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Luke 18:15

Christ Blesses the Children

Matt. 19:13–15; Mark 10:13–16

15 iThen they also brought infants to Him that He might touch them; but when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

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Luke 18:15 — The New International Version (NIV)

15 People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — English Standard Version (ESV)

15 Now they were bringing even infants to him that he might touch them. And when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

15 And they brought unto him also infants, that he would touch them: but when his disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — New Living Translation (NLT)

15 One day some parents brought their little children to Jesus so he could touch and bless them. But when the disciples saw this, they scolded the parents for bothering him.

Luke 18:15 — New Century Version (NCV)

15 Some people brought even their babies to Jesus so he could touch them. When the followers saw this, they told them to stop.

Luke 18:15 — American Standard Version (ASV)

15 And they were bringing unto him also their babes, that he should touch them: but when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

15 And they brought to him also infants that he might touch them, but the disciples when they saw it rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

15 Some people brought infants to Jesus to have him hold them. When the disciples saw this, they told the people not to do that. 

Luke 18:15 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

15 Some people were even bringing infants to Him so He might touch them, but when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 People were bringing even infants to him that he might touch them; and when the disciples saw it, they sternly ordered them not to do it.

Luke 18:15 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

15 Now they were bringing even their babies to him so that he could touch them. But when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

Luke 18:15 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

15 People were also bringing babies to Jesus. They wanted him to touch them. When the disciples saw this, they told the people to stop.

Luke 18:15 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

15 And they were bringing even their babies to Him so that He would touch them, but when the disciples saw it, they began rebuking them.


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