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Luke 7:23 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And blessed is he, whosoever shall find no occasion of stumbling in me.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And blessed is [he], whosoever shall not be offended in me.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Blessed is he who does not take offense at Me.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And blessed is [he], to whom I shall not be a stumbling block.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, happy, is he, whosoever shall not find occasion of stumbling in me!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and happy is he whoever may not be stumbled in me.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And blessed is he whosoever shall not be scandalized in me.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And blessed is he whosoeuer shall not be offended in me.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— and blessed is he whosoever is not offended in me.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— and blessed is he that is not stumbled in me.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 2532
{2532} Prime
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
blessed 3107
{3107} Prime
A prolonged form of the poetical μάκαρ [[makar]] (meaning the same); supremely blest; by extension fortunate, well off.
is 2076
{2076} Prime
Third person singular present indicative of G1510; he (she or it) is; also (with neuter plural) they are.
<5748> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 1612
[he], whosoever 3739
{3739} Prime
Probably a primary word (or perhaps a form of the article G3588); the relative (sometimes demonstrative) pronoun, who, which, what, that.
(1437) Complement
From G1487 and G0302; a conditional particle; in case that, provided, etc.; often used in connection with other particles to denote indefiniteness or uncertainty.
shall y4624
[4624] Standard
To 'scandalize'; from G4625; to entrap, that is, trip up (figuratively stumble [transitively] or entice to sin, apostasy or displeasure).
<0000> Grammar
The original word in the Greek or Hebrew is translated by more than one word in the English. The English translation is separated by one or more other words from the original.
not y3362
[3362] Standard
ἐὰν με
ean me
{eh-an' may}
That is, G1437 and G3361; if not, that is, unless.
(3361) Complement
A primary particle of qualified negation (whereas G3756 expresses an absolute denial); (adverbially) not, (conjugationally) lest; also (as interrogitive implying a negative answer [whereas G3756 expects an affirmative one]); whether.
be offended 4624
{4624} Prime
To 'scandalize'; from G4625; to entrap, that is, trip up (figuratively stumble [transitively] or entice to sin, apostasy or displeasure).
<5686> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Subjunctive (See G5792)
Count - 219
in 1722
{1722} Prime
A primary preposition denoting (fixed) position (in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality (medially or constructively), that is, a relation of rest (intermediate between G1519 and G1537); 'in', at, (up-) on, by, etc.
me. 1698
{1698} Prime
A prolonged form of G3427; to me.
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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Luke 2:34 And Simeon blessed them, and said unto Mary his mother, Behold, this [child] is set for the fall and rising again of many in Israel; and for a sign which shall be spoken against;
Isaiah 8:14-15 And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for a stone of stumbling and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem. ... And many among them shall stumble, and fall, and be broken, and be snared, and be taken.
Matthew 11:6 And blessed is [he], whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Matthew 13:57-58 And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house. ... And he did not many mighty works there because of their unbelief.
John 6:60-66 Many therefore of his disciples, when they had heard [this], said, This is an hard saying; who can hear it? ... From that [time] many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.
Romans 9:32-33 Wherefore? Because [they sought it] not by faith, but as it were by the works of the law. For they stumbled at that stumblingstone; ... As it is written, Behold, I lay in Sion a stumblingstone and rock of offence: and whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.
1 Corinthians 1:21-28 For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe. ... And base things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, [yea], and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are:
1 Corinthians 2:14 But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know [them], because they are spiritually discerned.
1 Peter 2:7-8 Unto you therefore which believe [he is] precious: but unto them which be disobedient, the stone which the builders disallowed, the same is made the head of the corner, ... And a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence, [even to them] which stumble at the word, being disobedient: whereunto also they were appointed.
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