Other Translations of Luke 15:32
King James Version
32 It was meet that we should make merry, and be glad: for this thy brother was dead, and is alive again; and was lost, and is found.
English Standard Version
32 It was fitting to celebrate and be glad, for this your brother was dead, and is alive; he was lost, and is found.'"
32 but this is a wonderful time, and we had to celebrate. This brother of yours was dead, and he's alive! He was lost, and he's found!'"
New King James Version
32 It was right that we should make merry and be glad, for your brother was dead and is alive again, and was lost and is found.' "
New Living Translation
32 We had to celebrate this happy day. For your brother was dead and has come back to life! He was lost, but now he is found!'"