New International Version
What I am saying is that as long as an heir is underage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate.
King James Bible
Now I say, That the heir, as long as he is a child, differeth nothing from a servant, though he be lord of all;
Darby Bible Translation
Now I say, As long as the heir is a child, he differs nothing from a bondman, though he be lord of all;
World English Bible
But I say that so long as the heir is a child, he is no different from a bondservant, though he is lord of all;
Young's Literal Translation
And I say, so long time as the heir is a babe, he differeth nothing from a servant -- being lord of all,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The heir, as long as He is a child - Though he be appointed by his father's will heir of all his possessions yet till he arrive at the legal age he is master of nothing, and does not differ from one of the common domestics.
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If you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.
The heir is subject to guardians and trustees until the time set by his father.
1 John 5:10
Whoever believes in the Son of God accepts this testimony. Whoever does not believe God has made him out to be a liar, because they have not believed the testimony God has given about his Son.
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