And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise. Christian Standard Bible And he said to him, "Truly I tell you, today you .with
Have you ever notice the calm tones in all the narratives on the crucifixion? How amazing it is, that the story which, till the end of time, moves hearts to a fervent passion of love and devotion, should be told without any colouring. Christ was led outside the gates of Jerusalem to hill called Calvary. On this hill the Bible has recorded the death of three men on three crosses. There is an old and true division of the work of Christ. It divides it into three parts—prophet, priest, and king. That is, they believe the Lord Jesus ceases to be the one before He becomes the other.
Luke ,5, What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it? Luke For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost. Job He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not; …. John And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also. John Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world.
Theological Stew. Save yourself and us! But today, especially in light of the political and sociological state of the world, when we NEED to see Jesus risen and seated on the throne, we see instead Jesus on the cross. What is so Christ-like about that? Among the witnesses are mourners. Those who, for whatever reason, thought it amusing to poke fun at the condemned Jesus.
Many people think Jesus assured the man he would go to heaven with Him that very day. Although it is a strong supporting factor, the fundamental understanding of this passage does not rest solely on the misplacement of a comma in English translations. Certainly the true meaning would be better understood if the comma were correctly placed after the word today. However, other rules of sound Bible study also help us to understand Luke Luke And Jesus said to him, Truly I say to you, To day shall you be with me in paradise. As Dr.
Share This Verse:. King James Bible Online. Luke Luke Context 40 But the other answering rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same condemnation? Other Translations Click here to view. And Iesus said vnto him, Uerily, I say vnto thee, to day shalt thou be with me in Paradise. Bible commentary Click here to view.