Luke 18:1

English Standard Version

1 And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. (Lu 11:5; Lu 21:36; Ro 12:12; 2Co 4:1; 2Co 4:16; Eph 6:18; Col 4:2; 1Th 5:17; 2Th 3:13)

New International Version

1 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up.

New Int. Readers Version

1 Jesus told his disciples a story. He wanted to show them that they should always pray and not give up.

King James Version

1 And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;