Luke 5:23
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New International Version
Which is easier: to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'?

New Living Translation
Is it easier to say 'Your sins are forgiven,' or 'Stand up and walk'?

English Standard Version
Which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven you,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’?

Berean Study Bible
Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk?'

Berean Literal Bible
Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins have been forgiven you,' or to say, 'Arise and walk?'

New American Standard Bible
"Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins have been forgiven you,' or to say, 'Get up and walk '?

King James Bible
Whether is easier, to say, Thy sins be forgiven thee; or to say, Rise up and walk?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Which is easier: to say, Your sins are forgiven you,' or to say, Get up and walk?

International Standard Version
Which is easier: to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'?

NET Bible
Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Stand up and walk'?

New Heart English Bible
Which is easier to say, 'Your sins are forgiven you;' or to say, 'Arise and walk?'

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“Which is easier: to say, 'Your sins are forgiven you', or to say, 'Arise and walk?'

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Is it easier to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'?

New American Standard 1977
“Which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins have been forgiven you,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’?

Jubilee Bible 2000
What is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee, or to say, Rise up and walk?

King James 2000 Bible
Which is easier, to say, Your sins be forgiven you; or to say, Rise up and walk?

American King James Version
Whether is easier, to say, Your sins be forgiven you; or to say, Rise up and walk?

American Standard Version
Which is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee; or to say, Arise and walk?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Which is easier to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee; or to say, Arise and walk?

Darby Bible Translation
which is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee; or to say, Rise up and walk?

English Revised Version
Whether is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee; or to say, Arise and walk?

Webster's Bible Translation
Which is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven thee; or to say, Rise and walk?

Weymouth New Testament
Which is easier? --to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Rise and walk'?

World English Bible
Which is easier to say, 'Your sins are forgiven you;' or to say, 'Arise and walk?'

Young's Literal Translation
which is easier -- to say, Thy sins have been forgiven thee? or to say, Arise, and walk?
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
5:17-26 How many are there in our assemblies, where the gospel is preached, who do not sit under the word, but sit by! It is to them as a tale that is told them, not as a message that is sent to them. Observe the duties taught and recommended to us by the history of the paralytic. In applying to Christ, we must be very pressing and urgent; that is an evidence of faith, and is very pleasing to Christ, and prevailing with him. Give us, Lord, the same kind of faith with respect to thy ability and willingness to heal our souls. Give us to desire the pardon of sin more than any earthly blessing, or life itself. Enable us to believe thy power to forgive sins; then will our souls cheerfully arise and go where thou pleasest.
Study Bible
Jesus Heals a Paralytic
22Knowing what they were thinking, Jesus replied, “Why do you question this in your hearts? 23Which is easier: to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Get up and walk?’ 24But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on the earth to forgive sins...” He said to the paralytic, “I tell you, get up, pick up your mat, and go home.”…
Cross References
Matthew 9:2
Just then, some men brought to Him a paralytic lying on a mat. When Jesus saw their faith, He said to the paralytic, "Take courage, son; your sins are forgiven."

Matthew 9:5
Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk?'

Luke 5:22
Knowing what they were thinking, Jesus replied, "Why do you question this in your hearts?

Luke 5:24
But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on the earth to forgive sins. . ." He said to the paralytic, "I tell you, get up, pick up your mat, and go home."

Luke 7:48
Then Jesus said to her, "Your sins are forgiven."
Treasury of Scripture

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