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bute ? of their own children, or of Acat: 32. Mat. xvii. 26. strangers? Peter faith unto him, of Minift. 3.

Atrangers." Jesus' faith unto him, Then
27. are the children free. Notwithstanding;

left we should offend them; go thou 10
the sea, and caft an hook, and take up

the fish that first cometh up: and when
1, thou hast opened his mouth, thou shalt,

find a piece of money: thit take, and
give unto them for me and thee.

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Mar. ix. 33


ND being in the house, he asked

them, What was it that ye dispucted among your selves by the way? But 34. they held their peace : * for by the way «Luk.ix.46.

they had disputed among themselves Luk. ix. 47. who should be the greatest. * And Je

sus perceiving the thought of their Mar. ix. 35. heart, *he far down and called the

twelve, and faith unto them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all, and servant of all.






Anno * At the same time came the disciples Capernaum. #raco 32. unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest 1. Maç. xviii: Minift

. 3. in the kingdom of heaven? "and Jesus 2. b Mar. ix 36. called a little child unto him, and fet Luk.ix.47. him in the midst of them, * and when 36. Mar, ix.

he had taken him in his arms, he said:
unto them, Verily I say unto you , 3. Mat. xviii.

except ye be converted, and become
! as little children, ye shall not enter
” into the kingdom of heaven. Who-

4. « soever therefore shall humble himself

as this little child, the fame is greatest Mar.ix.37.“ in the kingdom of heaven. And si Luk.ix. 48." whoso shall receive one such little « “ child in my name receiveth me, and 37. Mar. ix.

* « whosoever shall receive me, receiveth « not me, but him that sent me; * for 48. Luk. ix.


, . “ he that is least among you all, the Mar. ix. fame shall be great.

d* But whoso 6. Mat. xviii. 42. (6 shall offend one of these little ones

which believe in me, it were better

for him that a milftone were hanged
" about his neck, and that he were

drowned in the depth of the sea.
“ Wo unto the world because of offen-
« ces: for it must needs be that offen-'I

ces come: but wo to that man by Mar.ix.43. so whom the offence cometh. Where- 8.

“fore if thy hand or thy foot offend
“thee, cut them off, and caft them

from thee: it is better for thee to en

ter into life halt or maimed, rather

" than having two hands or two feet, f Mat.xviii.“ ** to go into hell, into the fire that 43. Mar. ix.

. 8. “ never shall be quenched: where their

44. Çworm diech not, and the fire is not




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Mar. ix. 45.“ thee, cut it off: it is better for the cat32.


. to enter halt into life, than having

two feet, to be cast into hell, into " the fire that never shall be quenched

" where their worm dierh not, and the Mar. xviii. 9.“ fire is not quenched. ** And if thine Mar.ix.47.

eye offend thee, pluck it out and cast Mar. ix. 47." it from thee: *hit is better for thee - Mat. xviii.

to enter into the kingdom of God 9.
“ with one eye, than having two eyes,

to be cast into hell fire: where their
worm dieth not, and their fire is not

49. “For every one shall be falted with

fire, and every sacrifice shall be falted
50.s with falt. Salt is good: but if the

“ falt have lost his faltness, wherewith
« will you season it? Have falt in your
« felves, and have peace one with a-

« nother.
Mat. xvii. 10. 6 * Take heed that ye despise not

one of these little ones; for I say un“ to you, that in heaven their angels

“ do always behold the face of my Fa11. ther which is in heaven. For the son

s of man is come to save that which
12. was loft. How think ye? if a man

ço have an hundred sheep, and one of
"them be gone astray, doth he not
" leave the ninety and nine, and goeth

" into the mountains, and seeketh that
13.c which is gone attray? And if so be

« that he find it, verily I say unto you,
" he rejoyceth more at that sheep, than
of the ninety and nine which went



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not astray. Even so it is not the Capernaum. Ætat. 32. “ will of your father which is in hea-14. Mac. xviii.

ven, that one of these little ones “ should perifh.

“Moreover if thy Brother shall tref. 15.

pass against thee, go and tell him his
« fault between thee and him alone.
“ If he shall hear thee, thou hast gain-
ced thy brother. But if he will not 16
“ hear thee, then take with thee one or
“ two more, that in the mouth of two
« or three witnesses every word may be
c established. And if he shall neglect 17.

to hear them, tell it unto the church:
“ but if he negle&t to hear the church,
( let him be unto thee as an heathen
« man and a publican. Verily I say un 18.
“ to you, whatsoever ye shall bind on
“ earth, shall be bound in heaven : and
6 whatsoever ye shall loose on earth,
< (hall be loosed in heaven.
“ Again I say unto you, that if two 19.

shall agree on earth as touch-
ing any thing that they shall ask, it
u shall be done for them of my Father
5 which is in heaven. For where two 20.

or three are gathered together in my
name, there am I in the midst of


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" Then came Peter to him, and said, 21,

Lord, how oft fhall my brother sin
% against me, and I forgive him? till
• seven times? Jefus faith unto him, I 224
“ say not to thee, until seven times ;

but, until seventy times seven.


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Capernaum. 66. Therefore is the kingdom of hea. Anno
Mat. xviii. 23. ven likened to a certain king which Ætat. 32-

would take account of his servants.

And when he had begun to reckon,

one was brought to him which ought
“ him ten thousand talents. But for-

as much as he had not to pay, his
6 Lord commanded him to be fold,
c and his wife and children and all that

" he had, and payment to be made. 26" The servant therefore fell down and “ worshipped him, saying, Lord have

parience with me, and I will pay 27.“ thee all. Then the Lord of that ser

vant was moved with compassion, and " loosed him and forgave him the debt. 28." But the fame fervant went out, and

found one of his fellow servants

which ought him an hundred pence: " and he laid hands on him, and took

“ him by the throat, saying, pay me 29. « that thou owest. And his fellow fer

vant fell down at his feet, and be

sought him, saying, Have patience “ with me, and I will pay thee all. 30.

And he would not but went and " cast him into prison, till he should




pay the debt.


ic So when his fellow servants faw « what was done, they were very sorry,

" and came and told their Lord all that 32." was done. Then his Lord, after " that he had called him, said unto

him, O thou wicked servant, I forgave " thee all that debt because thou desi.

redit me. Shouldest thou not also have 33.



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