Apostle Luke writing (God speaking via
scripture...The Word), addressing the world's most important question (being asked by an
expert Jewish lawyer) leading into Jesus'
parable of the Good Samaritan.
Wycliffe Bible of 1384:
25 And lo! a wise man of the lawe ros vp, temptynge hym,
and seiynge, Maister, what thing schal Y do to haue euerlastynge lijf?
And, behold, a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted him, saying, Master, what shall I do to
inherit eternal life?
25 On one
occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. "Teacher," he asked, "what must I do to
inherit eternal life?"
New American Standard
And a lawyer stood up and put Him to the test, saying, "Teacher, what shall I do to inherit
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(posted 17 October 2002)