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Christ healeth the bloody issue. CHAP. XI. Herod is lesirous to see him. 797 border of his garment: and immediately 7 Now Herod the tetrarch heard of all her issue of blood stanched.

that was done by him: and he was per45 And Jesus said, Who touched me? plexed, because that it was said of some, When all denied, Peter, and they that that John was risen from the dead; were with him, said, Master, the mul- 8 And of some, that Elias had appeartitude throng thee, and press thee, and ed; and of others, that one of the old sayest thou, Who touched me?

prophets was risen again. 46 And Jesus said, Somebody hath 9 And Herod said, John have I beheadtouched me: for I perceive that virtue is ed; but who is this of whom I hear such gone out of me.

things? And he desired to see him. 47 And when the woman saw that she 10 1 And the apostles, when they were was not hid, she came trembling, and fall- returned, told him all that they had done. ing down before him, she declared unto And he took them, and went aside prihim before all the people for what cause | vately into a desert place, belonging to she had touched him, and how she was the city called Bethsaida. healed immediately.

11 And the people, when they knew 48 And he said unto her, Daughter, it, followed him: and he received them, be of good comfort: thy faith hath made and spake unto them of the kingdom of thee whole; go in peace.)

God, and healed them that had need of 49 9 While he yet spake, there cometh healing. one from the ruler of the synagogue's 12 And when the day began to wear house, saying to him, Thy daughter is away, then came the twelve, and said dead : trouble not the Master.

unto him, Send the multitude away, that 50 But when Jesus heard it, he an- they may go into the towns and country swered him, saying, Fear not: believe round about, and lodge, and get victuals : only, and she shall be made whole. for we are here in a desert place.

51 And when he came into the house, 13 But he said unto them, Give ye he suffered no man to go in, save Peter, them to eat. And they said, We have and James, and John, and the father and no more but five loaves and two fishes; the mother of the maiden.

except we should go and buy meat for 52 And all wept and bewailed her: all this people. but he said, Weep not; she is not dead, 14 For they were about five thousand but sleepeth.

men. And he said to his disciples, Make 53. And they laughed him to scorn, them sit down by fifties in a company. knowing that she was dead.

15 And they did so, and made them 54 And he put them all out, and took all sit down. her by the hand, and called, saying, 16 Then he took the five loaves, and Maid, arise.

the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, 55 And her spirit came again, and she he blessed them, and brake, and gave to arose straightway: and he commanded the disciples to set before the multitude. to give her meat.

17 And they did eat, and were all filled : 56 And her parents were astonished : and there was taken up of fragments but he charged them that they should tell that remained to them, twelve baskets. no man what was done.

18 4. And it came to pass, as he was CHAP. IX.

alone praying, his disciples were with 1Christ sendeth out his apostles. 7 Herod him; and he asked them, saying, Whom

is desirous to see him. 28 His transfig- say the people that I am?

uration. 37 He healeth a lunatick. 19 They answering, said, John the BapTH

'HEN he called his twelvedisciples to- tist; but some say, Elias; and others thority overall devils, and to cure diseases

. say, that one of the old prophets is risen 2. And he sent them to preach the 20 He said unto them, But whom say kingdom of God, and to heal the sick. ye that I am? Peter answering, said, The

3 And he said unto them, Take noth-Christ of God. ing for your journey, neither staves, nor 21 And he straitly charged them, and scrip, neither bread, neither money ; commanded them to tell no man that neither have two coats apiece.

thing, 4 And whatsoever house ye enter in- 22 Saying, The Son of man must sufto, there abide, and thence depart. fer many things, and be rejected of the

5 And whosoever will not receive you, elders and chiet priests, and scribes, and when ye go out of that city, shake off the be slain, and be raised the third day. very dust from your feet for a testimony 23 And he said to them all. If any man against them.

will come after me, let him deny him. 6 And they departed, and went through self, and take up his cross daily, and the towns, preaching the gospel, and follow me. healing every where.

