Well then, you should have put my money on deposit with the bankers, so that when I returned I would have received it back with interest.
" 'Take the talent from him and give it to the one who has the ten talents.
For everyone who has will be given more, and he will have an abundance. Whoever does not have, even what he has will be taken from him.1
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And throw that worthless servant outside, into the darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.'2
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"When the Son of Man comes3 in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his throne4 in heavenly glory.
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All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate5 the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.6
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He will put the sheep on his right and the goats on his left.
"Then the King will say to those on his right, 'Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom7 prepared for you since the creation of the world.8
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For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,9
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I needed clothes and you clothed me,10 I was sick and you looked after me,11 I was in prison and you came to visit me.'12
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"Then the righteous will answer him, 'Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink?