Luke 8:20
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New International Version
Someone told him, "Your mother and brothers are standing outside, wanting to see you."

King James Bible
And it was told him by certain which said, Thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to see thee.

Darby Bible Translation
And it was told him [saying], Thy mother and thy brethren stand without, wishing to see thee.

World English Bible
It was told him by some saying, "Your mother and your brothers stand outside, desiring to see you."

Young's Literal Translation
and it was told him, saying, 'Thy mother and thy brethren do stand without, wishing to see thee;'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

His mother and brethren - See the notes on Matthew 12:46, etc., and on Mark 3:31 (note), etc.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

thy brethren.

Matthew 13:55,56 Is not this the carpenter's son? is not his mother called Mary? and his brothers, James, and Joses, and Simon, and Judas...

Mark 6:3 Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Juda, and Simon?...

John 7:3-6 His brothers therefore said to him, Depart hence, and go into Judaea, that your disciples also may see the works that you do...

Acts 1:14 These all continued with one accord in prayer and supplication, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.

1 Corinthians 9:5 Have we not power to lead about a sister, a wife, as well as other apostles, and as the brothers of the Lord, and Cephas?

Galatians 1:19 But other of the apostles saw I none, save James the Lord's brother.

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June 28 Evening
The Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits.--I TIM. 4:1. Take heed therefore how ye hear.--Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom.--Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked. Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. How sweet are thy words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth! Through thy
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

Christ to Jairus
'When Jesus heard it, He answered, saying, Fear not: believe only, and she shall be made whole.' --LUKE viii. 60. The calm leisureliness of conscious power shines out very brilliantly from this story of the raising of Jairus's daughter. The father had come to Jesus, in an agony of impatience, and besought Him to heal his child, who lay 'at the point of death.' Not a moment was to be lost. Our Lord sets out with him, but on the road pauses to attend to another sufferer, the woman who laid her wasted
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture

There are Some Things of this Sort Even of Our Saviour in the Gospel...
27. There are some things of this sort even of our Saviour in the Gospel, because the Lord of the Prophets deigned to be Himself also a Prophet. Such are those where, concerning the woman which had an issue of blood, He said, "Who touched Me?" [2431] and of Lazarus. "Where have ye laid him?" [2432] He asked, namely, as if not knowing that which in any wise He knew. And He did on this account feign that He knew not, that He might signify somewhat else by that His seeming ignorance: and since this
St. Augustine—Against Lying

The Right to what I Consider a Normal Standard of Living
"Have we no right to eat and to drink?"--I Corinthians 9:4 The white-haired mission secretary looked at me quizzically. "Well," he said, "it's all in your point of view. We find that these days in the tropics people may look upon the missionary's American refrigerator as a normal and necessary thing; but the cheap print curtains hanging at his windows may be to them unjustifiable extravagance!" * * * * * My mind goes back to a simple missionary home in China, with a cheap
Mabel Williamson—Have We No Rights?

Cross References
Luke 8:19
Now Jesus' mother and brothers came to see him, but they were not able to get near him because of the crowd.

Luke 8:21
He replied, "My mother and brothers are those who hear God's word and put it into practice."

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