New International Version
As he taught, Jesus said, "Watch out for the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and be greeted with respect in the marketplaces,
King James Bible
And he said unto them in his doctrine, Beware of the scribes, which love to go in long clothing, and love salutations in the marketplaces,
Darby Bible Translation
And he said to them in his doctrine, Beware of the scribes, who like to walk about in long robes, and salutations in the marketplaces,
World English Bible
In his teaching he said to them, "Beware of the scribes, who like to walk in long robes, and to get greetings in the marketplaces,
Young's Literal Translation
and he was saying to them in his teaching, 'Beware of the scribes, who will in long robes to walk, and love salutations in the market-places,
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Beware of the scribes - See on Matthew 23:1 (note), etc.
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Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples:
they love to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces and to be called 'Rabbi' by others.
and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets.
"Woe to you Pharisees, because you love the most important seats in the synagogues and respectful greetings in the marketplaces.
While all the people were listening, Jesus said to his disciples,
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