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Christ healeth

S. LUKE. 30 And, behold, there arelast|m4 And they held their peace. which shall be first, and there and he took him, and healed are first which shall be last. him, and let him go; | 31 The same day there 5 And answered them, say. came certain of the Phari-ing, Which of you shall have sees, saying unto him, Get an ass or an ox:fallen intoa pit, thee out, and depart hence: and will not straightway puli for Herod will kill thee. him out on the sabbath day?

32 And he said unto them, 6 And they could not anGo ye, and tell that fox, Be- swer him again to these hold, í cast out devils, and I things. do cures to day and to mor- i 7 1 And he put forth a parow, and the third day I rable to those which were shall be perfected.

bidden, when he marked how 33 Nevertheless I must they chose out the chief walk to day, and to morrow, rooms; saying unto them, and the day following: for it 8 When thou art bidden of cannot be that a prophet any man to a wedding, sit perish out of Jerusalem. not down in the highest room; h 34 0 Jerusalem, Jerusa- lest a more honourable man lem, which killest the pro-than thou be bidden of him; phets, and stonest them that 9 And he that bade thee are sent unto thee; how often and him come and say to thee, would I have gathered thy Give this man place; and children together, as a hen thou begin with shame to doth gather her brood under take the lowest room. her wings, and ye would not! 10 But when thou art bid

35 Behold, your house is den, go and sit down in the left unto you desolate; and lowest room; that when he verily I say unto you, Ye that bade thee cometh, he may shall not see me, until the say unto thee, Friend, go up time come when ye shall say, higher: then shalt thou have Blessed is he that cometh in worship in the presence of the name of the Lord. them thatsitatmeat with thee. f CHAP. XIV.

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ND it came to pass, as he himself shall be abased; and one of the chief Pharisees to shall be exalted. eat bread on the sabbath day, d 12 [ Then said he also to that they watched him. him that bade him, When

2 And, behold, there was thou makest a dinner or a a certain man 'before him supper, call not thy friends, which had the dropsy. nor thy brethren, neither thy

3 And Jesus answering kinsmen, nor thy rich neighspake unto the lawyers and bours; lest they also bid thee Pharisees, saying, Is it law- again, and a recompense be fulto heal'on the sabbath day? I made thee.

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S. LUKE.

the dropsy. 30 And, behold, there arelast|m4 And they held their peace, which shall be first, and there And he took him, and healed are first which shall be last. him, and let him go; | 31 ( The same day there 5 And answered them, saycame certain of the Phari- ing, Which of you shall have sees, saying unto him, Get an ass or an ox,fallen intoa pit, thee out, and depart hence: and will not straightway puli for Herod will kill thee. him out on the sabbath day?

32 And he said unto them, 6 And they could not anGo ye, and tell that fox, Be- swer him again to these hold, í cast out devils, and I things. do cures to day and to mor- i 71 And he put forth a parow, and the third day I rable to those which were shall be perfected.

bidden, when he marked how 33 Nevertheless I must they chose out the chief walk to day, and to morrow, rooms; saying unto them, and the day following: for it 8 When thou art bidden of cannot be that a prophet any man to a wedding, sit perish out of Jerusalem. not down in the highest room; h 34 O Jerusalem, Jerusa- lest a more honourable man Jem, which killest the pro-than thou be bidden of him; phets, and stonest them that 9 And he that bade thee are sent unto thee; how often and him come and say to thee, would I have gathered thy Give this man place; and children together, as a hen thou begin with shame to doth gather her brood under take the lowest room. her wings, and ye would not! 10 But when thou art bid

35 Behold, your house is den, go and sit down in the left unto you desolate: and lowest room; that when he verily I say unto you, Ye that bade theecometh, he may shall not see me, until the say unto thee, Friend, go up time come when ye shall say, higher: then shalt thou have Blessed is he that cometh in worship in the presence of the name of the Lord, them thatsitatmeat with thee. f_CHAP. XIV.

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went into the house of he that humbleth himself one of the chief Pharisees to shall be exalted. eat bread on the sabbath day, d 12 Then said he also to that they watched him. him that bade him, When

2 And, behold, there was thou makest a dinner or a a certain man before him supper, call not thy friends, which had the dropsy. nor thy brethren, neither thy

3 And Jesus answering kinsmen, nor thy rich neighspake unto the lawyers and bours; lest they also bid thee Pharisees, saying, Is it law. again, and a recompense be ful to heal on the sabbath day? made thee,

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The lost sheep.

S. LUKE. The prodigal son. he be of you that forsaketh house, and seek diligently not all that he hath, he can- till she find it? not be my disciple.

9 And when she hath found t 34 Salt is good: but if the it, she calleth her friends salt have lost his savour, and her neighbours together, wherewith shall it be sea- saying, Rejoice with me; for soned?

I have found the piece which 35 It is neither fit for the I had lost. Jand, nor yet for the dung- t 10 Likewise, I say unto hill; but men cast it out. He you, there is joy in the prethat hath ears to hear, let sence of the angels of God him hear.

over one sinner that repentf CHAP. XV.

eth. THEN drew near, unto i 11 And he said, A certain

him all the publicans had : and sinners for to hear him. 12 And the younger of them

2 And the Pharisees and said to his father, Father, scribes murmured, saying, give me the portion of goods

This man receiveth sinners, that falleth to me. And he and eateth with them. divided unto them his living. 239 And he spake this para- 13 And not many days afble unto them, saying, ter the younger son gathered

4 What man of you, having all together, and took his an hundred sheep, if he lose journey into a far country, one of them, doth not leave and there wasted his subthe ninety and nine in the stance with riotous living. wilderness, and go after that 14 And when he had spent which is lost, until he find it? all, there arose a mighty

5 And when he hath found famine in that land; and he it, he layeth it on his should- began to be in want. ers, rejoicing.

15 And he went and joined 6 And when he cometh himself to a citizen of that home, he calleth together his country; and he sent him infriends and neighbours, say- to his fields to feed swine. ing unto them, Rejoice with 16 And he would fain have me; for I have found my filled his belly with the husks sheep which was lost. that the swine did eat; and t? I say unto you, that like no man gave unto him. wise joy shall be in heaven c 17 And when he came to over one sinner that repent himself, he said, How many eth, more than over ninety hired servants of my father's and nine just persons, which have bread enough and to need no repentance.

spare, and I perish with i 8 | Either what woman hunger! having ten pieces of silver, if 18°I will arise and go to she lose one piece, doth not my father, and will say unlight a candle, and'sweep the to him, Father, I have sin

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