19:11 While the people were listening to these things, Jesus 1 proceeded to tell a parable, because he was near to Jerusalem, 2 and because they thought 3 that the kingdom of God 4 was going to 5 appear immediately.
19:38 “Blessed is the king 6 who comes in the name of the Lord! 7 Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!”
1 tn Grk “he”; the referent (Jesus) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
3 tn The present active infinitive δοκεῖν (dokein) has been translated as causal.
5 tn Or perhaps, “the kingdom of God must appear immediately (see L&N 71.36).
6 sn Luke adds the title king to the citation from Ps 118:26 to make clear who was meant (see Luke 18:38). The psalm was used in looking for the deliverance of the end, thus leading to the Pharisees’ reaction.