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Parable of the Prodigal Son
The Parable of the Prodigal Son (also known as the Lost Son, Running Father, Loving Father, or Lovesick Father) is one of the parables of Jesus. It appears in only one of the Canonical gospels of the New Testament, the Gospel of Luke . Jesus shares it with his disciples, the Pharisees and others. According to the story, a father has two sons. The younger son asks for his inheritance before the father dies, and the father agrees. The younger son, after wasting his fortune (the word "" means "wastefully extravagant"), goes hungry during a famine, and becomes so destitute he longs to eat the same food given to hogs, unclean animals in Jewish culture. He then returns home with the intention of repenting and begging his father to be made one of his hired servants, expecting his relationship with his father is likely severed. Regardless, the father finds him on the road and immediately welcomes him back as his son and holds a feast to celebrate his return, which includes killing a fattened calf usually reserved for special occasions. The older son refuses to participate, stating that in all the time he has worked for the father, he never disobeyed him; yet, he did not even receive a goat to celebrate with his friends. The father reminds the older son that the son has always been with him and everything the father has belongs to the older son (his inheritance). But, they should still celebrate the return of the younger son because he was lost and is now found. It is the third and final part of a cycle on redemption, following the Parable of the Lost Sheep and the Parable of the Lost Coin.

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Verlorener Sohn
Das heute sprichwörtlich gewordene Bild des verlorenen Sohnes hat seinen Ursprung in einem biblischen Gleichnis, das im Evangelium des Lukas  erzählt wird. In neueren Übersetzungen wird es auch als „Gleichnis von den beiden Söhnen“ bzw. „Von der Liebe des Vaters“ bezeichnet.

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De verloren zoon (Bijbel)
De verloren zoon is een van de bekendste parabels uit het Nieuwe Testament. Hij is opgetekend door de evangelist Lucas. De gelijkenis wordt verteld door Jezus Christus.

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Prodigal Son
Prodigal Son (Bai ga jai) est un film hongkongais réalisé par Sammo Hung, sorti en 1981.

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Fils prodigue
Le Fils prodigue est l'une des paraboles les plus connues de Jésus de Nazareth, également appelée parabole du Fils perdu, ou de l’Enfant prodigue ; on lui préfère quelquefois le titre de Père prodigue, Fils retrouvé, ou parabole du Père et des deux fils... Cette parabole est l'image du retour de la brebis égarée, et aussi de la repentance.

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Prodigal Son
Prodigal Son o The Prodigal Son ("(il) figliol prodigo" in lingua inglese) può riferirsi a:

  • The Prodigal Son, film muto del 1902 (prodotto dalla Selig Polyscope Company
  • The Prodigal Son, film muto del 1912
  • The Prodigal Son, film muto del 1916 (prodotto dalla Buffalo Film Company)
  • The Prodigal Son, film muto del 1921 diretto da Edward Gordon
  • The Prodigal Son, film muto del 1923 diretto da A.E. Coleby

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