Luke 8:18
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English Standard Version
Take care then how you hear, for to the one who has, more will be given, and from the one who has not, even what he thinks that he has will be taken away.”

King James Bible
Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whosoever hath, to him shall be given; and whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken even that which he seemeth to have.

American Standard Version
Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whosoever hath, to him shall be given; and whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that which he thinketh he hath.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Take heed therefore how you hear. For whosoever hath, to him shall be given: and whosoever hath not, that also which he thinketh he hath, shall be taken away from him.

English Revised Version
Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whosoever hath, to him shall be given; and whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that which he thinketh he hath.

Webster's Bible Translation
Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whoever hath, to him shall be given; and whoever hath not, from him shall be taken even that which he seemeth to have.

Weymouth New Testament
Be careful, therefore, how you hear; for whoever has anything, to him more shall be given, and whoever has nothing, even that which he thinks he has shall be taken away from him."

Luke 8:18 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

How ye hear (τῶς)

The manner of hearing. Mark has τί, what ye hear; the matter.

Seemeth (δοκεῖ)

Peculiar to Luke. Rev. renders "thinketh he hath," as James 1:26, on which see note. Wyc., guesseth; Tynd., supposeth.

Luke 8:18 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

heed.

Luke 9:44 Let these sayings sink down into your ears: for the Son of man shall be delivered into the hands of men.

Deuteronomy 32:46,47 And he said to them, Set your hearts to all the words which I testify among you this day...

Proverbs 2:2-5 So that you incline your ear to wisdom, and apply your heart to understanding...

Mark 4:23,24 If any man have ears to hear, let him hear...

Mark 13:14 But when you shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing where it ought not...

Acts 10:33 Immediately therefore I sent to you; and you have well done that you are come. Now therefore are we all here present before God...

Acts 17:11 These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind...

Hebrews 2:1 Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let them slip.

James 1:19-25 Why, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath...

1 Peter 2:1,2 Why laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings...

for.

Luke 19:26 For I say to you, That to every one which has shall be given; and from him that has not, even that he has shall be taken away from him.

Matthew 13:12 For whoever has, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whoever has not...

Matthew 25:29 For to every one that has shall be given, and he shall have abundance...

Mark 4:25 For he that has, to him shall be given: and he that has not, from him shall be taken even that which he has.

John 15:2 Every branch in me that bears not fruit he takes away: and every branch that bears fruit, he purges it...

from.

Luke 12:20,21 But God said to him, You fool, this night your soul shall be required of you: then whose shall those things be...

Luke 16:2-4,19-25 And he called him, and said to him, How is it that I hear this of you? give an account of your stewardship...

Matthew 7:22,23 Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in your name? and in your name have cast out devils...

1 Corinthians 13:1-3 Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal...

seemeth to have. or, thinketh that he hath.

Proverbs 14:12 There is a way which seems right to a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.

Romans 12:3 For I say, through the grace given to me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think...

1 Corinthians 3:18 Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seems to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.

1 Corinthians 8:2 And if any man think that he knows any thing, he knows nothing yet as he ought to know.

1 Corinthians 14:37 If any man think himself to be a prophet, or spiritual...

Philippians 3:4 Though I might also have confidence in the flesh. If any other man thinks that he has whereof he might trust in the flesh, I more:

James 1:26 If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridles not his tongue, but deceives his own heart, this man's religion is vain.

Cross References
Matthew 13:12
For to the one who has, more will be given, and he will have an abundance, but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.

Matthew 25:29
For to everyone who has will more be given, and he will have an abundance. But from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.

Mark 4:25
For to the one who has, more will be given, and from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away."

Luke 19:26
I tell you that to everyone who has, more will be given, but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.

1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If anyone among you thinks that he is wise in this age, let him become a fool that he may become wise.

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