preach there also; for to this end I came forth."

Worsley New Testament

And He saith unto them, Let us go into the neighbouring towns, that I may preach there also; for this was the end of my coming.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he saith to them, 'We may go to the next towns, that there also I may preach, for for this I came forth.'

Interlinear

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

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

he said
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

Let us go
G71
ἄγω 
Ago 
bring, lead, go, bring forth, , vr bring
Usage: 55

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the next
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

κωμόπολις 
Komopolis 
Usage: 0

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

κηρύσσω 
Kerusso 
Usage: 49

κἀκεῖ 
Kakei 
Usage: 6

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Preaching Throughout Galilee

37 When they found him, they told him, "Everyone's looking for you." 38 "Let's go to the neighboring town," he replied, "so I can preach there, too, because that's why I came." 39 So he went throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues and driving out demons.


Cross References

Isaiah 61:1-3

"The Spirit of the LORD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed and to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives, and release from darkness for the prisoners;

Luke 2:49

He asked them, "Why were you looking for me? Didn't you know that I had to be in my Father's house?"

Luke 4:18-21

"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me; he has anointed me to tell the good news to the poor. He has sent me to announce release to the prisoners and recovery of sight to the blind, to set oppressed people free,

Luke 4:43

But he told them, "I have to proclaim the good news about the kingdom of God in other cities, because I was sent to do that also."

John 9:4

I must do the work of the one who sent me while it is day. Night is approaching, when no one can work.

John 16:28

I left the Father and came into the world. Now I'm leaving the world and going back to the Father."

John 17:4

I glorified you on earth by completing the task you gave me to do.

John 17:8

because the words that you gave me I passed on to them. They have received them and know for sure that I came from you. They have believed that you sent me.

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