16:25 But Abraham said, ‘Child, 1 remember that in your lifetime you received your good things and Lazarus likewise bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in anguish. 2
16:28 (for I have five brothers) to warn 3 them so that they don’t come 4 into this place of torment.’
1 tn The Greek term here is τέκνον (teknon), which could be understood as a term of endearment.
3 sn To warn them. The warning would consist of a call to act differently than their dead brother had, or else meet his current terrible fate.
4 tn Grk “lest they also come.”