Luke 12:24
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English Standard Version
Consider the ravens: they neither sow nor reap, they have neither storehouse nor barn, and yet God feeds them. Of how much more value are you than the birds!

King James Bible
Consider the ravens: for they neither sow nor reap; which neither have storehouse nor barn; and God feedeth them: how much more are ye better than the fowls?

American Standard Version
Consider the ravens, that they sow not, neither reap; which have no store-chamber nor barn; and God feedeth them: of how much more value are ye than the birds!

Douay-Rheims Bible
Consider the ravens, for they sow not, neither do they reap, neither have they storehouse nor barn, and God feedeth them. How much are you more valuable than they?

English Revised Version
Consider the ravens, that they sow not, neither reap; which have no store-chamber nor barn; and God feedeth them: of how much more value are ye than the birds!

Webster's Bible Translation
Consider the ravens: for they neither sow nor reap: which neither have store-house, nor barn; and God feedeth them: How much more are ye better than the fowls?

Weymouth New Testament
Observe the ravens. They neither sow nor reap, and have neither store-chamber nor barn. And yet God feeds them. How far more precious are you than the birds!

Luke 12:24 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Consider

See on Matthew 7:3.

Storehouse (ταμεῖον)

See on Luke 12:3.

Luke 12:24 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the ravens. The raven is a species of the corvus, or crow tribe, of the order Picae, known by its large size, its plumage being of a bluish black, and tail roundish at the end. It was probably selected by our Lord as being unclean.

1 Kings 17:1-6 And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said to Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel lives, before whom I stand...

Job 38:41 Who provides for the raven his food? when his young ones cry to God, they wander for lack of meat.

Psalm 145:15,16 The eyes of all wait on you; and you give them their meat in due season...

Psalm 147:9 He gives to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.

Mark 6:26 And the king was exceeding sorry; yet for his oath's sake, and for their sakes which sat with him, he would not reject her.

how.

Luke 12:7,30-32 But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: you are of more value than many sparrows...

Job 35:11 Who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the fowls of heaven?

Matthew 10:31 Fear you not therefore, you are of more value than many sparrows.

Cross References
Job 38:41
Who provides for the raven its prey, when its young ones cry to God for help, and wander about for lack of food?

Matthew 3:12
His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor and gather his wheat into the barn, but the chaff he will burn with unquenchable fire."

Matthew 6:26
Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?

Luke 12:18
And he said, 'I will do this: I will tear down my barns and build larger ones, and there I will store all my grain and my goods.

Luke 12:23
For life is more than food, and the body more than clothing.

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