28 But that slave went out and found one of his fellow slaves who owed him a hundred [a]denarii; and he seized him and began to choke him, saying, ‘Pay back what you owe!’ 29 So his fellow slave fell to the ground and began to plead with him, saying, ‘Have patience with me and I will repay you.’ 30 But he was unwilling, [b]and went and threw him in prison until he would pay back what was owed. 31 So when his fellow slaves saw what had happened, they were deeply grieved and came and reported to their master all that had happened.

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  1. Matthew 18:28 The denarius was a day’s wages for a laborer
  2. Matthew 18:30 Lit but

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