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20 But store up treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor decay destroys, nor thieves break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there also will your heart be.(A)

The Light of the Body.[a] 22 “The lamp of the body is the eye. If your eye is sound, your whole body will be filled with light;

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Footnotes

  1. 6:22–23 In this context the parable probably points to the need for the disciple to be enlightened by Jesus’ teaching on the transitory nature of earthly riches.
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