Now He was also saying to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and this manager was reported to him as squandering his possessions.
~elegen V-IAI-3S de; CONJ kai; CONJ pro;? PREP tou;? T-APM maqhtav?, N-APM ~anqrwpov? N-NSM ti? I-NSM h\n V-IXI-3S plouvsio? A-NSM oJ;? R-NSM ei\cen V-IAI-3S oijkonovmon, kai; CONJ ouJ'to? D-NSM dieblhvqh aujtw'/ P-DSM wJ? ADV diaskorpivzwn ta; T-APN uJpavrconta V-PAP-APN aujtou'. P-GSM
"And he called him and said to him, 'What is this I hear about you? Give an accounting of your management, for you can no longer be manager.'
kai; CONJ fwnhvsa? aujto;n P-ASM ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujtw'/, P-DSM Tiv I-ASN tou'to D-ASN ajkouvw V-PAI-1S peri; PREP sou'; P-2GS ajpovdo? V-2AAM-2S to;n T-ASM lovgon N-ASM th'? T-GSF oijkonomiva? sou, P-2GS ouj PRT ga;r CONJ duvnh/ V-PNI-2S e~ti ADV oijkonomei'n.
"The manager said to himself, 'What shall I do, since my master is taking the management away from me? I am not strong enough to dig; I am ashamed to beg.
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S de; CONJ ejn PREP eJautw'/ F-3DSM oJ T-NSM oijkonovmo?, Tiv I-ASN poihvsw, V-AAS-1S o&ti CONJ oJ T-NSM kuvriov? N-NSM mou P-1GS ajfairei'tai th;n T-ASF oijkonomivan ajpj PREP ejmou'; P-1GS skavptein oujk PRT ijscuvw, ejpaitei'n aijscuvnomai.
'I know what I shall do, so that when I am removed from the management people will welcome me into their homes.'
e~gnwn V-2AAI-1S tiv I-ASN poihvsw, V-AAS-1S i&na CONJ o&tan CONJ metastaqw' ejk PREP th'? T-GSF oijkonomiva? devxwntaiv V-PNS-3P me P-1AS eij? PREP tou;? T-APM oi~kou? aujtw'n. P-GPM
"And he summoned each one of his master's debtors, and he began saying to the first, 'How much do you owe my master?'
kai; CONJ proskalesavmeno? V-ADP-NSM e&na N-ASM e&kaston A-NSN tw'n T-GPM creofeiletw'n tou' T-GSM kurivou N-GSM eJautou' F-3GSM e~legen V-IAI-3S tw'/ T-DSM prwvtw/, A-DSN Povson Q-NSN ojfeivlei? V-PAI-2S tw'/ T-DSM kurivw/ N-DSM mou; P-1GS
"And he said, 'A hundred measures of oil.' And he said to him, 'Take your bill, and sit down quickly and write fifty.'
oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S JEkato;n N-NUI bavtou? ejlaivou. N-GSN oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujtw'/, P-DSM Devxai sou P-2GS ta; T-APN gravmmata kai; CONJ kaqivsa? V-AAP-NSM tacevw? gravyon penthvkonta. N-NUI
"Then he said to another, 'And how much do you owe?' And he said, 'A hundred measures of wheat.' He said to him, 'Take your bill, and write eighty.'
e~peita eJtevrw/ A-DSN ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S Su; P-2NS de; CONJ povson Q-NSN ojfeivlei?; V-PAI-2S oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S JEkato;n N-NUI kovrou? sivtou. N-GSM levgei V-PAI-3S aujtw'/, P-DSM Devxai sou P-2GS ta; T-APN gravmmata kai; CONJ gravyon ojgdohvkonta. N-NUI
"And his master praised the unrighteous manager because he had acted shrewdly; for the sons of this age are more shrewd in relation to their own kind than the sons of light.
