Thematic Bible

Luke 18:1 (show verse)

And he spake to them a parable, that they must always pray, and not lose courage;

Luke 18:2 (show verse)

Saying, There was a certain judge in a certain city, fearing not God, and not occupied about man:

Luke 18:3 (show verse)

And a widow was in that city; and she came to him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary.

Luke 18:4 (show verse)

And he would not for a time: and after these he said in himself, And if I fear not God, and am not occupied about man;

Luke 18:5 (show verse)

Yet because this widow produces fatigue to me, I will avenge her, lest in the end, coming, she give me a blow under the eyes.

Luke 18:6 (show verse)

And the Lord said, Hear ye what the judge of injustice says.

Luke 18:7 (show verse)

And shall not God do the avenging of his chosen, crying to him day and night, being slow to anger toward them?

Luke 18:8 (show verse)

I say to you, that he will do their avenging swiftly. But the Son of man having come, shall he find faith upon earth

Luke 18:9 (show verse)

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

Luke 18:10 (show verse)

Two men went up to the temple to pray; one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.

Luke 18:11 (show verse)

The Pharisee having stood, prayed these to himself, O God, I return thee thanks that I am not as the rest of men, rapacious, unjust, adulterers, or also as this publican.

Luke 18:12 (show verse)

I fast twice of the Sabbath; I pay tithes of all I possess.

Luke 18:13 (show verse)

And the publican, standing afar off, would not either lift up the eyes to heaven, but struck upon his breast, saying, God propitiate for me the sinful.

Luke 18:14 (show verse)

I say to you, this one went down to his house justified rather than that one: for every one lifting up himself shall be humbled; and he humbling himself shall be lifted up.

Luke 18:15 (show verse)

And they also brought babes to him, that he might touch them: and the disciples having seen, censured them.

Luke 18:16 (show verse)

And Jesus having called them, said, Leave the young children to come to me, and hinder them not: for of such is time kingdom of God.

Luke 18:17 (show verse)

Truly I say to you, Whoever should not receive the kingdom of God as a young child should not enter into it.

Luke 18:18 (show verse)

And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Teacher, having done what, shall I inherit eternal life?

Luke 18:19 (show verse)

And Jesus said to him, Why sayest thou me good? none good except the one God.

Luke 18:20 (show verse)

Thou knowest the commands, Thou shouldest not commit adultery, Thou shouldest not kill, Thou shouldest not steal, Thou shouldest not bear false testimony, Honour thy father and thy mother.

Luke 18:21 (show verse)

And he said, All these have I watched from my youth.

Luke 18:22 (show verse)

And Jesus having heard these, said to him, Yet one thing fails thee: all whatever thou hast, sell and distribute to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.

Luke 18:23 (show verse)

And he having heard these things, was sorely grieved: for he was very rich.

Luke 18:24 (show verse)

And Jesus having seen him being sorely grieved, said, With how much difficulty shall they having possessions come into the kingdom of God!

Luke 18:25 (show verse)

For it is easier for a camel to come through the hole of a needle, than for a rich one to come into the kingdom of God.

Luke 18:26 (show verse)

And they having heard, said, And who can be saved?

Luke 18:27 (show verse)

And he said, The things impossible with men, are possible with God.

Luke 18:28 (show verse)

And Peter said, Behold, we have left all, and followed thee.

Luke 18:29 (show verse)

And he said to them, Truly I say to you, That there is none who has left home, or parents, or brethren, or wife, or children, for sake of the kingdom of God,

Luke 18:30 (show verse)

Who should not receive many fold in this time, and in life coming, eternal life.

Luke 18:31 (show verse)

And taking the twelve, he said to them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem, and all things written by the prophets shall be completed to the Son of man.

Luke 18:32 (show verse)

For he shall be delivered to the nations, and be mocked, and insulted, and spit upon:

Luke 18:33 (show verse)

And having scourged, they shall kill him: and the third day he shall rise.

Luke 18:34 (show verse)

And they understood nothing of these things: and this word was hidden from them, and they discerned not the things spoken.

Luke 18:35 (show verse)

And it was in his drawing near to Jericho, a certain blind sat by the way, begging:

Luke 18:36 (show verse)

And having heard the multitude passing by, he inquired what this might be.

Luke 18:37 (show verse)

And they announced to him, That Jesus the Nazarite passes by.

Luke 18:38 (show verse)

And he cried out, saying, Jesus, son of David, pity me.

Luke 18:39 (show verse)

And they going before censured him, that he be silent: and he so much the more cried out, O son of David, pity me.

Luke 18:40 (show verse)

And Jesus having stood, commanded him to be brought to him: and he having drawn near, he asked him,

Luke 18:41 (show verse)

Saying, What wilt thou I shall do to thee? And he said, Lord, that I:night see again.

Luke 18:42 (show verse)

And Jesus said to him, See again: thy faith has saved thee.

Luke 18:43 (show verse)

And he immediately saw again, and followed him, honouring God: and all the people having seen, gave praise to God.