22 Now it happened that the poor man died and was carried away by the angels to [a](A)Abraham’s arms; and the rich man also died and was buried.

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Footnotes

  1. Luke 16:22 Lit Abraham’s bosom; or lap; ancient Jewish terminology for the place of the righteous dead

23 And in (A)Hades he raised his eyes, being in torment, and *saw Abraham far away and Lazarus in his [a]arms.

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Footnotes

  1. Luke 16:23 See note v 22

27 And he said, ‘Then I request of you, father, that you send him to my father’s house—

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28 for I have five brothers—in order that he may (A)warn them, so that they will not come to this place of torment as well.’

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