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One to forgive another. CHAP, vv. of Christ's coming. 807 to you, cannot; neither can they pass to | village, there met him ten men that were üs, that would come from thence. lepers, which stood afar off:

27 Then he said, I pray thee therefore, 13 And they lifted up their voices, and father, that thou wouldest send him to said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us. my father's house:

14 And when he saw them, he said, 28 For I have five brethren; that he unto them, Go shew yourselves unto the may testify unto them, lest they also come priests. And it came to pass, that, as into this place of torment.

they went, they were cleansed. 29 Abraham saith unto him, They 15 And one of them, when he saw that have Moses and the prophets ; let them || he was healed, turned back, and with a hear them.

loud voice glorified God, 30 And he said, Nay, Father Abraham: 16 And fell down on his face at his but if one went unto them from the dead, || feet, giving him thanks: and he was a they will repent:

Samaritan 31 And he said unto him, If they hear 17 And Jesus answering said, Were not Moses and the prophets, neither will there not ten cleansed ? but where are they be persuaded, though one rose from the nine? the dead.

18 There are not found that returned CHAP, XVII.

to give glory to God, save this stranger. 1 7o avoid giving offence. 3 One to 19 And he said unto him, Arise, go thy

forgive anoiner. 11 The ten lepers. 20 || way: thy faith hath made thee whole. Of the kingdom of God, and ihe com- 20 s And when he was demanded of ing of the Son of man.

the Pharisees, when the kingdom of God "HËN said he unto the disciples, It is should come, he answered them and said,

impossible but that offences will | The kingdom of God cometh not with come: but woe unto him through whom observation. they come!

21 Neither shall they say, Lo here! or 2 It were better for him that a millstone lo there! for behold, the kingdom of Gol were hanged about his neck, and he cast is within you. into the sea, than that he should offend 22 And he said unto his disciples, The one of these little ones.

days will come, when ye shall desire to 39 Take heed to yourselves: If thy see one of the days of the Son of man, brother trespass against thee, rebuke and ye shall not see it. him; and if he repent, forgive him. 23. And they shall say to you, See here;

4 And if he trespass against thee seven or, see there: go not after them, nor foltimes in a day, and seven times in a day low them. turn again to thee, saying, I repent; thou 24 For as the lightning that lighteneth shalt forgive him.

out of the one part under heaven, shineth 5 And the apostles said unto the Lord, unto the other part under heaven ; so Increase our faith.

shall also the Son of man be in his day. 6 And the Lord said, If ye had faith as 25 But first must he suffer many things, a grain of mustard-seed, ye miglit say and be rejected of this generation. unto this sycamine-tree, Be thou plucked 26 And as it was in a days cf Noe, up by the root, and be thou planted in the so shall it be also in the days of the Son of sea; and it should obey you.

man. 7 But which of you, having a servant 27 They did eat, they drank, they plowing, or feeding cattle, will say unto married wives, they were given in marhim by and by, when he is come from riage, until the day that Noe entered into the field, Go and sit down to meat ? the ark; and the flood came, and de.

8 And will not rather say unto him, stroyed them all. Make ready wherewith I may sup, and 28 Likewise also as it was in the days gird thyself

, and serve me, till I have of Lot: they did eat, they drank, they caten and drunken; and afterward thou bought, they sold, they planted, they shalt eat and drink?

builded; 9 Both he thaok that servant because 29 But the same day that Lot went out he did the things that were commanded of Soilom, it rained fire and brimstore him? I trow not.

from heaven, and destroyed them all: 10 So likewise ye, when ye shall have 30 Even thus shall it be in the day done all those things which are com- when the Son of man is revealed. manded you, say, We are unprofitable 31 In that dav, he which shall be upon servants : we have done that which was the house-top, and his stuff in the house, our duty to do.

let liim not come down to take it away: 11 And it came to pass, as he went and he that is in the field, let hiin liketo Jerusalem, that he passed through the wise not return back. midst of Samaria and Galilee.

