Luke 15:10
New International Version
In the same way, I tell you, there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents."

New Living Translation
In the same way, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels when even one sinner repents.”

English Standard Version
Just so, I tell you, there is joy before the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”

Berean Study Bible
In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents.”

Berean Literal Bible
Thus I say to you, there is joy before the angels of God over one sinner repenting."

King James Bible
Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth.

New King James Version
Likewise, I say to you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”

New American Standard Bible
In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”

NASB 1995
"In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents."

NASB 1977
“In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”

Amplified Bible
In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents [that is, changes his inner self—his old way of thinking, regrets past sins, lives his life in a way that proves repentance; and seeks God’s purpose for his life].”

Christian Standard Bible
I tell you, in the same way, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I tell you, in the same way, there is joy in the presence of God's angels over one sinner who repents."

American Standard Version
Even so, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth.

Contemporary English Version
Jesus said, "In the same way God's angels are happy when even one person turns to him."

Douay-Rheims Bible
So I say to you, there shall be joy before the angels of God upon one sinner doing penance.

English Revised Version
Even so, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth.

Good News Translation
In the same way, I tell you, the angels of God rejoice over one sinner who repents."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So I can guarantee that God's angels are happy about one person who turns to God and changes the way he thinks and acts."

International Standard Version
In the same way, I tell you that there is joy in the presence of God's angels over one sinner who repents."

Literal Standard Version
So I say to you, joy comes before the messengers of God over one sinner converting.”

NET Bible
In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of God's angels over one sinner who repents."

New Heart English Bible
Even so, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner repenting."

Weymouth New Testament
"I tell you that in the same way there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one repentant sinner."

World English Bible
Even so, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner repenting."

Young's Literal Translation
'So I say to you, joy doth come before the messengers of God over one sinner reforming.'

Additional Translations ...
Study Bible
The Parable of the Lost Coin
9And when she finds it, she calls together her friends and neighbors to say, ‘Rejoice with me, for I have found my lost coin.’ 10In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents.” 11Then Jesus said, “There was a man who had two sons.…

Cross References
Matthew 10:32
Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father in heaven.

Luke 12:8
I tell you, everyone who confesses Me before men, the Son of Man will also confess him before the angels of God.

Luke 12:9
But whoever denies Me before men will be denied before the angels of God.

Luke 15:7
In the same way, I tell you that there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous ones who do not need to repent.

Luke 15:9
And when she finds it, she calls together her friends and neighbors to say, 'Rejoice with me, for I have found my lost coin.'

Luke 15:11
Then Jesus said, "There was a man who had two sons.


Treasury of Scripture

Likewise, I say to you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repents.

there.

Luke 2:1-14
And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed…

Ezekiel 18:23,32
Have I any pleasure at all that the wicked should die? saith the Lord GOD: and not that he should return from his ways, and live? …

Ezekiel 33:11
Say unto them, As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked; but that the wicked turn from his way and live: turn ye, turn ye from your evil ways; for why will ye die, O house of Israel?

one.

Luke 7:47
Wherefore I say unto thee, Her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much: but to whom little is forgiven, the same loveth little.

Luke 13:5
I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.

2 Chronicles 33:13-19
And prayed unto him: and he was intreated of him, and heard his supplication, and brought him again to Jerusalem into his kingdom. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD he was God…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
In the same way,
οὕτως (houtōs)
Adverb
Strong's Greek 3779: Thus, so, in this manner. Or (referring to what precedes or follows).

I tell
λέγω (legō)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

you,
ὑμῖν (hymin)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

there is
γίνεται (ginetai)
Verb - Present Indicative Middle or Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1096: A prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be, i.e. to become, used with great latitude.

joy
χαρὰ (chara)
Noun - Nominative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 5479: Joy, gladness, a source of joy. From chairo; cheerfulness, i.e. Calm delight.

in the presence
ἐνώπιον (enōpion)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1799: Neuter of a compound of en and a derivative of optanomai; in the face of.

of God’s
Θεοῦ (Theou)
Noun - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2316: A deity, especially the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very.

angels
ἀγγέλων (angelōn)
Noun - Genitive Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 32: From aggello; a messenger; especially an 'angel'; by implication, a pastor.

over
ἐπὶ (epi)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1909: On, to, against, on the basis of, at.

one
ἑνὶ (heni)
Adjective - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 1520: One. (including the neuter Hen); a primary numeral; one.

sinner
ἁμαρτωλῷ (hamartōlō)
Adjective - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 268: Sinning, sinful, depraved, detestable. From hamartano; sinful, i.e. A sinner.

who repents.”
μετανοοῦντι (metanoounti)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3340: From meta and noieo; to think differently or afterwards, i.e. Reconsider.


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