Luke 15:23

23 Bring the fattened calf and kill it. Let’s have a feast and celebrate.

Luke 15:23 in Other Translations

KJV
23 And bring hither the fatted calf, and kill it; and let us eat, and be merry:
ESV
23 And bring the fattened calf and kill it, and let us eat and celebrate.
NLT
23 And kill the calf we have been fattening. We must celebrate with a feast,
MSG
23 Then get a grain-fed heifer and roast it. We're going to feast! We're going to have a wonderful time!
CSB
23 Then bring the fattened calf and slaughter it, and let's celebrate with a feast,

Luke 15:23 In-Context

21 “The son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and against you. I am no longer worthy to be called your son.’
22 “But the father said to his servants, ‘Quick! Bring the best robe and put it on him. Put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.
23 Bring the fattened calf and kill it. Let’s have a feast and celebrate.
24 For this son of mine was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.’ So they began to celebrate.
25 “Meanwhile, the older son was in the field. When he came near the house, he heard music and dancing.
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