Luke 18:25
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New International Version
Indeed, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God."

New Living Translation
In fact, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the Kingdom of God!"

English Standard Version
For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God.”

Berean Study Bible
Indeed, it is easier for a camel to pass through an eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

Berean Literal Bible
For it is easier for a camel to go through an eye of a needle, than a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God."

New American Standard Bible
"For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

King James Bible
For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God."

International Standard Version
Indeed, it's easier for a camel to squeeze through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to get into the kingdom of God."

NET Bible
In fact, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God."

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“It is easier for a camel to enter the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of God.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Indeed, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God."

New American Standard 1977
“For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
For it is easier to put a cable through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

King James 2000 Bible
For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

American King James Version
For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

American Standard Version
For it is easier for a camel to enter in through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For it is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

Darby Bible Translation
for it is easier for a camel to enter through a needle's eye than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

English Revised Version
For it is easier for a camel to enter in through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

Webster's Bible Translation
For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

Weymouth New Testament
Why, it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of God."

World English Bible
For it is easier for a camel to enter in through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the Kingdom of God."

Young's Literal Translation
for it is easier for a camel through the eye of a needle to enter, than for a rich man into the reign of God to enter.'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
18:18-30 Many have a great deal in them very commendable, yet perish for lack of some one thing; so this ruler could not bear Christ's terms, which would part between him and his estate. Many who are loth to leave Christ, yet do leave him. After a long struggle between their convictions and their corruptions, their corruptions carry the day. They are very sorry that they cannot serve both; but if one must be quitted, it shall be their God, not their wordly gain. Their boasted obedience will be found mere outside show; the love of the world in some form or other lies at the root. Men are apt to speak too much of what they have left and lost, of what they have done and suffered for Christ, as Peter did. But we should rather be ashamed that there has been any regret or difficulty in doing it.
Study Bible
The Rich Young Ruler
24Seeing the man’s sorrow, Jesus said, “How hard it is for the rich to enter the kingdom of God. 25Indeed, it is easier for a camel to pass through an eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God.” 26Those who heard this asked, “Who then can be saved?”…
Cross References
Matthew 9:5
Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk?'

Matthew 19:24
Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

Mark 10:25
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

Luke 18:26
Those who heard this asked, "Who then can be saved?"
Treasury of Scripture

For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

a camel. Some render a cable; but it may justly be doubted whether [kamelos] ever was so translated before, for the word for a cable, as the scholiast on Aristophanes expressly affirms, is written [kamilos,] not with an e [eta], but with an i [iota.] Some few MSS., it is true, have got the word [kamilos] into the text, but it is evidently an attempted improvement.

Matthew 23:24 You blind guides, which strain at a gnat, and swallow a camel.

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