32 Remember Lot's wife. 12 And as die entered into a certain 33 Whosoever shall seek to sare his life,



808 The importunate widow ST. LUKE. Children brought to Christ. shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose | when his disciples saw it, they rebuked his life, shall preserve it.

them. 34 I tell you, in that night there shall 16 But Jesus called them unto him, and be two men'in one bed; the one shall be said, Suffer little children to come unto taken, and the other shall be left. me, and forbid them not: for of such is

35 Two women shall be grinding to the kingdom of God. gether; the one shall be taken, and the 17 Verily I say unto you, Whosceser other left.

shall not receive the kingdom of God as 36 Two men shall be in the field; the a little chüd, shall in no wise enter therein. one shall be taken, and the other left. 18 And a certain ruler asked him, say

37 And they answered and said unto ing, Good Master, what shall I do to inhim, Where, 'Lord? And he said unto herit eternal life? them, Wheresoever the body is, thither 19 And Jesus said unto him, Why callwill the eagles be gathered together. est thou me good? none is good, sare CHAP. XVIII.

one, that is God. 1 The importunate widow. 4 The Phari. 20 Thou knowest the coromandments,

see and publican. 15 Children brought Do not commit adultery, Do not kill, Do to Christ. 28 All to be left for Christ's not steal, Do not bear false witness, sake.

Honour thy father and thy mother. AND the spake ja parable unto them

21 And he said, All these have I kept to this end, that men ought always from my youth up. to pray, and not to faint;

22 Now wlien Jesus heard these things, 2 Saying, There was in a city a judge, he said unto him, yet lackest thou one which feared not God, neither regarded thing: sell all that thou hast, and distrib

ute unto the poor, and thou shalt have 3 And there was a widow in that city ; treasure in heaven: and come, follow me. and she came unto him, saying, Avenge 23 And when he heard this, he was me of mine adversary,

very sorrowful: for he was very rich. 4 And he would not for a while: but 24 And when Jesus saw that he was afterward he said within himself, Though | very sorrowful, he said, How hardly shall I fear not God, nor regard man; they that have riches enter into the king.

5 Yet because this widow troubleth dom of God! me, I will avenge her, lest by her contin- 25 For it is easier for a camel to go ual coming she weary me.

through a needle's eye, than for a rich 0 And the Lord said, Hear what the man to enter into the kingdom of God. urjust judge saith.

26 And they that heard it, said, Who And shall not God avenge his own then can be saved? elect, which cry day and night unto him, 27 And he said, The things which are imthough he bear long with them?

possible with men, are possible with God. 8 I tell you that he will avenge them 28 Then Peter said, Lo, we have s; seedily. Nevertheless, when the Son left all, and followed thee. of man cometh, shall he find faith on 29 And he said unto them, Verily I say the earth

unto you, There is no man that hath left 9 And he spake this parable unto cer- house, or parents, cr brethren, or wife, or tain which trusted in themselves that they children for the kingdom of God's sake, were righteous, and despised others : 30 Who shall not receive manitold

10 Two men went up into the temple more in this present time, and in the to pray; the one a Pharisee, and the world to come life everlasting, other a publican.

31 9 Then he took unto him the tweire, 11 The Pharisee stood and prayed thus and said unto then, Behold, we go up to with himself, God, I thank thee, that I Jerusalem, and all things that are writam not as other men are, extortioners, ten by the prophets conceruing the Sou unjust, adulterers, oreven as this publica.n. of man shall be accompitshed.

12 I fast twice in the week, I give 31 For he shall be delivered unto the tithes of all that I possess.

Gentiles, and shall be mocked, and spite 13 And the publican, standing afar off, fully entreated, and spitted on ; would not lift up so much as his eyes 33 And they shail scourge him, and uto heaven, but smete upon his breast, put him to death : and the third day he saying, God be merciful to me a sinner. shall rise again.

14 I tell you, this man went down to 34 And they understood none of these his house justified rather than the other : things : and this saying was hid from for every one that exalteth himself shall them, neither knew they the things which be abased ; and he that bumbleth him- were spoken. seif shall be exalted.

