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Luke 15:3-7 (The Inclusive Bible)

Jesus then addressed this parable to them:  Who among you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, doesn’t leave the ninety-nine in the open pasture and search for the lost one until it’s found?  And finding it, you put the sheep on your shoulders in jubilation.  Once home, you invite friends and neighbors in and say to them, ‘Rejoice with me! I’ve found my lost sheep!’  I tell you, in the same way there will be more joy in heaven over one repentant sinner than over ninety-nine righteous people who have no need to repent.