17 But when he came to [a]his senses, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired men have more than enough bread, but I am dying here with hunger! 18 I will get up and go to my father, and will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven, and [b]in your sight; 19 I am no longer worthy to be called your son; make me as one of your hired men.”’ 20 So he got up and came to [c]his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion for him, and ran and [d](A)embraced him and kissed him.

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  1. Luke 15:17 Lit himself
  2. Luke 15:18 Lit before you
  3. Luke 15:20 Lit his own
  4. Luke 15:20 Lit fell on his neck

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