Luke 6:34; Luke 15:27; Luke 16:25; Luke 23:41
"If you lend to those from whom you expect to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners in order to receive back the same amount.
"And he said to him, 'Your brother has come, and your father has killed the fattened calf because he has received him back safe and sound.'
"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.
"And we indeed are suffering justly, for we are receiving what we deserve for our deeds ; but this man has done nothing wrong."