New Living Translation
Then he told them a story: "A rich man had a fertile farm that produced fine crops.
King James Bible
And he spake a parable unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully:
Darby Bible Translation
And he spoke a parable to them, saying, The land of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly.
World English Bible
He spoke a parable to them, saying, "The ground of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly.
Young's Literal Translation
And he spake a simile unto them, saying, 'Of a certain rich man the field brought forth well;
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'I am come to send fire on the earth; and what will I, if it be already kindled!'--LUKE xii. 49. We have here one of the rare glimpses which our Lord gives us into His inmost heart, His thought of His mission, and His feelings about it. If familiarity had not weakened the impression, and dulled the edge, of these words, how startling they would seem to us! 'I am come'--then, He was, before He came, and He came by His own voluntary act. A Jewish peasant says that He is going to set the world on fire-and …
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Sodom's sins were pride, gluttony, and laziness, while the poor and needy suffered outside her door.
Still other seeds fell on fertile soil, and they produced a crop that was thirty, sixty, and even a hundred times as much as had been planted!
Then he said, "Beware! Guard against every kind of greed. Life is not measured by how much you own."
He said to himself, 'What should I do? I don't have room for all my crops.'
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