Matthew 18:23-27 NIV

23 "Therefore, the kingdom of heaven is like1 a king who wanted to settle accounts2 with his servants.

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24 As he began the settlement, a man who owed him ten thousand talentsa was brought to him.

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    • g 18:24 - That is, millions of dollars
      25 Since he was not able to pay,3 the master ordered that he and his wife and his children and all that he had be sold4 to repay the debt.

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      26 "The servant fell on his knees before him.5 'Be patient with me,' he begged, 'and I will pay back everything.'

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      27 The servant's master took pity on him, canceled the debt and let him go.