Parallel Bible results for Luke 16:15-25

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Luke 16:15-25

NIV 15 He said to them, "You are the ones who justify yourselves in the eyes of men, but God knows your hearts. What is highly valued among men is detestable in God's sight. NIV 15 He said to them, "You are the ones who justify yourselves in the eyes of men, but God knows your hearts. What is highly valued among men is detestable in God's sight. NIV 16 "The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John. Since that time, the good news of the kingdom of God is being preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it. NIV 16 "The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John. Since that time, the good news of the kingdom of God is being preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it. NIV 17 It is easier for heaven and earth to disappear than for the least stroke of a pen to drop out of the Law. NIV 17 It is easier for heaven and earth to disappear than for the least stroke of a pen to drop out of the Law. NIV 18 "Anyone who divorces his wife and marries another woman commits adultery, and the man who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. NIV 18 "Anyone who divorces his wife and marries another woman commits adultery, and the man who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. NIV 19 "There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day. NIV 19 "There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day. NIV 20 At his gate was laid a beggar named Lazarus, covered with sores NIV 20 At his gate was laid a beggar named Lazarus, covered with sores NIV 21 and longing to eat what fell from the rich man's table. Even the dogs came and licked his sores. NIV 21 and longing to eat what fell from the rich man's table. Even the dogs came and licked his sores. NIV 22 "The time came when the beggar died and the angels carried him to Abraham's side. The rich man also died and was buried. NIV 22 "The time came when the beggar died and the angels carried him to Abraham's side. The rich man also died and was buried. NIV 23 In hell, where he was in torment, he looked up and saw Abraham far away, with Lazarus by his side. NIV 23 In hell, where he was in torment, he looked up and saw Abraham far away, with Lazarus by his side. NIV 24 So he called to him, 'Father Abraham, have pity on me and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, because I am in agony in this fire.' NIV 24 So he called to him, 'Father Abraham, have pity on me and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, because I am in agony in this fire.' NIV 25 "But Abraham replied, 'Son, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, while Lazarus received bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in agony. NIV 25 "But Abraham replied, 'Son, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, while Lazarus received bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in agony.