28 For I say to you, among those born of women there is [a]not a (A)greater prophet than John the Baptist; but he who is least in the kingdom of God is greater than he.”

29 And when all the people heard Him, even the tax collectors [b]justified God, (B)having been baptized with the baptism of John. 30 But the Pharisees and [c]lawyers rejected (C)the will of God for themselves, not having been baptized by him.

31 [d]And the Lord said, (D)“To what then shall I liken the men of this generation, and what are they like?

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  1. Luke 7:28 NU none greater than John;
  2. Luke 7:29 declared the righteousness of
  3. Luke 7:30 the experts in the law
  4. Luke 7:31 NU, M omit And the Lord said