American Standard Version
yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest she wear me out by her continual coming.
King James Bible
Yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me.
Darby Bible Translation
at any rate because this widow annoys me I will avenge her, that she may not by perpetually coming completely harass me.
World English Bible
yet because this widow bothers me, I will defend her, or else she will wear me out by her continual coming.'"
Young's Literal Translation
yet because this widow doth give me trouble, I will do her justice, lest, perpetually coming, she may plague me.'
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When the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?--LUKE 18:8. He came unto his own, and his own received him not.--The Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall from the faith. Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine. For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears; and they shall turn away …
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I say unto you, Though he will not rise and give him because he is his friend, yet because of his importunity he will arise and give him as many as he needeth.
and there was a widow in that city; and she came oft unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary.
1 Corinthians 9:27
but I buffet my body, and bring it into bondage: lest by any means, after that I have preached to others, I myself should be rejected.
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