kai; CONJ ejphv/nesen oJ T-NSM kuvrio? N-NSM to;n T-ASM oijkonovmon th'? T-GSF ajdikiva? o&ti CONJ fronivmw? ejpoivhsen: V-AAI-3S o&ti CONJ oiJ T-NPM uiJoi; N-NPM tou' T-GSM aijw'no? N-GSM touvtou D-GSN fronimwvteroi uJpe;r PREP tou;? T-APM uiJou;? N-APM tou' T-GSM fwto;? eij? PREP th;n T-ASF genea;n N-ASF th;n T-ASF eJautw'n F-3GPM eijsin. V-PXI-3P
"And I say to you, make friends for yourselves by means of the wealth of unrighteousness, so that when it fails, they will receive you into the eternal dwellings.
Kai; CONJ ejgw; P-1NS uJmi'n P-2DP levgw, V-PAI-1S eJautoi'? F-3DPM poihvsate V-AAM-2P fivlou? A-APM ejk PREP tou' T-GSM mamwna' N-DSN th'? T-GSF ajdikiva?, i&na CONJ o&tan CONJ ejklivph/ devxwntai V-PNS-3P uJma'? P-2AP eij? PREP ta;? T-APF aijwnivou? skhnav?. N-APF
"He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much.
oJ T-NSM pisto;? A-NSM ejn PREP ejlacivstw/ kai; CONJ ejn PREP pollw'/ A-DSN pistov? A-NSM ejstin, V-PXI-3S kai; CONJ oJ T-NSM ejn PREP ejlacivstw/ a~diko? kai; CONJ ejn PREP pollw'/ A-DSN a~dikov? ejstin. V-PXI-3S
"Therefore if you have not been faithful in the use of unrighteous wealth, who will entrust the true riches to you?
eij COND ou\n CONJ ejn PREP tw'/ T-DSM ajdivkw/ V-PAI-1S mamwna'/ N-DSN pistoi; oujk PRT ejgevnesqe, to; T-ASN ajlhqino;n tiv? I-NSM uJmi'n P-2DP pisteuvsei;
"And if you have not been faithful in the use of that which is another's, who will give you that which is your own?
kai; CONJ eij COND ejn PREP tw'/ T-DSM ajllotrivw/ pistoi; oujk PRT ejgevnesqe, to; T-ASN uJmevteron tiv? I-NSM uJmi'n P-2DP dwvsei; V-FAI-3S
"No servant can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or else he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot * serve God and wealth."
Oujdei;? A-NSF oijkevth? duvnatai V-PNI-3S dusi; kurivoi? N-DPM douleuvein: V-PAN h^ T-NSF ga;r CONJ to;n T-ASM e&na N-ASM mishvsei V-FAI-3S kai; CONJ to;n T-ASM e&teron A-ASM ajgaphvsei, V-FAI-3S h^ T-NSF eJno;? N-GSN ajnqevxetai kai; CONJ tou' T-GSM eJtevrou A-GSM katafronhvsei. V-FAI-3S ouj PRT duvnasqe V-PNI-2P qew'/ N-DSM douleuvein V-PAN kai; CONJ mamwna'/. N-DSN
Now the Pharisees, who were lovers of money, were listening to all these things and were scoffing at Him.
~hkouon V-IAI-3P de; CONJ tau'ta D-APN pavnta A-APN oiJ T-NPM Farisai'oi N-NPM filavrguroi uJpavrconte?, V-PAP-NPM kai; CONJ ejxemukthvrizon aujtovn. P-ASM
And He said to them, "You are those who justify yourselves in the sight of men, but God knows your hearts; for that which is highly esteemed among men is detestable in the sight of God.
kai; CONJ ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujtoi'?, P-DPM JUmei'? P-2NP ejste V-PXI-2P oiJ T-NPM dikaiou'nte? eJautou;? F-3APM ejnwvpion ADV tw'n T-GPM ajnqrwvpwn, N-GPM oJ T-NSM de; CONJ qeo;? N-NSM ginwvskei V-PAI-3S ta;? T-APF kardiva? N-APF uJmw'n: P-2GP o&ti CONJ to; T-ASN ejn PREP ajnqrwvpoi? N-DPM uJyhlo;n A-ASN bdevlugma N-ASN ejnwvpion ADV tou' T-GSM qeou'. N-GSM
"The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John; since that time the gospel of the kingdom of God has been preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.
