And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receives sinners, and eats with them.
Treasury of Scripture
Luke 15:29,30 And he answering said to his father, See, these many years do I serve you, neither transgressed I at any time your commandment...
Luke 5:30 But their scribes and Pharisees murmured against his disciples, saying, Why do you eat and drink with publicans and sinners?
Luke 7:34,39 The Son of man is come eating and drinking; and you say, Behold a gluttonous man, and a drunkard, a friend of publicans and sinners!...
Luke 19:7 And when they saw it, they all murmured, saying, That he was gone to be guest with a man that is a sinner.
Matthew 9:11 And when the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, Why eats your Master with publicans and sinners?
Acts 11:3 Saying, You went in to men uncircumcised, and did eat with them.
1 Corinthians 5:9-11 I wrote to you in an letter not to company with fornicators...
Galatians 2:12 For before that certain came from James, he did eat with the Gentiles: but when they were come, he withdrew and separated himself...
ContextThe Parable of the Lost Sheep
1Then drew near to him all the publicans and sinners for to hear him. 2And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receives sinners, and eats with them. 3And he spoke this parable to them, saying, 4What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, does not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it? 5And when he has found it, he lays it on his shoulders, rejoicing. 6And when he comes home, he calls together his friends and neighbors, saying to them, Rejoice with me; for I have found my sheep which was lost. 7I say to you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repents, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And both the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.
And the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying: This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.
Darby Bible Translation
and the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, saying, This man receives sinners and eats with them.
King James Bible
And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.
Young's Literal Translation
and the Pharisees and the scribes were murmuring, saying -- This one doth receive sinners, and doth eat with them.'