Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Luke 19:40


He answered, 1  “I tell you, if they 2  keep silent, the very stones 3  will cry out!”


Ps 96:11; Ps 98:7-9; Ps 114:1-8; Isa 55:12; Hab 2:11; Mt 3:9; Mt 21:15,16; Mt 27:45,51-54; 2Pe 2:6

NET © Notes

tn Grk “and answering, he said.” This has been simplified in the translation to “He answered.” Here καί (kai) has not been translated because of differences between Greek and English style.

tn Grk “these.”

sn This statement amounts to a rebuke. The idiom of creation speaking means that even creation knows what is taking place, yet the Pharisees miss it. On this idiom, see Gen 4:10 and Hab 2:11.

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