Luke 5:32

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
New King James Version

I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance.”
New American Standard Bible

“I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.”
New International Version

I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.”
The Amplified Bible

I have not come to arouse and invite and call the righteous, but the erring ones (those not free from sin) to repentance [to change their minds for the better and heartily to amend their ways, with abhorrence of their past sins].
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

I have not come to call righteous persons but sinners to repentance.
Phillips’ Modern English

I did not come with an invitation for the ‘righteous’ but for the ‘sinners’ – to change their ways.”
Williams’ Language of the People

It is not upright but sinful people that I have come to invite to repentance.”
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