JO T-NSM novmo? N-NSM kai; CONJ oiJ T-NPM profh'tai N-NPM mevcri ADV #Iwavnnou: N-GSM ajpo; PREP tovte ADV hJ T-NSF basileiva N-NSF tou' T-GSM qeou' N-GSM eujaggelivzetai kai; CONJ pa'? A-NSM eij? PREP aujth;n P-ASF biavzetai. V-PPI-3S
"But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away than for one stroke of a letter of the Law to fail.
Eujkopwvteron A-NSN dev CONJ ejstin V-PXI-3S to;n T-ASM oujrano;n N-ASM kai; CONJ th;n T-ASF gh'n N-ASF parelqei'n V-2AAN h^ T-NSF tou' T-GSM novmou N-GSM mivan N-ASF keraivan pesei'n.
"Everyone who divorces his wife and marries another commits adultery, and he who marries one who is divorced from a husband commits adultery.
Pa'? A-NSM oJ T-NSM ajpoluvwn V-PAP-NSM th;n T-ASF gunai'ka N-ASF aujtou' P-GSM kai; CONJ gamw'n eJtevran A-ASF moiceuvei, kai; CONJ oJ T-NSM ajpolelumevnhn V-RPP-ASF ajpo; PREP ajndro;? N-GSM gamw'n moiceuvei.
"Now there was a rich man, and he habitually dressed in purple and fine linen, joyously living in splendor every day.
~anqrwpo? N-NSM dev CONJ ti? I-NSM h\n V-IXI-3S plouvsio?, A-NSM kai; CONJ ejnediduvsketo porfuvran N-ASF kai; CONJ buvsson eujfrainovmeno? kaqj PREP hJmevran N-ASF lamprw'?.
"And a poor man named Lazarus was laid at his gate, covered with sores,
ptwco;? dev CONJ ti? I-NSM ojnovmati N-DSN Lavzaro? ejbevblhto pro;? PREP to;n T-ASM pulw'na N-ASM aujtou' P-GSM eiJlkwmevno?
and longing to be fed with the crumbs which were falling from the rich man's table; besides, even the dogs were coming and licking his sores.
kai; CONJ ejpiqumw'n cortasqh'nai V-APN ajpo; PREP tw'n T-GPM piptovntwn V-PAP-GPN ajpo; PREP th'? T-GSF trapevzh? N-GSF tou' T-GSM plousivou: ajlla; CONJ kai; CONJ oiJ T-NPM kuvne? ejrcovmenoi V-PNP-NPM ejpevleicon ta; T-APN e&lkh aujtou'. P-GSM
"Now the poor man died and was carried away by the angels to Abraham's bosom; and the rich man also died and was buried.
ejgevneto V-2ADI-3S de; CONJ ajpoqanei'n V-2AAN to;n T-ASM ptwco;n kai; CONJ ajpenecqh'nai aujto;n P-ASM uJpo; PREP tw'n T-GPM ajggevlwn N-GPM eij? PREP to;n T-ASM kovlpon N-ASM #Abraavm: N-PRI ajpevqanen V-2AAI-3S de; CONJ kai; CONJ oJ T-NSM plouvsio? A-NSM kai; CONJ ejtavfh.