24 For whosoever will save his life,


798 Christ's transfiguration. ST. LUKE. He rebuketh his disciples. shall lose it: but whosoever will lose his 439 And they were all amazed at the life for my sake, the same shall save it. mighty power of God. But while they

25 For what is a man advantaged, if wondered every one at all things which he gain the whole world, and lose him- Jesus did, he said unto his disciples, self, or be cast away?

44 Let these sayings sink down into 26 For whosoever shall be ashamed of your ears : for the Son of man shall be me, and of my words, of him shall the Son delivered into the hands of men. of man be ashamed, when he shall come 45 But they understood not this saying, in his own glory, and in his Father's, and it was hid from them, that they perand of the holy angels.

ceived it not: and they feared to ask him 27 But I tell you of a truth, there be of that saying. some standing here which shall not taste of 46 ? Then there arose a reasoning adeath till they see the kingdom of God. mong them, which of them should be

28 And it came to pass, about an eight greatest. days after these sayings, he took Peter, 47 And Jesus perceiving the thought and John, and James, and went up into of their heart, took a child, and set him a mountain to pray.

by him, 29 And as he prayed, the fashion of 48 And said unto them, Whosoever his countenance was altered, and his || shall receive this child in my namie, reraiment was white and glistering. ceiveth me; and whosoever shall receive

30 And behold, there talked with him me, receiveth him that sent me: for he two men, which were Moses and Elias : that is least among you all, the same shall

31 Who appeared in glory, and spake be great. of his decease which he should accom- 49 And John answered and said, Masplish at Jerusalem.

ter, we saw one casting out devils in thy 32 But Peter and they that were with name; and we forbad him, because he him were heavy with sleep: and when followeth not with us. they were awake, they saw his glory, 50 And Jesus said unto him, Forbid him and the two men that stood with him. not: for he that is not against us, is for us.

33 And it came to pass, as they de- 51 | And it came to pass, when the parted from him, Peter said unto Jesus, time was come that he should be receivMaster, it is good for us to be here: and ed up, he steadfastly set his face to go to let us make three tabernacles; one for Jerusalem, thee, and one for Moses, and one for Eli- 52 And sent messengers before his as : not knowing what he said.

face : and they went and entered into a 34 While he thus spake, there came a village of the Samaritans, to make ready cloud, and overshadowed them; and they for him. feared as they entered into the cloud. 53 And they did not receive him, be

35 And there came a voice out of the cause his face was as though he would cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son : go to Jerusalem. hear him.

54 And when his disciples James and 36 And when the voice was past, Jesus John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou was found alone. And they kept it close that we command fire to come down from and told no man in those days any of those heaven, and consume them, even as Elithings which they had seen.

as did 37 [ And it came to pass, that on the 55 But he turned, and rebuked them, next day, when they were come down and said, Ye know not what manner of from the hill, much people met him. spirit ve are of.

38 And behold, a man of the company 56 For the Son of man is not come to eried out, saying, Master, I beseech thee destroy men's lives, but to save them. look upon my son: for he is mine only child. And they went to another village.

39 And lo, a spirit taketh him, and he 57 © And it came to pass, that as they suddenly crieth out; and it teareth him went in the way, a certain man said unto that he foameth again, and bruising him, him, Lord, I will follow thee whithersohardly departeth from him.

ever thou goest. 40 And I besought thy disciples to cast 58 And Jesus said unto him, Foxes him out, and they could not.

have holes, and birds of the air have 41 And Jesus answering, said, O faith- nests; but the Son of man hath not where less and perverse generation, how long to lay his head. shall I be with you, and suffer you? Bring 59' And he said unto another, Follow thy son hither.

me. But he said, Lord, suffer me first 42 And as he was yet a coming, the to go and bury my father. devil threw him down, and tare him. And 60 Jesus said unto him, Let the dead Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, and bury their dead:

but go thou and preach healed the child, and delivered him again the kingdom of God. to his father.

61 And another also said, Lord, I will

A waiteen vecause your names are

The seventy disciples sent forth. CHAP. X. The lawyer's question. 799 follow thee; but let me first go bid them 18 And he said unto them, I beheld farewell which are at home at my house. Satan as lightning fall from heaven.

