Luke 10:29
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English Standard Version
But he, desiring to justify himself, said to Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?”

King James Bible
But he, willing to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour?

American Standard Version
But he, desiring to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbor?

Douay-Rheims Bible
But he willing to justify himself, said to Jesus: And who is my neighbour?

English Revised Version
But he, desiring to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour?

Webster's Bible Translation
But he, willing to justify himself, said to Jesus, And who is my neighbor?

Weymouth New Testament
But he, desiring to justify himself, said, "But what is meant by my 'fellow man'?"

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Vincent's Word Studies

Willing (θέλων)

Rev., desiring. See on Matthew 1:19. I think this is stronger than desiring; rather, determined.

Neighbor (πλησίον)

See on Matthew 5:43.

Luke 10:29 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

willing.

Luke 16:15 And he said to them, You are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knows your hearts...

Luke 18:9-11 And he spoke this parable to certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others...

Leviticus 19:34 But the stranger that dwells with you shall be to you as one born among you, and you shall love him as yourself...

Job 32:2 Then was kindled the wrath of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, of the kindred of Ram: against Job was his wrath kindled...

Romans 4:2 For if Abraham were justified by works, he has whereof to glory; but not before God.

Romans 10:3 For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness...

Galatians 3:11 But that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, it is evident: for, The just shall live by faith.

James 2:24 You see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.

And.

Luke 10:36 Which now of these three, think you, was neighbor to him that fell among the thieves?

Matthew 5:43,44 You have heard that it has been said, You shall love your neighbor, and hate your enemy...

Cross References
Mark 8:34
And calling the crowd to him with his disciples, he said to them, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.

Luke 16:15
And he said to them, "You are those who justify yourselves before men, but God knows your hearts. For what is exalted among men is an abomination in the sight of God.

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