Luke 9:24

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: but whosoever will lose his life for My sake, the same shall save it.
New King James Version

“For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it.
New American Standard Bible

“For whoever wishes to save his life shall lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake, he is the one who will save it.
New International Version

For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for Me will save it.
The Amplified Bible

For whoever would preserve his life and save it will lose and destroy it, but whoever loses his life for My sake, he will preserve and save it [from the penalty of eternal death].
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

For whoever desires to save his soul-life, shall ruin it. But whoever will declare a sentence of death upon his soul-life for My sake, this one shall save it.
Phillips’ Modern English

For the man who wants to save his life will lose it, but the man who loses his life for My sake will save it.
Williams’ Language of the People

For whoever chooses to save his lower life will lose his higher life, but whoever gives up his lower life for My sake will save his higher life.
 
Lk. 9:23 π Lk. 9:25
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  5. God the Judge of All - Neil Girrard The New Testament clearly says that God is to be the Judge of all men – so why does the “church” teach exemption from judgment for their attendees? And just what are the standards by which we shall all be judged?

  6. Loving Truth; Lords of Darkness - Neil Girrard There may be no more important attitude than the love of truth for those who will be alive at the end of the age when Christ returns.

  7. Maturing in Christ: Advice to New - and Old - Believers - Neil Girrard The path to spiritual maturity is not just a walk up an aisle or even an overnight journey. There are many things we need to observe in our spiritual journey toward God to be certain we don’t get off the path that leads to life.

  8. The Meaning of Life - Neil Girrard The question of the meaning of one’s life has many far-reaching implications.

  9. Misusing Wealth; Lords of Darkness - Neil Girrard Man’s fallen nature gives him a virtually unshakable allegiance to social standards that are based, not on a divine perspective nor even on valuing honest work, but on the belief that real achievement consists in imitating and emulating the wealthy leisure class.

  10. A Picture of the Kingdom - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) When Jesus was transfigured on the mountain, He showed His glory to His disciples – and left us a detailed “snapshot” of what His kingdom would be like after His death and before His return.

  11. The Rulers of the Darkness of This Age; Lords of Darkness - Neil Girrard To see how Jesus dealt with these lords of darkness, we must turn to John’s account of Jesus’ encounter with some Jews who asked Him who He was.

  12. Why Now? - Neil Girrard Why is God revealing the differences between “church” and ekklesia now?
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