354 And it came to pass, that as he was 15 And they brought unto him also Come nigh unto Jericho, a certain blin! infants, that he would touch them: but man sat by the way-side begging ;

A hrowie Serichintered and passed didse are some;

Zaccheus, the publican. CH AP. 21x Parable of the nobleman. 809 36 And hearing the multitude pass by, || delivered them ten pounds, and said unto he asked what it meant.

them, Occupy till I come. 37 And they told him, That Jesus of 14 But his citizens hated him, and Nazareth passeth by.

sent a message after him, saying, We 38 And he cried, saying, Jesus, thou will not have this man to reign over us. son of David, have mercy on me.

15 And it came to pass, that when he 39 And they which went before rebuk- I was returned, having received the kinged him, that he should hold his peace : |dom, then he commanded these servants but he cried so much the more, Thou son to be called unto him, to whom he had givof David, have mercy on me.

en the money, that he might know how 40 And Jesus stood and commanded much every man had gained by trading. him to be brought unto him : and when 16 Then came the first, saying, Lord, he was come near, he asked him, thy pound hath gained ten pounds.

41 Saying, What wilt thou that I shall 17 And he said unto him, Well, thou do unto thee? And he said, Lord, that I good servant : because thou hast been may receive iny sight.

faithful in a very little, have thou au42 And Jesus said unto him, Receive thority over ten cities. thy sight : thy faith hath saved thee. 18 And the second came, saying, Lord,

43 And immediately he received his thy pound hath gained five pounds. sight, and followed him, glorifying God : 19 And he said likewise to him, Be and all the people, when they saw it, gave thou also over five cities. praise unto God.

20 And another came, saying, Lord, CHAP. XIX.

behold, here is thy pound, which I have 1 The publican Zaccheus. 13 The ten kept laid up in a napkin : pieces of money. 28 Christ rideth into 21 For I feared thee, because thou art Jerusalen, 41 wecpeth over it, 45 and an austere man: thou takest up that thou furgeth the temple.

layedst not down, and reapest that thou through Jericho

22 And he saith unto him, Out of thine 2 And behold, there was a man named own mouth will I judge thee, thou wickZaccheus, which was the chief among ed servant. Thou knewest that I was an the publicans, and he was rich.

austere man, taking up that I laid not 3 And he sought to see Jesus who he | down, and reaping that I did not sow : was; and could not for the press, be- 23 Wherefore then gavest not thou cause he was little of stature.

my money into the bank, that at my 4 And lie ran before, and climbed up coming I might have required mine own into a sycamore-tree to see him ; for hic with usury, ? was to pass tliat qualy.

24 And be said unto them that stood 5 And when Jesus came to the place, by, Take from him the pound, and give jie looked up, and saw him, and said un- it to him that hath ten pounds. to him, Zaccheus, make haste, and come 25 (And they said unto him, Lord, he down: for today I must abide at thy house. hath ten pounds.)

6 And tie made haste, and came down, 26 For I say unto you, That unto évand received him joy fully:

ery one which hath, shall be given ; and 7 And when they sawii, they all mur- from hiin that hath not, even that he mured, saying, 'That he was gone to be hath shall be taken away from him. gliest with a man that is a sinner.

27 But those mine enemies, which 8 And Zaccheus stood, and said unto I would not that I should reign over them, the Lord; Behold, Lord, the half of my bring hither, and slay them before me. goods I give to the poor; and if I have 28 | And when he had thus spoken, he taken any thing from any man by false went before, ascending up to Jerusalem. accusation, I restore lin four-fold.

29 And it came to pass, when he was 9 And Jesus said unto him, This day, come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, is salvation come to this house, forso- at the mount called the mount of Olives, much as he also is the son of Abraham. he sent two of his disciples,

10 l'or the Son of pian is come to seek 30 Saying, Goye into the village over aand to save that which was lost.

gainst you; in the which at your enteringye 11 And is they heard these things, shall find a colt tied, whereon yet never he added and spase a parable, because man sat: loose him, and bring him hither. lie was high to Jerusalem, and because 31 And if any man ask you, Why do they thought that the kingdom of God ve loose him ? thus shall ye say unto him, sliould imunediately appcar.

