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Matthew 25:5 ESV

5 As the bridegroom 1was delayed, they all became drowsy and slept.

References for Matthew 25:5

Study tools for Matthew 25:5

  • 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