62 And Jesus said untohim, Noman hav- 19 Behold, I give unto you power to ing put his hand to the plow, and look- tread on serpents and scorpions and ing back, is fit for the kingdom of God. over all the power of the enemy : and CHAP. X.

nothing shall by any means hurt you. 1 The seventy disciples sent forth, andad- 20 Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, monished. 41 Martha reprehended. that the spirits are subject unto you; but

pointed other seventy also, and sent written in heaven. them two and two before his face into 21 ? In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirevery city, and place, whither he himself it, and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord would come.

of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid 2 Therefore said he unto them, The these things from the wise and prudent, harvest truly is great, but the labourers and hast revealed them unto babes: even are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of so, Father; for so it seemed good in thy the harvest, that he would send forth la- | sight. bourers into his harvest.

22 All things are delivered to me of 3 Go your ways: behold, I send you my Father: and no man knoweth who forth as lambs among wolves.

the Son is, but the Father; and who the 4 Carry neither purse, nor scrip, nor

Father is, but the Son, and he to whom shoes: and salute no man by the way. the Son will reveal him.

5 And into whatsoever house ye enter, 23 | And he turned him unto his disfirst say, Peace be to this house.

ciples, and said privately, Blessed are 6 And if the Son of peace be there, the eyes which see the things that ye see. your peace shall rest upon it: if not, it 24 For I tell you, that many prophets shall turn to you again.

and kings have desired to see those things 7 And in the same house remain, eat- which ye see, and have not seen them; ing and drinking such things as they give: and to hear those things which ye hear, for the labourer is worthy of his hire. and have not heard them. Go not from house to house,

25 | And behold, a certain lawyer stood 8 And into whatsoever city ye enter, | up, and tempted him, saying, Master, and they receive you, eat such things as

what shall I do to inherit eternal lifc? are set before you.

26 He said unto him, What is written 9 And heal the sick that are therein, in the law ? how readest thou ? and say unto them, The kingdom of God 27 And he answering said, Thou shalt is come nigh unto you.

love the Lord thy God with all thy 10 But into whatsoever city ye enter, heart, and with all thy soul, and with all and they receive you not, go your ways thy strength, and with all thy mind; and out into the streets of the same, and say, thy neighbour as thyself.

11 Even the very dust of your city 28 And he said unto him, Thou hast anwhich cleaveth on us, we do wipe off swered right: this do, and thou shalt live. against you: not withstanding, be ye sure 29 But he, willing to justify himself, said of this, that the kingdom of God is come unto Jesus, and who is my neighborir? nigh unto you.

30 And Jesus answering said, A cer12 But I say unto you, that it shall be tain man went down from Jesusalem to more tolerable in that day for Sodom Jericho, and fell among thieves, which than for that city.

stripped him of his raiment, and wounded 13 Wce unto thee, Chorazin! woe un- him, and departed, leaving him half dead. to thee, Bethsaida! for if the mighty 31 And by chance there came down a works had been done in Tyre and Sidon, certain priest that way; and when he saw which have been done in you, they had a him, he passed by on the other side. great while ago repented sitting in sack- 32 And likewise a Levite, when he was cloth and ashes.

at the place, came and looked on him, 14 Butit shallbe more tolerable for Tyre and passed by on the other side. and Sidon at the judgment, than for you. 33 But a certain Samaritan, as he jour

15 And thou, Capernaum, which art neyed, came where he was: and when he exalted to heaven, shall be thrust down to saw him, he had compassion on him, hell.

34 And went to him, and bound up 16 He that heareth you, heareth me; his wounds, pouring in oil and wine, and and he that despiseth you, despiseth me; het him on liis own beast, and brought and he that despiseth me, despiseth him him to an inn, and took care of him. that sent me.

35 And on the morrow, when he de17 9 And the seventy returned agair || parted, he took out two pence, and gave with joy, saying, Lord, even the devils hem to the host, and said unto him, are subject unto us through thy name. Take care of himn : and whatsoever thou

repay thee.