Because the Lord hath need of him. 12 He sais therefore, I certain noble- 32 And they that were sent went their man went into a lir country to receive way, and found even as he had said unto for himseli a kingdom, and to return. them. 17 Ind he caller! his ten scrvants, and 3.3 And as they were loosing the colt, 810 Christ rideth into Jerusalem. ST. LUKE. The parable of the vineyard. the owners thereof said unto them, Why 3 And he answered and said unto loose ye the colt ?

them, I will also ask you one thing, and 34 And they said, The Lord hath need answer me: of him.

4 The baptism of John, was it from 35 And they brought him to Jesus: and heaven, or of men ? they cast their garments upon the colt, 5. And they reasoned with themselves, and they set Jesus thereon.

saying, If we shall say, Prom heaven; he 36 And as he went, they spread their will say, Why then believed ye him not? clothes in the way.

6' But and if we say, Of men, all the 37 And when he was come nigh, even people will stone us: for they be përnow at the descent of the mount of Ol- suaded that John was a prophet. ives, the whole multitude of the disciples 7 And they answered, that they conid began to rejoice and praise God with a not tell whence it quas. loud voice, for all the mighty works that

8 And Jesius said unto them, Neither they had seen.

tell I you by what authority I do these 38 Saving. Blessed be the King that things. cometh in the name of the Lord : Peace 9 Then began he to speak to the in heaven, and glory in the highest. people this parable; A certain man

39 And some of the Pharisees from a planted 4 vineyard, and let it forth to mong the multitude said unto him, Mas: il husbandmen, and went into a far conter, rebuke thy disciples

try for a long time. 40 And he answered and said unto 10 And at the season he sent a serthem, I tell you, that if these should hold vant to the husbandmen, that they shoul! their peace, the stones would impiedi- give him of the fruit of the vireyard ately cry out.

but the husbandmen bext him, and sent 41 r And when he was come near, he him away empty: beheld the city, and wept over it,

11 And again he sent 'another servant : 42 Saying, If thou hadst known, cven and they beat him also, and entreated hiin thou, at least in this thy day, the things shamefully, and sent him away anpty. which bulong unto thy peace! but now 12 And again he sent the third and they are hid from thine eyes.

they wounded him also, and cast him out. 43 For the days shall come upon thee,

13 Then said the lord of the vineyard, that thine enemies shall cast a trench a- What shall I do? I will send


beloved bout thee, and compass thee round, and son: it may be they will reverence him keep thee in on every side,

when they see him. 44 And shall lay thee even with the 14 But when the husbandmen saw him, ground, and thy, children within thee : they rcasoned among themselves, saring and they shall not leave in thee one stone This is the heir : coine, let us kill him, upon another : because thou knewest that the inheritance may be ours. not the time of thy visitation.

15 So they cast hin out of the vine45 And he went into the temple, and yard, and killed him. Wiat therefore shall began to cast out then that sold therein, the lord of the vineyard do unto them? and them that bought,

16 He shall come and destroy these 46 Saying unto them, It is written, husband men, and shall give the vineyard My house is the house of prayer, but ye to others. And when they heard it, they have made it a den of thieves.

said, God forbid. 47 And he taught daily in the temple. 17 And he beheld them, and said, But the chief priests, and the scribes, and What is this then that is written, The the chief of the people sought to destroy stone which the builders rejected, the hiin,

same is become the head of the comer? 48 And could not find what they might 18 Whoscever shall fall upon that stone, da : for all the people were very atten

shall be broken :'out on whonisoever it tive to hear him.

shall fall, it will grind him to powder. CHAP. XX.

19 4 And the chieť priests and the 1 Christavoucheth his authority. 9 The scribes the same hour sought to lay hands

parable of the vineyard, 19 of giving on him; and they feared the people : tribute to Cesar, 27 Ofthe resurrection for they perceived that he had spoken ANDoce came to pass that you once of this paraile against then,

20 And they watched him, and sent in the temple, and preached the gospel, forth spies, which slould teign themthe chief priests and the scribes came selves just men, that they might take upon him, with the elders,

hold of his words, that so they might 2 And spake unto him, saying, Tell deliver him unto the power and authority us, By what authority doest thou these of the governor. things ? er who is he that gave thee this 2 Ånd they asked him, saying, MasQuthority

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Of the resurrection. Chap.xxi. Destruction of the temple foretold. 811 est rightly, neither acceptest thou the .' 44. David therefore calleth him Lord, person of any, but teachest the way of how is he then his son? God truly :

45 | Then in the audience of all the 22 Is it lawful for us to give tribute | people, he said unto his disciples, unto Cesar, or no?

