New Living Translation
In the same way, there is joy in the presence of God's angels when even one sinner repents."
King James Bible
Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth.
Darby Bible Translation
Thus, I say unto you, there is joy before the angels of God for one repenting 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.'
Luke 15:10 Parallel
CommentaryLuke 15:10 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe Prodigal and his Brother.
Preached February 21, 1853. THE PRODIGAL AND HIS BROTHER. "And he said unto him, Son, thou art ever with me, and all that I have is thine. It was meet that we should make merry, and be glad: for this thy brother was dead, and is alive again; was lost, and is found."--Luke xv. 31, 32. There are two classes of sins. There are some sins by which man crushes, wounds, malevolently injures his brother man: those sins which speak of a bad, tyrannical, and selfish heart. Christ met those with denunciation. …
Frederick W. Robertson—Sermons Preached at Brighton
Number one Thousand; Or, "Bread Enough and to Spare"
The Lost Silver Piece
The Turning Point
"Everyone who acknowledges me publicly here on earth, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven.
"I tell you the truth, everyone who acknowledges me publicly here on earth, the Son of Man will also acknowledge in the presence of God's angels.
But anyone who denies me here on earth will be denied before God's angels.
In the same way, there is more joy in heaven over one lost sinner who repents and returns to God than over ninety-nine others who are righteous and haven't strayed away!
And when she finds it, she will call in her friends and neighbors and say, 'Rejoice with me because I have found my lost coin.'
To illustrate the point further, Jesus told them this story: "A man had two sons.
Jump to PreviousAngels Joy Likewise Messengers Presence Rejoicing Repentant Repenteth Repenting Repents Sinner Turned Way Wrongdoing
Jump to NextAngels Joy Likewise Messengers Presence Rejoicing Repentant Repenteth Repenting Repents Sinner Turned Way Wrongdoing
LinksLuke 15:10 NIV
Luke 15:10 NLT
Luke 15:10 ESV
Luke 15:10 NASB
Luke 15:10 KJV
Luke 15:10 Bible Apps
Luke 15:10 Biblia Paralela
Luke 15:10 Chinese Bible
Luke 15:10 French Bible
Luke 15:10 German Bible
Luke 15:10 Commentaries