Parallel Bible results for Matthew 20:10-16

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Matthew 20:10-16

NIV 10 So when those came who were hired first, they expected to receive more. But each one of them also received a denarius. NIV 10 So when those came who were hired first, they expected to receive more. But each one of them also received a denarius. NIV 11 When they received it, they began to grumble against the landowner. NIV 11 When they received it, they began to grumble against the landowner. NIV 12 ‘These who were hired last worked only one hour,’ they said, ‘and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the work and the heat of the day.’ NIV 12 ‘These who were hired last worked only one hour,’ they said, ‘and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the work and the heat of the day.’ NIV 13 “But he answered one of them, ‘I am not being unfair to you, friend. Didn’t you agree to work for a denarius? NIV 13 “But he answered one of them, ‘I am not being unfair to you, friend. Didn’t you agree to work for a denarius? NIV 14 Take your pay and go. I want to give the one who was hired last the same as I gave you. NIV 14 Take your pay and go. I want to give the one who was hired last the same as I gave you. NIV 15 Don’t I have the right to do what I want with my own money? Or are you envious because I am generous?’ NIV 15 Don’t I have the right to do what I want with my own money? Or are you envious because I am generous?’ NIV 16 “So the last will be first, and the first will be last.” NIV 16 “So the last will be first, and the first will be last.”