Parallel Bible results for Luke 12:16-21

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Luke 12:16-21

NIV 16 And he told them this parable: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. NIV 16 And he told them this parable: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. NIV 17 He thought to himself, ‘What shall I do? I have no place to store my crops.’ NIV 17 He thought to himself, ‘What shall I do? I have no place to store my crops.’ NIV 18 “Then he said, ‘This is what I’ll do. I will tear down my barns and build bigger ones, and there I will store my surplus grain. NIV 18 “Then he said, ‘This is what I’ll do. I will tear down my barns and build bigger ones, and there I will store my surplus grain. NIV 19 And I’ll say to myself, “You have plenty of grain laid up for many years. Take life easy; eat, drink and be merry.” ’ NIV 19 And I’ll say to myself, “You have plenty of grain laid up for many years. Take life easy; eat, drink and be merry.” ’ NIV 20 “But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night your life will be demanded from you. Then who will get what you have prepared for yourself?’ NIV 20 “But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night your life will be demanded from you. Then who will get what you have prepared for yourself?’ NIV 21 “This is how it will be with whoever stores up things for themselves but is not rich toward God.” NIV 21 “This is how it will be with whoever stores up things for themselves but is not rich toward God.”