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Luke 15:7 ESV

7 Just so, I tell you, there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who 1repents than over ninety-nine 2righteous persons who need no repentance.

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      • a 15:8 - Greek ten drachmas; a drachma was a Greek coin approximately equal in value to a Roman denarius, worth about a day's wage for a laborer
      • b 15:15 - Greek joined himself to
      • c 15:21 - Some manuscripts add treat me as one of your hired servants
      • d 15:22 - Greek bondservants