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Luke 16:19-31

NIRV 19 "Once there was a rich man. He was dressed in purple cloth and fine linen. He lived an easy life every day. NIV 19 "There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day. NIRV 20 A man named Lazarus was placed at his gate. Lazarus was a beggar. His body was covered with sores. NIV 20 At his gate was laid a beggar named Lazarus, covered with sores NIRV 21 Even dogs came and licked his sores. All he wanted was to eat what fell from the rich man's table. NIV 21 and longing to eat what fell from the rich man's table. Even the dogs came and licked his sores. NIRV 22 "The time came when the beggar died. 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. NIRV 23 In hell, the rich man was suffering terribly. He looked up and saw Abraham far away. Lazarus was 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. NIRV 24 So the rich man called out, 'Father Abraham! Have pity on me! Send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water. Then he can cool my tongue with it. I am in terrible pain 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.' NIRV 25 "But Abraham replied, 'Son, remember what happened in your lifetime. You received your good things. Lazarus received bad things. Now he is comforted here, and you are in terrible pain. 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. NIRV 26 Besides, a wide space has been placed between us and you. So those who want to go from here to you can't go. And no one can cross over from there to us.' NIV 26 And besides all this, between us and you a great chasm has been fixed, so that those who want to go from here to you cannot, nor can anyone cross over from there to us.' NIRV 27 "The rich man answered, 'Then I beg you, father. Send Lazarus to my family. NIV 27 "He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my father's house, NIRV 28 I have five brothers. Let Lazarus warn them. Then they will not come to this place of terrible suffering.' NIV 28 for I have five brothers. Let him warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.' NIRV 29 "Abraham replied, 'They have the teachings of Moses and the Prophets. Let your brothers listen to them.' NIV 29 "Abraham replied, 'They have Moses and the Prophets; let them listen to them.' NIRV 30 " 'No, father Abraham,' he said. 'But if someone from the dead goes to them, they will turn away from their sins.' NIV 30 " 'No, father Abraham,' he said, 'but if someone from the dead goes to them, they will repent.' NIRV 31 "Abraham said to him, 'They do not listen to Moses and the Prophets. So they will not be convinced even if someone rises from the dead.' " NIV 31 "He said to him, 'If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be convinced even if someone rises from the dead.' "