Daily Manna https://www.biblica.com/resources/verse-of-the-day/?translation=nivuk Biblica 2020 Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.biblica.com/wp-content/plugins/biblica-online-bible/images/logo.png Daily Manna https://www.biblica.com/resources/verse-of-the-day/?translation=nivuk https://www.biblica.com/bible/?osis=nivuk:Luke+18%3A9-14 https://www.biblica.com/bible/?osis=nivuk:Luke+18%3A9-14 Luke 18:9-14 <html><body><p class="s1">The parable of the Pharisee and the tax collector</p><p class="p"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.9" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.9"></span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.9" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.9">To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: </span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.10" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.10"></span><span class="wj"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.10" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.10">&lsquo;Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.</span></span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.10" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.10"> </span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.11" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.11"></span><span class="wj"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.11" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.11">The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: &ldquo;God, I thank you that I am not like other people &ndash; robbers, evildoers, adulterers &ndash; or even like this tax collector.</span></span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.11" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.11"> </span><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.12" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.12"></span><span class="wj"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.12" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.12">I fast twice a week and give a tenth of all I get.&rdquo;</span></span></p><p class="p"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.13" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.13"></span><span class="wj"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.13" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.13">&lsquo;But the tax collector stood at a distance. He would not even look up to heaven, but beat his breast and said, &ldquo;God, have mercy on me, a sinner.&rdquo;</span></span></p><p class="p"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.14" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.14"></span><span class="wj"><span class="verse-span" data-verse-id="LUK.18.14" data-verse-org-ids="LUK.18.14">&lsquo;I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.&rsquo;</span></span></p></body></html> <p><a href="https://www.biblica.com/bible/?osis=nivuk:Luke+18%3A9-14">NIVUK</a> <a href="https://www.biblica.com/resources/verse-of-the-day/?date=2020-07-07&translation=nivuk#listen">Listen</a></p> Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0600

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