Luke 16:19-31

Luke 16:19 NABRE

“There was a rich man who dressed in purple garments and fine linen and dined sumptuously each day.
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Luke 16:20 NABRE

And lying at his door was a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores
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Luke 16:29 NABRE

But Abraham replied, ‘They have Moses and the prophets. Let them listen to them.’
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Luke 16:30 NABRE

He said, ‘Oh no, father Abraham, but if someone from the dead goes to them, they will repent.’
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Luke 16:31 NABRE

Then Abraham said, ‘If they will not listen to Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded if someone should rise from the dead.’”
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Luke 16:21 NABRE

who would gladly have eaten his fill of the scraps that fell from the rich man’s table. Dogs even used to come and lick his sores.
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Luke 16:22 NABRE

When the poor man died, he was carried away by angels to the bosom of Abraham. The rich man also died and was buried
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Luke 16:23 NABRE

and from the netherworld, where he was in torment, he raised his eyes and saw Abraham far off and Lazarus at his side.
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Luke 16:24 NABRE

And he cried out, ‘Father Abraham, have pity on me. Send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, for I am suffering torment in these flames.’
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Luke 16:25 NABRE

Abraham replied, ‘My child, remember that you received what was good during your lifetime while Lazarus likewise received what was bad; but now he is comforted here, whereas you are tormented.
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Luke 16:26 NABRE

Moreover, between us and you a great chasm is established to prevent anyone from crossing who might wish to go from our side to yours or from your side to ours.’
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Luke 16:27 NABRE

He said, ‘Then I beg you, father, send him to my father’s house
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Luke 16:28 NABRE

for I have five brothers, so that he may warn them, lest they too come to this place of torment.’
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