New Living Translation
Jesus looked at them intently and said, "Humanly speaking, it is impossible. But with God everything is possible."
King James Bible
But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.
Darby Bible Translation
But Jesus, looking on them, said to them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.
World English Bible
Looking at them, Jesus said, "With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible."
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus having earnestly beheld, said to them, 'With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
19:26 Jesus looking upon them - To compose their hurried spirits. O what a speaking look was there! Said to them - With the utmost sweetness: With men this is impossible - It is observable, he does not retract what he had said: no, nor soften it in the least degree, but rather strengthens it, by representing the salvation of a rich man as the utmost effort of Omnipotence.
LibraryThe First Last, and the Last First
"But many that are first shall be last; and the last shall be first."--Matthew 19:30. "So the last shall be first, and the first last."--Matthew 20:16. WE MUST BE SAVED if we would serve the Lord. We cannot serve God in an unsaved condition. "They that are in the flesh cannot please God." It is vain for them to attempt service while they are still at enmity against God. The Lord wants not enemies to wait upon him, nor slaves to grace his throne. We must be saved first; and salvation is all of grace. …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891
A Treatise on Good Works
Journey to Jerusalem. Concerning Divorce.
Is anything too hard for the LORD? I will return about this time next year, and Sarah will have a son."
1 Samuel 14:6
"Let's go across to the outpost of those pagans," Jonathan said to his armor bearer. "Perhaps the LORD will help us, for nothing can hinder the LORD. He can win a battle whether he has many warriors or only a few!"
"I know that you can do anything, and no one can stop you.
"O Sovereign LORD! You made the heavens and earth by your strong hand and powerful arm. Nothing is too hard for you!
"I am the LORD, the God of all the peoples of the world. Is anything too hard for me?
"This is what the LORD of Heaven's Armies says: All this may seem impossible to you now, a small remnant of God's people. But is it impossible for me? says the LORD of Heaven's Armies.
The disciples were astounded. "Then who in the world can be saved?" they asked.
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