American Standard Version
And both the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.
King James Bible
And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.
Darby Bible Translation
and the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying, This man receives sinners and eats with them.
World English Bible
The Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying, "This man welcomes sinners, and eats with them."
Young's Literal Translation
and the Pharisees and the scribes were murmuring, saying -- This one doth receive sinners, and doth eat with them.'
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LibraryThe Humanity of God
ST. LUKE xv. 7. I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance. There are three parables in this chapter: all agree in one quality-- in their humanity. God shows us in them that there is something in his character which is like the best and simplest parts of our characters. God himself likens himself to men, that men may understand him and love him. Why there should be more joy over the …
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Privilege and Experience
And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Teacher with the publicans and sinners?
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold, a gluttonous man and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners! And wisdom is justified by her works.
And the Pharisees and their scribes murmured against his disciples, saying, Why do ye eat and drink with the publicans and sinners?
And he spake unto them this parable, saying,
1 Timothy 1:15
Faithful is the saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief:
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