Luke 6:42
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English Standard Version
How can you say to your brother, ‘Brother, let me take out the speck that is in your eye,’ when you yourself do not see the log that is in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the log out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to take out the speck that is in your brother’s eye.

King James Bible
Either how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, let me pull out the mote that is in thine eye, when thou thyself beholdest not the beam that is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine own eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to pull out the mote that is in thy brother's eye.

American Standard Version
Or how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, let me cast out the mote that is in thine eye, when thou thyself beholdest not the beam that is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine own eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote that is in thy brother's eye.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Or how canst thou say to thy brother: Brother, let me pull the mote out of thy eye, when thou thyself seest not the beam in thy own eye? Hypocrite, cast first the beam out of thy own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to take out the mote from thy brother's eye.

English Revised Version
Or how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, let me cast out the mote that is in thine eye, when thou thyself beholdest not the beam that is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine own eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote that is in thy brother's eye.

Webster's Bible Translation
Either how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, let me pull out the mote that is in thy eye, when thou thyself beholdest not the beam that is in thy own eye? Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thy own eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to pull out the mote that is in thy brother's eye.

Weymouth New Testament
How can you say to your brother, 'Brother, let me take that splinter out of your eye,' when all the while you yourself do not see the beam in your own eye? Vain pretender! take the beam out of your own eye first, and then you will see clearly to take the splinter out of your brother's eye.

Luke 6:42 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Brother

"Expressing the pretence of fraternal duty. To this is opposed 'Thou hypocrite!'" (Bengel).

Let me east out (ἄφες ἐκβάλω)

with a studied courtesy: allow me to east out.

See clearly to cast out

See on Matthew 7:5.

Luke 6:42 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

hypocrite.

Luke 13:15 The Lord then answered him, and said, You hypocrite, does not each one of you on the sabbath loose his ox or his donkey from the stall...

Matthew 23:13-15 But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for you neither go in yourselves...

Acts 8:21 You have neither part nor lot in this matter: for your heart is not right in the sight of God.

Acts 13:10 And said, O full of all subtlety and all mischief, you child of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness...

cast.

Luke 22:32 But I have prayed for you, that your faith fail not: and when you are converted, strengthen your brothers.

Psalm 50:16-21 But to the wicked God said, What have you to do to declare my statutes, or that you should take my covenant in your mouth...

Psalm 51:9-13 Hide your face from my sins, and blot out all my iniquities...

Proverbs 18:17 He that is first in his own cause seems just; but his neighbor comes and searches him.

Matthew 26:75 And Peter remembered the word of Jesus, which said to him, Before the cock crow, you shall deny me thrice. And he went out...

Acts 2:38 Then Peter said to them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins...

Acts 9:9-20 And he was three days without sight, and neither did eat nor drink...

Romans 2:1,21 Therefore you are inexcusable, O man, whoever you are that judge: for wherein you judge another, you condemn yourself...

*etc:

2 Corinthians 5:18 And all things are of God, who has reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ, and has given to us the ministry of reconciliation;

1 Thessalonians 2:10-12 You are witnesses, and God also, how piously and justly and blamelessly we behaved ourselves among you that believe...

Philemon 1:10,11 I beseech you for my son Onesimus, whom I have begotten in my bonds...

see.

Matthew 6:22,23 The light of the body is the eye: if therefore your eye be single, your whole body shall be full of light...

2 Timothy 2:21 If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel to honor, sanctified, and meet for the master's use...

2 Peter 1:9 But he that lacks these things is blind, and cannot see afar off, and has forgotten that he was purged from his old sins.

Revelation 3:17,18 Because you say, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and know not that you are wretched, and miserable...

Cross References
Matthew 7:3
Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?

Matthew 7:4
Or how can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when there is the log in your own eye?

Luke 6:41
Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?

Luke 6:43
"For no good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good fruit,

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