New American Bible (Revised Edition)
The Parable of the Lost Coin. 8 “Or what woman having ten coins[a] and losing one would not light a lamp and sweep the house, searching carefully until she finds it? 9 And when she does find it, she calls together her friends and neighbors and says to them, ‘Rejoice with me because I have found the coin that I lost.’ 10 In just the same way, I tell you, there will be rejoicing among the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”Read full chapter
- 15:8 Ten coins: literally, “ten drachmas.” A drachma was a Greek silver coin.