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Matthew 25:24 ESV

24 He also who had received the one talent came forward, saying, 'Master, I knew you to be 1a hard man, reaping 2where you did not sow, and gathering where you scattered no seed,

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Study tools for Matthew 25:24

  • a 25:1 - Or torches
  • b 25:1 - Some manuscripts add and the bride
  • c 25:14 - Greek bondservants; also verse 19
  • d 25:15 - A talent was a monetary unit worth about twenty years' wages for a laborer
  • e 25:21 - Greek bondservant; also verses 23, 26, 30
  • f 25:40 - Or brothers and sisters