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LUK 15:27 And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father
hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and
LUK 15:28 And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore came his
father out, and intreated him.
LUK 15:29 And he answering said to his father, Lo, these many years do
I serve thee, neither transgressed I at any time thy commandment: and
yet thou never gavest me a kid, that I might make merry with my friends:
LUK 15:30 But as soon as this thy son was come, which hath devoured thy
living with harlots, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.
LUK 15:31 And he said unto him, Son, thou art ever with me, and all
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