800 Christ teachcth how to pray. ST. LUKE. He casteth out a dumb deos spendest more, when I come again, I will || to him that knocketh, it shall be opened

11 If a son shall ask bread of any of 36' Which now of these three, thinkest you that is a father, will he give him a thou, was neighbour unto him that fell stone? or if he ask a fish, will he for 2 among the thieves ?

fish give him a serpent ? 37 And he said, He that shewed mercy 12 Or if he shall ask an egg, will he on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, offer him a scorpion ? and do thou likewise.

13 If ye then, being evil, know how to 38 | Now it came to pass, as they give good gifts unto your children": hor went, that he entered into a certain vif much more shall your heavenly Father lage: and a certain woman, named Mar give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him? tha, received him into her house.

14 s And he was casting out a devil, 39 And she had a sister called Mary, | and it was dumb. And it came to pass which also sat at Jesus' feet, and heard when the devil was gone out, the dumb his word.

spake; and the people wondered. 40 But Martha was cumbered about 15 But some of them said, He casteth much serving, and came to him, and said, out devils through Beelzebub, the chief Lord, dost thou not care that my sister of the devils. hath left me to serve alone bid her 16 And others tempting him, sought therefore that she help me.

of him a sign from heaven. 41 And Jesus answered, and said unto 17 But he, knowing their thoughts, her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful, || said unto them, Every kingdom divided and troubled about many things: against itself is brought to desolation; and

42 But one thing is needful; and Mary | a house divided against a house falteth. hath chosen that good part, which shall 18 If Satan also be divided against him. not be taken away from her.

self, how shall his kingdom stand ? beCHAP. XÍ.

cause ye say that I cast out devils 1 Christ teacheth to pray, and that instant- | through Beelzebub. ly. 14 He casteth oui a dumb devil. 29 19 And if I by Beelzebub cast out devHepireachethtothe people,37andreprov- ils, by whom do your sons cast them

eth the Pharisees, scribes, and lawyers out therefore shall they be your judges. A Paiti came to pass that as he was

20 But if I with the finger of God cast praying in a certain place, when he out devils, no doubt the kingdom of God ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, is come upon you. Lord, teach us to pray, as John also 21 When a strong man armed keepeth taught his disciples.

his palace, his goods are in peace: 2 And he said unto them, When ye 22 But when a stronger than he shall pray, say, Our Father which art in heav- come upon him, and overcome him, he en, Hallowed be thy name. Thy king- taketh from him all his armour wherein dom come. Thy will be done, as in he trusted, and divideth his spoils. heaven, so in earth.

23 He that is not with '

me'is against 3 Give us day by day our daily bread. me: and he that gathereth not with me

4. And forgive us our sins; for we also scattereth. forgive every one that is indebted to us. 24 When the unclean spirit is gone And lead us not into temptation ; but out of a man, he walketh through dry deliver us from evil. :

places, seeking rest : and finding none, 5 And he said unto them, which of he saith, I will return unto my house you shall have a friend, and shall go un- whence I came out. to him at midnight, and say unto him, 25 And when he cometh, he findeth it Friend, lend me three loaves :

swept and garnished. 6 For a friend of mine in his journey 26 Then goeth he, and taketh to betur is come to me, and I have nothing to set seven other spirits more wicked than before him?

himself; and they enter in, and dwell 7 And he from within shall answer and there : and the last state of that man is say, Trouble me not : the door is now worse than the first. shut, and my children are with me in 27 | And it came to pass, as he spake bed; I cannot rise and give thee. these things, a certain woman of the com

8 I say unto you, Though he will not pany lifted up her voice, and said unto rise and give him, because he is his friend, him, Blessed is the womb that bare thee, yet because of his importunity he will and the paps which thou hast sucked rise and give him as many as he needeth. 28 But he said, Yea, rather blessed are

9 And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall they, that hear the word of God, and keep be given you; seek, and ye shall find; | it. knock, and it shall be opened unto you. 29 1 And when the people were gath

10 For every one that asketh, receiv- ered thick together, he began to say, eth; and he that seeketh, findeth; and " This is an evii generation : they seek 2

Christ reproveth the Pharisees. CHAP. XII.

