Parallel Bible results for Matthew 25:14-23

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Matthew 25:14-23

ESV 14 "For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property. NIV 14 "Again, it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted his property to them. ESV 15 To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. NIV 15 To one he gave five talents of money, to another two talents, and to another one talent, each according to his ability. Then he went on his journey. ESV 16 He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and he made five talents more. NIV 16 The man who had received the five talents went at once and put his money to work and gained five more. ESV 17 So also he who had the two talents made two talents more. NIV 17 So also, the one with the two talents gained two more. ESV 18 But he who had received the one talent went and dug in the ground and hid his master's money. NIV 18 But the man who had received the one talent went off, dug a hole in the ground and hid his master's money. ESV 19 Now after a long time the master of those servants came and settled accounts with them. NIV 19 "After a long time the master of those servants returned and settled accounts with them. ESV 20 And he who had received the five talents came forward, bringing five talents more, saying, 'Master, you delivered to me five talents; here I have made five talents more.' NIV 20 The man who had received the five talents brought the other five. 'Master,' he said, 'you entrusted me with five talents. See, I have gained five more.' ESV 21 His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant.You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.' NIV 21 "His master replied, 'Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master's happiness!' ESV 22 And he also who had the two talents came forward, saying, 'Master, you delivered to me two talents; here I have made two talents more.' NIV 22 "The man with the two talents also came. 'Master,' he said, 'you entrusted me with two talents; see, I have gained two more.' ESV 23 His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.' NIV 23 "His master replied, 'Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master's happiness!'