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Luke 5:27-39

NIV 27 After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. "Follow me," Jesus said to him, NIV 27 After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. "Follow me," Jesus said to him, NIV 28 and Levi got up, left everything and followed him. NIV 28 and Levi got up, left everything and followed him. NIV 29 Then Levi held a great banquet for Jesus at his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were eating with them. NIV 29 Then Levi held a great banquet for Jesus at his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were eating with them. NIV 30 But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law who belonged to their sect complained to his disciples, "Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and 'sinners'?" NIV 30 But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law who belonged to their sect complained to his disciples, "Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and 'sinners'?" NIV 31 Jesus answered them, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. NIV 31 Jesus answered them, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. NIV 32 I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance." NIV 32 I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance." NIV 33 They said to him, "John's disciples often fast and pray, and so do the disciples of the Pharisees, but yours go on eating and drinking." NIV 33 They said to him, "John's disciples often fast and pray, and so do the disciples of the Pharisees, but yours go on eating and drinking." NIV 34 Jesus answered, "Can you make the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? NIV 34 Jesus answered, "Can you make the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? NIV 35 But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them; in those days they will fast." NIV 35 But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them; in those days they will fast." NIV 36 He told them this parable: "No one tears a patch from a new garment and sews it on an old one. If he does, he will have torn the new garment, and the patch from the new will not match the old. NIV 36 He told them this parable: "No one tears a patch from a new garment and sews it on an old one. If he does, he will have torn the new garment, and the patch from the new will not match the old. NIV 37 And no one pours new wine into old wineskins. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. NIV 37 And no one pours new wine into old wineskins. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. NIV 38 No, new wine must be poured into new wineskins. NIV 38 No, new wine must be poured into new wineskins. NIV 39 And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for he says, 'The old is better.' " NIV 39 And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for he says, 'The old is better.' "