Against hypocrisy. 801 sign; and there shall no sign be given it, | selves touch not the burdens with one of but the sign of Jonas the prophet. your fingers.

30 For as Jonas was a sign unto the 47 Woe unto you! for ye build the Ninevites, so shall also the Son of man sepulchres of the prophets, and your fabe so this generation.

thers killed them. 31 The queen of the south shall rise up 48 Truly ye bear witness, that ye allow in the judginent with the men of this the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed generation, and condemn them: for she killed them, and ye build their sepulchres. came from the utmost parts of the earth, 49 Therefore also said the wisdom of to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and God, I will send them prophets and behold, a greater than Solomon is here. apostles, and some of them they shall

32 The men of Nineveh shall rise up in | slay and persecute : the judgment with this generation, and 50 That the blood of all the prophets, shall condemn it e for they repented at which was shed from the foundation of the the preaching of Jonas ; and behold, world, may be required of this generation; a greater than Jonas is here.

51 From the blood of Abel unto the 33 No man when he hath lighted a can- blood of Zacharias, which perished bedle, putteth it in a secret place, neither tween the altar and the temple : verily I under a bushel, but on a candlestick, that say unto you, It shall be required of this they which come in may see the light. generation.

34 Tbe light of the body is the eye : 52 Woe unto you, lawyers ! for ye have therefore when thine eye is single, thy | taken away the key of knowledge : ye whole body also is full of light; but when || entered not in yourselves, and them that thine eye is evil, thy body also is full of were entering in ye hindered. darkness.

53 And as he said these things unto 35 Take heed therefore, that the light them, the scribes and the Pharisees bewhich is in thee be not darkness. gan to urge him vehemently, and to pro

36 If thy whole body therefore be full voke him to speak of many things; of light, having no pait dark, the whole. 54 Laying wait for him, and seeking shall be full of light'; as when the bright to catch something out of his mouth, that shining of a candle doth give thee light. they might accuse him. 37 | And as he spake, a certain Phar

CHAP. XII. isee besought him to dine with him: and 1 To avoid hypocrisy and fearfulness in a he went in, and sat down to meat.

publishing Christ's doctrine. 13 To 38 And when the Pharisee saw it, he beware of covetousne88, 22 and over marvelled that he had not first washed carefulness. 41 The faithful and wise before dinner.


N do ye make the outside ered together multiof the cup and the platter ; but your || tude of people, insomuch that they trode. inward part is full of ravening and wick- one upon another, he began to say unto his edness.

disciples first of all, Beware ye of the leav40 Ye fools, did not he that made that en of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. which is without, make that which is 2 For there is nothing covered, that. within also ?

shall not be revealed ; neither hid, that: 41 But rather give alms of such things || shall not be known. as ye have ; and behold, all things are 3 Therefore, whatsoever ye have spoclean unto you.

ken in darkness, shall be heard in the 42 But woe unto you, Pharisces ! for light; and that which ye have spoken ye tithe mint, and rue, and all manner of in the ear in closets, shall be proclaimed herbs, and pass over judgment and the upon the house-tops. love of God : these ought ye to have 4 And I say unto you, my friends, Be done, and not to leave the other undone. I not afraid of them that kill the body, and

43 Woe unto you, Pharisees ! for ye after that, have no more that they can do. love the uppermost seats in the syna- 5 But I will forewarn you whon ye gogues, and greetings in the markets. shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath

44 Woe unto you, scribes and Phari- | killed, hath power to cast into hell; yea, sees, hypocrites! for ye are as graves | I say unto you, Fear him. which appear not, and the men that walk 6 Are not five sparrows sold for two over thrm are not aware of them. farthings, and not one of them is forgot

45 | Then answered one of the lawyers, en before God? and said unto him, Master, thus saying, 7 But even the very hairs of your head thou reproachest is also.

are all numbered. Fear not therefore: ye 46 And he said, Woe unto you also, are of more value than many sparrows. ye lawyers ! for ye lade men with bur- 8 Also I say unto you, Whosoever shall dens grievous to be borne, and ye your. Il confess me before men, him shall the

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