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 198   The  RICH  FOOL 
   Matt       Mark    Luke 12
     16  And he told them a parable,
      saying,
      "The land of a rich man brought forth plentifully;
   

17

and he thought to himself,
   

 

'What shall I do,
      for I have nowhere to store my crops?'
   

18

And he said,
      'I will do this:
   

 

I will pull down my barns,
      and build larger ones;
      and there I will store all my grain and my goods.
   

19

And I will say to my soul, 
      'Soul, you have ample goods laid up for many years;
      take your ease, eat, drink, be merry.'
   

20

But God said to him, 'Fool!
      this night your soul is required of you;
   

 

and the things you have prepared
      whose will they be?'
   

21

So is he who lays up treasure for nimself,
      and is not rich toward God."

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