New International Version
Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.
King James Bible
And Jesus said unto him, This day is salvation come to this house, forsomuch as he also is a son of Abraham.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jesus said to him, To-day salvation is come to this house, inasmuch as he also is a son of Abraham;
World English Bible
Jesus said to him, "Today, salvation has come to this house, because he also is a son of Abraham.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus said unto him -- 'To-day salvation did come to this house, inasmuch as he also is a son of Abraham;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Jesus said unto him - Bishop Pearce observes: "Probably Luke wrote αυτους, not αυτον, said unto them, i.e. to those who had before called Zaccheus a sinner; (Luke 19:7); for Jesus here speaks of Zaccheus in the third person, he also is a son of Abraham, and therefore he was not then speaking to him." This conjecture of this respectable prelate is supported by the margin of the later Syriac, and by every copy of the Itala but two.
To this house - Τῳ οικῳ τουτῳ, To this very house or family. As if he had said: "If he be a sinner, he stands in the greater need of salvation, and the Son of man is come to seek and save what was lost, Luke 19:10; and therefore to save this lost soul is a part of my errand into the world." See the sentiment contained in this verse explained on Matthew 18:11 (note).
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unto him. Rather, as Elsner renders [pros autou,] concerning him; for our Lord speaks of him in the third person.
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Occupy till I come.--LUKE 19:13. The Son of man is as a man taking a far journey, who left his house, and gave authority to his servants, and to every man his work, and commanded the porter to watch.--Unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey. I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.--Wist ye not that I must be about my Father's business?--Leaving …
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Produce fruit in keeping with repentance. And do not begin to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you that out of these stones God can raise up children for Abraham.
Then should not this woman, a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan has kept bound for eighteen long years, be set free on the Sabbath day from what bound her?"
So he called to him, 'Father Abraham, have pity on me and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, because I am in agony in this fire.'
"'No, father Abraham,' he said, 'but if someone from the dead goes to them, they will repent.'
And he received circumcision as a sign, a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. So then, he is the father of all who believe but have not been circumcised, in order that righteousness might be credited to them.
Therefore, the promise comes by faith, so that it may be by grace and may be guaranteed to all Abraham's offspring--not only to those who are of the law but also to those who have the faith of Abraham. He is the father of us all.
Understand, then, that those who have faith are children of Abraham.
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