"In Hades he lifted up his eyes, being in torment, and saw Abraham far away * and Lazarus in his bosom.
kai; CONJ ejn PREP tw'/ T-DSM a&/dh/ ejpavra? V-AAP-NSM tou;? T-APM ojfqalmou;? N-APM aujtou', P-GSM uJpavrcwn V-PAP-NSM ejn PREP basavnoi?, N-DPF oJra'/ V-PAM-2S #Abraa;m N-PRI ajpo; PREP makrovqen ADV kai; CONJ Lavzaron ejn PREP toi'? T-DPM kovlpoi? aujtou'. P-GSM
"And he cried out and said, 'Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus so that he may dip the tip of his finger in water and cool off my tongue, for I am in agony in this flame.'
kai; CONJ aujto;? P-NSM fwnhvsa? ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S Pavter N-VSM #Abraavm, N-PRI ejlevhsovn V-AAM-2S me P-1AS kai; CONJ pevmyon V-AAM-2S Lavzaron i&na CONJ bavyh/ to; T-ASN a~kron tou' T-GSM daktuvlou aujtou' P-GSM u&dato? N-GSN kai; CONJ katayuvxh/ th;n T-ASF glw'ssavn mou, P-1GS o&ti CONJ ojdunw'mai ejn PREP th'/ T-DSF flogi; tauvth/. D-DSF
"But Abraham said, 'Child, remember that during your life you received your good things, and likewise Lazarus bad things; but now he is being comforted here, and you are in agony.
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S de; CONJ #Abraavm, N-PRI Tevknon, N-VSN mnhvsqhti o&ti CONJ ajpevlabe? ta; T-APN ajgaqav A-APN sou P-2GS ejn PREP th'/ T-DSF zwh'/ sou, P-2GS kai; CONJ Lavzaro? oJmoivw? ADV ta; T-APN kakav: nu'n ADV de; CONJ wJ'de ADV parakalei'tai su; P-2NS de; CONJ ojduna'sai.
'And besides all this, between us and you there is a great chasm fixed, so that those who wish to come over from here to you will not be able, and that none may cross over from there to us.'
kai; CONJ ejn PREP pa'si touvtoi? metaxu; hJmw'n P-1GP kai; CONJ uJmw'n P-2GP cavsma mevga A-NSN ejsthvriktai, o&pw? ADV oiJ T-NPM qevlonte? V-PAP-NPM diabh'nai e~nqen ADV pro;? PREP uJma'? P-2AP mh; PRT duvnwntai, mhde; CONJ ejkei'qen ADV pro;? PREP hJma'? P-1AP diaperw'sin.
"And he said, 'Then I beg you, father, that you send him to my father's house -
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S dev, CONJ #Erwtw' se P-2AS ou\n, CONJ pavter, N-VSM i&na CONJ pevmyh/? aujto;n P-ASM eij? PREP to;n T-ASM oi\kon N-ASM tou' T-GSM patrov? N-GSM mou, P-1GS
for I have five brothers -in order that he may warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.'
e~cw V-PAI-1S ga;r CONJ pevnte N-NUI ajdelfouv?, N-APM o&pw? ADV diamartuvrhtai aujtoi'?, P-DPM i&na CONJ mh; PRT kai; CONJ aujtoi; P-NPM e~lqwsin eij? PREP to;n T-ASM tovpon N-ASM tou'ton D-ASM th'? T-GSF basavnou.
"But Abraham said, 'They have Moses and the Prophets; let them hear them.'
levgei V-PAI-3S de; CONJ #Abraavm, N-PRI ~ecousi Mwu>seva kai; CONJ tou;? T-APM profhvta?: N-APM ajkousavtwsan aujtw'n. P-GPM
"But he said, 'No, father Abraham, but if someone goes to them from the dead, they will repent!'
oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S Oujciv, PRT pavter N-VSM #Abraavm, N-PRI ajll# CONJ ejavn COND ti? I-NSM ajpo; PREP nekrw'n A-GPM poreuqh'/ pro;? PREP aujtou;? P-APM metanohvsousin.
"But he said to him, 'If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be persuaded even if someone rises from the dead.' "
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S de; CONJ aujtw'/, P-DSM Eij V-PXI-2S Mwu>sevw? N-GSM kai; CONJ tw'n T-GPM profhtw'n N-GPM oujk PRT ajkouvousin, V-PAI-3P oujdj ADV ejavn COND ti? I-NSM ejk PREP nekrw'n A-GPM ajnasth'/ V-2AAS-3S peisqhvsontai.
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