NASB: Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart, (NASB ©1995)
GWT: Jesus used this illustration with his disciples to show them that they need to pray all the time and never give up. (GOD'S WORD®)
KJV: And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;
ASV: And he spake a parable unto them to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;
BBE: And he made a story for them, the point of which was that men were to go on making prayer and not get tired;
DBY: And he spoke also a parable to them to the purport that they should always pray and not faint,
WEY: He also taught them by a parable that they must always pray and never lose heart.
WBS: And he spoke a parable to them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;
WEB: He also spoke a parable to them that they must always pray, and not give up,
YLT: And he spake also a simile to them, that it behoveth [us] always to pray, and not to faint,
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