Luke 9:53

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

And they did not receive Him, because His face was as though He would go to Jerusalem.
New King James Version

But they did not receive Him, because His face was set for the journey to Jerusalem.
New American Standard Bible

And they did not receive Him, because He was journeying with His face (His face was proceeding) toward Jerusalem.
New International Version

But the people there did not welcome Him, because He was heading for Jerusalem.
The Amplified Bible

But [the people] would not welcome or receive or accept Him, because His face was [set as if He was] going to Jerusalem.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

And they did not afford Him a hospitable welcome because His face was toward Jerusalem as He journeyed along.
Phillips’ Modern English

But the people there refused to welcome Him because He was obviously intending to go to Jerusalem.
Williams’ Language of the People

But they would not receive Him, because He was facing in the direction (Greek, His face was going to) of Jerusalem.
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  1. A Picture of the Kingdom - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format )
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