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Passage Lookup: Matthew 18:23-35

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Matthew 18:23
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"For this reason (w)the kingdom of heaven [v]may be compared to a king who wished to (x)settle accounts with his slaves.
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Matthew 18:24
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When he had begun to settle them, one who owed him [w]ten thousand talents was brought to him.
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Matthew 18:25
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But since he [x](y)did not have the means to repay, his lord commanded him (z)to be sold, along with his wife and children and all that he had, and repayment to be made.
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Matthew 18:26
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So the slave fell to the ground and (aa)prostrated himself before him, saying, ‘Have patience with me and I will repay you everything.'
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Matthew 18:27
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And the lord of that slave felt compassion and released him and (ab)forgave him the [y]debt.
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Matthew 18:28
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But that slave went out and found one of his fellow slaves who owed him a hundred [z]denarii; and he seized him and began to choke him, saying, ‘Pay back what you owe.'
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Matthew 18:29
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So his fellow slave fell to the ground and began to plead with him, saying, ‘Have patience with me and I will repay you.'
Matthew 18:30
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But he was unwilling [aa]and went and threw him in prison until he should pay back what was owed.
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Matthew 18:31
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So when his fellow slaves saw what had happened, they were deeply grieved and came and reported to their lord all that had happened.
Matthew 18:32
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Then summoning him, his lord *said to him, ‘You wicked slave, I forgave you all that debt because you pleaded with me.
Matthew 18:33
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(ac)Should you not also have had mercy on your fellow slave, in the same way that I had mercy on you?'
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Matthew 18:34
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And his lord, moved with anger, handed him over to the torturers until he should repay all that was owed him.
Matthew 18:35
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(ad)My heavenly Father will also do the same to you, if each of you does not forgive his brother from [ab]your heart."
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