Matthew 18:23

23 “Therefore, the kingdom of heaven is like a king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants.

Read Matthew 18:23 Using Other Translations

Therefore is the kingdom of heaven likened unto a certain king, which would take account of his servants.
"Therefore the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his servants.
“Therefore, the Kingdom of Heaven can be compared to a king who decided to bring his accounts up to date with servants who had borrowed money from him.