Luke 7:49
New International Version
The other guests began to say among themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"

New Living Translation
The men at the table said among themselves, “Who is this man, that he goes around forgiving sins?”

English Standard Version
Then those who were at table with him began to say among themselves, “Who is this, who even forgives sins?”

Berean Study Bible
But those at the table began to say to themselves, “Who is this who even forgives sins?”

Berean Literal Bible
And those reclining began to say within themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"

King James Bible
And they that sat at meat with him began to say within themselves, Who is this that forgiveth sins also?

New King James Version
And those who sat at the table with Him began to say to themselves, “Who is this who even forgives sins?”

New American Standard Bible
And then those who were reclining at the table with Him began saying to themselves, “Who is this man who even forgives sins?”

NASB 1995
Those who were reclining at the table with Him began to say to themselves, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"

NASB 1977
And those who were reclining at the table with Him began to say to themselves, “Who is this man who even forgives sins?”

Amplified Bible
Those who were reclining at the table with Him began saying among themselves, “Who is this who even forgives sins?”

Christian Standard Bible
Those who were at the table with him began to say among themselves, “Who is this man who even forgives sins? ”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Those who were at the table with Him began to say among themselves, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"

American Standard Version
And they that sat at meat with him began to say within themselves, Who is this that even forgiveth sins?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But they who were reclining said in their souls, “Who is this that he even forgives sins?”

Contemporary English Version
Some other guests started saying to one another, "Who is this who dares to forgive sins?"

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they that sat at meat with him began to say within themselves: Who is this that forgiveth sins also?

English Revised Version
And they that sat at meat with him began to say within themselves, Who is this that even forgiveth sins?

Good News Translation
The others sitting at the table began to say to themselves, "Who is this, who even forgives sins?"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The other guests thought, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"

International Standard Version
Those who were at the table with them began to say among themselves, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"

Literal Standard Version
and those dining with Him began to say within themselves, “Who is this, who also forgives sins?”

NET Bible
But those who were at the table with him began to say among themselves, "Who is this, who even forgives sins?"

New Heart English Bible
And those who were reclining with him began to say to themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"

Weymouth New Testament
Then the other guests began to say to themselves, "Who can this man be who even forgives sins?"

World English Bible
Those who sat at the table with him began to say to themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"

Young's Literal Translation
and those reclining with him (at meat) began to say within themselves, 'Who is this, who also doth forgive sins?'

Additional Translations ...
Context
A Sinful Woman Anoints Jesus
48Then Jesus said to her, “Your sins are forgiven.” 49But those at the table began to say to themselves, “Who is this who even forgives sins?” 50And Jesus told the woman, “Your faith has saved you; go in peace.”…

Cross References
Matthew 9:10
Later, as Jesus was dining at Matthew's house, many tax collectors and sinners came and ate with Him and His disciples.

Luke 5:21
But the scribes and Pharisees began thinking to themselves, "Who is this man who speaks blasphemy? Who can forgive sins but God alone?"


Treasury of Scripture

And they that sat at meat with him began to say within themselves, Who is this that forgives sins also?

Who.

Luke 5:20,21
And when he saw their faith, he said unto him, Man, thy sins are forgiven thee…

Matthew 9:3
And, behold, certain of the scribes said within themselves, This man blasphemeth.

Mark 2:7
Why doth this man thus speak blasphemies? who can forgive sins but God only?









(49) Who is this that forgiveth sins also?--Better, Who is this that even forgiveth sins? The thought that underlay the question, though apparently the questioners were different, was the same as that which had found utterance when like words were spoken in the synagogue at Capernaum. (See Luke 5:21; Mark 2:6; and Notes on Matthew 9:3.)



Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
But
Καὶ (Kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

those
οἱ (hoi)
Article - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

at the table
συνανακείμενοι (synanakeimenoi)
Verb - Present Participle Middle or Passive - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4873: To recline at table with. From sun and anakeimai; to recline in company with.

began
ἤρξαντο (ērxanto)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 756: To begin. Middle voice of archo; to commence.

to say
λέγειν (legein)
Verb - Present Infinitive Active
Strong's 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

to
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

themselves,
ἑαυτοῖς (heautois)
Reflexive Pronoun - Dative Masculine 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 1438: Himself, herself, itself.

“Who
Τίς (Tis)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 5101: Who, which, what, why. Probably emphatic of tis; an interrogative pronoun, who, which or what.

is
ἐστιν (estin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1510: I am, exist. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist.

this
οὗτός (houtos)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3778: This; he, she, it.

who
ὃς (hos)
Personal / Relative Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3739: Who, which, what, that.

even
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

forgives
ἀφίησιν (aphiēsin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 863: From apo and hiemi; to send forth, in various applications.

sins?”
ἁμαρτίας (hamartias)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Plural
Strong's 266: From hamartano; a sin.


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