25 “Meanwhile, the older son was in the field. When he came near the house, he heard music and dancing.

Read Luke 15:25 Using Other Translations

Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard musick and dancing.
"Now his older son was in the field, and as he came and drew near to the house, he heard music and dancing.
“Meanwhile, the older son was in the fields working. When he returned home, he heard music and dancing in the house,