46 Beware of the scribes, which de23 But he perceived their craftiness, sire to walk in long robes, and love greetand said unto them, Why tempt ye me? ings in the markets, and the highest

24 Shew me a pennyWhose image seats in the synagogues, and the chief and superscription haih it? They an- rooms at feasts; swered and said, Cesar's. .

47 Which devour widow's houses, and 25. And he said unto them, Render for a shew make make long prayers : therefore unto Cesar the things which the same shall receive greater damnation be Cesar's, and unto God the things

CHAP. XXI. which be God's.

5 The destruction of the temple and city 26 And they could not take hold of his in foretold. 25 The signs of the last day. words before the people, and they marvelled at his answer, and held their A No he looked up, and saw the rich

men casting their gifts into the

treasury. 27 | Then came to him certain of the 2 And he saw also a certain poor widSadducees (which deny that there is any ow, casting in thither two mites. resurrection and they asked him, 3 And he said, Of a truth I say unto 28 Saying, Master, Moses wrote unto you, that this poor widow hath cast in

any pian's brother die, having a more than they all. wife, and he die without children, that 4 For all these have of their abundance his brother should take his wife, and cast in unto the offerings of God: but she raise up seed unto his brother.

of her penury hath cast in all the living 29 There were therefore seven breth- that she had. fren: and the first took a wife, and died 5.1 And as some spake of the temple, without children.

how it was adorned with goodly stones, 30 And the second took her to wife, and gifts, he said, and he died childless.

6 As for these things which ye behold, 31 And the third took her; and in like the days will come, in the which there manner the seven also: And they left no shall not be left one stone upon another, children, and died.

that shall not be thrown down. 32 Last of all the woman died also, 7 And they asked him, saying, Mas33 Therefore in the resurrection, whiose ter, but when shall these things be? and, wife of them is she? for seven had her what sign will there be when these things to wife.

shall come to pass ? 54 And Jesus answering, said unto 8 And he said, Take heed that ye be tucm, The children of this world marry, not deceived: for many shall come in and are given in marriage:

my name, saying, I am Christ; and the 35. But they which shall be accounted time draweth near: go ye not therefore worthy to obtain that world, and the re- after them. surrection from the dead, neither marry, 9 But when ye shall hear of wars, and nor are given in marriage.

commotions, be not terrified: for these 36 Neither can they die any more: things must first come to pass; but the for they are equal unto the angels; and end is not by and by. are the children of God, being the chil- 10 Then said he unto them, Nation dren of the resurrection.

shall rise against nation, and kingdom 37 Now that the dead are raised, even against kingdom : Mises shewed at the bush, when he call- 11 And great carthquakes shall be in eth the Lord the God of Abraham, and divers places, and famines, and pestilenthe God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. ces: and fearful sights, and great signs

38 For he is not a God of the dead, but shall there be from heaven, of the living : for all live unto bim.

12 But before all these they shall lay 39( Then certain of the scribes answer their hands on you, and persecute you, *ing, said, Master, thou hast well said.

delivering you up to the synagogues, and 40 And after that, they durst not ask into prisons, being brought before kings him any question at all.

and rulers for my name's sake. 41 And he said unto them, How say 13 And it shall turn to you for a testhey that Christ is David's son?

timony. 42 And David himself saith in the 14 Settle it therefore in your hearts, not book of Psalms, The LORD said unto my to meditate before what ye shall answer, Lord, Sit thou on my right hand,

15 For I will give you a mouth and 43 Till I make thine enemies thy foot wisdom, which all your adversaries shal! soal.

not be able to gainsay nor resist.

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